Tag Archives: JK Rowling

US Premiere of J.K. Rowling’s “Who Do You Think You Are?” Episode to Air!

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Previously aired in the UK, J.K. Rowling's quest to discover more about her ancestry will air for US fans this week. Read on to find out how you can tune in and join Jo on her journey to France, which reveals some surprising facts along the way! Read More »

If Your Favorite “Potter” Characters Had Tinder

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Some use Amortentia, others use Tinder. Read More »

Epilogue: 19 Weeks Later

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Can you imagine what the wizarding world would look like 19 weeks after the Battle of Hogwarts? Read More »

“Harry Potter” and “Divergent”: Abnegation

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A life of selflessness awaits the members of Abnegation as we consider who from the "Potter" world would choose this faction as their home. Read More »

Epilogue: 19 Days Later

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A miniseries speculating what may have occurred in the wizarding world between the end of the final battle and the epilogue at King's Cross. What happened 19 days after Voldemort fell? Read More »

The Things We Lost: Remembering Sirius Black

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How Sirius Black's death helped us process our own losses and feel less alone. Read More »

Social Roundup: Rowling on a roll

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Struggling to stay on top of ALL of Rowling's tweets? You're not alone! But don't worry, we've got your back. From Newt excitement to US wizarding schools, here are this week's highlights. Read More »

Lovely, Wonderful, Loony Luna Lovegood Appreciation Post

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In any other medium, Luna would’ve been a Manic Pixie Dream Girl. However, JKR deftly avoids this one-dimensional idealization and hands the readers one of the most fascinating characters in the HP ‘verse. Read More »

J.K. Rowling is editing the next “Cormoran Strike” novel

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J.K. Rowling has revealed on Twitter that she, or rather Robert Galbraith, is currently in the process of editing the next book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, "Career of Evil". Read More »

Social Roundup: British elections, “slyther-ins,” and some sound advice

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This week's social roundup takes a look at the UK elections, a meme that's finally serving something good, and some glorious wisdom from the queen herself. Need we say more? Read More »

Pottermore updates hints that new and exciting things are to come!

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Today Pottermore underwent an update resulting in many changes, and they also revealed that users can expect to see new chapters coming very soon! Read more about the changes and what is yet to come! Read More »

“MuggleCast”: Episode 277, “On That Newt…” now available!

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Hot on the heels of new "Fantastic Beasts" casting updates, your "MuggleCast" hosts have assembled, with special guest returning host Matt Britton, to discuss actor Eddie Redmayne, whom "Variety" reports is the "favorite" choice for the role of Newt Scamander. Fun segments and J.K. Rowling Twitter recaps abound in this, the 277th episode of "MuggleCast". Read More »

VIDEO: Watch J.K. Rowling launch Lumos USA at Empire State Building

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We posted yesterday about J.K. Rowling's launch of Lumos USA, the New York City branch of the author's charity that works to end the institutionalization of children around the world. Rowling launched the new branch by publishing an article about the necessity of Lumos's work and by holding a press conference atop the Empire State Building. Today, we've got video of her announcement. Read More »

J.K. Rowling launches Lumos USA with touching plea to end institutionalization

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J.K. Rowling and Lumos today announced the launch of Lumos USA, which will be based out of New York City. Read More »

Jonny Campbell, director of “The Casual Vacancy”, reveals intriguing information about the series!

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Our friends over at AlwaysJKRowling.com recently had the chance to sit down with Jonny Campbell, the director of "The Casual Vacancy" TV adaption. Find out which actor Jonny was looking forward to working with and if they lived up to his expectations! Read More »

In support of a Newt of color: Diversity in the wizarding world

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Who will play Newton Scamander? The most recent rumors suggest that "Doctor Who" star Matt Smith is Warner Bros’ top pick for the role. Plenty of "Harry Potter" fan sites—MuggleNet included—have speculated on the young actor who would end up taking the role of the wizard zoologist living in New York in the 1920s. One common thread? Nearly all of the proposed potential actors have been white. Read More »

JKR/Galbraith tour: First 15 cities revealed!

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The first 15 cities in J.K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith's 2016 world tour have been revealed! Now fans all across the world can attend this once-in-a-lifetime event! Read More »

J.K. Rowling announces 2016 worldwide signing tour!

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In what just may be the best news of the year (or of our lives!), J.K. Rowling has announced that in 2016 she will launch a worldwide signing tour! Read More »

New clips of J.K. Rowling and Rupert Grint from “Tom Felton Meets the Superfans”

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New clips featuring J.K. Rowling and Rupert Grint have been released in anticipation of Tom Felton's documentary, "Tom Felton Meets the Superfans" - see them here! Read More »

UPDATED: J.K. Rowling visits the British School in Nepal, talks “Potter” play titles

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J.K. Rowling brings magic to the students of the British School in Nepal, talks about the "Potter" play, and gives advice to creative writers! Listen to the interview and see photos of her visit here! Read More »