ABC Preview of JK Rowling: A Year in the Life Due Thursday

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Jul 15, 2009

Posted by SueTLC

Last April, we reported that at long last viewers here in the US would be able to watch the special “J.K. Rowling: A Year in the Life” documentary on Thursday, July 16 at 8:00pm on ABC. Today, the network has released a preview of the film which was recorded in Edinburgh, Scotland as Jo completed the final book in the Harry Potter series. Long time readers will recall one of the highlights of the documentary is this piece where Jo draws out the family tree of for characters mentioned in the Epilogue in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. You can also watch the original trailers for the documentary by James Runcie here and here in our galleries.





81 Responses to ABC Preview of JK Rowling: A Year in the Life Due Thursday

Avatar Imagetwilightstinks2 says: 2nd time to comment first:)Avatar ImageDoodlePuff1 says: If you watched the clip you wouldn't want to comment. <3J.K.Rowling(and dumbledore(R.I.P))Avatar Imagejanspach says: can't wait to see the whole thing without interruption, I watched it on YouTube when it came out in the UK.Avatar ImageEmilyDeibert says: It was really good, I recorded it for a friend when it was first on so now I've got it forever =) Hope all you Americans enjoyAvatar ImageHattFerg says: I'm going to record that!!Avatar ImageHP_Flower says: Finally! I'm so excited to watch it! I'm going to record it also....Avatar ImagePhylis says: Looking forward to seeing the documentary especially after seeing Half Blood Prince midnight showing! Avatar ImageLillylove says: I have been looking forward to this what seems like forever. I have had my DVR set for a week! This will be icing on the proverbial cake this week after seeing HBP last night!Avatar ImageLillylove says: I have been looking forward to this what seems like forever. I have had my DVR set for a week! This will be icing on the proverbial cake this week after seeing HBP last night!Avatar ImageLillylove says: I have been looking forward to this what seems like forever. I have had my DVR set for a week! This will be icing on the proverbial cake this week after seeing HBP last night!Avatar ImageLillylove says: I have been looking forward to this what seems like forever. I have had my DVR set for a week! This will be icing on the proverbial cake this week after seeing HBP last night!Avatar Imagepansy parkinson says: I'm so excited to tape this! JKR is very interesting, I hope I get to meet her someday.Avatar ImageLulaL says: I would happily watch a TV show of JKR sitting in a dark room, quietly thinking deep thoughts. But that's just me.Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: Record it for sure!Avatar ImageLoony4ever says: So excited! I live in Canada and for some reasons I only sometimes get ABC for some reason and I'm going to b e able to watch this!!!! I was so happy I did a happy dance!!!Avatar ImageLivelaughlovepotter says: no! lol im not gonna be home :p Avatar Imageempressa says: definitely watching this one.Avatar Imagegryffindor1991 says: I know what im watching tomorrow night.Avatar ImageMugglejeff says: I'm going to record it!Avatar ImageMugglejeff says: I'm going to record it!Avatar ImageLexitheAuror says: oh cool! I forgot about this. Definitely going to watch it.Avatar ImageMidnightSun321 says: awesum :)Avatar Imagefriendofblob says: It's cool to see a little more about JK Rowling and what she's like.Avatar ImageMr. Brightside says: Lucky Americans! Hopefully it will either be on i tunes some day or aired in television here. Quite emotional that scene.Avatar Imagepolyjusposhun says: I am so glad to be able to finally see this. Everyone who got to watch it online and when it originally aired were saying how great it is. Thanks so much Leaky for all the great information you let us in on daily. ; )Avatar ImageJadeDanielle says: I've seen quite a bit of it online, but I can't wait to watch the whole thing on my tv! Putting this in my phone calendar immediately :DAvatar ImageStarling says: I'm convinced the book would have been better if she hadn't had a camera man breathing down her neck!Avatar ImageCatherine says: awesome!! ive seen it on youtube, but watching it for real will be great!Avatar ImageHermione Elizabeth says: Cool! I must remind myself to watch that tomorrow... :)Avatar ImageAlice Weasley says: I am definately recording this!!!Avatar ImageGret says: Can't wait to see this whole thing :) Will be awesome! :D Avatar ImageFloridianFlounder95 says: Stupid Mets Brewers game, I'm trying to convince my dad to let me watch it...wish me luck!Avatar Imagecauldronjane says: Ah, hopefully I will be able to catch this on TV.Avatar Imageharrypotter1991 says: I'm definitely going to record this also! I'm so interested to hear about JK Rowling's life! She is so interesting!Avatar Imagedeadtree says: DVR set, ready to go!Avatar ImageNot Slytherin says: They aren't showing this in my area. :o( Is it on YouTube???Avatar ImageAgrippa1 says: I can't wait to see this at last!Avatar ImageRaveKatie says: Woah that was close I'm lucky to be reading this now so I can go record it!!! Thanks, Leaky! Avatar ImageDlcohm7 says: We all are agreed that we are taping this interview. I didn't even know it was coming on, saw the paper and went AHH!! yes!! getting stuff off of my dvr now so i have plenty of room for her.then onto tape later.But it's only an hour? That can't be the full time she did this? Maybe a full showing will show up on video soon? Gonna cry when I watch anyway, cause she will when she types those final words.Avatar ImageHalloween Master says: I will get to watch this documentary tonight! Yay!Avatar Imagehermyone08 says: this was so interesting, i'm so glad they captured this for us to see! :P)Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! Jo WROCKS!!!Avatar ImageAudreyLouiseLovegood says: OH!!! I watched this... It was excellent!!! 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