J.K. Rowling Talks Nagini's Origin In New Clip
Rowling recently shared insight into the character of Nagini, who was known as Voldemort's snake throughout the 'Harry Potter' series and appears as a woman in the prequel series, "Fantastic Beasts." Business Insider reports Rowling shares more about the character in a film extra available on the "Crimes of Grindelwald" Blu-ray.
The author says, "Now, there were always hints that she had been human.
In her name — because the Naga are, in mythology, a race of snake beings.