Helena Bonham Carter says Johnny Depp is ‘vindicated,’ calls treatment of J.K. Rowling ‘horrendous’

sounded off on cancel culture and defended pals and . Although she agrees there’s no way back for some #MeToo perpetrators — like Kevin Spacey — the English actress said Depp has been “vindicated” after his defamation trial against ex-wife Amber Heard. “Do you ban a genius for their sexual practices? There would be millions … Read more

J.K. Rowling reveals she turned down ‘Harry Potter’ reunion special: ‘No one said don’t come’

is setting the record straight about why she didn’t take part in HBO Max’s New Year’s Day reunion special . Marking 20 years since the first film adaptation of Rowling’s books about the boy wizard hit theaters,  featured franchise stars , though Rowling herself only appeared via old interview footage. While it was speculated that … Read more

Warner Bros. Discovery Condemns Threat Against J.K. Rowling Made After Salman Rushdie Attack

Warner Bros. Discovery has condemned the threats made against “” creator after she expressed concern for “The Satanic Verses” author . On Friday, after Rushdie in western New York, Rowling tweeted in response: “Feeling very sick right now. Let him be ok.” More Variety This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update … Read more

“You Are Next”: J.K.Rowling Receives Death Threat From Supporter Of Salman Rushdie’s Alleged Attacker

Harry Potter creator has received a public threat an Iran-backing extremist, following her denunciation of yesterday’s attack on fellow British author . Rowling – who has previously been targeted by some trans activists for her beliefs on gender – had published a post expressing her horror at the attempt on Rushdie’s life, when one responder … Read more

J.K. Rowling Pranked by Russians Impersonating Ukraine President Zelensky on Zoom Call

has fallen victim to a hoax by a prankster duo who tricked the Harry Potter author into believing she was having a Zoom call with the president of , . In the video below, first discovered online early Tuesday by , Rowling was fooled by Russian comedy outfit Vovan and Lexus, who are infamous for … Read more

Why was J.K. Rowling canceled? The ‘Harry Potter’ author’s controversies explained.

It seems like British author J.K. Rowling, creator of the beloved Harry Potter franchise, is constantly getting into trouble on Twitter. But it can sometimes be hard to keep track of what people are so mad about. Put in the simplest of terms, many critics have labeled Rowling a “transphobe” because of her frequently expressed … Read more