Daniel Radcliffe Reacts to J.Okay. Rowling’s Controversy
Some viewers suppose Emma Watson used her second within the highlight on the 2022 BAFTAs to subtly handle J.K. Rowling.
Over the previous few years, the Harry Potter writer has come beneath fireplace for her controversial feedback in regards to the transgender group and gender identification. One of many newest tweets, which referred to a legislative bill on International Women’s Day as “We Who Should Not Be Named Day,” sparked backlash earlier this month. And after Emma graced the stage on the BAFTAs on March 13, a number of on-line customers could not assist however assume that a number of of her phrases had been directed at J.Okay. herself.
In the course of the awards ceremony, comic Rebel Wilson launched the Harry Potter actress, who was presenting an award, by saying that Emma “calls herself a feminist, however everyone knows she’s a witch.” And as Emma took the rostrum, she emphasised, “I am right here for all the witches.”
Instantly after the on-camera second, a number of Twitter customers praised Emma for her alternative of phrases, with one particular person tweeting, “I really like the shade Emma Watson simply threw at JK Rowling on the BAFTAs.” One other echoed the identical sentiment, merely writing that “Emma Watson is a queen for this.”