A new tweet from the Harry Potter author appears to confirm that she has finished writing the screenplay for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

Much has been said about the time that’s taken J.K. Rowling to complete her Harry Potter spinoff script for Warner Bros. When the new film franchise was originally announced in September 2013, it was said that the writer had already presented the studio with a rough draft of the script. So when last month it was revealed that the one thing holding off the casting process was that she hadn’t yet delivered a finalized script, it definitely came as a surprise. Particularly taking into account that Rowling’s been supposedly working on it (on and off, we guess) for more than a year and a half.

Earlier today, though, we got what may be our first indication of the script having been finished. While discussing British politics after the U.K. General Election that took place yesterday, Rowling praised the work of Jim Murphy, leader of the Scottish Labour Party that was utterly defeated in the election. She tweeted:

Following the message, an user seemingly annoyed by the author’s political tweeting asked her to “please stop spoiling your books for my children with your politics.” And he added: “Jim Murphy ought to be in Hufflepuff.” Being the awesome person she is, Rowling was not having it with the Hufflepuff bashing, so she wrote back to defend the unpopular Hogwarts house.

You may notice that she said she has “just written a film script,” which suggests she’s already stopped working on it. In a later tweet she specified that she was indeed talking about Fantastic Beasts and that Newt Scamander’s a Hufflepuff.

The news would make sense considering that there are only 18 months between now and the film’s scheduled release. Producer David Heyman has stated in the past that they are aiming to start shooting in late summer, so casting is deemed to reach momentum soon.

You may want to know, however, that the long time it took J.K. to finish the screenplay was most definitely not due to lazy writing. She’s been busy writing her third Cormoran Strike novel, Career of Devil, which she just confirmed is completed and will be published this fall. She also recently launched the U.S. branch of her charity organization Lumos, and published her 2008 Harvard Commencement speech in book form.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is scheduled for release on November 18, 2016.

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