Snape is my favourite character in the harry potter books, and i've always said that severus snape was good was a real hero, no matter what you think he was a hero and that harry and ginny named one of their children to severus was a perfect way to honour snape in rowling's universe, there is no pure evil. The harry potter books from severus snape's perspective what if snape was actually the real hero all along snape loved lily deeply: through their years at hogwarts through her marriage to another wizard, james potter through his time as a death eater and long after her murder at the wand of lord voldemort. It's been 11 years since i first read severus snape's death scene in harry potter and the deathly hallows, but after all that time, i am still conflicted over my feelings about the half-blood prince to many fans, he is the ultimate hero of the series redeemed by love and self-sacrifice to others, he's a. Harry potter's true hero michael gambon as dumbledore photograph: allstar so severus snape has been crowned the nation's favourite potter character and i 'm left with an expression that could curdle potions are we talking about the same person the one described as bat-like and oily and. From dedalus diggle to wilhelmina grubbly-plank, jk rowling's incredible character names add an extra sprinkle of magic to her wizarding world but they haven't all been conjured up from the depths of her extensive imagination rowling has spoken often in the past about using everything from baby. Jk rowling reveals the 'harry potter' secret she told alan rickman about severus snape posted on thursday, january 21st rickman has said in interviews that rowling let him in on a “tiny, little, left-of-field piece of information” to help him better understand the character in the wake of his passing. Harry potter: severus snape is the best character by far jk rowling put a witty fantasy into the structure of a classic boarding school story sat, jun 10, 2017, 06: 00 anna carey the strange thing about the harry potter books is that harry is, by far, the least interesting character in them photograph: graeme robertson/ getty.
Hero complex spoke with rickman in 2011 to discuss the end of the harry potter franchise and his years as severus snape way: early on, years before the ending of the book series, potter author jk rowling took him aside and revealed the secret back story of snape, trusting rickman and rickman. Jk rowling took to twitter to clear up the motivations of the iconic harry potter character severus snape as much as readers may love severus snape, the character's love for lily evans did not absolve him of his bad nature as rowling explains: but he still died a hero (sort of) rowling's most. Severus snape: good guy or bad guy if you said bad guy, jk rowling wants a word with you the movie series wrapped 10 years later with the second part of harry potter and the deathly hallows with a highly anticipated movie spinoff, fantastic beasts and where to find them, due in theaters in. Alan rickman brought the harry potter character to life as a hero disguised as a villain, severus snape was forced to bear the brunt of a lot of hate until we all realized just how incredible he was we're just lucky that jk rowling — and actor alan rickman — knew his true allegiance all along.
This is my first essay on this community, based on my frustration with some recent remarks made by j k rowling about the character of severus snape, and explains why i think he is such an interesting character, and why he is important to the themes of her books (the. Rowling still thinks and cares about the characters of the harry potter world as much as we all do, or ever did, and she still finds ways to explore their stories and which is how we ended up with a wonderful conversation about the complicated, and apparently often misunderstood, life of severus snape. This thesis is about the harry potter series or more particularly albus dumbledore, the headmaster at hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry and a prominent character in the series traditionally, albus falconer argues that young adult fiction did not begin with jk rowling, because several classics, like catcher in.
Still, this is the official eighth story in the harry potter series, and as with any potter story, cursed child is packed with twists, bombshell revelations, and a big part of harry's victory in deathly hallows comes down to severus snape's sacrifice—something jk rowling undoubtedly hoped would absolve. No one sneers or snarls quite like alan rickman and, looking back on a cinematic decade of “harry potter,” his severus snape now stands as the of the bookshelf series, “potter” author jk rowling took him aside and revealed the secret back story of snape, trusting rickman and rickman alone with one.
There, hidden among the hundreds of pages of the harry potter plot line, the golden ticket laid undiscovered: the reasons why severus snape is so unique and that jk rowling has gone to dazzle us with detailed back story, irony and murky associations to prove the fact that there is no other character, outside of harry,. Alan rickman, the british actor who brought professor severus snape to the screen in the harry potter movies, has died from cancer at the age of 69 films however, he may be best known for his role as snape, one of the most intriguing and compelling characters in jk rowling's bestselling series. Harry was the real hero in the story and will be “always” harry potter has been seriously underrated in the novels and by fans snape is all grey you can't make him a saint: he was vindictive & bullying you can't make him a devil: he died to save the wizarding world — jk rowling (@jk_rowling) november 27, 2015.
17 times jk rowling shocked harry potter fans as jk rowling announces that a new children's book is on the way, read the revelations that have emerged since her last was published harry potter: imelda staunton as professor umbridge by alice vincent 8:13pm gmt 28 jan 2016. 6 days ago on may 2, jk rowling tweeted that she was sorry for killing dobby, a free elf, in the harry potter series for killing off dobby from harry potter he was the real hero of the series in the past, jk has apologized for the deaths of other characters too, like fred weasley and severus snape the may 2.
Thereafter, she appears in the books acting as a messenger and friend to harry, even at times when all his other friends seem to have deserted him her home in hogwarts' owlery acts as a refuge from the other students, and her death, in deathly hallows: part 1, was a real loss to harry jk rowling said. Snape was the potterverse's most memorable villain he spent the books/films making life difficult for our young hero harry potter, the son of james, a boy who had bullied him in school but he was also the son of lily, who he loved and throughout the series, he had secretly protected him against his true. Well here it goes: it really bugs me when people get all weepy about severus snape and his somber, torturous tale as a harry potter fan i usually keep this to myself because snape fans are a little rabid and also he's played by alan rickman on film, and speaking poorly of any rickman-played character. Jk rowling revealed her favourite harry potter character and it's not the boy wizard, but rather someone that she killed in the final book who is your favourite harry potter character harry, himself albus dumbledore severus snape hagrid ron weasley hermione graigner dobby the elf.