Your Day Just Got Better Because New ‘Harry Potter’ Story Is Set To Be Released In 2016


Since the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows in 2007, we’ve been teased with little details of the Harry Potter world through Rowling’s Pottermore site and other statements. Now, however, we have a whole new thing.

Rowling announced on Twitter that she will be a part of producing and screenwriting a Harry Potter play that will be released in 2016!

Rowling sets us up for the big announcement!!

Then provides the big reveal that surely sent heads spinning to make sure they were reading Twitter right!!

But Rowling was reluctant to reveal too much information:

Though she did let us on to this piece of the scoop —

And then these v. vague teasers…


The Daily Mail has reported that the play will feature Lily and James Potter before they were killed by Lord Voldemort. The rumor mill suggests that casting has already begun.

All I’m saying is that this play better be coming to the United States or else I’m going to have to learn to apparate to London.