JK Rowling takes dig at Emma Watson for supporting scandal-hit Mermaids charity
JK Rowling takes dig at Emma Watson for supporting scandal-hit Mermaids charity

'They couldn't have achieved it without the money and public support of certain corporations and celebrities, who eagerly boosted,' the author tweeted

'Reading Harry Potter is my escape': Haunting tweet by Molly Russell, 14, to JK Rowling revealed after suicide
'Reading Harry Potter is my escape': Haunting tweet by Molly Russell, 14, to JK Rowling revealed after suicide

The 14-year-old also messaged YouTuber Salice Rose and 'Riverdale' actress Lili Reinhart

JK Rowling slams Harry, Meghan and Emma Watson for backing trans charity that gave chest-flattening binders to teens
JK Rowling slams Harry, Meghan and Emma Watson for backing trans charity that gave chest-flattening binders to teens

Children as young as 13 and 14 were reportedly being offered chest binders without approval of their parents

JUST CAN'T WIN: Now JK Rowling slammed for killing TRANSPHOBIC character in new book 'The Ink Black Heart'
JUST CAN'T WIN: Now JK Rowling slammed for killing TRANSPHOBIC character in new book 'The Ink Black Heart'

Rowling, however, has claimed that any similarities to her new book are merely coincidental despite the fact that she has been accused of holding transphobic views and has received death threats

'Social media is a gift for the malign': JK Rowling opens up on death threats and her war on trolls
'Social media is a gift for the malign': JK Rowling opens up on death threats and her war on trolls

'I sort of have a bit of a love-hate relationship with it now. I can happily go for a few days without getting into a pub brawl,' Rowling said

JK Rowling strikes back! WB and author rumored to be working on Harry Potter TV spin-off
JK Rowling strikes back! WB and author rumored to be working on Harry Potter TV spin-off

Columnist Alison Boshoff said, 'Warner Bros would have to be blind not to want to follow the example of Disney'

'You are next': Twitter ignores sick death threat against JK Rowling from Islamic extremist
'You are next': Twitter ignores sick death threat against JK Rowling from Islamic extremist

In a tweet, JK Rowling expressed her horror at the attack on Salman Rushdie when one reponder threatened to harm her

JK Rowling, Stephen King and others condemn ‘HORRIFYING’ attack on Salman Rushdie
JK Rowling, Stephen King and others condemn ‘HORRIFYING’ attack on Salman Rushdie

The Booker Prize winner, who is still unable to speak, was rushed to the hospital and was put on a ventilator after the incident

Who is Alice Oseman? Author of hit LGBTQ 'Heartstopper' series tipped as next JK Rowling earned $72 million in 2022
Who is Alice Oseman? Author of hit LGBTQ 'Heartstopper' series tipped as next JK Rowling earned $72 million in 2022

Oseman Heartstopper's series alone has sold more than four million copies worldwide

'Transgender lunatics': Dave Chappelle slams protesters after show gets moved amid backlash
'Transgender lunatics': Dave Chappelle slams protesters after show gets moved amid backlash

The comedian also defended 'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling, who has been under fire for allegedly making transphobic remarks

Emma Watson SLAMMED for taking jabs at JK Rowling while turning a 'blind eye' to pal Ezra Miller
Emma Watson SLAMMED for taking jabs at JK Rowling while turning a 'blind eye' to pal Ezra Miller

Sources close to the actress said she's unwilling to return to the Harry Potter franchise if Rowling is involved with the project

Hillary Clinton warns Democrats JK Rowling Effect could derail them at midterms
Hillary Clinton warns Democrats JK Rowling Effect could derail them at midterms

'We are standing on the precipice of losing our democracy, and everything that everybody else cares about then goes out the window,' Clinton said

From JK Rowling to Penelope Cruz, here are the celebrities on TEAM JOHNNY DEPP
From JK Rowling to Penelope Cruz, here are the celebrities on TEAM JOHNNY DEPP

Celebrity friends of both Amber Heard and Johnny Depp have been pretty vocal about who they support

JK Rowling 'death threat' video: Outrage after Twitter allows trans activist's sinister post
JK Rowling 'death threat' video: Outrage after Twitter allows trans activist's sinister post

The song, released by Faye Fadem, featured lyrics about 'killing TERFS' and stated: 'JK I hope you fit in a hearse, b****.'

