The third movie within the Fantastic Beasts sequence has obtained its title. The movie is named Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore. The movie’s release date is pushed up. It will now release on April 15, 2022. The movie is a sequel to Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.
Fantastic Beasts, which is about to be a five-movie sequence, is part of the Wizarding World, the fictional universe that additionally consists of Harry Potter movies, books, and different media.
It is the prequel sequence and follows Eddie Redmayne’s Newt Scamander, a magizoologist, and a younger Albus Dumbledore, as they tackle latter’s former good friend and now foe Gellert Grindelwald, the Dark Lord earlier than Voldemort’s rise.
David Yates, a franchise veteran who helmed the final 4 Harry Potter movies and former two Fantastic Beasts motion pictures, returns to direct the third film. JK Rowling, the franchise creator, is co-writing the script with Steve Kloves.
In The Secrets of Dumbledore, Jude Law performs the position of younger Dumbledore, the headmaster of Hogwarts within the Harry Potter sequence, who was then the varsity’s professor of Defence Against the Dark Arts. The film additionally stars Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner, Claudia Kim, William Nadylam, and Kevin Guthrie.
The position of Grindelwald was earlier performed by Johnny Depp, however after the actor misplaced his libel case in opposition to UK newspaper The Sun, which had known as him a ‘wife-beater’, Warner Bros eliminated Depp from the position. Mads Mikkelsen will substitute him within the final three motion pictures.
Earlier this year, Mikkelsen told Collider, “Nobody’s interested in me going in there and trying to copy anything, that would be creative suicide immediately, especially when it’s been done before and masterfully.”