Earlier this week, a new slew of rumors started circling that said Warner Bros.
and the powers to be behind the scenes of the wizarding world of Harry Potter were finally getting their act together and planning a prequel TV series based on author J.K. Rowling
's classic book series. But don't get too excited just yet. It looks like these rumors have been firmly shot down by Rowling's representatives who have said this.
"There are no plans to develop the Harry Potter stories into a TV series. Any reports are purely speculative."
Bummer. I guess there's really no point in getting into what this week's rumors originally were. But I'm going to all the same so that we can talk about it a bit. Here goes: this week's gossip said that Warner Bros. was in the very early stages of developing a TV series based on the massively popular