Harry Potter™: The Exhibition to Premiere in France at La Cité du Cinéma in Paris

International Touring Exhibition Will Open on April 4, 2015
Tickets On-Sale now at www.ticketmaster.fr

December 16, 2014 – PARIS, France – This spring, French Harry Potter™ fans will celebrate as they step into the famous wizard’s magical world when Harry Potter: The Exhibition makes its French premiere. On April 4th, 2015, Harry Potter: The Exhibition, a 1,400 -square-meter immersive experience, will open its doors at LA CITÉ DU CINÉMA in Saint-Denis, film set 8 & 9, located in Paris. Tickets are now on sale at www.ticketmaster.fr. (more…)


United® Cutlery Unveils Line-Up of Replicas Inspired by The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Full Scale Prop Replicas are Now Available for Pre-Order…Let the Journey Continue!

Moultrie, GA – (Dec. 10, 2014)

United® Cutlery, manufacturer of licensed edged and adult collectibles for the entertainment industry since 1981, announced today the availability to pre-order replicas inspired by the highly anticipated motion picture The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, a production of New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (MGM). (more…)


Forever 21 Partners with Warner Bros. Consumer Products for a Limited Edition Collection Featuring Classic Animation

LOS ANGELES, CA (NOVEMBER, 2014)

Forever 21 and Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) announced today the launch of an exclusive collection of limited-edition women’s, men’s and children’s apparel and accessories featuring classic Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera animated characters. The WB x Forever 21 collection was designed and curated by apparel maker Jerry Leigh, in partnership with WBCP, for Forever 21. (more…)


Harry Potter Film Talent Robbie Coltrane, Michael Gambon, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps and Evanna Lynch to Appear at “A Celebration of Harry Potter” Event at Universal Orlando Resort

Three-Day Event to Feature Film Talent Q&A Sessions, a Wand Combat Masterclass, the Sorting Hat Experience and More

Orlando, Fla. (November 6, 2014) – Harry Potter film talent Robbie Coltrane, Michael Gambon, James Phelps, Oliver Phelps and Evanna Lynch are slated to appear at the second annual “A Celebration of Harry Potter” – a special event hosted by Universal Orlando Resort and Warner Bros. Entertainment. The event allows fans to celebrate all of Harry’s adventures, from the beloved books to the feature films. Creative talent also set to appear includes Paul Harris, the world’s only Wand Combat choreographer, Kazu Kibuishi, illustrator of Scholastic’s re-imagined Harry Potter book covers, and Eduardo Lima and Miraphora Mina of MinaLima, who established the visual graphic style of the Harry Potter films. (more…)


Universal Studios Japan serves its millionth Butterbeer, the popular beverage of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter!

Harry Potter fans gather to raise mugs of Butterbeer in celebration!

October 24, 2014 (Friday)

At 9:56 a.m. on October 24 (Friday) 2014, Universal Studios Japan celebrated serving its 1 millionth Butterbeer, the extremely popular beverage, since the grand opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Japan on Tuesday, July 15th, 2014.

In The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Japan, every day many guests enjoy drinking Butterbeer and showing off “Butterbeer mustaches,” just like in the Harry Potter films. On the 102nd day since grand opening, the one millionth Butterbeer was served. (more…)


HARRY POTTER: THE CREATURE VAULT

HARRY POTTER: THE CREATURE VAULT (Harper Design; on sale October 28, 2014; $45.00, 208 pages, full color photos and illustrations throughout; ISBN: 9780062374233) is the first book devoted exclusively to the fascinating process of bringing to life the creatures in the Harry Potter films. With full support from Warner Bros., the studio behind the enormously successful film franchise, HARRY POTTER: THE CREATURE VAULT is a comprehensive and delightful look at the memorable creatures that populate the magical world. From Dementors and goblins to merpeople and Chinese Fireball dragons, HARRY POTTER: THE CREATURE VAULT peers into the filmmaking archives to give readers an inside look at the magical creatures featured in the wizarding world of the Harry Potter films. (more…)