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J.k. Rowling

  1. harry potter
    Just What We Need: More Harry PotterEven wizards have high-school reunions.
  2. lgbtq
    Voldemort Himself Defends J.K. Rowling“I can’t understand the vitriol directed at her,” Ralph Fiennes said.
  3. video games
    Hogwarts Legacy Can’t Escape J.K. RowlingAdding a trans-inclusive character creator doesn’t make up for the author’s transphobia.
  4. culture
    Who Did J.K. Rowling Become?Deciphering the most beloved, most reviled children’s-book author in history.
  5. log off
    John Cleese Supports J.K. Rowling, Mocks Trans Rights on TwitterCleese is receiving criticism for making cruel “jokes” instead of being chill.
  6. casting
    Mads Mikkelsen Might Replace Johnny Depp in Fantastic BeastsMikkelsen is reportedly in early talks.
  7. weekend update
    Pete Davidson Says J.K. Rowling’s Anti-Trans Stance Ruined His Harry Potter Ink“I didn’t know J.K. Rowling was gonna go all Mel Gibson on us,” he explains on Weekend Update.
  8. books
    J.K. Rowling Has Done It AgainOutrage is mounting after reports that the author’s new book contains “a cis male serial killer who dresses as a woman.”
  9. “#canceled”
    J.K. Rowling Says She’s Returning Her Kennedy Human Rights AwardRowling’s is “a position that I categorically reject,” Kerry Kennedy said in a statement.
  10. oh no
    J.K. Rowling Triples Down on TransphobiaThe author has unleashed an 11-tweet rant that appeared to conflate hormone therapy and conversion therapy.
  11. terfs
    J.K. Rowling Says Gay People Are Experiencing ‘a New Kind of Conversion Therapy’“Many, myself included, believe we are watching a new kind of conversion therapy for young gay people.”
  12. terfs
    Harry Potter Fan Sites Disavowa Kedavra J.K. Rowling for Her Anti-Trans StanceConsider her She Who Must Not Be Named.
  13. the industry
    Hachette U.K. Stands by J.K. Rowling After Anti-Trans CommentsThe group plans to publish Rowling’s new children’s book The Ickabog.
  14. lgbtq
    Emma Watson and Rupert Grint Say Expelliarmus to J.K. Rowling’s TransphobiaThe Harry Potter stars have condemned her comments.
  15. jk rowling
    Warner Bros. Responds To J.K. Rowling’s Shocking Commitment to Being Transphobic“The events in the last several weeks have firmed our resolve as a company to confront difficult societal issues.”
  16. we regret to inform you
    J.K. Rowling Explains Her Anti-Trans Comments With More Anti-Trans CommentsShe wrote a 3,670-word blog post. Like half her books, it’s simply too long.
  17. accio
    Eddie Redmayne Criticizes J.K. Rowling’s Transphobic Comments“I wanted to make it absolutely clear where I stand.”
  18. oh no
    What Did J.K. Rowling Say This Time?The author’s latest comments about sex and gender have revived accusations of transphobia.
  19. trans rights
    Daniel Radcliffe Responds to J.K. Rowling’s Anti-Trans Tweets“Just as a human being, I feel compelled to say something at this moment.”
  20. not now
    J.K. Rowling Somehow Decides Now’s a Good Time to Double Down on Her TransphobiaIt’s never the time, but now is very much not the time.
  21. accio
    J.K. Rowling Fact-Checks Some ‘Utter Nonsense’ About Harry Potter’s Origins“I was thinking of putting a section on my website about all the alleged inspirations and birthplaces of Potter.”
  22. story time
    Let Daniel Radcliffe Read the First Chapter of Harry Potter to YouWe demand a celebrity reading of “My Immortal” next.
  23. controversy
    Ricky Gervais Under Fire for Transphobic ‘Joke’ TweetsA Twitter user asked Gervais, “So are you telling a joke or taking a stance? Cause if it was a joke it fell flat.”
  24. interesting times
    Andrew Sullivan: What We Know About Trump Going Into 2020He changed American politics in some foundational — even productive — ways. But we can’t let him destroy our political institutions.
