In 2015, the BBC is set to air a miniseries adaptation of JK Rowling’s bestselling The Casual Vacancy and it was confirmed today by the author that her first “Robert Galbraith”-penned crime novel, The Cuckoo’s Calling (2013), will receive the same treatment.
Mixed martial arts expert David Legeno, who played werewolf Fenrir Greyback in three of the blockbuster movies, was hiking in the desert, and his body was discovered by a hiking group in a remote wash below Manly Beacon, west of Zabriskie Point in Death Valley on Sunday.
The first confirmed cast members for the BBC One mini-series adaptation of J.K. Rowling’s “The Casual Vacancy” have been announced today. The cast includes Michael Gambon, Keeley Hawes, Rory Kinnear, Monica Dolan, Julia McKenzie, and introduces Abigail Lawrie.
The second book in the Cormoran Strike crime series by Robert Galbraith, the pseudonym for J K Rowling, will be called The Silkwormand will tell the tale of a murdered novelist.
After years of squabbling, Harry Potter’s best friends Ron Weasley and Hermione Grainger finally became an item — but now their creator JK Rowling has admitted she made a mistake by marrying them off.
Warner Bros. Entertainment today announced an expanded creative partnership with world-renowned, best-selling author J.K. Rowling. At the center of the partnership is a new film series from Rowling’s world of witches and wizards, inspired by Harry Potter’s Hogwarts textbook “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” and the adventures of the book’s fictitious author, Newt Scamander. The announcement was made by Kevin Tsujihara, Chief Executive Officer, Warner Bros. Entertainment.”Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” will be an original story and will mark Rowling’s screenwriting debut. It is planned as the first picture in a new film series. Set in the wizarding world, the story will feature magical creatures and characters, some of which will be familiar to devoted Harry Potter fans. “It all started when Warner Bros. came to me with the suggestion of turning ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ into a film,” said Rowling. “I thought it was a fun idea, but the idea of seeing Newt Scamander, the supposed author of ‘Fantastic Beasts,’ realized by another writer was difficult. Having …
JK Rowling has secretly written a crime novel under the guise of male debut writer Robert Galbraith.
JK Rowling’s first novel for adults, The Casual Vacancy, is to be dramatised for BBC television.
The Harry Potter author will “collaborate closely” on the adaptation which is expected to air on BBC One in 2014.
‘The Casual Vacancy’ is J.K. Rowling’s political masterpiece, writes Lucien
Harry Potter author JK Rowling is to appear at the 2012 Cheltenham Literature Festival, the annual event’s organisers have announced.
The shrewd Slytherin House has won the very first Pottermore House Cup!
Hufflepuff came in fourth place with 62,596,368 points, Ravenclaw came in third with 71,815,917 points, Gryffindor came in second with 74,069,919 points, and Slytherin won with 74,290,864 points.
Today, the Hachette website revealed JK Rowling’s cover and page count for new book “The Casual Vacancy.”
In 1997, Bloomsbury launched the phenomenon that would becomeHarry Potter – with an initial hardback print run for JK Rowling’s debut novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, of just 500 copies.
Yesterday, the Pottermore Insider announced that the interactive Harry Potter website’s House Cup would “soon” be awarded.
Now we have a date.
Today via the Pottermore Insider, J.K. Rowling’s interactive website announced that soon a House Cup will be awarded.