J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World Expands to the Delight of Fans Everywhere

In all but a few countries, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them apparated into theaters across the globe this week, and to the relief of many fans of the Harry Potter series, the film surpassed even the most magical of expectations. From opening to closing credits, the team behind Fantastic Beasts, including J.K. Rowling, David Yates, David Heyman, and Steve Kloves of Potter, provided audiences with … Continue reading J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World Expands to the Delight of Fans Everywhere

First Look at Key Characters in New ‘Unfortunate Events’ Trailer

Young readers growing  up in the early 2000’s spent many days and nights pouring over Lemony Snicket’s  A Series of Unfortunate Events stories, usually after picking up the latest installment at their school’s book fair. The story of the Baudelaire orphans is grim, to be sure, but the books were a great way to introduce middle schoolers to certain writing techniques like breaking the fourth wall, irony, … Continue reading First Look at Key Characters in New ‘Unfortunate Events’ Trailer

Official Trailer Celebrates the Women of the Gilmore Clan

Gilmore Girls fans have proven time and time again that we’re in it for the long haul, and thanks to Netflix and Amy Sherman-Palladino, we’ve been rewarded. Our first full-length look at the story of November’s episodes shows the return of plenty of beloved characters, including Jess, Sookie St. James, and Taylor Doose (also, why is Kirk at Friday night dinner?), save for one extremely … Continue reading Official Trailer Celebrates the Women of the Gilmore Clan

What to Expect from PBS’ ‘Hamilton’s America’ Documentary

The wait is almost over for tonight’s premiere of Hamilton’s America, a look at the history and work behind Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway phenomenon. Hamilton began as a brilliant idea, and grew into what many would call a masterpiece musical. Alexander Hamilton’s story, adapted by Miranda, has inspired countless fans to keep their eye on the prize, and do whatever it takes to get into the room where it happens. … Continue reading What to Expect from PBS’ ‘Hamilton’s America’ Documentary

The Cast of ‘Gilmore Girls’ Talk Nostalgia and Excitement Over New Season

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the Gilmore Girls series premiere, and the show’s friendship with Netflix has made it that much more of a phenomenon. Hundreds of Netflix subscribers who may not have ever seen Gilmore before have tuned-in in order to be a part of the hype of the incoming revival season. In celebration of today’s importance to the fandom, Netflix is serving … Continue reading The Cast of ‘Gilmore Girls’ Talk Nostalgia and Excitement Over New Season

On the Return of Darth Vader and Our Love of Villains

Fans of the Star Wars series received exciting news from Entertainment Weekly this summer when the publication previewed the cover of their Rogue One edition and dropped a ton of details about the major project all at once. Possibly the largest piece of news was the announcement that Darth Vader (once again voiced by iconic actor James Earl Jones) would indeed appear in the highly anticipated film, set to take place between … Continue reading On the Return of Darth Vader and Our Love of Villains

It’s ‘Harry Potter’ Weekend in More Ways Than One Thanks to Freeform and J.K. Rowling

Magic is undoubtedly in the air as we approach the end of the month of July, a time of year where Potterheads of all ages rejoice in observation of two very special birthdays. On July 31st, both J.K. Rowling and her boy-wizard creation celebrate yet another trip around the sun. It’s no surprise that the Potter fandom takes pride in their July 31st festivities, planning … Continue reading It’s ‘Harry Potter’ Weekend in More Ways Than One Thanks to Freeform and J.K. Rowling