Warner Bros leaps to JK Rowling's defence saying studio is PROUD

Warner Bros leaps to JK Rowling’s defence saying studio is PROUD of working with ‘one of the world’s best storytellersand PR was ‘wholly wrong’ to say author was ‘not relevant’ to interview about Harry Potter book

  • Warner defended Rowling after a question about her was blocked at its event
  • Tom Felton was asked about her during interview on Harry Potter anniversary
  • A PR team said ‘Rowling not connected to Warner or Feltonand ‘not relevant
  • But Warner Bros now says this was ‘wholly wrongand is ‘proudto work with her
  • Warner Bros has defended 엠마 왓슨이 JK 롤링을 그늘지게하는 것처럼 보입니다. who has come under increased scrutiny over her position on 여성의 권리성별.

    It leapt to the author’s side after a 스카이 뉴스 reporter was blocked from asking Tom Felton about Rowling on the 25th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.

    Felton, who played Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, sat in silence as a third-party PR said ‘next question pleaseoff screen when asked about the Rowling’s absence in the anniversary celebrations.

    After being asked why the line of questioning was cut short, the third-party PR team said: ‘JK Rowling is not connected to Warner or Tom Felton, the team felt it was not relevant to the piece.

    But Warner Bros have hit out at this statement and told MailOnline it was ‘wholly wrongand said the studio is ‘proudof working with ‘one of the world’s most accomplished storytellerson both the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts series over the last 20 연령.

    Warner Bros has defended JK Rowling (pictured at the World Premiere of the film Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore" in London in March) who has come under increased scrutiny over her position on women's rights and gender

    Warner Bros has defended JK Rowling (pictured at the World Premiere of the film Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledorein London in March) who has come under increased scrutiny over her position on women’s rights and gender








    Harry Potter's Tom Felton stared blankly after the reporter asked him to comment on JK Rowling's absence during the anniversary celebrations

    Harry Potter’s Tom Felton stared blankly after the reporter asked him to comment on JK Rowling’s absence during the anniversary celebrations

    Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by JK Rowling which was published 25 여러 해 전에

    Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by JK Rowling which was published 25 여러 해 전에

    Felton was being interviewed on camera this week at the Mandrakes and Magical Creatures feature at Warner Brothers Studios when the blunder occurred.

    인터뷰 중, Sky’s Claire Gregory said: ‘And you’re sort of, you’re still, you and the others stars of the film, still very much the face of the franchise, 당신이 좋아한다면.

    ‘We speak and hear from you guys. JK obviously has sort of more of a back seat now. Is it strange for her being around at things like this?’

    But before the star, 34, could utter an answer, a PR person off screen was heard saying ‘next question please.

    Felton stared blankly and fidgeted with his hands as the reporter was forced to laugh and respond: ‘Oh okay.

    Earlier in the week, a third-party PR said on Monday they ‘felt it was not relevantto ask Felton about JK Rowlingdespite the chat being about the release of the author’s first book.

    하나, 워너 브라더스 – who has worked with the author on the Harry Potter films and during the Fantastic Beasts franchise which recently had The Secrets of Dumbledore released and plans more films from the Wizarding Worldhit out at these comments.

    After being contacted on Monday, a Warner Bros. Studio Tour London spokesperson told the MailOnline today: '워너 브라더스. has enjoyed a creative, productive, and fulfilling partnership with J.K. Rowling for the past 20 연령.

    ‘She is one of the world’s most accomplished storytellers, and we are proud to be the studio to bring her vision, 문자, and stories to life now – and for decades to come.

    Felton pictured at the world premiere of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore in March

    Felton pictured at the world premiere of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore in March

    '월요일에, a statement was issued by a third-party media agency that appeared contrary to this view. The statement was wholly wrong, and Warner Bros. Studio Tour London regrets it happened as part of a media event that day.

    엠마 왓슨이 JK 롤링을 그늘지게하는 것처럼 보입니다. – the mastermind behind the seven best-seller Harry Potter bookshas come under intense scrutiny over her position on women’s rights and gender.

    The author believes in some circumstances that women and girls should have the right to single-sex spaces, causing her to be at the centre of transphobic rows over the past few years.

    롤링, 56, faced accusations of transphobia after she mocked an online article in June 2020 which used the words ‘people who menstruateinstead of ‘women’.

    She later defended herself against the claims in a passionate essaybut has been criticised by some ever since.

    Writer JK Rowling has faced accusations of transphobia in recent years over her believes about women and girls

    Writer JK Rowling has faced accusations of transphobia in recent years over her believes about women and girls

    Felton was being interviewed on camera this week at the Mandrakes and Magical Creatures (seen in picture) feature at Warner Brothers Studios when the blunder occurred

    Felton was being interviewed on camera this week at the Mandrakes and Magical Creatures (seen in picture) feature at Warner Brothers Studios when the blunder occurred

    Felton, playing Draco Malfoy in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

    Felton, playing Draco Malfoy in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

    In a story after the Tom Felton interview, Sky News said: ‘PRs don’t and shouldn’tfor all sorts of reasons not least press freedomdictate Sky News editorial direction.

    올해 초, Attorney General Suella Braverman praised JK Rowling for her views on the transgender issues as she says schools should not have to pander to pupils who see themselves in a different birth gender.

    The Tory minister said the Harry Potter author was a ‘heroinefor campaigning for female only spaces for those born women and added that schools should be able to treat all children by their birth gender.

    She said schools should not address trans pupils by their chosen pronouns or permit them to wear a school uniform of a different gender.

    And she added that since those aged under 18 cannot legally change their gender, schools are entitled to treat all children by their birth gender.

    The Attorney General also told The Times that Rowling, who has come under fierce criticism for her views on gender, is ‘very brave, very courageousand she is on ‘her sideon the trans issue.