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See an Artist's Rendering of What J.K. Rowling's International Wizarding Schools Would Look Like

See an Artist's Rendering of What J.K. Rowling's International Wizarding Schools Would Look Like

Originally posted 02/08/2016 05:20PM

Ever wondered what a student at an African wizarding school would look like?

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J.K. Rowling Reveals Name and Location of American Wizarding School

J.K. Rowling Reveals Name and Location of American Wizarding School

Originally posted 01/30/2016 12:15PM

It might be time to give up on waiting for that letter from Hogwarts and start blaming your lack of magical skills on Ilvermorny.

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J.K. Rowling Uses Harry Potter to Call Out Donald Trump's Spokeswoman for 'Pure Breed' Comment

J.K. Rowling Uses Harry Potter to Call Out Donald Trump's Spokeswoman for 'Pure Breed' Comment

Originally posted 01/24/2016 05:50PM

J.K. Rowling may be a British citizen but she's still making her opinions about American politics known – with a little help from Hogwarts.

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J.K. Rowling Reveals the Secret She Told Alan Rickman About Playing Severus Snape

J.K. Rowling Reveals the Secret She Told Alan Rickman About Playing Severus Snape

Originally posted 01/18/2016 01:25PM

Before Alan Rickman wrapped his role as brooding Slytherin professor Severus Snape in the Harry Potter franchise, he revealed that author J.K. Rowling told him a "tiny piece of information" that helped him better understand the complexity and depth of his character.

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J.K. Rowling and Harry Potter Cast Mourn Loss of Alan Rickman: 'A Magnificent Actor & Wonderful Man'

Originally posted 01/14/2016 10:35AM

The death of Alan Rickman, the British stage and film actor widely known for his roles as Severus Snape in the Harry Potter films and as Hans Gruber in Die Hard, has sent ripples of sadness around the world.

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'Can't Wait': Emma Watson Tweets Her Approval of 'Black Hermione'

'Can't Wait': Emma Watson Tweets Her Approval of 'Black Hermione'

Originally posted 01/02/2016 07:55PM

While the brief Internet flap about casting black English actress Noma Dumezweni as Hermione in the new Harry Potter stage play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, was largely quashed by J.K. Rowling, who tweeted her support for the casting decision, there remained one voice notably absent from the conversation: Emma Watson.

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'Voldemort Was Nowhere Near as Bad' And More of J.K Rowling's Best Twitter Burns

'Voldemort Was Nowhere Near as Bad' And More of J.K Rowling's Best Twitter Burns

Originally posted 12/08/2015 03:40PM

J.K. Rowling gifts her Twitter followers with nuggets of genius on a daily basis. Whether she's dropping Harry Potter bombshells or encouraging fans to prove their naysayers wrong, the writer's feed is always bursting with her trademark empathy and wit.

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FROM EW: Harry Potter Prequel Reveals Hero in First Photo

FROM EW: Harry Potter Prequel Reveals Hero in First Photo

Originally posted 11/04/2015 01:15PM

Beasts stars Eddie Redmayne as world-famous magizoologist Newt Scamander, who embarks on an adventure in 1926 New York

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