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Harry Potter Who? J.K. Rowling Reveals She's Working On A Brand New Children's Book!

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What magical news!

J.K. Rowling sure has kept busy ever since completing her Harry Potter series, but it sounds like she's about to get back to her children's book beginning.

While promoting the third book in her Cormoran Strike series on Tuesday, the author admitted to having a young adult piece up her sleeve!

Related: Harry Potter & The Cursed Child Sells Out In Minutes!

When asked whether she was going to stick with the crime thrillers she's been writing as Robert Galbraith or return to YA, J.K. confessed she wanted a bit of both worlds, saying:

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Dumbledore Is Back In J.K. Rowling’s Next Movie! Take THAT Voldemort!

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We'd totally be a part of Dumbledore's Army, any day of the week!

Michael Gambon (or Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore from the Harry Potter franchise) apparated on the set of the TV adaptation of J.K. Rowling's The Casual Vacancy this past weekend!

Or maybe he used a Portkey! We'll never know!

In this movie, Michael plays the part of Howard Mollison, Pagford delicatessen's fictional proprietor! Sure, it's a notch or two down from being Headmaster, but oh well!

Filming is taking place in the Cotswold town of Northleach in the good ole United Kingdom!

We cannot wait to see his magical performance!

[Image via Splash News.]

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J.K. Rowling Brings Dumbledore Back From The Grave! Michael Gambon Joins Forces With The Harry Potter Author For This NEW Project!

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Potterheads, rejoice! Dumbledore lives!!!

Michael Gambon, the actor who played the iconic Professor from the Prisoner of Azkaban until the very end, has been cast in J.K. Rowling's upcoming HBO mini-series The Casual Vacancy.


The former Harry Potter actor is set to play Howard Mollison, who fans know as the owner of the Pagford deli!

Other cast members announced include Rory Kinnear, Julia McKenzie, Kelley Hawes, Monica Dolan, and Abigail Lawrie!

While the rest of the casting news will be announced at a later date, filming is set to begin on July 7th in the South West of England!

So, alright… Dumbledore doesn't exactly LIVE, but it's certainly exciting to see him in action again in another of J.K.'s novels coming to life!

We can't WAIT to watch!!

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Big J.K. Rowling News! Joins Forces With HBO & The BBC For A Casual Vacancy Miniseries!

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We totally expecto greatness!

J.K. Rowling will officially be working with HBO and the BBC on a pretty magical project!

Okay, so Harry Potter isn't getting a reboot, but her work The Casual Vacancy will be a co-production between the two networks!

First Fantastic Beasts, and now this? Our wands are very at the ready!

The book will be adapted into a tri-wizard three hour miniseries, and we feel like we just got accepted in Hogwarts we're that ecstatic over here!

Production will begin in South West London (perhaps near to Diagon Alley?) this summer! Death Eaters stay away!

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J.K. Rowling Chats Up Jon Stewart About Welfare And The Casual Vacancy

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J.K. Rowling is a welfare success story.

She lived on government assistance for years as a single mother before Harry Potter made her a billionaire and she seems pretty damn grateful for those benefits.

In fact, the successful author revealed (above) she pays "a lot of tax" on her fortune to the English government, but doesn't mind! She actually feels indebted to the system that provided for her and her child when nobody else would and told Jon Stewart:

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