JK Rowling apologises for killing Snape in Harry Potter

JK Rowling has said sorry for killing off Professor Snape in the final book of the Harry Potter series.

The author made the apology on the anniversary of the fictional Battle of Hogwarts, which saw many popular characters die.

On previous anniversaries she's apologised for killing Fred Weasley and Remus Lupin.

"This year I'd like to apologise for killing (whispers)... Snape. *runs for cover*,"


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