Top Stories

J.K. Rowling Mourns Orlando Shooting Victim Luis Vielma

J.K. Rowling Mourns Orlando Shooting Victim Luis Vielma

“Harry Potter” author J.K. Rowling just took to Twitter to mourn the victims of the senseless Orlando shooting on Saturday (June 11), and one of the fifty victims holds a place close to her heart.

“Luis Vielma worked on the Harry Potter ride at Universal. He was 22 years old. I can’t stop crying. #Orlando,” J.K. wrote on her Twitter account, along with a photo of Luis in a Harry Potter uniform.

“He was a true friend,” Olga Glomba, who worked with Luis at Universal, told the Orlando Sentinel. “A funny, sweet, nerdy guy without a mean side. He just wanted to make people smile.”

Our thoughts are with everyone effected by this horrible tragedy.

Just Jared on Facebook
Credit: Olga Glomba/Twitter photo; Photos: Getty
Posted to: 2016 Orlando Shooting, JK Rowling

JJ Links Around The Web

INSTARimages.com
  • Memorial for XXXTentacion shuts down the streets of L.A. - TMZ
  • The Kissing Booth's Jacob Elordi sends sweet message to fans - Just Jared Jr
  • Jennifer Lopez is calling out LeBron James - TooFab
  • Here's why Kevin Spacey still has a movie coming out - The Hollywood Reporter
  • This 13 Reasons Why star once had suicidal thoughts - Just Jared Jr