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Fantastic Beasts 2 Begins Shooting, Cast and Story Details Revealed

Fantastic Beasts 2 Begins Shooting, Cast and Story Details Revealed

The sequel to J.K. Rowling's 2016 smash hit fantasy adventure Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them begins production in the U.K.

Ryan Scott

Fantastic Beasts 2 Needs a Teenage Dumbledore, and It Could Be You

Fantastic Beasts 2 Needs a Teenage Dumbledore, and It Could Be You

Warner Bros. sends out a casting call for Fantastic Beasts 2 seeking a number of different, yet very important characters.

Kevin Burwick

Fantastic Beasts 2 Script Is Done Says J.K. Rowling

Fantastic Beasts 2 Script Is Done Says J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling teases that she has finished the script for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2 before production starts this summer.

Brian Gallagher

Newt's Patronus Is a Huge Spoiler in Fantastic Beasts 2

Newt's Patronus Is a Huge Spoiler in Fantastic Beasts 2

Harry Potter creator J.K. Rowling refuses to reveal Newt's secret Patronus in Fantastic Beasts 2.

Brian Gallagher

Fantastic Beasts 2 Gets Callum Turner as Newt's Brother

Fantastic Beasts 2 Gets Callum Turner as Newt's Brother

Callum Turner has signed on to play the brother of Eddie Redmayne's Newt Scamadner in the magical sequel Fantastic Beasts 2.

Brian Gallagher

Jude Law Is Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts 2

Jude Law Is Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts 2

Two-time Academy Award nominee Jude Law has been set to star as Albus Dumbledore in the Fantastic Beasts sequel.

B. Alan Orange

Fantastic Beasts 2 Will Shoot This Summer in the U.K. and France

Fantastic Beasts 2 Will Shoot This Summer in the U.K. and France

Director David Yates is heading back to the wizarding world later this year as Fantastic Beasts 2 prepares for production.

Ryan Scott

J.K. Rowling Teases Fantastic Beasts 2 Script

J.K. Rowling Teases Fantastic Beasts 2 Script

J.K. Rowling is currently hard at work writing the screenplay for Fantastic Beasts 2, the first of four sequel to the Harry Potter spin-off.

Brian Gallagher

Zoe Kravitz Talks Fantastic Beasts 2 Newt & Leta Romance

Zoe Kravitz Talks Fantastic Beasts 2 Newt & Leta Romance

Zoe Kravitz says she'll have a bigger role as Leta Lestrange, teasing her dynamic with Newt in Fantastic Beasts 2.

Brian Gallagher

Fantastic Beasts Blasts Past $800M at the Worldwide Box Office

Fantastic Beasts Blasts Past $800M at the Worldwide Box Office

Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them reached a pretty big box office milestone this week.

Ryan Scott

Was Newt Scamander at Hogwarts During the Harry Potter Movies?

Was Newt Scamander at Hogwarts During the Harry Potter Movies?

Fans recently uncovered a Newt Scamander Easter egg in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban that hints at his presence in the original trilogy.

Ryan Scott

Is Jared Harris Playing Young Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts 2

Is Jared Harris Playing Young Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts 2

Arthur Darvill makes his play for Young Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts, while Jared Harris thinks it's his family right to play the character.

B. Alan Orange

Fantastic Beasts 2 Will Bring Back Zoe Kravitz as Leta Lestrange

Fantastic Beasts 2 Will Bring Back Zoe Kravitz as Leta Lestrange

Director David Yates confirms actress Zoe Kravitz will reprise her role as Leta Lestrange in Fantastic Beasts 2.

Brian Gallagher

Fantastic Beasts Casts a Spell on Weekend Box Office with $75M

Fantastic Beasts Casts a Spell on Weekend Box Office with $75M

Third Doctor Strange weekend gets beat by Warner Bros.' Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

Brian Gallagher

Fantastic Beasts Deleted Scene Reveals the Fate of a Key Character

Fantastic Beasts Deleted Scene Reveals the Fate of a Key Character

Producer David Heyman reveals the original ending for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them showed the fate of an important returning character.

Brian Gallagher

Why Johnny Depp Is Perfect as Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts 2

Why Johnny Depp Is Perfect as Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts 2

Producer David Heyman explains why Johnny Depp was cast to play Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts and its sequel.

Brian Gallagher

Fantastic Beasts Review: Entertaining, But Not on Par with Potter

Fantastic Beasts Review: Entertaining, But Not on Par with Potter

Newt Scamander does not have the charm or gravitas of Harry Potter, but Fantastic Beasts still proves to be an enthralling experience.

Julian Roman

Will Fantastic Beasts Demolish Doctor Strange at the Box Office?

Will Fantastic Beasts Demolish Doctor Strange at the Box Office?

Two-time winner Doctor Strange goes up against Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them at the box office this weekend.

Brian Gallagher

David Yates Will Direct All 5 Fantastic Beasts Movies

David Yates Will Direct All 5 Fantastic Beasts Movies

J.K. Rowling is serving as the screenwriter on the 5-Part Fantastic Beasts epic that will span 19 years in the life of Newt Scamander.

B. Alan Orange

Fantastic Beasts 5 Timeline Reveals Huge Harry Potter Connection

Fantastic Beasts 5 Timeline Reveals Huge Harry Potter Connection

Author J.K. Rowling recently confirmed the timeline for the Fantastic Beasts franchise, which could be leading to a huge Harry Potter connection.

Ryan Scott