J.K. Rowling

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Lynda Carter slams anti-trans rhetoric: 'Leave them alone and focus on the real war on women'
The OG 'Wonder Woman' star spoke out against trans-exclusionary radical feminism: 'I cannot think of anything that helps women's rights less than pinning the blame on trans women.'
Bette Midler clarifies that she had 'no intention' of transphobia in tweet about women
"But seriously, folks, if anyone who read that tweet thinks I have anything but love for any marginalized people, go to Wikipedia and type in my name."
J.K. Rowling supports Bette Midler and Macy Gray after they're accused of making transphobic comments 
The Harry Potter author, who has herself stirred outrage with her views on the trans community, reposted statements from the actress and singer, seemingly standing in solidarity with them.
Macy Gray accused of transphobia after saying surgery 'doesn't make you a woman'
The Grammy-winning "I Try" singer-songwriter later said her statements were "GROSSLY misunderstood" after she appeared on Piers Morgan Uncensored.
Fantastic Beasts: Secrets of Dumbledore summons lackluster magic at box office
The third installment of the Harry Potter spin-off film series debuted to a franchise low of $43 million.
How Fantastic Beasts finally addresses Dumbledore's sexuality
But given J.K. Rowling’s problematic comments about trans issues, is it too, little late?

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Fantastic Beasts may be the most cursed franchise in Hollywood
From casting controversies to a now-problematic author, here are the many scandals the Harry Potter spin-off has faced.  
What to know about Johnny Depp and Amber Heard defamation trial, including how to watch it live
Get a breakdown of the actor's highly-publicized trial against his ex-wife, which is steaming on Court TV.
Rupert Grint likens J.K. Rowling to an aunt: 'I don't agree with everything my auntie says'

The Harry Potter actor behind Ron Weasley called the controversy around the writer "a tricky one."