Joanne Rowling

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United Kingdom, Film Producer
July 31, 1965

Joanne Rowling writing under the pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist, screenwriter, and producer who is best known for writing the Harry Potter fantasy series. The books have won multiple awards, and sold more than 400 million copies, becoming the best-selling book series in history. They have also been the basis for a film series, over which Rowling had overall approval on the scripts and was a producer on the final films in the series.

Also known as Writer, Baker, Teacher, Children'S Writer, Screenwriter, Author, Prose

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  • Joanne Rowling: Over time I came to think of 'The Ickabog' as just for my family... A few weeks ago at dinner, I tentatively mooted the idea of getting 'The Ickabog' down from the attic and publishing it for free, for children in lockdown.
  • Joanne Rowling: I was renting a room in a flat over what was then a sports shop. The first bricks of Hogwarts were laid in a flat in Clapham Junction.
  • Joanne Rowling: Today's the 22nd anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts, but I am going to be honest and say that it feels inappropriate to talk about fictional deaths. Too many people are losing loved ones in the real world.