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Massive Harry Potter Video Game Still on the Way, But Developers Are Worried About J.K. Rowling Controversy

Back in the fall of 2018, footage of a rumored open world Harry Potter video game was leaked online. The massive RPG has yet to be officially announced by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, but the existence of the game is one of the worst kept secrets in the video game industry right now. The forthcoming title is reportedly slated to be released late next year, and it will allow players to become wizards and witches and roam the massive fantasy world inspired by the books and movies. Howe...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Fantasy, Disney, Bloomberg, Sequels, Eddie Redmayne, Adaptation, Harry-Potter, Warner Bros, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Lucasfilm, J K Rowling, Warner Brothers, Rowling


‘Miracle Workers: Dark Ages’ Cast on Playing ‘Sh—shovelers,’ Training Ducks in Season 2

While some television shows get a more luxurious change of setting upon renewal, the TBS series “Miracle Workers” decided to go in the opposite direction. The anthology series’ second season, which debuted back in January, stepped away from the first season set in Heaven and brought viewers into the Dark Ages, into the affairs of […]
Tags: News, Tbs, Daniel Radcliffe, Geraldine Viswanathan, Miracle Workers: Dark Ages, Variety Streaming Room


‘Miracle Workers: Dark Ages’ Cast and Creators Join Q&A in Variety Streaming Room

“Miracle Workers: Dark Ages” executive producer/creator Simon Rich, executive producer/star Daniel Radcliffe, executive producer/star Steve Buscemi and fellow stars Geraldine Viswanathan, Karan Soni and Jon Bass will participate in an exclusive Q&A interview moderated by Variety’s Michael Schneider following highlight clips from the latest season on June 26 in the Variety Streaming Room presented by […]
Tags: News, Tbs, Steve Buscemi, Daniel Radcliffe, Variety, Simon Rich, Michael Schneider, Jon Bass, Miracle Workers: Dark Ages, Variety Streaming Room, Geraldine Viswanathan Karan Soni


"Transgender women are women. Any statement to the contrary erases the identity and dignity of transgender people and goes against all advice given by professional health care associations..."

"... who have far more expertise on this subject matter than either [Rowling] or I," writes Daniel Radcliffe — the actor who played Rowling's character Harry Potter — distancing himself from the elaborate essay J.K. Rowling published yesterday.Radcliffe's statement is fascinating, because it stands so clearly apart from any interest in pursuing truth. The statement has 3 parts:1. "Transgender women are women." This is a slogan, as simple and absolute as you can get. You could say it more elabora...
Tags: Law, Transgender, Philosophy, Harry Potter, Jk Rowling, Daniel Radcliffe, Radcliffe, Don, Rowling, J K Rowling, Ann Althouse


J.K. Rowling reveals she's a sexual assault survivor; Emma Watson reacts to trans comments

After "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling doubled down on her transgender comments, Daniel Radcliffe responded, saying: "Transgender women are women."          [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Harry Potter, Usa Today, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, J K Rowling


Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Sarah Paulson and More Condemn J.K. Rowling’s Anti-Trans Tweets

Following “Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling’s anti-trans tweets earlier this week – and her further defense of her comments in a 3,600 word essay – alums of the incredibly successful film franchise as well as other celebrities have publicly spoken out against the British writer. Most recently, Emma Watson, who played Hermione Granger in the […]
Tags: News, Harry Potter, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, J K Rowling, Hermione Granger, Emma Watson Daniel Radcliffe Sarah Paulson


J.K. Rowling explains her gender identity views in essay amid backlash

Author J.K Rowling is once again trying to explain her views on gender identity amid backlash over statements she made on social media that have drawn criticism from some who brought many of her written works to the big screen, including Daniel Radcliffe and Eddie Redmayne.
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J.K. Rowling defends comments on gender identity, reveals she's a sexual assault survivor

After "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling doubled down on her transgender comments, Daniel Radcliffe responded, saying: "Transgender women are women."          [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Harry Potter, Usa Today, Daniel Radcliffe, J K Rowling


Daniel Radcliffe Writes a Thoughtful Response to J.K. Rowling’s Statements about Trans Women

Image by Gage Skidmore, via Wikimedia Commons There are many more important things happening in the world than the tweets of Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, but the tweets of J.K. Rowling are nonetheless worthy of attention, for the sake of fans of the series, many of whom are young and do not understand why their parents might suddenly be angry with her, or who are very angry with her themselves. As you have probably heard, Rowling has doubled and tripled down on statements others have repea...
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Eddie Redmayne joins Daniel Radcliffe in opposing JK Rowling's trans comments

