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Basagan ng Trip with Leloy Claudio: The importance of literature

Sep 02, 2018 - 1:25 AM

Leloy Claudio talks to Harry Potter professor Frances Sangil about the importance of literature in our lives

LOOK: New book covers for 'Harry Potter' 20th anniversary

Jun 12, 2018 - 10:35 AM

The new paperback covers, by bestselling author and award-winning artist Brian Selznick, are set to hit shelves in July – Harry's birth month

HARRY POTTER. New covers commemorate the 20th anniversary of the book series. Images courtesy of Scholastic Asia.

Alan Rickman's private letters from 'Harry Potter' era revealed

May 29, 2018 - 11:15 AM

The letters include one from 'Potter' author JK Rowling, who thanked Rickman for his portrayal of her 'most complex character'

SEVERUS SNAPE. Alan Rickman is known for portraying the mysterious wizard in the ‘Harry Potter’ series. Screenshot from YouTube.com/ WarnerBrosPictures

'Hold my butter beer': Stan Lee tweets about Marvel-Harry Potter 'crossover'

May 29, 2018 - 9:53 AM

JK Rowling hasn't responded to Stan's tweet just yet. @ him, JK, why won't you?

PROFESSOR STRANGE? Marvel legend Stan Lee jokes about a Marvel and Harry Potter crossover. Screenshot courtesy of Marvel Studios

'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' review roundup: Microtransactions mar the magic

Apr 26, 2018 - 3:56 PM

Early reviews position the game as an equivalent of a first-year Hogwarts student's first handmade potion: it's likely to have mixed results, and may even feel weird after your first sip

A HOGWARTS MYSTERY. Does the game live up to its hype? Check out our review roundup!

WATCH: First ‘Fantastic Beasts 2’ trailer brings fans back to Hogwarts

Mar 14, 2018 - 8:32 AM

Wands (and hearts) at the ready!

RETURN TO HOGWARTS. The new trailer for 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' show several scenes inside the beloved wizarding school. Screenshot from YouTube.com/WarnerBrosPictures

LOOK: New photo from 'Fantastic Beasts 2' shows dashing young Dumbledore

Jan 16, 2018 - 1:31 PM

Here's your favorite Hogwarts headmaster, minus the long white beard and half-moon glasses

THE YOUNG DUMBLEDORE. Jude Law plays the role of one of the Wizarding World's most loved characters. Photo from Facebook.com/Pottermore

Berita selebriti hari ini: Rabu, 13 Desember 2017

Dec 13, 2017 - 5:50 PM

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Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 8 Desember 2017

Dec 08, 2017 - 10:22 PM

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Vandals deface a prehistoric tomb with 'Harry Potter' symbols

Nov 28, 2017 - 12:00 PM

Authorities are now investigating the incident that happened in Vigo, Spain

VANDALIZED. The 4,000-year old tomb is defaced by apparent Harry Potter fans. Photo from Twitter.com/9GagTweets

LOOK: First photo, title of ’Fantastic Beasts 2’

Nov 16, 2017 - 11:12 PM

Newt and the gang, plus a young Albus Dumbledore make an appearance in this first look

WIZARDING WORLD. The cast of 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' includes new and returning characters. Screengrab from Facebook.com/FantasticBeastsMovie

Aquino on war on drugs, Tropical Depression Salome, Angkas shutdown | Evening wRap

Nov 09, 2017 - 7:55 PM

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After Pokemon Go, Niantic announces Harry Potter AR game

Nov 09, 2017 - 10:37 AM

Players will get to experience JK Rowling’s Wizarding World: learn spells, fight legendary beasts, and team up with other players

WIZARDS UNITE! Niantic Labs is bringing the wizarding world of Harry Potter to your mobile phones! Photo from Niantic Labs

LOOK: What is Newt Scamander up to in the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ sequel?

Oct 07, 2017 - 1:00 PM

We smell trouble for our favorite magizoologist

NEWT SCAMANDER. Looks like wizard is in for another adventure. Photo from Twitter.com/fantasticbeasts

This Harry Potter feast will take you straight to Hogwarts

Sep 22, 2017 - 12:00 PM

No need to board the Hogwarts Express

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Potterheads unite to celebrate Harry Potter’s '19 Years Later' epilogue

Sep 01, 2017 - 10:00 PM

Don’t we all wish we were at King’s Cross right now?

Photo from Twitter.com/Pottermore

Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 4 Agustus 2017

Aug 04, 2017 - 6:43 PM

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New 'Harry Potter' books to be released in 2017

Jul 20, 2017 - 5:33 PM

One of the new books is about the subjects Harry studied at Hogwarts while the other is about mystical topics like alchemy witchcraft and magical creatures

Dua buku Harry Potter akan rilis akhir tahun ini!

