J.K. Rowling is lastly breaking her silence on why she didn’t seem on the HBO Max particular Harry Potter twentieth Anniversary: Return to Hogwarts. The writer of the books that spawned the profitable films revealed that her absence from the reunion was just because it was not one thing she wished to do.
“I used to be requested to be on that and I made a decision I didn’t need to do it,” she advised host Graham Norton throughout an look on his Virgin Radio UK present and clarifying she was not excluded from the reunion. “I believed it was concerning the movies greater than the e-book, fairly rightly, that was what the anniversary was about.”
She then added, “No one stated don’t [do it]… I used to be requested to do it and I made a decision to not.”
The HBO Max particular premiered on January 1 and it featured the entire key gamers that made the Harry Potter films successful.
Rowling has acquired numerous backlash over her views on transgender ladies. Several of the Harry Potter stars like Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson have opposed Rowling’s views and made public statements in opposition to them. Radcliffe wrote an essay condemning Rowling’s views
The British writer has not backed down from her views and has even doubled down on them writing an essay about her stance however denying that she’s transphobic.
You can take heed to the complete interview with J.Ok. Rowling on The Graham Norton Radio Show beneath.