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# JK Rowling

This year
Harry Potter TV series announced with JK Rowling set to executive produce
Warner Bros Discovery said the series will be “a faithful adaptation” of the boy wizard’s stories.
Last year
JK Rowling working with police after receiving threat following Rushdie tweet
The Harry Potter author shared screenshots of the potential threat to Twitter.
All time
Complaint over panellist on Today FM's Last Word calling JK Rowling 'transphobic' upheld by BAI
The BAI said the broadcast of this statement without challenge was “not fair”.
'I read, watch movies, listen to music... My life, as a trans woman, is very ordinary indeed'
‘People out there will tell you being transgender is as simple as filling in a form. I can assure you that it is not,’ writes Aoife Martin.
JK Rowling publishes new blog post after controversial comments about transgender women
The Harry Potter author wrote about aspects of her troubled past in a blog post.
JK Rowling criticised for tweets about transgender people
On Twitter, Rowling mocked the use of the term ‘people who menstruate’.
JK Rowling announces new fairytale for children will be published free online
The Harry Potter author said she wrote The Ickabog 10 years ago.
JK Rowling voices support for woman sacked after transgender tweets
Maya Forstater lost her job after tweeting that she opposed proposals to reform the UK Gender Recognition Act.
JK Rowling sues her former personal assistant over alleged unauthorised shopping sprees
The former assistant has denied the claims made by Rowling.
Kathy Griffin and J.K. Rowling were among those furious at a racist depiction of Serena Williams in a cartoon
Australian cartoonist shared the image on Twitter this morning.
JK Rowling shared this Irish artist's depiction of her as a chicken on Twitter
When asked if she liked the portrait she said that ‘like isn’t a strong enough word’
Ian McKellan expressed his disappointment that Dumbledore won't be 'explicitly gay' in the new Fantastic Beasts movie
JK Rowling revealed that Dumbledore was gay in 2007.
12 of the most emotional responses to the anniversary of Dobby the Elf's death today
‘Here lies Dobby, A Free Elf.’
Fans are disappointed that J.K. Rowling isn't highlighting Dumbledore's sexuality in the new Fantastic Beasts movie
Director David Yates said that Dumbledore won’t be “explicitly” gay in the upcoming film.
JK Rowling has defended Johnny Depp's casting in the Fantastic Beast films
Fans are unhappy with Depp’s involvement due to the assault allegations made against him by his ex-wife Amber Heard.
JK Rowling has defended Johnny Depp's casting in the Fantastic Beast films
Fans are unhappy with Depp’s involvement due to the assault allegations made against him by his ex-wife Amber Heard.
Even J.K Rowling is fuming over Kevin Myer's offensive Sunday Times column
‘This filth was published in the Sunday Times’.
Poll: Have you read any of the Harry Potter books?
Give it to us straight. Be honest.
Two new Harry Potter books to be published this year
The books expand on the universe of the Harry Potter series.
12 lovely memories you will have if you grew up with Harry Potter
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is 20 years old today. Can you believe it?
JK Rowling asked people to help a Dublin student find an important bag - and it worked
Thank you, JK Rowling!
A Harry Potter prequel handwritten by JK Rowling has been stolen
Author JK Rowling has appealed to Harry Potter fans and the public to help return it.
JK Rowling expertly trolled Piers Morgan... by sharing a lovely article he wrote about her in 2010
“Just been sent this! Could the writer let me know who he is?” We see you, Joanne.
Piers Morgan has had a rough 24 hours of it...
The controversial pundit has been fighting with JK Rowling and many more over Donald Trump.
JK Rowling would like fans to stop 'making plans' for her death, thanks very much
A meme detailing a future memorial for the author is being shared on Twitter. Bit grim, lads!
JK Rowling's running Twitter battle with Trump supporters has produced some gems
“Unless you’re actually a hooded chihuahua, I’m pretty sure I win on the ‘not hiding’ front.”
Trump called out China today for its 'unpresidented' act in stealing a US drone
It took Trump and his team 87 minutes to correct the spelling of his barbed tweet.
Ronnie O'Sullivan: I could be the new JK Rowling!
The snooker star compared himself to Harry Potter author while promoting his new novel.
JK Rowling sent a wonderful message to the funeral of one of the Orlando victims
“To Luis, who died for love.”
JK Rowling had a brilliant response to being asked how she balanced writing and motherhood
Now *this* we can get behind.
JK Rowling just made the most touching gesture to a fan on Twitter
What a woman.
JK Rowling inspired a brilliant Twitter beef between two Scottish libraries
Orkney vs. Shetland — whose side are you on?
JK Rowling responded to a hater on Twitter in the best way possible last night
Well played, Joanne.
JK Rowling had some heartfelt words for a fan asking for help on Twitter
Another reason to love her.
JK Rowling procrastinates just as much as us so everything is OK
Good to know.
JK Rowling thinks Donald Trump is worse than Voldemort
Is Trump really as nasty as He Who Must Not Be Named?
Somebody has used the pages of Harry Potter to build a perfect Hogwarts
And it’s thoroughly impressed the internet.
Fan of Harry Potter? You might need to plan a trip to Toronto
You’ll be a home at this bar.
This Toronto bar has wonderful details only Harry Potter fans will appreciate
Mischief managed.
Is it time JK Rowling stopped talking about Harry Potter?
Saturation, or still exciting?