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J.K. Rowling Says There's Only One Harry Potter Character She Regrets Killing! Find Out Which One HERE!

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Regrets.

J.K. Rowling has had a few.

The Harry Potter author infamously revealed she wished she had not written Hermione and Ron getting together at the end of the series.

[ Related: J.K. Rowling Is Writing HOW Many New Harry Potter Stories For Christmas Now?! ]

And now she has another regret about The Deathly Hallows. And this time, emphasis on the deathly part.

J.K. broke hearts of countless readers with the many character deaths in the final book, but she says there's only one she really regrets [SPOILER ALERT, obvi]:

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EXCLUSIVE! Bella Thorne Opens Up About Her New Book Autumn Falls & The Loss Of Her Father

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What can't she do!?

Bella Thorne just took a step closer to world domination with the release of her first book, Autumn Falls.

The work of fiction follows a girl named Autumn as she deals with a major loss, and is actually inspired a lot by Bella's life.

Well, we had an EXCLUSIVE chat with the 17-year-old star, and she had a lot to say.

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More Action! More Intrigue! Less Clothes! Shailene Woodley & Theo James Are Back In The Intense First Trailer For Insurgent!

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After a few teases, the first full trailer for Insurgent is here!

The second installment in the Divergent series brings back Shailene Woodley and Theo James as Tris and Four, but it also brings something else:

A HECK of a lot more action!

[ Related: The Last Divergent Book, Allegiant, Will Be Split Into TWO Movies! ]

Ch-ch-check out the video (above) to get your first full look at the sexier, more intense, and far more badass Divergent Series: Insurgent!

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Lena Dunham Explains Why She Opened Up About Her Rape In Brave New Essay

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As the title of Lena Dunham's book asserts, she's Not That Kind Of Girl.

Not the kind of girl to sit quietly when she has something to say, and not the kind of girl who won't respond when she feels attacked.

And many parts of her book have come under fire lately — not only was she accused of raping her sister, many didn't believe her account of being raped herself.

[ Related: Lena Threatens To Sue Over Rape Accusations ]

She's now speaking up about that incident and giving her thoughts on the way the public has responded to it.

In an essay titled "Why I Chose To Speak Out", Lena writes:

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YouTube Superstar Zoella's Debut Novel Is Already The Highest Selling Debut EVER!

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Woohoo! This is worth all of the congratulations!

YouTube sensation Zoe Sugg, aka Zoella, has just published her debut novel, and it's a major hit!

The novel Girl Online sold 78,109 in the first week which is more than your favorite writer sold, no matter who your favorite writer is!

That's right, more than E.L James, Dan Brown, or even J.K. Rowling!

Records only go back to 1998, but that's still a ton of excellent writers she beat out!

If you aren't familiar with Zoella, her YouTube channel has over six million subscribers, so she's a major deal!

The British vlogger inked a two-book deal with Penguin Random House, and this is the first of her books, in which she incorporated elements of her own life. CEO Tom Weldon said it was

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J.K. Rowling Is Writing HOW Many New Harry Potter Stories For Christmas Now?! Get Your Update HERE!

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UPDATE: Just like there are twelve uses for dragon's blood discovered by Albus Dumbledore, there are 12 new Harry Potter stories coming out for the Christmas season — not just one!

Someone get Madame Pomfrey because our heads are about to EXPLODE!

Just like she did for Halloween, J.K. Rowling has announced she will be releasing yet another short story set in the Potterverse just in time for Christmas!

[ Related: J.K. Rowling Is The Queen Of Halloween By Releasing Some Spooky New Writing About Everyone's Most HATED Character — Dolores Umbridge! ]

This one is focusing on yet another nemesis of Harry's but one much closer to the hearts of fans: Draco Malfoy!

Will he finally get his name crossed off the naughty list??

Either way it's going to be a very Slytherin Christmas!

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Mr. Grey's Family Will See You Now! Get Your First Look At Rita Ora In Fifty Shades Of Grey HERE — And Tell Us If You Like It!!

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Both trailers for Fifty Shades Of Grey gave us what we were looking for: foreplay hinting at sexy times to come!

But fans of the book may be ready for more, a deeper commitment if you will.

Some readers are ready to meet Christian's family.

[ Video: Ellen DeGeneres Inserts Herself Into The Lead Role Of Fifty Shades Of Grey! Check Her Hilarious Trailer HERE! ]

The film's official Twitter account released the first images of Rita Ora as Christian's sister Mia, as well as Marcia Gay Harden and Andrew Airlie as his parents (above).

We were just the tiniest bit apprehensive when we heard Rita was cast as she hadn't done much acting before this. But how does she look??

How does Rita Ora look as Christian Grey's sister?

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How does Rita Ora look as Christian Grey's sister?

  • No way! Terrible casting! (85%)
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