Hermione Granger in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Noma Dumezweni

Noma Demezweni (born 1969) is a Swaziland born English actress. She won an Olivier Award for her role in A Raisin in the Sun and was cast as Hermione Granger in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.

Announced on Monday (12/14/15), JK Rowling,  the best-selling author of the “Harry Potter” books, has responded to mixed reactions over the cast for “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” — her new London play featuring Harry as an adult. The role of Hermione, in particular, being played by a black woman; some are upset, some are elated but Rowling’s is very satisfied with the selection of Demezweni for the role.

Source:  hitfix,com

 

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