With the newest addition of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore, the latest installment in the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them saga, admirers of Harry Potter will be ready to revert to that fantastical realm once again. While the classic Harry Potter films are often a major draw for whichever streaming platform offers them, the Fantastic Beasts saga is still going strong on the big screen, with the newest journey due to premiere in 2022 and including many of the series’ famous faces as well as a few new ones. Everything we know about Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore is listed below.
When is Fantastic Beasts: The Secret of Dumbledore releasing?
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore will be released on April 8 in the United Kingdom and India, and on April 15 in the United States. While Warner Bros. revealed the name for the latest film on Sept. 22, 2021, they also revealed that Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore will be launched earlier than their previous release date of July 15, 2022.
Where can you watch Fantastic Beasts: The Secret of Dumbledore?
As a recap, Warner Bros. has so far indicated their mixed release approach with HBO Max, which saw all of the movie studio’s 2021 films enjoy a similar, limited run on the streaming platform as well as in cinemas, will not be ongoing from now on. Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore, like other Warner Bros. films released in 2022, would get an exclusive theatrical run before being released on online or streaming media.
What is the plot of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore?
The official plot for the film reads, “Professor Albus Dumbledore knows the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald is moving to seize control of the wizarding world. Unable to stop him alone, he entrusts Magizoologist Newt Scamander to lead an intrepid team of wizards, witches, and one brave Muggle baker on a dangerous mission, where they encounter old and new beasts and clash with Grindelwald’s growing legion of followers. But with the stakes so high, how long can Dumbledore remain on the sidelines?”
Who is in the cast of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore?
Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, and Alison Sudol, as well as franchise alums Ezra Miller, Callum Turner, and the abovementioned Jude Law, are all supposed to appear for the third installment of the series. However, Johnny Depp, who played the role of Grindelwald for the first two installments of the series, would not be reprising his role in the third installment.
Amid allegations of domestic violence against him in the United Kingdom courts, Depp was fired from the role. Mads Mikkelsen has been cast in the role of Grindelwald by the directors to replace Johnny Depp. The full cast and crew list can be found on IMDb.