JK Rowling poses as she arrives for the European premiere of the film 'Fantastic Beasts
and Where to Find Them' at Cineworld Imax, Leicester Square in London, Britain November 15, 2016. -- Reuters picLos Angeles
, Dec 8 -- Harry Potter author JK Rowling yesterday defended the decision to cast Johnny Depp in the next Fantastic Beasts
movie after a backlash from fans unhappy about the circumstances of the actor's recent divorce.