The world has missed the magical presence of Harry Potter and his wizarding friends. We do know that a spin-off from the series, “Magical Beasts and Where to Find Them” is being turned into a film and is expected to come to theaters Nov. 2016. But if you want to know what Harry himself is doing, turn no further than to Rita Skeeter’s gossip column.

J.K. Rowling released a new story through Pottermore, written from the perspective of the popular gossip columnist. Rowling-as-Skeeter gave fans a look at what the Boy Who Lived is now doing as an adult. If you don’t have Pottermore account, you can also read the full story at

Here’s the jist of the story, though–Harry, now 34, is working as an Auror. Ron has left his Ministry of Magic job and is now helping his brother George with Weasley’s Wizarding Wheezes. Hermione, on the other hand, is rising up the ranks at the Ministry of Magic; she’s currently working as the Deputy Head of the Department of Magical Law Enforcement.

You can read more about what the gang are doing at the links above. What do you think about this cool update? Discuss it in the comments section below!

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt. 1

By Monique Jones

Monique Jones blogs about race and culture in entertainment, particularly movies and television. You can read her articles at Racialicious, and her new site, COLOR . You can also listen to her new podcast, What would Monique Say.

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