Speaking at a FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention (via ComicBook.com), Lewis stated that, after the success of Game of Thrones, adapting the books as a TV series would have aided in exploring and expanding the Wizarding World further than audiences saw in the eight movie saga.
“I think that it would have actually served really well as a TV series. In the current era of right now, maybe not when it came out, but in the world of Game of Thrones and what HBO was doing, BBC America, all these kind of things — I think it actually would have translated really well,” Lewis said. “As we’ll probably see with the Lord of the Rings stuff on Amazon. There’s so much wealth in the story,