Oh, to transmogrify into a fly on the wall: It was revealed this morning via Twitter that J.K. Rowling made a trip down to the Edinburgh Book Festival to introduce education activist and astounding teenager Malala Yousafzai.
Between Rowling writing and David Yates' directing, I'm salivating.
Director of the last four Harry Potter movies, David Yates, has officially taken on the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them trilogy. As reported previously, J.K. Rowling will be working (along side Yates), writing the screenplays for the films, ensuring the film series spin off stays true to the Potter Universe. Show More Summary
He may have spent over six years toiling on the final four Harry Potter movies, but British director David Yates is far from done with the magical world of J.K. Rowling. You may recall that in the works is a new spin-off trilogy based in the Harry Potter universe, but not based on any published Harry […]
'Harry Potter' director David Yates is in negotiations to take Rowling's spin-off trilogy "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them."
David Yates, who directed the last four 'Harry Potter' movies, is in talks to helm the spin-off written by J.K. Rowling. [...]
In March, word got out that a movie trilogy is going to be made out of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The project appears to be moving along nicely, as Variety reports that David Yates has agreed to take on the first installment. Yates is best... More »
Harry Potter series director David Yates will return to JK Rowling’s magical world, helming the Harry Potter spin-off movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Yates is a longtime member of the Potter film series, having directed Harry...Show More Summary
Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has released another story centered around the singing sensation of Hogwarts and all other magical Potter-world regions. Behold the backstory on singing sorceress Celestina Warbeck. Read more...
Harry Potter fans rejoice! J.K. Rowling continues to dip her toes into the Potter Universe. Every now and then Rowling adds to the Potter Mythos by posting new smatterings of content to the Pottermore site, recently posting a closer look at one of the Potterverse characters that was only mentioned three times in the series […]
New content featuring Celestina Warbeck is being featured on Pottermore.com. News by Riki Cleveland It seems that J.K. Rowling just isn’t ready to stop writing about the wonderful wizarding world of Harry Potter. In her latest addition...Show More Summary
Finally, all of our days spent chanting "Accio more Harry Potter-related stories" has come true in the form of a singing sorceress named Celestina Warbeck. J.K. Rowling just introduced the newest character to the wizarding world, and we got the scoop on what you need to know about Celestina. Show More Summary
JK Rowling, apparently not adjusting so well to post-Harry Potter life in the eight years since the last book dropped, has released yet another new story on her Pottermore website —a biography of sorts of one of the author's alleged "favorite off-stage characters" from the Series That Shall Apparently Never...
Though the Harry Potter series ended in 2007, author J.K. Rowling has spent the past fews months treating fans to a series of brand-new Harry Potter tales on her website Pottermore. One story offered new insight into the Quidditch World Cup; another revealed a few tantalizing details about the middle-aged Harry Potter and Ron Weasley. Show More Summary
The Harry Potter book series may have ended, but author J.K. Rowling is continually releasing new tidbits and stories on Pottermore.com -- which is an awesome site, so go sign up if you aren't already. The sorting and the wand selection alone are amazing. Show More Summary
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Today, J.K. Rowling shared a new tale from the Harry Potter universe over on Pottermore. While her last update checked in with the book's heroes, this time we got a deep dive into the life of one of the Wizarding World's lesser-known characters: The singing sorceress Celestina Warbeck. "Celestina is... More »
In honor of the fact that it's the famed magical songstress's birthday, J. K. Rowling has updated the "Chamber of Secrets" section of Pottermore to give fans more information about Celestina Warbeck. One of Warbeck's hit songs is also available to be listened to on the site. Show More Summary
While she’s moved on to a series of adult novels, JK Rowling hasn’t abandoned the Harry Potter universe. She’s just added a new piece to her free membership site Pottermore in the form of a biography of Celestina Warbeck, a half wizard, half muggle singer: Celestina Warbeck is one of my favourite ‘off-stage’ characters in […]
Christina Aguilera names her daughter Summer Rain Pop star Christina Aguilera and her fiancé Matt Rutler welcomed their first child together on Saturday and took to Twitter the next day to announce her eco-inspired name. “So proud to welcome our beautiful daughter Summer Rain Rutler into the world,” Aguilera tweeted. The couple’s daughter joins Max, 6, the four-time Grammy […]