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Eddie Redmayne & Katherine Waterston Premiere 'Fantastic Beasts' in New York!

Eddie Redmayne and Katherine Waterston‘s new movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them hits theaters next week, but they just slayed the red carpet at the world premiere!

The co-stars posed together while attending the event held at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall on Thursday (November 10) in New York City.

Also in attendance were stars Zoe Kravitz, Ezra Miller, Alison Sudol, Faith Wood-Blagrove, and writer JK Rowling. Earlier in the day, the cast attended a press conference for the film.

Harry Potter star Evanna Lynch and Eddie‘s wife Hannah also walked the carpet, among others!

FYI: Eddie is wearing a Polo Ralph Lauren suit. Katherine is wearing a Ulyana Sergeenko dress. Zoe is wearing an Alexander McQueen dress, earrings, and bag, Alexander Wang shoes, and Chopard rings. Hannah is wearing a Gucci gown.

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J.K. Rowling Stands Up to Trolls on Election Night, Gives Hope for Future: 'Challenge Racism, Misogyny, & Hatred'

J.K. Rowling, author of the “Harry Potter” book series, did not stand for any trolls bullying her on Election Night (November 8).

When one fan told her to stop speaking to the trolls, she responded, “Ramon, I know you mean well, but tonight of all nights I’m going to say it. Ignoring spite, and hate, and bullying, doesn’t work. The easy thing is to be silenced because you don’t want the insults. The easy thing is to look the other way when it’s happening to others. The easy thing is to keep your head down & let the bullies run amok. The right thing to do is to challenge racism, misogyny and hatred. I don’t give a damn what trolls feel. Speaking up is about letting the people who are being intimidated know they’re not alone.”

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'Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them' Will Be 5 Total Movies!

Check out this brand new special poster for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them!

Author J.K. Rowling hosted a special Facebook Live Q&A on Thursday (October 13) during which she revealed that the story will play out in five movies total!

“.@jk_rowling has just confirmed the magic continues in a total of FIVE MOVIES! We can’t wait! #FantasticBeasts,” the official movie account tweeted.

Also in attendance at the event were Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, and Dan Fogler, with Colin Farrell and Jon Voight joining via satellite from Los Angeles.

Fantastic Beasts opens in 1926 as Newt Scamander (Redmayne) has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures.

Arriving in New York for a brief stopover, he might have come and gone without incident…were it not for a No-Maj (American for Muggle) named Jacob, a misplaced magical case, and the escape of some of Newt’s fantastic beasts, which could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds.

The film hits theaters on November 18. Watch the stream below:


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J.K. Rowling's Final 'Magic in North America' Short Story Drops

The third and final installment in a collection of new original writing, Magic in North America, by J.K. Rowling has been released!

Titled The Magical Congress of the United States of America (MACUSA), the short story explores the roots of America’s secret wizarding governing body and is available exclusively on pottermore.com.

The story “reveals how MACUSA was formed and tracks the odyssey of its various headquarters as it moved from an enchanted edifice in the Appalachian Mountains to Williamsburg, Virginia; Baltimore, Maryland; Washington, D.C.; and, finally, to New York City, where it was magically modified to be hidden from No-Majs (the American term for Muggles).”

The Magical Congress of the United States of America also dishes background details about the upcoming movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, out on November 18.

WILL YOU BE READING this final installment?

J.K. Rowling Reveals Her Own 'Harry Potter' Patronus

J.K. Rowling is allowing fans to find out their own Patronus animal!

In fact, the 51-year-old Harry Potter author revealed hers to be a pine marten when she originally took the test “ages ago,” but now it has changed!

“As many of you have now realised, the @pottermore Patronus Test is finally live!” J.K. tweeted. “I took the @pottermore test (which I wrote) ages ago when it was a work in progress and got a pine marten Patronus. I was happy, because…… my fondness for weaselly creatures is well documented. However, when we finalised the @pottermore test last week I took it again…… and found that it had changed (which, as we know, can happen). My new Patronus has personal associations and I like it even better…… so as far as I’m concerned, the @pottermore test works! Here’s my Patronus…It’s a heron :)”

You can take the test over at Pottermore.com.