It’s official Harry Potter fans will have something new to obsess over now that Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, trailer teaser is out. Starring Eddie Redmayne and Colin Farrell, it’s coming to cinemas November 2016.
The latest entry into the world of wizardry is neither a spin-off or prequel. Fans are well aware that Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them was the title of one of Harry Potter’s Hogwarts textbooks, written by warlock and famous animal enthusiast Newt Scamander. J.K Rowling went on and made the book a reality, featuring magical beasts she had already created within the Harry Potter World, the book was released in 2001 to raise money for British charity Comic Relief.
The movie takes place about 70 years before Harry Potter arrived at Hogwarts, as Scamander (Redmayne) travels to the United States for a conference and accidentally releases a whole mess of creatures into the unsuspecting world. It also marks Rowling’s screenwriting debut.(The Harry Potter movies were written by Steve Kloves.)