J.K. Rowling-written and David Yates-directed Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has one factor going for it that Rowling’s other Harry Potter-related endeavors don’t: it’s not bound creatively to any other previous work. Rowling did write a companion book to her Potter stories titled Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, fictitiously penned by […]
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" doesn't hit theaters until November, but its sequel is ready to go. Director David Yates told GSNews that J.K. Rowling has already written the script for the second movie, out of the plannedShow More Summary
Director David Yates gave a bit of an update on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, J.K. Rowling's screenwriting debut.
Director David Yates reveals that J.K. Rowling has already completed the script for a sequel to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
We’re still a little under five months away from seeing how the Harry Potter cinematic universe expands with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The spin-off takes place about 80 years before the events of the Harry Potter film franchise, but this time over in the wizarding world of the United States. Show More Summary
J.K. Rowling is once again wrapped up in the world of Harry Potter, almost a decade after the publication of the series’ final book. The new play is running in London, a prequel movie is coming soon, and now we know the sequel to the prequel has already been written. Read more...
Even superstar Senator Elizabeth Warren is fed up with this presidential election.
Wizard people, dear reader. (Photo: Mark Goebel/CC BY 2.0) J.K. Rowling has finally revealed the location of America’s very own wizarding school. According to her history of the school, recently unveiled in a short story on Pottermore,...Show More Summary
It's always a great day when we find out a celebrity is a Harry Potter fan. Today, we celebrate Margot Robbie. Her HP fever was revealed on Tuesday when Jimmy Kimmel displayed a magical throwback photo of her drinking tea, wearing aShow More Summary
Get your fanfics ready, Elizabeth Warren tweeted J.K. Rowling today that she'd be totally up for the Defense Against the Dark Arts job (or its equivalent) at the Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
Elizabeth Warren is apparently interested in a new job as an instructor of magic. The Massachusetts senator and former Harvard professor tweeted her interest at J.K. Rowling after the author published a new story detailing the story of a school of witchcraft and wizardry located in Massachusetts. Show More Summary
“Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry” is a new short story by Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling that focuses on the history of the North American wizarding school. The story is accompanied by a gorgeous animated tie-in video. Fans will also see what the wizarding world in North America is like in Fantastic Beasts and Where to […]
Yesterday, a ton of information about the North American Wizarding School hit the Pottermore along with a new story. The new movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, based onthe book by J.K. Rowling, should give us a closer look at the school later this November, but fans can go online now at Pottermore […]
On Tuesday, J.K. Rowling rocked the Harry Potter fandom when she released a short story detailing the founding of Ilvermorny, the school for...
A new digital novella is taking on the recent Brexit vote in an unexpectedly sexy -- and very gay -- way. From the mind of author Chuck Tingle, who previously brought us Helicopter Man Pounds Dinosaur Ass and Feeling The Bern In My Butt,...Show More Summary
J.K. Rowling says there's "no equivalence between Hogwarts and Ilvermorny houses."
Rowling is back in her familiar world-building headspace, which means we get new writings covering the American school for wizards.
North America has its own Hogwarts – a school called Ilvermorny, built in Massachusetts by an Irish woman who fled to the New World as a child in 1620 to escape her evil aunt.
Today on Pottermore, Rowling released an essay giving more details about the North American School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Ilvermorny. This new information adds to the North American magical history as previously released by Rowling and reported here on Leaky. Pottermore released this teaser video for Rowling’s essay. Ilvermorny was founded by a descendant of...read more!
I have to admit, I've been slow to get on the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them train. I (like every human) love Harry Potter, but I've been considering that book (so to speak) closed. I put this...