Hogwarts Radio: Harry Potter podcasting since 2008

Hogwarts Radio is a general entertainment HARRY POTTER podcast dedicated to discussing all things about J.K. Rowling's wizarding world! Tune in each episode to hear passionate fans just like you discuss the latest developments on the new 'Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them' film series, and SO MUCH MORE!
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Jan 31, 2019
  • The Hogwarts Radio crew is back in the studio this week to cover the past week's top news stories! Fantastic Beasts 3 filming has been pushed back to the the fall. What governed this decision? Was this a good move by WB?
  • A couple of Oscar nods for some Potter alumni, a discussion on Seamus Finnegan, and much more. Don't miss out! An all new episode is coming up next!
Jan 31, 2019

Welcome to Time Turner Thursdays a special feature of Hogwarts Radio that revisits some of our more popular episodes over the past 10 years. Episode 43 was released on April 8, 2010 and covers a wide variety of topics such as the big fire on set of Deathly Hallows Part 2 filming, Bloomsbury re-publishing the book series with all new artwork, a total review of the WWoHP theme park before it even opened and much more! Jeff shares the story of his lost cell phone on a ride at Universal Studios and the staff closing down the ride for more than 3 hours to retrieve it. Finally, the panel talks about how everything has stopped for Harry Potter. Although this episode was released almost 9 years ago, it remains one of our favorites! We hope you enjoy, and thank you for listening!

Hosts: Terrance Pinkston, Jr., Greyson Smith, Jeremy Baril, Jeff Guillaume, and Eric Scull.

  • Fire on the HP set! Was it as bad as what was reported?
  • Bloomsbury republishes the series complete with new artwork, is it too soon?
  • What would happen if Fawkes caught on fire, mid-flight?
  • Can we expect a revamp coming from Scholastic?
  • Wizard Wrock features Wands Upopens in new window, a Tik Tok parody by Laurel P.
  • Jeff and Eric give us a thourough review of the theme park
  • And Jeff gives us a rundown of the food we can expect
  • Eric loves the fish and gets more than he can bargain for
  • Jeff loses more than his lunch on one of the rides. His iPhone!
  • The ride is closed for more than three hours as crews work tirelessly to retrieve it.
  • "Everything has stopped to let Harry Potter happen. Everyone got out of the way, Disney, Busch Gardens..."
  • Hogwarts rave music takes over the second wrock break
  • Riddles for the HP know it all
  • "Wrong name" game actually reveals there are 50 Harry Potter books, and that Professor Flitwick is the real Half-Pint [Prince]!
  • Counting down to episode 50: Funniest moments in HR history
Jan 20, 2019
  • Join Terrance, Bailey, Luke, and Gretchen for episode 230 as they discuss superfans and Dean Thomas!
  • Did Dobby die because of his promise not to save Harry?
  • In the News: Crimes of Grindelwald gets a digital and physical release date, SyFy's superfan correspondants travelled to the Paris premiere of CoG, and we take a look at a piece of Potter history.
  • Announcements: We are looking for a part-time host! Email us at
  • Discussion: The hosts head back to their Dumbledore's Army discussion starting with Dean Thomas. Who were his parents? What was it like going to wizarding school? What was up with his relationship with Ginny?
  • The hosts play two truths and a lie and learn that Terrance loves Wendy's.
  • That's it for episode 230 - join us next week for episode 231! Stay Classy, Hogwarts!
Jan 17, 2019

Welcome to Time Turner Thursday’s a special feature of Hogwarts Radio that revisits some of our more popular episodes over the past 10 years. Episode 153 was released on February 6th, 2014 and discusses a big shakeup involving the future of Ron and Hermione. Listeners may remember The Sunday Times reporting J.K. Rowling had stated Harry and Hermione would have made a better couples match. This 6 person panel is fired up over the news and shares a wide variety of opinions.  

  • Where is the definitive line with canon?
  • Should New Media be considered?
  • What is the REAL reason J.K. Rowling paired Ron with Hermione?

Don't miss out as the Hogwarts Radio crew dives deep into the story and reads reactions from fans across the interwebs! This is one episode that will get Harry Potter fans talking about these stunning new (possible) revelations around the world!

Jan 13, 2019
  • Welcome to episode 229! Join Terrance, Gretchen, and Social Media Manager Sydney as they discuss the news and the way Fantastic Beasts has become about the Dumbledores.
  • Announcements: Don't forget to give us a review on iTunes, send us an email with your thoughts to be read on air, and find us on Patreon.
  • In the News: the illustrated Goblet of Fire has a release date, Crimes of Grindelwald was nominated for BAFTAs, and the new Cursed Child on Broadway cast has been announced!
  • Discussion: The hosts discuss some burning questions. Why do first years have Astronomy at midnight on a weeknight? Would Newt ever tame a Basilisk? WHY was Newt able to Accio the Niffler?
  • The hosts play a classic: Avada Kedavra, Amortenia, Imperio.
  • Thanks for joining us for episode 229. Tune in next week for episode 230!
Jan 6, 2019
  • Happy New Year and welcome to episode 228! Join Terrance, Luke, Bailey, and Gretchen for their first episode back together in... months?
  • If you're a first time listener, welcome! Be sure to check out our new feature, Time Turner Thursdays, and hear some highlights from our 10 years of podcasting.
  • Thank you to our current Patrons! You can check it out at If we can get 5 more Patrons, we will be able to increase our show to an hour and a half. More content! Yay!
  • In the News: You can now preorder "Crimes of Grindelwald" on Amazon, Chicago Muggles can check out Magic Leap One at the AT&T store, and Wizards Unite has dropped a new trailer.
  • The hosts discuss some lingering "Fantastic Beasts" thoughts and look forward to what we can expect in 2019.
  • Two Truths and a Lie: Harry Potter Edition.
  • Join us next week for episode 229!
Jan 3, 2019

Welcome to Time Turner Thursdays a special feature of Hogwarts Radio that revisits some of our more popular episodes over the past 10 years. Episode 143 was released on December 6, 2013.

Hosts Terrance, Greyson, Mary, Marissa, Jeanna and Adam discuss Whimsic Alley’s settlement with Warner Brothers, debate who would make a better James Bond: Daniel Radcliffe or Matt Lewis, and The Cuckoo’s Calling being nominated for an Audible award. The hosts read some emails, and Adam learns about Wrecking Your Loaf when an old moment from the show is revisited. The team looks Into the Mirror and dives deep into the mystery that is Rubeus Hagrid, dissecting his personality, life, and what he might see in the Mirror of Erised. To close out the show, we learn more about the Fantastic Beast of the week: the Ashwinder.