June 6, 2016 - 1:39pm by Ciara
It was just last week that Harry Potter fans were ecstatic to be blessed with brand new photos of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child cast, all done up in their costumes. But, since this is the Internet, it didn’t take long for the controversy to begin as some were up in arms over the fact that Hermione Granger would be played by African-American actress Noma Dumezweni.
The mastermind behind all things Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling, has finally spoken out over the controversy in a new interview with The Observer.
See what she had to say after the jump.