Jul 20, 2017 - 9:26 AM

Perilisan ini dalam rangka memperingati 20 tahun sejak buku pertama Harry Potter terbit

DUA BUKU. Merayakan 20 tahun sejak terbitnya buku Harry Potter pertama, dua buku baru siap rilis Oktober mendatang. Foto dari akun Instagram @pottermore

J. K. Rowling marks 'wonderful' Harry Potter anniversary

Jun 26, 2017 - 11:37 PM

20 years ago today a world that I had lived in alone was suddenly open to others It s been wonderful Rowling tweets

WATCH: Potterhead Quiz: Kids vs Adults

Jun 26, 2017 - 11:28 PM

We put the old guard of Potterheads to the test by seeing how well they would fare against the young kids who are discovering Harry Potter today

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Jun 26, 2017 - 8:28 PM

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KUIS: Lo pikir lo tau tentang Harry Potter?

Jun 26, 2017 - 2:07 PM

Apakah kamu fans Harry Potter sejati? Tes pengetahuanmu dengan kuis ini

ULANG TAHUN. Buku 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' pertama kali dirilis 26 Juni 1997. Foto oleh Lillian Suwanrumpha/Rappler

Marawi ceasefire, De Lima, Harry Potter | Midday wRap

Jun 26, 2017 - 1:43 PM

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Hari ini, buku pertama Harry Potter genap berusia 20 tahun

Jun 26, 2017 - 12:35 PM

Harry Potter and the Philosopher s Stone pertama kali dirilis 26 Juni 1997

DUA PULUH TAHUN. Senin, 26 Juni, kisah Harry Potter berulangtahun ke-20. Buku ini telah diangkat ceritanya ke film dan diterjemahkan ke banyak bahasa dan juga memiliki taman hiburan sendiri di AS dan Jepang. Foto dari akun Instagram pottermore

Hogwarts, horcruxes and hippogriffs: Harry Potter turns 20

Jun 26, 2017 - 12:21 AM

The first book about The Boy Who Lived turns 20 years old on June 26 2017

J.K. Rowling: creator of magic who dazzled the world

Jun 25, 2017 - 11:41 PM

The author celebrates 20 years of Harry Potter

Harry Potter play to open in New York in spring 2018

May 05, 2017 - 10:55 AM

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is making its Broadway debut at the Lyric Theater

Jude Law dipastikan akan memerankan Dumbledore muda

Apr 13, 2017 - 9:04 AM

Aktor asal Inggris ini akan bergabung di sekuel Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Jude Law akan memerankan Dumbledore muda saat ia masih menjadi guru di Hogwarts. Foto dari akun Instagram lawjude.

SAKSIKAN: Alasan Ian McKellen menolak peran Dumbledore

Apr 06, 2017 - 9:39 AM

Terkadang ketika aku melihat poster Mike Gambon kupikir itu adalah aku ujarnya

Aktor asal Inggris, Ian McKellen, menjelaskan mengapa ia menolak peran sebagai Dumbledore. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube BBC News.

WATCH: Here's why Ian McKellen turned down Dumbledore role

Apr 05, 2017 - 1:05 PM

Sometimes when I see the posters of Mike Gambon I think sometimes it is me says Ian

Berkenalan dengan Nicholas Filbert, ilustrator sampul buku Harry Potter

Mar 14, 2017 - 4:34 PM

Nicholas terpilih sebagai ilustrator sampul buku Harry Potter edisi Bahasa Indonesia Buku Harry Potter dicetak ulang karena stoknya habis namun masih banyak yang mencari

Ilustrator sampul buku Harry Potter, Nicholas Filbert, saat diwawancarai Rappler di Jakarta pada Maret 2017. Foto oleh Diego Batara/Rappler

British actor John Hurt dies

Jan 28, 2017 - 1:04 PM

UPDATED John Hurt dies after battling pancreatic cancer

Aktor pemeran Ollivander dalam film ‘Harry Potter’ meninggal dunia

Jan 28, 2017 - 11:49 AM

John Hurt meninggal dunia di usia 77 tahun

OLLIVANDER. Aktor asal Inggris John Hurt meninggal dunia di usia 77 tahun. Foto oleh Niklas Halle'N/AFP

Copa del Rey: Libas Real Sociedad 5-2, Barcelona ke semifinal

Jan 27, 2017 - 10:52 AM

Denis Suarez mencetak 2 gol Ia disebut mirip Harry Potter

Handwritten J.K. Rowling fairytales sold at UK auction

Dec 14, 2016 - 4:06 PM

The copy of The Tales of Beedle the Bard reaches approximately 467 000 in the sale at Sotheby s auction house in London

Tak hanya liga sepak bola, kini Inggris memiliki liga Quidditch

Nov 18, 2016 - 4:29 PM

Kini siapapun yang tertarik bisa merasakan pengalaman menangkap Snitch di kehidupan nyata

Dipopulerkan lewat kisah Harry Potter, kini Quidditch mulai dimainkan di dunia nyata. Foto dari akun twitter Ouest-France14.

Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 14 Oktober 2016

Oct 14, 2016 - 9:51 AM

Pantau terus laman ini untuk mengetahui perkembangan berita selebriti pada Jumat 14 Oktober 2016

WATCH: Final 'Fantastic Beasts' trailer released

Sep 29, 2016 - 12:12 AM

Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander tracks down all the magical creatures that have escaped form his case in the first full trailer of the upcoming movie

EDDIE REDMAYNE. Eddie Redmayne stars as newt Scammander in the upcoming 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' film. Screengrab from YouTube/TheEllenShow

Ini dia pemain baru Game of Thrones musim ketujuh

Sep 01, 2016 - 11:02 AM

Musim baru serial Game of Thrones masih akan tayang pada musim panas 2017 Namun tambahan pemain di musim penayangan ketujuh sudah mulai diumumkan

Aktor senior Jim Broadbent (67) sudah dipastikan akan terlibat dalam produksi serial Game of Thrones musim ketujuh yang akan tayang pertengahan tahun 2017. Foto oleh Justin Tallis/AFP

'Harry Potter' play tops French bestseller list – in English

Aug 11, 2016 - 10:50 AM

The French edition of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is scheduled for release on October 14

BESTSELLER IN FRANCE. Over 36,000 English-language copies of the script of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' have been sold in France in the first week, propelling it to the top of the GFK/Livres Hebdo bestseller list. In this picture, the 'Cursed Child' books are displayed at a bookstore in Hong Kong, China. File photo by Jerome Favre/EPA

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Aug 04, 2016 - 7:56 PM

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'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' book makes record UK and US sales

Aug 04, 2016 - 11:50 AM

The print version of the Cursed Child play sells more than 680 000 copies in the United Kingdom since being released last July 31

RECORD SALES. Piles of the print version of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One & Two' are pictured inside Waterstones bookstore on Piccadilly in central London early in the morning of July 31, 2016, during the midnight party celebrating its release. File photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

'Fantastic Beasts' sequel in development; release set for 2018

Aug 03, 2016 - 11:35 PM

The Harry Potter movie spin off s sequel is scheduled to be released in November 2018

Screengrab from YouTube/Warner Bros. Pictures

25 mysterious 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' photos – and what they reveal

Aug 02, 2016 - 3:02 PM

See photos from the London production of the Cursed Child stage play with all its magic

Photo by Manuel Harlan, courtesy of Pottermore

National Book Store claims exclusive distribution rights to 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'

Aug 02, 2016 - 11:26 AM

National Book Store claims in an official statement that its competitor has brought in unauthorized copies of Cursed Child saying that distribution rights in the Philippines are traditionally assigned to US publishers

EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS? National Book Store is claiming exclusive rights to distributing the 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' in the Philippines with its partner publishing company, Scholastic. Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Harry Potter's return in the 'Cursed Child': 10 things you need to know

Aug 01, 2016 - 9:54 PM

Now that the rehearsal script has dropped in bookstores all over the world we find out what happened to Harry Potter his friends – and yes his kids

Photo by Manuel Harlan, courtesy of Pottermore

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Aug 01, 2016 - 8:16 PM

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JK Rowling confirms end of 'Harry Potter': 'Harry is done now'

Aug 01, 2016 - 4:11 PM

JK Rowling says that in Cursed Child Harry Potter goes on a very big journey during these two plays and then yeah I think we re done

'WE'RE DONE.' JK Rowling at the red carpet of the 'Cursed Child' gala premiere. Photo from Pottermore (Pottermore.com)

LOOK: Stars celebrate return of 'Harry Potter' in 'Cursed Child' play, book

Aug 01, 2016 - 3:17 PM

Entertainment figures have celebrated the return of Harry Potter with the Cursed Child play and book

HERMIONE, ALBUS, AND SCORPIUS. Emma Watson, who played Hermione in the 'Harry Potter' movies, meet Sam Clemmett and Anthony Boyle, who play Albus Severus Potter and Scorpius Malfoy in the 'Cursed Child' play. Photo from Facebook/Emma Watson