J.Okay. Rowling says it was her selection to not seem in ‘Harry Potter’ reunion

The “Harry Potter” writer was on Graham Norton’s “Radio Show” podcast, the place she stated “no one said don’t come” to the reunion, she simply determined she did not wish to take part.

“Yeah, I was asked to be on that and I decided I didn’t want to do it,” she stated of the HBO Max particular. “I thought it was about the films more than the books, you know, quite rightly. I mean, that was what the anniversary was about.”

On the time, it was speculated that Rowling’s absence was as a result of controversy round views the author has expressed which were criticized by some as transphobic. Solid members Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint and Eddie Redmayne made statements in assist of the trans group.

The particular acknowledged Rowling’s contribution to the movie franchise by incorporating materials from a 2019 interview. (HBO Max, like CNN, is a part of Warner Bros. Discovery.)

Rowling advised Graham she nonetheless talks to the forged.

“I have. Yes, I do,” she stated. “I mean, some more than others, but that was always the case. You know some I knew better than others.”