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Alan Rickman Was 'Frustrated' While Playing Snape in 'Harry Potter'

New details about Alan Rickman‘s career are coming to light after a box of his personal letters were put up for auction.

The late actor, who died of cancer in 2016, kept a letter from Harry Potter producer David Heyman and it’s included in the collection.

In the letter, Heyman thanked Rickman for his work on Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, the second film in the franchise.

“Thank you for making HP2 a success. I know, at times, you are frustrated but please know that you are an integral part of the films. And you are brilliant,” Heyman said.

Rickman wrote a note titled “Inside Snape’s Head” while filming Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. He said, “It is as if [director] David [Yates] has decided that this is not important in the scheme of things i.e. teen audience appeal.”

The collection of memorabilia is worth more than $1.2 million, according to The Independent.

Emma Watson Has a 'Harry Potter' Reunion with 2 of Her Co-Stars!

Emma Watson, Matthew Lewis, and Tom Felton had a Hogwarts reunion, and there’s a photo of the trio!

“School mates #hogwartsalumni,” Tom posted the photo on his Instagram account.

If you don’t know, Emma, Tom and Matthew starred in all of the Harry Potter movies together. Emma played the role of Hermoine Granger, Tom played the role of Draco Malfoy, and Matthew played the role of Neville Longbottom. So nice to see them all back together again!

Check out the reunion photo below…

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Fergie Gets 'Magical' Birthday Surprise from Son Axl Dressed as Harry Potter - See the Pic!

Fergie got the cutest gift ever from her son Axl for her birthday!

The singer took to Instagram on Tuesday (March 27) on her 43rd birthday to share a photo of her 4-year-old son dressed as Harry Potter.

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“My most magical birthday gift ever #AxlJack,” Fergie captioned the below photo of Axl dressed in a robe, Gryffindor-colors tie, and glasses with a lightning bolt scar drawn on his forehead while waving around a wand.

Check out the adorable photo below!

my most magical birthday gift ever #AxlJack

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Daniel Radcliffe Reacts to Johnny Depp's 'Fantastic Beasts' Casting Controversy

Johnny Depp‘s casting in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald has been criticized following allegations against the actor and now Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is reacting to the controversy.

The casting has since been defended by Warner Bros., writer J.K. Rowling, and director David Yates.

“It’s a very hard thing for me,” Daniel told EW about the controversy.

“I can see why people are frustrated with the response that they were given from that … I’m not saying anything that anybody hasn’t already said – and this is a weird analogy to draw – [but] in the NFL, there are lots of players arrested for smoking weed and there is other people’s behavior that goes way beyond that and it’s tolerated because they’re very famous players,” Daniel said. “I suppose the thing I was struck by was, we did have a guy who was reprimanded for weed on the [original Potter] film, essentially, so obviously what Johnny has been accused of is much greater than that.”

Jamie Waylett, who played the role of Vincent Crabbe in the first six Harry Potter movies, was let go from Deathly Hallows after he was arrested for growing marijuana plants.

Harry Potter's '19 Years Later' Day Has Arrived - 9/1/17!

The end of the final Harry Potter book, “The Deathly Hallows,” gives us a look into the characters’ lives 19 years later and the day featured in the novel has finally arrived!

September 1, 2017 is the official “19 Years Later” day and fans across the world are celebrating the occasion.

In the book and movie, we saw Harry Potter and his wife Ginny Weasley send off their son Albus Severus Potter to Hogwarts. Also on their way to school are Rose Granger-Weasley and Scorpius Malfoy, all of whom are characters featured in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.

“Today’s the day Albus Severus Potter boards the Hogwarts Express at King’s Cross for the first time #19yearslater,” author JK Rowling remembered on Twitter.

It gets even better when you see that muggles gathered in London’s King’s Cross Station to celebrate said day and it makes us sad that we aren’t there too.

Together, a packed crowd counted down the minutes until 11 a.m. – the exact time when the Hogwarts Express promptly departs the station. How cool is this?