Eight Ways to Spin Off the Harry Potter Movie Franchise


Today's much-anticipated release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 marks the beginning of the end for the HP movie franchise. But just because there are no more books to adapt doesn't mean Warner Bros.' cash cow is completely dead. Sure it would be totally sacrilegious to imagine the future exploits of Ron, Harry, and Hermione without J.K. Rowling’s stamp of approval, but the Potter-verse is full of supporting characters who practically demand spinoff movies or TV shows of their own. Herewith eight of our suggestions for how WB might keep the franchise alive.