Posts tagged "harry potter"

Emma Watson’s Dramatic Vogue Cover

Holy moly Hermione! "Harry Potter" actress Emma Watson looks more glamorous than ever on the cover of the July issue of Vogue. I am loving her glossy wine-colored lips, sleek hair, and dramatic brows. [Vogue's Tumblr]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 13, 2011

“Ravenclaws”: A Harry Potter “Friday” Parody

Rebecca Black's "Friday" parodies — there are many. But this Harry Potter one, called "Ravenclaws," is delightfully fresh feeling. YouTube user Ginnyisaprincess put together this clip in a mere 11 hours. Someone's got mad video-editing skillz, yo. [YouTube via The Mary Sue]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 1, 2011

Watch A Scene From “Harry Potter And The Deathly Hollows: Part 2″

This weekend, I finally got around to watching "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows: Part 1" -- Dobby the House Elf, never forget -- and it's got me super psyched for Part 2, which is, of course, the final film in the "Harry Potter" series. Part 1 was amazing and I understand, in theory, why…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 18, 2011

Today’s Lady News: “Harry Potter” Actress Brother Guilty Of Assault Over “Non-Muslim” Dating

The brother of "Harry Potter" actress Afshan Azad, 22, who played Padma Patil in the series, has pled guilty to assaulting her at the family's Manchester, England, home when he learned she was dating a non-Muslim. Ashraf Azad, 28, and his father allegedly began screaming that Afshan was a whore while the brother assaulted her.

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 21, 2010

Emma Watson Turned To Her Co-Stars For Help Decoding Men

"When I was on the set with Daniel and Rupert, it was normally me who went to the guys with the questions about guys because I don't pretend to understand the male gender. I'm just like, 'What is going on here? What should I be doing? I don't understand.' So they've helped me out a…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 22, 2010

How Harry Potter Can Help Your Relationship

In honor of the Potter nerd in all of us, we re-imagined eight magical objects from the Harry Potter world in the context of how they could benefit our not-always-magical love lives.

By: YourTango.com / November 20, 2010

Watch The “Harry Potter” Stars Say “Mozzarella Sticks” With American Accents

Good news: you can hear the words "Charlie Sheen" and not want to barf! I know you want to know how: Just listen to the stars of "Harry Potter" try to pronounce words in "American accents." Boo-yah! Let's have some mozzarella sticks at the Olive Garden and watch. [MTV]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 18, 2010

Daniel Radcliffe Says Emma Watson Is A “Vigorous” Kisser

"I always thought it was going to be this soft sensual sort of moment, and suddenly there was this vigorous kissing happening to me. But then, I'm not complaining. There are tens of thousands of men that would cut off limbs to be in that position." Daniel Radcliffe is one to kiss and tell. Well,…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 12, 2010

Emma Watson Not Gonna Strip, Do Drugs To Shake Up Her Rep

"I'm not going to get my kit off or snort cocaine in a film, just to leave Hermione behind. I don't want everyone to forget me as Hermione. I'm really proud of her." Emma Watson assures us that she won't be taking on racy roles to try to get rid of her good girl image…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 9, 2010

Harry Potter Cross-Dresses

Since I am one of the 10 people on planet Earth who has never read the Harry Potter series, I was curious as to what was happening in this newly released clip from "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" shown during the Spike Scream Awards. In it, Daniel Radcliffe rocks a white lace bra and…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 21, 2010

Harry Potter And The Holograms

Showtime, Hogwarts! Harry Potter and the gang get an ironic makeover, are finally ready to start that '80s-inspired synth band. [BuzzFeed]…

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 14, 2010

New “Harry Potter And The Deathly Hollows” Trailer

I know no matter how much excitement I express about this new "Deathly Hollows" trailer, there will be about 10,000 Harry Potter fans who are more overwhelmed than I am. So, instead, I will just say after seeing an appearance by my favorite Brit, Bill Nighy, a bouquet of bogus Harrys, and a whole bunch…

By: Kelli Bender / September 24, 2010

“Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows”: Hold Onto Your Broomsticks, The Trailer Is Here

Confession: I have only read up to the fifth book in the Harry Potter series. And if there is anything that's going to make me regret that lazy choice, it's this trailer right here. "Epic" is the only word suitable for this teaser. The franchise seems to know it's a big freaking deal, dubbing itself…

By: Kelli Bender / June 29, 2010

The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Finally Opens

I have no shame in telling the world that I love Harry Potter. My mom and I read the first book together, and I've been hooked ever since. Yes, dear readers, I was the one who had the next book release marked in my calendar, and no, I did not stand in line at Barne…

By: Lauren Gold / June 17, 2010

The “Harry Potter” Cast Gets Emotional As Filming Comes To An End

Remember middle school? It is the ultimate awkward span of life—you are no longer a cute little kid and not quite a "young woman," instead you are at some uncomfortable in-between. My middle school years can be simplified into a tragic set of bangs, an unexplainable draw to synthetic shirts with tigers on them and…

By: Kelli Bender / May 27, 2010

Beware! Harry Potter Will Lure Kids Into The Dark Arts

There are always some crazy Christian fundamentalists out there trying to find corruption in, oh, everything. In case you were thinking the Harry Potter series was light, mindless entertainment for young people, think again. Apparently, the consumption of Harry Potter subtly encourages children to adopt a Wiccan lifestyle. I mean, just think of all the…

By: Ami Angelowicz / April 9, 2010

J.K. Rowling Might Write More Harry Potter Books — We Have Some Plot Ideas

J.K. Rowling celebrated Easter at the White House, reading to some kids and answering questions about the future of Harry Potter. According to the The Washington Post, Rowling said she doesn't have explicit plans to write another Harry Potter tome, but she certainly hasn't ruled out the idea. "Maybe 10 years from now," she said.

By: Catherine Strawn / April 8, 2010

Shockingly, VS Angel Thinks She’d Make A Good Bond Girl

"I kind of see myself less as the girl riding a broomstick and holding a wand and more as a girl emerging from an explosion, with a gun." Victoria's Secret Angel Rosie Huntington-Whitely on her response to rumors about her being featured in an American version of "Harry Potter." We're not surprised that she'd choose…

By: Lily Q / March 31, 2010

Wizards Are So Hot That They Set Hogwarts on Fire

A pyrotechnic malfunction? Please. Something tells me that a rambunctious Twihard is behind this. Last Friday, the set of the infamous "Harry Potter" wizardry school, Hogwarts, caught fire. Rumors erupted in London tabloids that the whole set was completely destroyed and that precious Daniel Radcliffe was filming when the blaze started. Both of these "facts"…

By: Kelli Bender / March 24, 2010