  25. trans rights
    What Is J.K. Rowling Talking About?The billionaire author has jumped to the defense of a woman let go from her job for anti-trans comments.
  26. the potterverse
    Fantastic Beasts Takes ‘Come to Brazil’ Twitter Literally, Sets Next Film in RioThe whole cast is returning.
  27. how mysterious
    One Neat Trick to Writing Great Mystery PlotsThe critic and author of the Charles Lenox series advises doing what Michelangelo did, but backward.
  28. let’s makeup
    J.K. Rowling Is a Lipstick NowA Charlotte Tilbury lipstick, to be precise.
  29. culture
    When Will J.K. Rowling Confirm the Rest of Our Wizard Sex Theories?Does the Knight Bus host a sex party called Knight of Play, yes or no?
  30. harry potter
    J.K. Rowling Details Dumbledore, Grindelwald Love Affair, Which You’ll Never SeeThe true crime of Grindelwald was stealing a man’s heart. Also, all those other crimes he did.
  31. scams
    J. K. Rowling’s Assistant Reportedly Scammed the Hell Out of HerShe allegedly spent thousands on candles and luxury cats.
  32. movies
    Macaulay Culkin Sent J.K. Rowling His ResumeHe’s looking to go from Pagemaster to fantastic beast master.
  33. movies
    Not Everyone Is Loving the New Fantastic Beasts Sequel TrailerA big reveal has some fans exasperated.
  34. dream casting
    Jessica Williams Joins J.K. Rowling to Announce Her Fantastic Beasts CharacterAt the intermission of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’s Broadway premiere, no less.
  35. harry potter
    Dumbledore Won’t Be ‘Explicitly’ Gay in the Fantastic Beasts Sequel“But I think all of the fans are aware of that,” director David Yates said of the wizard’s sexuality.
  36. movies
    Daniel Radcliffe on Johnny Depp Casting: ‘I Can See Why People Are Frustrated’“I can see why people are frustrated with the response that they were given.”
  37. fantastic beasts and where to find them
    Harry Potter Author Defends Casting Johnny Depp Despite Abuse AllegationsDepp was accused of emotional and physical abuse by his ex-wife, Amber Heard.
  38. fiction
    13 More Things You Didn’t Know About Your Favorite Fictional CharactersDumbledore was gay and Princess Leia had a PhD, but what else don’t we know?
  39. niche drama
    This Week in Drama: J.K. Rowling Fake News, Bridezilla Defeated, Dueling Pierogi We recap the pettiest squabbles, juiciest feuds, and other niche drama you didn’t know you were living for every week.
  40. fairy tales
    J.K. Rowling Copied Her Unpublished Fairy-Tale Manuscript Onto a Dress“I don’t know whether it will ever be published.”
  41. fantastic beasts and where to find them
    The Fantastic Beasts Sequel Will Be a Globe-trotting Wizard ChaseWe still don’t know whether a Johnny Depp–Jude Law romance is in the cards.
  42. theft
    J.K. Rowling Asks Fans to Help Find Stolen Harry Potter PrequelThe 800-word manuscript was never published.
  43. severus snape
    J.K. Rowling Has Apologized for Her Most Egregious Harry Potter Death“Please don’t start flame wars over it.”
  44. advice
    25 Famous Women on FearStories and advice from Shonda Rhimes, Stevie Nicks, Jenna Lyons, and more.
  45. it’s complicated
    25 Women on Being FamousZadie Smith, Adele, J.K. Rowling, and more on what it’s really like in the spotlight.
  46. WATCH: J. K. Rowling Roasts Trump Fans Threatening to Burn Harry Potter BooksJ.K. is not here for the Twitter trolls.
  47. novel novels
    J.K. Rowling Is Writing a New Novel That’s Actually by J.K. RowlingAnd a new Robert Galbraith book.
  48. harry potter books
    Rare J.K. Rowling Book Nabs $470,000 at AuctionBehold the jewel-encrusted and handwritten Tales of Beedle the Bard.
  49. tilda
    Here’s Why Tilda Swinton Dislikes Harry PotterIt has to do with Hogwarts in particular.
  50. fantastic beasts and where to find them
    J.K. Rowling: Fantastic Beasts Will Span WWIIFrom 1926 to 1945.
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