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2009-06-25 11:00:00

Sixth installment of the beloved film series storms into theaters Wednesday, July 15 BURBANK, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Bros.

2009-04-30 06:00:00

World premiere of exhibit showcases more than 200 authentic props and costumes from the films CHICAGO, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Harry Potter: The Exhibition will make its world premiere today at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, the only Midwest location on the exhibit's U.S. tour.

2009-04-29 07:00:00

CHICAGO, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Harry Potter: The Exhibition makes its world premiere on April 30, 2009, at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago, the only Midwest location on the exhibit's U.S. tour.

2009-04-01 08:00:00

First New York Times Best-Selling Author to Go 'Indie' on Smashwords LOS GATOS, Calif., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move likely to send shock waves through the book publishing industry, author J.K.

2009-02-24 19:37:33

Bidding for a softcover, first edition copy of Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone is up to $15,000, a rare book dealer in Dallas said Tuesday. The auction is being conducted online now and at Heritage Auction Galleries in Dallas March 6-7.

2008-12-04 10:04:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Harry Potter fans rejoice! With just 48 hours to go until J.K.

2008-10-04 18:00:16

By MARK JEFFERIES GEE WIZZ - Harry Potter is back in action with a truly spell- binding cast. As our exclusive pictures of the forthcoming Half-Blood Prince show, Oscarwinner Jim Broadbent will be working his magic in the sixth Harry Potter movie.

2008-09-22 12:00:25

Fans of Harry Potter are keeping the magic alive online and in bookstores, schools, libraries and homes all across the country with fans re-reading the series and new fans starting at the beginning. There are anniversaries to celebrate, a new charity book in December from J.K.

2008-09-17 09:00:36

PLANS for Harry Potter author JK Rowling to star in a special Christmas edition of Doctor Who were dropped after actor David Tennant said it sounded like a spoof. Doctor Who writer Russell T Davies first wanted the Edinburgh- based author to write an episode of the science fiction show.

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