J.K. Rowling Shoots Down the Idea of a Harry Potter TV Show

By Maryann Yin 

J.K. Rowling Portrait (GalleyCat)J.K. Rowling has become famous for her active Twitter account. Recently, she answered several queries concerning Harry Potter world-related issues.

According to Entertainment Weekly, readers posed questions about the government of the wizarding world, a distributor of a 900-page Rita Skeeter book, and ideas for Harry Potter-related adaptations. The Guardian reports that Rowling doesn’t appear to be open to the idea of a television series, an opera, an ice show, or an interpretative dance.

Not too long ago, Rowling delighted her fans with news about the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie, the price of tuition at Hogwarts, and the full name of a minor character known as “Moaning” Myrtle. Below, we’ve chronicled all of the exchanges in a Storify post embedded below—what do you think? (Photo Credit: Debra Hurford Brown)