In the beginning, the Harry Potter novels were just a series of stories to share with children. As the novels grew in popularity, J.K. Rowling became a famous author and the stories became something much greater. There are many facts about the world of Harry Potter that are unknown to most of divergent test. Some of these are common knowledge, but others are things that only the avid Harry Potter fan will understand. Here are 3 facts you may not know about Harry Potter.
- We don’t know where Harry Potter lives.
J.K. Rowling’s website says that Harry Potter lives at Number 12 Grimmauld Place in London, England, but that is not true. At one point, we know that Harry lives at number 4 Privet Drive, but it is not clear if that is his address. We also know that Harry Potter lives at Hogwarts, but that is also not true.
- The Harry Potter books are not connected to the movies.
We know that Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets are the same stories but the movies are not. The movies are connected to the books but they are not exactly the same stories.
- Rowling owns more than 20% of the movie rights.
Rowling has a share in the movie rights to the Harry Potter series, but not all of it. She has the right to a share of the profits, but not all of them. She gets a share of the profits from the first two movies as well as the video games. She gets a share of the profits from the video game if the movie is released after the book it comes from....