J.K. Rowling News
Inside Look at 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'
Harry Potter fans around the world are anxiously waiting to find out what happens to the boy wizard in the eagerly anticipated “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two.” The story will hit U.S. bookshelves on July 31, the day after a play by the same name opens on London’s West End.
Celebrity Birthdays for the Week of July 31-Aug. 6
July 31: Actor Don Murray is 87. Jazz guitarist Kenny Burrell is 85. Actress Susan Flannery ("Bold and the Beautiful") is 77. Actress France Nuyen ("South Pacific") is 77. Singer Lobo is 73. Singer Gary Lewis of Gary Lewis and the Playboys is 71. Singer-guitarist Daniel Ash (Love and Rockets,
The Top 10 Audiobooks on Audible.com
Audible.com best-sellers for week ending July 15: Fiction 1. The Black Widow by Daniel Silva, narrated by George Guidall (HarperAudio) 2. The Collectibles by James J. Kaufman, narrated by Joe Barrett (Blackstone Audio) 3. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern, narrated by Jim Dale (Random House
Harry Potter Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' Featurette Released
Dry your tears, Potter fans. J.K. Rowling is about to deliver another fantastical film. The Harry Potter spinoff, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” is due to premiere in the fall and a new featurette has given us a glimpse into the mystical world she has created yet again. The preview
Here's What Celebs Are Saying About Brexit
In the monumental Brexit referendum, 51.9 percent of United Kingdom voters chose to leave the European Union , and naturally, the Twittersphere is exploding in response. Brits and non-Brits alike have taken to Twitter to voice their opinions, both in celebration and outrage. And, of course,
A List of Orlando Nightclub Shooting Victims
City, state and federal officials are still investigating the deadly nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, but have announced the names of most of the victims. Officials say 50 people died in the attack at Pulse Orlando, a gay nightclub, including the gunman. An additional 53 people were injured.
J.K . Rowling Had Unique Connection to Orlando Shooting Victim
J.K. Rowling is among the millions who are mourning the victims of Sunday's Orlando nightclub massacre that killed 49 people and injured 53 -- the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. The author of the bestselling " Harry Potter " series had a unique tie to one victim: Luis S. Vielma. Rowling, 50,
Daniel Radcliffe Is Skipping New Harry Potter Play in London
" Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" has started previews in London this week and "Harry Potter" star Daniel Radcliffe won't be attending the highly-anticipated play. Radcliffe famously played Potter in the movies, but the young actor knows that if he showed up to J.K. Rowling's new play inspired
London Mayor Invites Donald Trump to Visit England
London's first Muslim mayor is standing by his criticism of presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump , but he is now offering the real estate mogul an olive branch: an invitation to visit the city. Speaking on ITV network’s “Good Morning Britain,” Mayor Sadiq Khan invited Trump to come to London