Watch the film trailer here for “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” starring Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander in J.K. Rowling’s latest wizarding adventure.
For all those big and litte kids who have been missing the Harry Potter movie series, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, or simply Fantastic Beasts, is schedulde for release later this year. Inspired by the book of the same name by J. K. Rowling, the prequel/spin-off of the Harry Potter film series and directed by David Yates, was written by Rowling as her screenwriting debut. It will be the first installment of a trilogy and stars Eddie Redmayne, Samantha Morton, Ezra Miller, Colin Farrell, and Jon Voight.
The story revolves around Newt Scamander’s (Eddie Redmayne) arrival at the Magical Congress of the United States of America (MACUSA), for a meeting with an important official. The story revolves around a magically expanded briefcase which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the American wizarding authorities after Newt, and threatens to further strain the state of magical and non-magical relations, which is already in a dangerous place due to the threatening presence of the fanatical New Salem Philanthropic Society, an extremist organization dedicated to the eradication of wizard-kind.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is scheduled to be released on 18 November 2016 worldwide in the 3D and IMAX 4K Laser format