J.K. Rowling Makes Big Announcement About New Harry Potter Project! See What She Said!

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Well this was quite unexpected!

And no, it doesn’t have to do with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them!

Early today, the famed Harry Potter author, J.K. Rowling, took to Twitter to make a surprise announcement about a new Harry Potter project that’s in the works!

[ Related: How Will An American Wizarding School Play Into The Fantastic Beasts Movie?! ]

It’s only appropriate as today is the 18th anniversary of the publication of the first Potter book in the U.K.! But the project may not be what you expected — but it’s incredibly exciting none-the-less!

She first tweeted:

But she didn’t stop there! She continued with a flurry of tweets answering a few questions many people might’ve had about the project as well where it fits in the Potterverse! She explained:

As for those burning questions about why she isn’t writing another book about the Cursed Child? Well:


It may be a year away, and sure it’s in London, but we can’t wait to get more details about it!

We can always cross our fingers that it’ll make it’s way around the world someday!

Until then, get all the newest deets at the play’s brand new official site HERE!

[Image via PNP/WENN.]

Jun 26, 2015 7:32am PDT

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