Warner Bros. has announced the full title for Fantastic Beasts 2... along with a cool cast photo giving us our first look at a young Albus Dumbledore.
The second film in JK Rowling and David Yates' Harry Potter prequel series due to arrive 16 November 2018.
This Honest Trailer isn't dangerous: The Wizarding World has come to America and brought with it a pretty blasé franchise opener not even a Niffler would try to steal - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them!
JK Rowling’s Wizarding World returns to home entertainment on March 27 when ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ arrives on 4K Ultra HD ™, 3D, Blu-ray ™ and DVD. The film comes packaged with countless extras, clips, and never-before-seen footage so we’re absolutely thrilled to be able to share a brand new deleted scene that didn’t make it into the theatrical release. The clip shows Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne), Jacob Kowalski (Dan Fogler), Tina Goldstein (Katherine Waterston), and her sister Queenie (Alison Sudol) as they track down the escaped Demiguise in a New York department store.
You’ve likely seen your fair share of end of the year film lists and rankings of the best and worst 2016 has had to offer, but here is something of an official take on the matter courtesy of YouGov. According to the polling site, they’ve figured out what Britain’s favourite film of the year was, and the results may surprise some of you. It’s not stated just how many people took part in the vote, but the top spot was in fact a draw betweeen the Ryan Reynolds-starring ‘Deadpool’ and ‘Harry Potter’ spin-off ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ – two very different films, admittedly.
‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ has earned $00 million… so far. The recent ‘Harry Potter’ spin-off has just crossed a rather impressive milestone, managing to make $500 million worldwide following in just two weeks.
It’s a running joke throughout the none-more-meta superhero comedy that budget and contracts prevent Deadpool from interacting with his more A-list Marvel stablemates – Deadpool himself frequently references X-Men that Fox didn’t allow us to see. Yes, the same turbine-powered mobile aircraft carrier as used by the Avengers and S.H.I.E.L.D.. Fox weren’t allowed to reference the carrier by name, and the design had to be tweaked a little, but ‘Deadpool’ visual artist Emmanuel Shiu confirmed the connection.
Could Jared follow in his father’s magical footsteps? The sequel to the ‘Harry Potter’ spin-off movie ‘Fantastic Beasts’ is set to feature a young Albus Dumbledore and Potter fans have already decided who they want to play the iconic Hogwarts teacher – actor Jared Harris. Jared is the 55-year-old son of Richard Harris who, of course, played Dumbledore in the first two Potter films ‘The Philosopher’s Stone’ and ‘Chamber of Secrets’.
Newt’s past may reappear in Fantastic Beasts 2 – Credit: Warner Bros. It may have only just debuted in cinemas across the UK, but we may have some idea where ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ is heading in the upcoming sequel. According to JK Rowling, Newt’s mysterious former love interest Leta Lestrange will be involved in ‘Fantastic Beasts 2’.
Not many members of the cast of ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ grew up with JK Rowling’s ‘Harry Potter’ series, but Ezra Miller did. “It was a bit of a sad time in my life but you do what you have to do to get through times that are hard, and to have a resource like these stories, that remind you of what’s good in the world and in yourself.
It has been reported that Johnny Depp has landed a role in the second ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ film, and it’s safe to say that not all fans are happy with the news. It is not currently known which character Depp will be playing in the movie, which is due out in 2018, but it is thought that he will have a brief cameo in the first spin-off film from the Harry Potter franchise, which is due for release on the 18th of November. Over the summer, Depp was embroiled in an incredibly high-profile divorce from his ex-wife, Amber Heard, with Heard alleging that Depp had physically abused her on multiple occasions.
Eddie Redmayne on the huge Leavesden set of ‘Fantastic Beasts’ – Credit: Warner Bros. You’d be forgiven for assuming ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ had been shot entirely on location in New York. Standing on the meticulously recreated cobbled streets of 1920s New York City, with 3-story brownstone tenements stretching off into the distance and working Model T Fords pootling along the road, it was easy to forget we were stood on the Warner Bros. lot in Leavesden, just a stone’s throw from the Harry Potter Studio Tour, and we weren’t the only ones dazzled by this piece of old-school movie magic.
J.K. Rowling has given fans of the Wizarding World plenty of reasons to be excited about ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’. During the Warner Bros. global fan event on Thursday, the best-selling ‘Harry Potter’ author delivered some major news regarding character appearances and the future of the franchise.
A new video from behind the scenes of ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ has been released by Pottermore, the online hub for all things ‘Harry Potter’ and JK Rowling’s Wizarding World. Watch the full video here. “It’s incredibly exciting,” says director David Yates, “We’re working directly with JK [Rowling].
The first trailer for Harry Potter spin-off ‘Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them’ has been released and while it’s lacking in the way of actual beasts, there’s actually quite a lot going on once you scratch beneath the surface.
‘Harry Potter’ fans will get their first look at the series spin-off ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ next week when the first trailer is unleashed to the world. The official social media accounts for the movie revealed the so-called “announcement trailer” will be released online on Tuesday 15 December, via the medium of a mini trailer - watch it below. Your first glimpse at #FantasticBeasts will arrive on December 15th. A video posted by Fantastic Beasts Film (@fantasticbeastsmovie) on Dec 10, 2015 at 3:00pm PST The new movie set in JK Rowling’s “Wizarding World” is based in 1920s New York, years before the events of the Potter saga, and tells the story of New Scamander, a magizoologist played by Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne, who must track down the magical beasts of the title when they’re accidentally set free in the Big Apple.