harry potter

This Study On Dating & Hogwarts Houses Proves What You Suspected About Slytherins

Potterheads know that your can learn a lot about a person from their Hogwarts House. It can give you clues to the kind of friend they will be, hint at their sex life, indicate their literary taste, and, according to new data from OkCupid, it can…
By Sadie Trombetta

Tom Felton Wants To Play James Bond One Day, But First He's Going To Outer Space

Tom Felton has proven time and again that he's so much more than Draco Malfoy, his brooding, villainous and complicated Harry Potter alter ego. But still, it’s impossible to deny that his portrayal of the iconic character is what cultivated a fan…
By Taylor Maple

J.K. Rowling Reveals Why She Wrote 'Fantastic Beasts' — But Fans Are Still Divided Over It

When Potterheads first got wind of the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film franchise, many of them were ecstatic. But a few years and several controversies later, and the excitement has at least somewhat dulled. Still, there are plenty of…
By Sadie Trombetta

Brush Up On The First ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Before You Apparate To The Theater For The Sequel

On Nov. 16, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald comes to theaters and muggles will again be transported into author J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World. The new film will pick up a year after Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them left off,…
By Angelica Florio

Goyle From 'Harry Potter' Is Now An MMA Cage Fighter & The Video Is Truly WILD

Yes you read that headline right: Goyle from Harry Potter is now a cage fighter. Well howdy do, that is quite the career change. I mean maybe it wouldn't be for the decidedly brutish Gregory Goyle himself, but fighting in a big old cage is quite a…
By Aoife Hanna

J.K. Rowling Used The Perfect George Orwell Quote To Speak Out Against The White House

In response to the White House's decision to revoke CNN correspondent Jim Acosta's press pass, J.K. Rowling has taken to Twitter, posting a chilling quote from 1984. The Harry Potter author retweeted a video posted by Sarah Huckabee Sanders, which…
By Maddy Foley

This Video Of Harry Potter Alums Emma Watson & Tom Felton On A Skateboard Is So Magical

Here's something Harry Potter fans always needed without realizing it: An Instagram video of Hermione Granger and Draco Malfoy on a skateboard together. In a post to her Instagram, Emma Watson supported Tom Felton and his new show Origins with a few…
By Sophy Ziss

J.K. Rowling Is Suing Her Former Assistant & The Reason Why Is Truly Wild

As a Harry Potter fan and someone who exists in the world, I expect to see news about the series or about its author, J.K. Rowling, at least once a week. Rowling is pretty prolific on Twitter — writing updates, sharing her thoughts, answering old…
By Kerri Jarema

Evanna Lynch AKA Luna Lovegood Says ‘Harry Potter’ Fans Will LOVE Jude Law As Dumbledore

For those Harry Potter fans who are a little nervous to see a young Albus Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald, maybe Luna Lovegood can help quell those fears. See, the actor who played Luna, Evanna Lynch is excited to see Jude…
By Shannon Carlin

17 Gifts For Your BFF Who Loves Peter Kavinsky, Harry Potter, And Jane Austen

With November well on its way, the holiday season is officially upon us. But before you go freaking out about how much you still have to do and what little time you have to do it with, take a deep breath. Because I'm here to help you figure out the…
By Kerri Jarema

This Harry Potter Fan Wrote J.K. Rowling A Letter When They Were 11 — They Just Got An Answer

Social media is not typically where I go to find any semblance of "magic." But Harry Potter author J.K Rowling gave fans a small bit of it when she took to the platform to answer a recently unearthed fan letter. Here's how it all went down: Twitter…
By Kerri Jarema

15 Stocking Stuffers For The Reader In Your Life Who Seems To Own EVERY Book

Searching for a small, but meaningful, gift for someone on your holiday list? I've picked out 15 of the best literary stocking stuffers money can buy for the list below, so check them out before you do any more holiday shopping. Thanks to websites…
By Kristian Wilson

Justin Bieber Crying In A Harry Potter-Themed Bar Is The Most Relatable He's Ever Been

Hey, are you OK? You OK? You OK, Bieber? Apparently not, because Justin Bieber was seen weeping at a Harry Potter bar in Florida, according to the Daily Mail. Not just crying, but weeping. And however you might feel about Bieber — and surely, you…
By Maitri Suhas

13 Harry Potter Items You Can Get At The New 'History Of Magic' Exhibit

The Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibit will be housed at the New-York Historical Society Museum & Library from Oct. 5 through Jan. 27, but even if you can't make it to Manhattan, you can still grab yourself some magical swag from the show.…
By Kristian Wilson

These Weird & Wonderful Books Are All Out Next Month, So That's Gifting Sorted

It is official: the clocks have gone back, the weather has taken a turn for the colder, and it is dark by 7 p.m. I think I can safely assume that we are not going to be having any more heat waves and we are on a one way trajectory to cosy, candle…
By Alice Broster

Harry Potter's Rupert Grint Is *Unrecognisable* In This New Agatha Christie Drama

Ever imagined an unsettling amalgam of Ron Weasley and a young Orson Welles? Imagine no more: your vision has been realised in the first official photo of Rupert Grint's The ABC Murders character, published in the Radio Times ahead of the Christmas…
By Emily Dixon

Williams Sonoma's New Harry Potter Items Just Made Holiday Shopping SO Much Easier

The holidays are almost upon us, and some new Harry Potter items just dropped at Williams Sonoma. Obviously, all 38 items should go on your holiday wishlist as soon as possible, but I have 13 that should be your top priority. Eagle-eyed Potterheads…
By Kristian Wilson

Boots Is Selling Harry Potter Makeup That Lets You Represent Your House In Style

Ever had a day when you felt a little run down, a little gross, maybe sat thinking "wow if only I could magic myself fabulous." Well, accio glamorous, looks like that haven of all things cosmetic, Boots, has got your bloomin back. And then some.…
By Aoife Hanna

These Harry Potter S'well Bottles Are Perfect For Your Butterbeer (And Water)

The holidays may still be a few months away, but I already know one thing that will be on every Potterhead's wish list: the new S'well Harry Potter water bottles. Available in four fun designs that pay homage to your favorite book series, these…
By Sadie Trombetta

The Actor Who Played George Weasley's Favorite Harry Potter Scene Is Iconic

If you think you're a Harry Potter fan, imagine how nostalgic you'd be about the series if you were actually a member of the cast. The actor who played George Weasley shared his favorite Harry Potter scene in a recent interview with Entertainment…
By Alexis Rhiannon