Actor who played a transition pioneer in The Danish Girl says Fantastic Beasts author’s position on sex ‘erases the identity and dignity of transgender people’Fantastic Beasts star Eddie Redmayne has joined Harry Potter lead actor Daniel Radcliffe in criticising JK Rowling’s recent comments about trans people.In a statement to Variety magazine, Redmayne said: “Respect for transgender people remains a cultural imperative, and over the years I have been trying to constantly educate myself.” Contin...
Tags: Books, Gender, Film, Society, World news, Transgender, Culture, Eddie Redmayne, Harry Potter, Identity politics, Jk Rowling, Daniel Radcliffe, Variety, Redmayne


What J.K. Rowling’s Anti-Trans Views Could Mean for ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Franchise — and ‘Harry Potter’ Fans

J.K. Rowling posted a series of tweets on June 6 to her 14.5 million followers that made clear the author of the global bestselling “Harry Potter” book series does not believe that transgender women are women or transgender men are men. “If sex isn’t real, there’s no same-sex attraction,” Rowling tweeted. “If sex isn’t real, […]
Tags: Harry Potter, Daniel Radcliffe, J K Rowling, Fantastic Beasts, Rowling


‘Harry Potter’ Star Daniel Radcliffe Shows Support for Transgender Community, Refutes J.K. Rowling’s Tweets About Gender Identity

“Transgender women are women.” That’s the (correct) personal stance of former Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe, who has written a brief essay responding to a series of tweets written this past weekend by Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling which argue the contrary. Radcliffe’s support of the trans community prove once again that he’s a good dude, and in addition to that, his words about grappling with the stance of an auteur behind a popular piece of fiction are applicable in multiple cases acro...
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Daniel Radcliffe Delivers a Powerful, Heartfelt Message to Support Trans Rights

Warner Bros. might be willing to look the other way while Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling continues to support transphobic views, but Harry Potter isn’t having any of that shit. Read more...
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'Harry Potter' star Daniel Radcliffe responds to J.K. Rowling: 'Transgender women are women'

After "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling doubled down on her transgender comments, Daniel Radcliffe responded, saying: "Transgender women are women."         [Author: USA TODAY]
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J.K. Rowling tweet draws response from 'Harry Potter' star

Actor Daniel Radcliffe responded to controversy sparked by "Harry Potter" creator J.K. Rowling's tweet about gender identity.
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Daniel Radcliffe Responds to J.K. Rowling's Twitter Comments: 'Transgender Women Are Women'

Daniel Radcliffe has responded to backlash that J.K. Rowling received over the weekend over her 'transphobic' comments on Twitter. [Author: BWW News Desk]
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Daniel Radcliffe hopes JK Rowling trans tweets don't 'taint' Harry Potter

The Harry Potter star said he was "compelled to say something" after Rowling was called transphobic.
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Daniel Radcliffe responds to JK Rowling's tweets on trans women

Daniel Radcliffe has publicly shown his support for trans women after Harry Potter author...
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'Trans women are women': Daniel Radcliffe speaks out after JK Rowling tweets

Harry Potter star responds to controversy after the author is accused of transphobiaThe Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has spoken out over JK Rowling’s recent comments about the transgender community and said he hopes they will not “taint” the series for fans.The statement comes in response to a series of controversial tweets from Rowling over the weekend. Continue reading...
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Daniel Radcliffe Provides Blunt Fact-Check For J.K. Rowling After Anti-Trans Tweets

“Transgender women are women,” the Harry Potter actor wrote.
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Daniel Radcliffe Has Blunt Fact-Check For J.K. Rowling After Anti-Trans Tweets

“Transgender women are women,” the Harry Potter actor wrote.
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Daniel Radcliffe Responds To J.K. Rowling’s Controversial Comments: “Transgender Women Are Women”

Two days after Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling drew condemnation for an op-ed that GLAAD contended "willfully distorts facts about gender identity and people who are trans," Harry Potter himself responded. Actor Daniel Radcliffe said that, while Rowling has had a major impact on his life, he felt compelled to say something about her assertions. […]
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Daniel Radcliffe Responds to J.K. Rowling’s Anti-Trans Tweets: ‘Transgender Women Are Women’

“Harry Potter” star Daniel Radcliffe posted a lengthy response on Monday to controversial anti-trans tweets posted by author J.K. Rowling on June 6. “Transgender women are women,” Radcliffe wrote in an essay posted to the website of the Trevor Project, a non-profit dedicated to crisis intervention and suicide prevention for LGBTQ people. “Any statement to […]
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'Harry Potter' star Daniel Radcliffe responds to J.K. Rowling: 'Transgender women are women'

After "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling doubled down on her transgender comments, Daniel Radcliffe responded, saying: "Transgender women are women."          [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Harry Potter, Usa Today, Daniel Radcliffe, J K Rowling