Even the best creators can have a hard time knowing when to stop. The sequel trap has tripped up many a beloved series, written and cinematic, but none so much as in the world of fantasy. But that turned out to be quite the undersell.
Rowling 's Harry Potter series. For most of the series, he is the headmaster of the wizarding school Hogwarts. As part of his backstory, it is revealed that he is the founder and leader of the Order of the Phoenixan organisation dedicated to fighting Lord Voldemort.
The Potter-verse was thrown for a loop when author J. But could anyone have seen this coming? Did Rowling leave any clues in the book?
It may have been 12 years since the last Harry Potter book was published, but author JK Rowling is still delivering nuggets of trivia from her franchise. Since the last novel was released inRowling has done everything from confirm the sneaky way she made sure everyone knew how to pronounce Hermione Granger's nameto announcing wizards used to poop themselves where they stood. Yes, really.
Author JK Rowling previously revealed Dumbledore was gay, and that he had fallen in love with fellow wizard, Grindelwald, but their relationship soured and they later became enemies. Known to fans as an bearded, wise old man, the origins of the Hogwarts head teacher have been shrouded in mystery. Fans were hoping the second Fantastic Beasts film, The Crimes of Grindelwald, due to be released in November, would fill in some of the blanks.
She took audience questions and was asked if Dumbledore found "true love". The audience gasped, then applauded. Rowling said her books are a "prolonged argument for tolerance" Fan sites have long speculated on Dumbledore's sexuality as he was known for having a mysterious, troubled past.
Shantanu David News JK Rowling is finally revealing details about Dumbledore and Grindelwald's love affair, but no one wants to hear about it. Many folks aren't happy with her assertions about the love match between Dumbledore and Grindelwald.
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If I, a longtime Harry Potter fan, must think about Professor Albus Dumbledore and Gellert Grindelwald having an "intense sexual relationship," then you have to, too. I'm not just bringing this up for no reason. Potter creator and author J.
However, the gay wizard will not leave the enchanted closet in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Rowling in For years, Rowling teased that the Fantastic Beasts sequels will deliver fans an openly gay character at Hogwarts. It started inwhen she raised LGBTQ fans' hopes of a more inclusive film at a press conference.