An already impressive throw for the upcoming Harry Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has brought even more impressive. Colin Farrell, currently confusing people with Season 2 regarding HBO’s True Detective, has authorized on to play any wizard in the film, where he’ll co-star with Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Ezra Miller and Alison Sudol.
Farrell can play the role of Burial plots, a wizard exactly who crosses paths together with Newt Scamanger (Redmayne) as he travels via New York City. The movie, which is set in the 1920s, starts with New York as popular “Magizoologist” Scamanger heads out worldwide and document the actual magical creatures worldwide.
While the film is only loosely based on the ebook of the same name (a lot of the characters were created particularly for the film) and is described as neither a prequel or sequel for any of the Harry Potter films, many of the Potter creative team is returning. J.Okay. Rowling herself wrote the script, David Heyman is actually again producing in addition to David Yates, who guided the last five Potter motion pictures, will return to immediate this film.
Fantastic Beasts may be the first part of a planned trilogy, but it’s not necessarily clear if Rowling or even Yates will return regarding subsequent installments.
Fantastic Critters and Where to Find Them opens in theaters on November 18, 2016.