JK Rowling

Who are the new Harry Potter and the Cursed Child cast?
Get to know the actors taking on the roles of JK Rowling's much-loved characters
New Harry Potter and the Cursed Child cast announced
Rehearsals have begun for the new cast, who start in May
Katie Leung: 'I almost quit acting after the Harry Potter films'
The Scottish actress on her new project with the RSC, going back to drama school and why she wasn't entirely sure acting was for her
John Tiffany: I didn't want to be the person that made Harry Potter boring
As his hit production of The Glass Menagerie opens in London, the director explains why Tennessee Williams' play is so relevant and looks back at his work on Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
John Hurt dies aged 77
The legendary actor started his career on stage in London before becoming one of the country's most celebrated film actors
Full cast announced for Jack Thorne's Junkyard
The new musical is directed by Jeremy Herrin for Headlong
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child extends in the West End to 2018
Tickets for the new booking period will go on sale on 22 November
From Tom Hanks to Iggy Pop, Letters Live proves the letter shouldn't become extinct
The latest incarnation of Letters Live features the likes of Jude Law, Louise Brealey and Stephen Mangan
The week in pictures: 30 July - 5 August
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Helena Bonham Carter and Scooby-Doo make the cut this week