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Yesterday, news broke that David Yates, the director of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, will “not explicitly” reference young Dumbledore’s sexual orientation. Last year, author J.K. Rowling hinted that Dumbledore’… Read The post J.K. Rowling Snaps at Fans Outraged Over ‘Not Explicitly Gay’ Dumbledore appeared first on Towleroad.
Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has responded to the outcry over director David Yates's comment that Albus Dumbledore will not be "explicitly gay" in the Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them sequel. And her answer is what we'd expect...
Dumbledore is gay. This is a known thing in Harry Potter lore. But, when asked about how the character's love life might be portrayed in the upcoming Fantastic Beasts sequel, director David Yates made it seem as though that part of the future Hogwarts headmaster's life will be... minimised. More »
The author weighed in on fans' objections to director David Yates comment
Director David Yates has revealed that Fantastic Beasts 2 will not bring up Albus Dumbledore's homosexual relationship with Gellert Grindelwald.
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindewald gives a first look at a young Dumbledore, but his sexuality won’t be a part of the storyline. Director David Yates recently spoke about Dumbledore and his relationship with Grindewald. “Not explicitly,” he told EW about the film exploring his sexuality. “But I think all the fans are aware [...]
Albus Dumbledore—whom author JK Rowling famously revealed was gay months after she published the seventh Harry Potter book—will not be overtly gay in this year’s Fantastic Beasts sequel. On Wednesday, Director David Yates told Entertainment...Show More Summary
As many Potter fans will surely know, during a 2007 appearance at Carnegie Hall, J.K. Rowling revealed that she had always seen Dumbledore as a gay character: “I always thought of Dumbledore as gay. Dumbledore fell in love with Grindelwald, and that added to his horror when Grindelwald showed himself to be what he was.” The...read more!
'Fantastic Beasts' director David Yates revealed Dumbledore is 'not explicitly' gay in the upcoming films, and fans are not happy.
While J.K. Rowling has confirmed in the past that Albus Dumbledore was gay, don’t expect the character’s sexuality to come up when he appears in the upcoming Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Director David Yates confirms that rather than address Dumbledore’s sexuality, the film will take the cowardly way out and dance around the issue. Show More Summary
"But I think all the fans are aware of that," said director David Yates.
Director David Yates revealed new character details, and fans aren't pleased.
In the Fantastic Beasts sequel, Jude Law’s Dumbledore will apparently be young, hot, and strictly not asking or telling about his romantic interests. Speaking with EW, director David Yates said that Dumbledore is “not explicitly” gay in the film, despite the fact that J.K. Rowling has said the wise wizard ... More »
With Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2 shifting the action to Paris, director David Yates has revealed the French word for Muggle.
The upcoming sequel to "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" will feature a new international setting, and with it, a new term for the word "muggle." David Yates, who directed the first "Fantastic Beasts" flick and is returning for...Show More Summary
In Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Colin Farrell's character wonders exactly what it is that Albus Dumbledore sees in Newt Scamander. Now, director David Yates answers the question.
She joins the film's director, David Yates, in defending the casting decision.
Late last month, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald director David Yates defended casting Johnny Depp as the eponymous villain in the Harry Potter spin-off sequel despite the allegations that he physically abused ex-wife Amber Heard. Yates suggested that Depp is totally different from people like Harvey… Read more...
Johnny Depp has another defender in the Fantastic Beasts controversy! Following the film's director David Yates' lead, J.K. Rowling also issued a statement on the A-lister continuing his role as Grindelwald in the sequel despite domestic abuse claims made by Amber Heard! Related: Al Franken Resigns Following Sexual Misconduct Allegations As part of a lengthy piece for her [...]