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J.K. Rowling attends the premiere "Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them" at Alice Tully Hall on November 10, 2016, in New York City. Editorial credit: JStone / Shutterstock.com

Harry Potter: Does J.K. Rowling's Transphobic Stance Warrant Boycott?

Author J.K. Rowling hasn't endeared herself to the LGBT community in light of recent transphobic writings on her personal site. She responded on Twitter doubling-down on her stance "If sex isn't real, there's no same-sex attraction," Rowling wrote. "If sex isn't real, the lived reality of women globally is erased. I know and love trans […]

Harry Potter Himself Denounces Author J.K. Rowling's Transphobia

Harry Potter Himself Denounces Author J.K. Rowling's Transphobia

Over the weekend, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling was back on her bullshit again. Rowling took to Twitter this weekend to talk about the concept of gender in a way that could only be problematic toward trans people yet again. This is far from the first time Rowling has done this; in fact, it's not even […]

"Arrow" Star Stephen Amell Reveals Key to "Crisis" Victory: Hogwarts

We've officially reached December, folks – which means The CW's "Arrowverse" shows are in full swing at this point. Arrow is shuffling off the network's programming coil after an abbreviated 10-episode eighth season (making The Flash the "elder states-show" of the "Arrowverse"), Ruby Rose-starrer Batwoman joined the family alongside Supergirl and expanded the Batman mythos […]

SDCC 2019 Harry Potter Fandom Panel - Has The Fandom Outgrown Their Canon?

SDCC 2019 Harry Potter Fandom Panel – Has The Fandom Outgrown Their Canon?

Every year at San Diego Comic-Con, notable figures from the Harry Potter fandom gather to discuss their experiences within the wizarding world. A sort of State of the Union, the panel reflects on the drama, frustration, angst, and transformation within the fandom. This year, the panel unintentionally focused on the fracturing of the already divided […]

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Review: The Crime of Poorly Paced Exposition

This review is SPOILER FREE [rwp-review-recap id="0"] Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald is an overly long, poorly paced piece of exposition and not much else. Director: David Yates Summary: The second installment of the Fantastic Beasts series set in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World featuring the adventures of magizoologist Newt Scamander. A movie about a bunch […]

Claudia Kim is Playing Nagini in The Crimes of Grindelwald

There was a final trailer released today for the upcoming Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, and with it came the reveal of who Claudia Kim is actually playing. According to multiple sources, Kim (Marco Polo) is playing Nagini, a circus performer who becomes incredibly important to the rise and fall of The Dark Lord Voldemort in […]

Jude Law, Eddie Redmayne at King's Cross Station for #BackToHogwarts

September 1st is the day young witches and wizards return to Hogwarts, and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald stars Jude Law and Eddie Redmayne celebrated #BackToHogwarts day with fans of all ages at Kings Cross Station in London on their way to Hogwarts. At 11 a.m. on Platform 9 3/4 everyone gathered to celebrate the day! These […]

Favorite Hogwarts Memories with 'Fantastic Beasts' Cast and Crew

Hope you've got all your necessities from Diagon Alley, as tomorrow is Back to Hogwarts Day in the Wizarding World. Because of this, Warner Bros. thought fans might like to hear from favorite memories of the famed school from the cast and crew of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, as well as the creator of […]

Crimes of Grindelwald

David Yates Talks 'Fantastic Beasts' Politics, Working with JK Rowling

The politics of Warner Bros. Wizarding World entry Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald are certainly different than other films in the previous series, and director David Yates is highly aware of this. In a recent interview with our friends over at Collider, Yates spoke a bit about what this Fantastic Beasts sequel is really about, and the political tonality […]

David Yates Teases Future 'Fantastic Beasts' Films

Director David Yates has plans, plans within plans really, for future Fantastic Beasts films. Considering how well received the return to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter has been with Warner Bros. film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and it's upcoming sequel Crimes of Grindelwald, it stands to reason that more entries about Newt Scamander and/or […]

A Brotherly Stare-Down in New Image from Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

It looks like we might have a bit of brother-versus-brother fighting going on in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. We've known that Newt Scamander's (Eddie Redmayne) brother, Theseus Scamander (Callum Turner), was going to play a role, but this new image featuring the brother and Leta Lestrange ( Zoë Kravitz) in Entertainment Weekly shows […]