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Tag: Harry Potter

Sep.
19th

‘Harry Potter’ and ‘Thrones’ star Natalia Tena to appear at Emerald City Comicon

British actress Natalia Tena, known for her roles in the “Harry Potter” films and HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” is the fourth celebrity guest announced for next year’s Emerald City Comicon.

The pop culture extravaganza will take place March 1-3 at the Washington State Convention Center. Tena will appear all three days.

Harry Potter fans know Tena as the mysterious Tonks in “The Order of the Phoenix,” “The Half-Blood Prince” and “The Deathly Hallows” 1 and 2. She currently can be seen on the hit HBO series “Game of Thrones” playing the wildling Osha.

Here’s more from the announcement:

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April
1st

The Weasley Twins cause hearts to flutter at Emerald City Comicon

Oliver and James Phelps, the identical twins who play the Weasley twins in the Harry Potter films, wowed a full house of fans today at Emerald City Comicon. Several young female fans could barely contain their excitement when they asked the young men questions.

I hosted the twins at their fan panel so I wasn’t able to make notes or take photos but here are the highlights:

– They look different. Not only from their characters but from each other. First, they have dark brown hair. James’ is long, Oliver’s is short. The guys said over the course of

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March
29th

George Takei leads star-studded roster at Emerald City Comicon

It all starts tomorrow: Three days of pop culture fandemonium at Emerald City Comicon.

Read my interview with George Takei here.

Tomorrow, we’ll publish an interview with Jon Bernthal of AMC’s “The Walking Dead.”

All weekend I’ll be blogging from ECCC and on Sunday I’ll interview James and Oliver Phelps on stage at 1 p.m. They’re the Weasley twins from the “Harry Potter” films.

In addition to Takei, Bernthal and the Phelps men other media stars include “Battlestar Galatica’s” Edward James Olmos and “Game of Thrones’ ” Jason Momoa. Most will be speaking at fan panels, signing autographs

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