HARRY POTTER WHO? JK Rowling attends 'Fantastic Beasts' premiere as fans say 'we're here for you'
HARRY POTTER WHO? JK Rowling attends 'Fantastic Beasts' premiere as fans say 'we're here for you'

JK Rowling was labeled a TERF (trans-exclusionary radical feminist) after objecting to the term 'people who menstruate'

HOGWARSH! JK Rowling doesn't suffer fools as she slams Putin name-dropping her in cancel culture jibe
HOGWARSH! JK Rowling doesn't suffer fools as she slams Putin name-dropping her in cancel culture jibe

'Critiques of Western cancel culture are possibly not best made by those currently slaughtering civilians for the crime of resistance,' Rowling wrote

Pic of Emma Watson goes viral as trolls use it to 'prove' feminism destroyed her
Pic of Emma Watson goes viral as trolls use it to 'prove' feminism destroyed her

This comes just days after Watson appeared to take a jibe at author JK Rowling over her past comments on trans women

'I'm here for all the witches!': Was Emma Watson's BAFTA remark a dig at JK Rowling?
'I'm here for all the witches!': Was Emma Watson's BAFTA remark a dig at JK Rowling?

"Here to present the next award is Emma Watson. She calls herself a feminist, but we all know she’s a witch," Rebel said. Emma then emphasized: "I'm here for ALL the witches!"

'Woke' Baftas called 'joke award show' as celebs take digs at JK Rowling, offer Ukraine platitudes
'Woke' Baftas called 'joke award show' as celebs take digs at JK Rowling, offer Ukraine platitudes

A wide range of celebrities from Emma Watson to Rebel Wilson give political commentary on the Ukraine invasion and JK Rowling, leaving the net furious

JK Rowling slammed for attacking trans women in Women's Day tweet: 'She's gone top-tier TERF'
JK Rowling slammed for attacking trans women in Women's Day tweet: 'She's gone top-tier TERF'

JK Rowling had accused Minister Anneliese Dodds of branding Women’s Day as ‘We Who Must Not Be Named Day’

'We can't bow to the woke': Caitlyn Jenner on protecting women's sports and why JK Rowling is right
'We can't bow to the woke': Caitlyn Jenner on protecting women's sports and why JK Rowling is right

While Caitlyn Jenner fully supports Lia living as a woman, she says she does not understand her motives in sport

Fans fume as New York Times ad shows reader imagining Harry Potter without JK Rowling
Fans fume as New York Times ad shows reader imagining Harry Potter without JK Rowling

This comes after JK Rowling faced severe backlash over her views on transgender rights

Is JK Rowling anti-Semitic? Jon Stewart says Harry Potter author mocked Jews as goblins
Is JK Rowling anti-Semitic? Jon Stewart says Harry Potter author mocked Jews as goblins

Prior to Jon Stewart, SNL comedian Pete Davidson had also pointed out the similarity of the goblins in Potterverse with Jews

JK Rowling declared 'Woman of the Year' as feminists rally to 'cancelled' Harry Potter author
JK Rowling declared 'Woman of the Year' as feminists rally to 'cancelled' Harry Potter author

Feminists tweet #IStandWithJKRowling while Warner Bros and the cast and crew of Potterverse projects freeze her out

Harry Potter shame: Cast and studio's attempts to airbrush JK Rowling out of franchise FAIL
Harry Potter shame: Cast and studio's attempts to airbrush JK Rowling out of franchise FAIL

Despite Warner Bros attempt to credit her in the most discreet of ways in the upcoming Potterverse projects, Rowling still holds power over everything

New JK Rowling tweet sparks uproar, fans ask 'that's the hill you're going to die on?'
New JK Rowling tweet sparks uproar, fans ask 'that's the hill you're going to die on?'

