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Behind Warner Bros.’ Decision to Sever Ties With Johnny Depp

The call was prompted by a U.K. judge dismissing the actor’s defamation claims in a closely watched trial that pitted the actor against the publisher of The Sun after the British tabloid referred to…

J.K. Rowling Returning Award to Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Group

J.K. Rowling is returning an award from the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights organization after its head criticized her views on transgender rights. 

Daniel Radcliffe Responds to J.K. Rowling: “Transgender Women Are Women”

Daniel Radcliffe has penned an essay in response to J.K. Rowling's tweets that sparked online outrage, saying that "transgender women are women."

GLAAD Responds to Tweets From J.K. Rowling: “There Is No Excuse for Targeting Trans People”

Author J.K. Rowling came under scrutiny on Saturday when she penned a series of tweets viewed as transphobic, prompting a response from the LGBTQ rights organization.

J.K. Rowling to Release New Children’s Book ‘The Ickabog’

J.K. Rowling is set to release a new children's book, 'The Ickabog,' in November 2020 with all author royalties donated to aid those impacted by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Daniel Radcliffe, David Beckham to Lead Audio Reading of ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’

J.K. Rowling and Spotify are bringing Harry Potter back to life. The author and her Wizarding World media company are teaming up with the music streamer to launch an audio recording of the series'…

J.K. Rowling Reveals She Suffered From COVID-19 Symptoms but Has “Fully Recovered”

Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling has said that she suffered from Covid-19 symptoms for two weeks but has now recovered.

Feel Good Friday: How Stars Are Spreading Positivity During Coronavirus Pandemic

Feel Good Friday: See how John Krasinski, Lizzo, Dolly Parton and more have been spreading positivity amid the coronavirus pandemic.

J.K. Rowling Launches “Harry Potter at Home” Hub to Entertain Amid Coronavirus Crisis

J.K. Rowling on Wednesday morning launched a new "Harry Potter at Home" hub offering a number of resources to parents and children amid the coronavirus pandemic.

J.K. Rowling Sparks Backlash From Trans Community Following Tweet

J.K. Rowling has sparked a backlash after she came out in support of a researcher fired for comments accused of being "offensive" to the transgender community.

J.K. Rowling Donates $18M for MS Research

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has made a substantial donation for research into the treatment of multiple sclerosis at a center named after her late mother.

‘Fantastic Beasts 3’ Gets 2021 Release Date

Warner Bros. Pictures has set a Nov. 12, 2021 release date for the third Fantastic Beasts film as audiences return to J.K. Rowling's cinematic Wizarding World.