Happy Christmas!

Christmas ornaments on tree

‎ ‘Twas the week before Christmas, and Ginny did say, “Dana, what shall we do for NL Christmas Day?” Dana puzzled a bit, and said at length long, “I really don’t know. Perhaps a little song?” “Or photos,” said Ginny, “some nice santa hats.” “Perhaps,” said miss Dana. “We should think on that.” But before they could blink, several days ... Read More »

Walk of Shame

Walk of Shame

Our latest parody is of Simon and Garfunkel’s hauntingly beautiful “Sound of Silence.” But don’t expect something lovely and folky! This song is called “Walk of Shame,” and it’s a chronicle of one Slytherin girl’s morning-after struggles as she does her best to secretively make her way back to the dungeons after a crazy night with a Hufflepuff. But what ... Read More »

Behind the Scenes — Flying in “We R Slytherins”

Ginny quidditch

One of our most frequently asked questions on our videos, particularly our Slytherin house-pride video, We R Slytherins, is how we did the visual effects for flying on brooms. We wanted to show you guys firsthand how we shot the scenes that were later edited into the video for the broom-mounted drag racing! We used a greenscreen and some sawhorses ... Read More »

We R Slytherins

Ginny in We R Slytherins

The first official music video from Not Literally:  “We R Slytherins”! A house pride anthem for serpents everywhere, “We R Slytherins” is a parody of Ke$ha’s “We R Who We R” and it features Ginny and Dana as Slytherins, proudly telling the world just what makes the green and silver house the best house at Hogwarts. Check out the lyrics ... Read More »

Ever wonder how Not Literally got started?

Ginny in her Ravenclaw-themed Friday parody

On Easter weekend of 2011, I was bored. Really bored. All three of my roommates were with their families for the day, and I had no idea what to do. So, logically, I decided to make a Ravenclaw-themed parody of Rebecca Black’s “Friday.” Okay, well…maybe that wasn’t terribly logical. But at the time, I was a part of a Hogwarts ... Read More »