'Your entire point now is hating a community of people? We don’t need to hear from you and your little stories anymore,' Akilah Hughes tweeted

JK Rowling names and shames trans activists who doxed her amid spate of death threats
JK Rowling names and shames trans activists who doxed her amid spate of death threats

JK Rowling has been labeled transphobic after she mocked a June 2020 article that used the phrase 'people who menstruate'

How did Helen McCrory die? JK Rowling remembers ‘extraordinary actress’ as tributes pour in after tragic death at 52
How did Helen McCrory die? JK Rowling remembers ‘extraordinary actress’ as tributes pour in after tragic death at 52

Heartbroken fans mourn the actress as death news breaks, reflect on the time she and her husband Damien Lewis organized free meals for NHS workers

‘Can't we have a bit of peace?’ LGBTQ Twitter aghast as JK Rowling trends after repeal of trans military ban
‘Can't we have a bit of peace?’ LGBTQ Twitter aghast as JK Rowling trends after repeal of trans military ban

As soon as news broke about a live-action Harry Potter TV series in early development at HBO Max, #JKRowling started trending, eclipsing the previous #transgender Twitter trend celebrating the repeal of Trump's transgender military ban

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says conservative and liberal stars should be censored on social media for 'harmful opinions'
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar says conservative and liberal stars should be censored on social media for 'harmful opinions'

The former NBA star, in an essay for The Hollywood Reporter, particularly slammed conservative Hollywood celebrities Jon Voight and James Woods, and liberals like JK Rowling

Eddie Redmayne canceled for slamming JK Rowling trolls? Internet says the actor stole ‘a role from trans woman’
Eddie Redmayne canceled for slamming JK Rowling trolls? Internet says the actor stole ‘a role from trans woman’

The 38-year-old actor said that he disagreed with Rowling's views on the trans community but was alarmed by the 'vitriol' towards Rowling and called it 'absolutely disgusting'

'Hogwarts Legacy': Fans say the new game looks brilliant but don't want to make ‘transphobe’ JK Rowling richer
'Hogwarts Legacy': Fans say the new game looks brilliant but don't want to make ‘transphobe’ JK Rowling richer

The immersive, open-world action RPG is set in the 1800s at the iconic Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from the ‘Harry Potter’ book series

'Harry Potter' actor Robbie Coltrane slammed for defending JK Rowling in transphobia row: 'Hagrid is dead'
'Harry Potter' actor Robbie Coltrane slammed for defending JK Rowling in transphobia row: 'Hagrid is dead'

'I don’t know why but there’s a whole Twitter generation of people who hang around waiting to be offended'

JK Rowling or Robert Galbraith? How ‘Troubled Blood’ pen name led to anti-gay psychiatrist, transphobia and trolls
JK Rowling or Robert Galbraith? How ‘Troubled Blood’ pen name led to anti-gay psychiatrist, transphobia and trolls

The ‘Harry Potter’ author just released another book titled ‘Troubled Blood’ and drew much criticism for its transphobic plotline

RIP JK Rowling: 'Harry Potter' author isn't dead but critics of her new book ‘Troubled Blood’ say her career is
RIP JK Rowling: 'Harry Potter' author isn't dead but critics of her new book ‘Troubled Blood’ say her career is

Her latest book, the fifth installment in the ‘Cormoran Strike’ detective series, written under the pseudonym Robert Galibraith, is reportedly about a cis-gendered man who dresses up like a woman to kill other women

JK Rowling joins Salman Rushdie, Margaret Atwood among others to slam 'cancel culture' amid trans controversy
JK Rowling joins Salman Rushdie, Margaret Atwood among others to slam 'cancel culture' amid trans controversy

Pulitzer-prize winner Anne Applebaum who is leading the movement warns that 'Twitter mobs' and Trump are placing 'restraints on freedom of speech'

JK Rowling not the first famous female author: Angry Internet fights for Mary Shelley, Agatha Christie and more
JK Rowling not the first famous female author: Angry Internet fights for Mary Shelley, Agatha Christie and more

'Not long before Rowling was published, women authors were unheard of,' read a controversial tweet and it soon got the Internet buzzing

JK Rowling torched for calling gender reassignment surgery new conversion therapy: 'Really disappointed in you'
JK Rowling torched for calling gender reassignment surgery new conversion therapy: 'Really disappointed in you'

