What Celebrities Like JK Rowling Get Wrong About “Cancel Culture”

“Cancel culture” is the latest internet term to creep into mainstream discourse and become so overused that it loses all meaning. Thanks to JK Rowling and 149 other celebrities, everyone has something to say about this supposedly new phenomenon. Is…

Every Time We Think JK Rowling Can’t Sink Any Lower, She Finds A Way

We’ve written about JKR’s descent into unrepentant TERF before here a Fangirlish. Hell, she wrote a full-on serial killer like manifesto a few weeks ago, so maybe we got complacent and thought, yes, she is awful, but we can just…

Emma Watson, Eddie Redmayne: Trans women are women

It’s looking pretty lonely out there in JK Rowling’s TERF world. And that’s just the way it should be. Emma Watson, Eddie Redmayne and Rupert Grint have joined Daniel Radcliffe, Bonnie Wright and Katie Leung in the same unequivocal message:…

Goodbye, JK Rowling. We Don’t Need You Anymore

I was far from the only kid growing up with Harry Potter. An entire generation took their cues about right and wrong from those books, and that generation is now here to tell its creator the one thing we never…

David Sakurai Added To ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Sequel

Can we have the Fantastic Beasts sequel now? As we’re sure that all of you are, we love most anything and everything J.K. Rowling. There has been an addition to the cast of the sequel Danish Japanese actor David Sakurai, has been…

Online Battleground: How J.K. Rowling Inspires Our Strength

If any of you have spent any significant time online, there is little doubt that you have learned of the silent understanding of social media that states you can share your honest opinion with the world so long as you…

Win a Visit to the Set of the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Sequel

J. K. Rowling is a pretty awesome woman. She wrote Harry Potter, she is the pen behind Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, she regularly calls out stupidity on Twitter, and her charity, Lumos, helps children worldwide. That aforementioned…

The Final Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Trailer is Here

The final Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them trailer is here! Fans of the Harry Potter saga have been anticipating this all-new adventure that’s set to return us to the wizarding world created by J.K. Rowling, and though this is not the…

5 Life Lessons We Learned from Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

And we thought we had a hard life. But we don’t have a Dark-Lord for a mortal enemy, a godfather who can’t-really-think-straight, a werewolf for a teacher and two best-friends who can’t seem to communicate effectively. But then again, we…

5 Life Lessons We Learned from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Being Harry Potter is hard, and it gets harder with each passing moment. And yet, in a way, it also gets easier. Like life. We live and learn, and sometimes just live without learning. The point is, we live. Things…

Final Harry Potter and the Cursed Child cast photos released

The final Harry Potter and the Cursed Child cast photos are here, and now it’s the Malfoy’s turn. At least father and son. Draco Malfoy, Harry’s school rival, married a woman named Astoria Greengrass after the Harry Potter series ended. In…

See More Harry Potter and the Cursed Child cast photos!

Yesterday we got to see the Potter family, and today, it’s time for the Weasleys. At least some of them. Ron and Hermione, Harry’s best friends and his companions through most of the Harry Potter Series got married after Hogwarts…

See the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child cast photos!

New cast photos for ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,’ the sequel play to the worldwide sensation Harry Potter Series, whose previews begin at London’s Palace Theater on June 7th, have been released. And, hello Potter family! Or, at least…