Fun Facts: Harry Potter edition

Story by John David Goins, News Editor

This one is for all the Harry Potter nerds of the world. This list of Fun Facts is to remind readers that even though the Hunger Games is a good book and will make a great movie, Harry Potter is the greatest thing to ever exist. HPFFL (Harry Potter Fan For Life).

    • The least financially successful Harry Potter movie was $90 million more than the most successful “Twilight” film.
    • J.K. Rowling is the first person to ever become a billionaire by writing books.
    • The actress who played Moaning Myrtle was actually 31 years old and was the oldest person to portray a student at Hogwarts.
    • Steven Spielberg was originally approached to direct the Harry Potter movies, and he wanted to make it a Pixar-style animation.
    • Ginny Weasley is the first girl born to the Weasley family in generations.
    • http://www.hp-lexicon.org/wizards/a-z/a.html this is a website that has every wizard and witch that J.K. Rowling has ever mentioned.