She highlighted the accounts of people who had detransitioned and said that surgery was seen as the 'easy fix to girls who do not conform'

JK Rowling says she took pills for depression after Internet slams her for calling people on medication 'lazy'
JK Rowling says she took pills for depression after Internet slams her for calling people on medication 'lazy'

'When you lie about what I believe about mental health medication, you cross a line,' Rowling said as she defended herself

Did JK Rowling block Stephen King on Twitter for supporting trans women? Internet says 'we've lost respect'
Did JK Rowling block Stephen King on Twitter for supporting trans women? Internet says 'we've lost respect'

When King tweeted to show his support for trans women, Rowling deleted an old post where she had expressed her love for King for supporting women

George Takei says those who defend biological sex are 'scientifically ignorant' amid JK Rowling transgender row
George Takei says those who defend biological sex are 'scientifically ignorant' amid JK Rowling transgender row

Takei's remarks come amid Rowling's controversial remarks which stated, 'If sex isn’t real, there’s no same-sex attraction. If sex isn’t real, the lived reality of women globally is erased'

JK Rowling's ex-husband shamelessly admits to slapping her but says he  has no regrets: 'I'm not sorry'
JK Rowling's ex-husband shamelessly admits to slapping her but says he has no regrets: 'I'm not sorry'

'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling had revealed that she had suffered from domestic abuse during her first marriage to Jorge Arantes

JK Rowling defends stance against trans rights but critics overtake #IStandWithJKR after it trends
JK Rowling defends stance against trans rights but critics overtake #IStandWithJKR after it trends

J. K. Rowling wrote a personal blog defending her stance on the trans rights movement and why she has a right to comment on issues pertaining to gender identity and trans rights

Daniel Radcliffe counters JK Rowling with 'transgender women are women', fans call him a 'f***ing legend'
Daniel Radcliffe counters JK Rowling with 'transgender women are women', fans call him a 'f***ing legend'

Daniel Radcliffe, the actor who played the lead in 'Harry Potter' movies, responded to her tweets in a lengthy letter for the Trevor Project

‘TERF’ JK Rowling being a transphobic, queer-baiting ‘Karen’ during Pride Month is best ignored
‘TERF’ JK Rowling being a transphobic, queer-baiting ‘Karen’ during Pride Month is best ignored

Rowling is racist and homophobic in a way a lot of cis-gendered, heterosexual white women are --- by being oblivious to realities other than their own

Halsey calls out JK Rowling for trying to 'invalidate trans people' while the country fights for equality
Halsey calls out JK Rowling for trying to 'invalidate trans people' while the country fights for equality

After JK Rowling was slammed by people for her transphobic comment, Halsey also broke her silence and called out the writer

JK Rowling branded 'racist' as internet flays her for naming Harry Potter's Asian character Cho Chang
JK Rowling branded 'racist' as internet flays her for naming Harry Potter's Asian character Cho Chang

JK Rowling's recent comments have made fans wonder if she is transphobic while fans reopened 'Harry Potter' to scrutinize every character in the book

Rick Riordan hailed a hero after JK Rowling's transphobic tweets, internet plans to boycott 'Fantastic Beasts'
Rick Riordan hailed a hero after JK Rowling's transphobic tweets, internet plans to boycott 'Fantastic Beasts'

Many compared JK Rowling to Rick Riordan and called the 'Percy Jackson' writer a trans rights advocate

JK Rowling slammed for anti-trans tweets claiming she supports trans people but doesn’t want sex to be erased
JK Rowling slammed for anti-trans tweets claiming she supports trans people but doesn’t want sex to be erased

"I’d march with you if you were discriminated against on the basis of being trans. At the same time, my life has been shaped by being female. I do not believe it’s hateful to say so," she said

JK Rowling accused of seeking free labor after announcing children’s contest to illustrate ‘The Ickabog’ book
JK Rowling accused of seeking free labor after announcing children’s contest to illustrate ‘The Ickabog’ book

While Rowling announced she would pledge all author royalties to those impacted by coronavirus, many remain unconvinced of why an author of Rowling’s stature would need to solicit free artwork

scroll to top