Tim Roth has revealed he turned down the role of Snape in the Harry Potter films because he was worried he would end up just being known for that part.
The Harry Potter series and Bridget Jones’s Diary feature alongside classics such as Pride And Prejudice and Middlemarch in a new BBC list of 100 important English language novels.
An illustrated Harry Potter book and chef Tom Kerridge’s upcoming new healthy lifestyle offering are among titles set to help keep publisher Bloomsbury on track after a weak start to 2019.
A rare edition of the first Harry Potter book is expected to fetch up to £30,000 at auction after it was kept in a briefcase for more than 20 years.
A rare hardback Harry Potter book has fetched £27,500 at auction.
Aspiring witches and wizards no longer have to wait for their ticket to Hogwarts to be delivered by owl as one of Harry Potter’s acceptance letters goes under the hammer.
JK Rowling has donated £15.3 million to support research into the treatment of multiple sclerosis and similar conditions at a centre named after her late mother.
Stormzy, Ariana Grande and Harry Potter are among children’s top examples of modern day bravery, a new study has said.
Victoria Beckham has revealed that husband David stayed up until after midnight building a Lego Hogwarts castle for eight-year-old daughter Harper.
JK Rowling sparked speculation another Harry Potter film was in the works after posting a cryptic tweet about the stage play follow-up to her hugely popular books.
Hundreds of Harry Potter fans descended on King’s Cross station in London on Sunday to mark the first day back at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
Harry Potter stars Emma Watson and Tom Felton have reunited for a guitar lesson.
Films like Finding Nemo, Harry Potter and Zootopia promote animal awareness, not harm, a new study suggests.
Emma Watson posted a throwback photo on social media today to celebrate author JK Rowling’s 54th birthday.
A new Harry Potter augmented reality game inspired by Pokemon Go has launched a day early, tasking fans with collecting magical virtual objects and engaging in battles with creatures.
A first edition Harry Potter book is set to sell for around £30,000 at auction, despite signs of wear and tear.
A former personal assistant of JK Rowling has been ordered to repay £18,734 to the Harry Potter author after ruling she obtained the money fraudulently.
Priests at a Catholic parish in northern Poland have burned books, including the Harry Potter series, and other items that their owners said had evil forces.
Ralph Fiennes has said he still feels “delight” at being asked to star in films.
Warwick Davis has told of a “cherished” memory involving Alan Rickman and his daughter years ago while filming one of the final Harry Potter films.
Four towns and cities will be transformed when a collection of giant wands from the Wizarding World tour the UK and Ireland in aid of JK Rowling’s charity.
Harry Potter fans visiting the Warner Bros studio tour in London will soon be able to see the original set of Gringotts Wizarding Bank.
Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis has thanked fans after his wallet was returned to him, days after putting out a plea on social media.
David Tennant is launching his own podcast and will welcome Oscar-nominated actress Olivia Colman as his first guest.
Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis has asked for the return of an engraving from his wife after losing his wallet in East London.
The adventures of a boy wizard and a fantasy tale were the biggest draws at Aberdeenshire libraries last year, new figures show.
If your school had particularly disgusting bathrooms, think yourself lucky – at least you had toilets.
Rahul Mandal has fully embraced Christmas after 23 years living without the festive holiday.
Harry Potter film star Rupert Grint is challenging a ruling denying him a £1 million tax refund.
Tom Felton has said he is “more than happy” to be known for playing the character Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter film series.