Rowling, who made her screenwriting debut on “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” has also written the script for the second installment. The film is set in an increasingly dark time for the Wizarding World where Newt Scamander and company have to decide on their allegiances.
Plot details are unknown at this time other than the film being set in Paris.
The first movie in the planned five-part “Fantastic Beasts” series grossed more than $813 million at the box office.
The sequel, which begins production this summer, also reunites producers Rowling, »
- Justin Kroll
Similar News ItemsWarner Bros. [us]
- Rumour: Robert Zemeckis in talks to direct DC’s The Flash (From Flickeringmyth. 27 April 2017, 2:52 PM, PDT)
- Warner Bros. TV Names Peter Girardi Exec VP of Blue Ribbon Content, Alternative Programming (From Variety - TV News. 27 April 2017, 2:30 PM, PDT)
- Rumor: Robert Zemeckis took a meeting about directing The Flash movie (From JoBlo. 27 April 2017, 2:05 PM, PDT)
- Today in Movie Culture: Johnny Depp Surprises Fans as Jack Sparrow at Disneyland, a History of Wonder Woman and More (From Movies.com. 27 April 2017, 11:00 PM, PDT)
- Johnny Depp Shocks Guests Inside Pirates of the Caribbean Ride (From MovieWeb. 27 April 2017, 4:52 PM, PDT)
- Johnny Depp Surprises Guests Aboard Disneyland’s ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Ride (From Variety - Film News. 27 April 2017, 10:51 AM, PDT)
- Video Explains Everything Wrong With Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them (From TVovermind.com. 27 April 2017, 1:30 PM, PDT)
- Guy Ritchie’s Fantasy Blockbuster King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword Conjures Up Stunning New Pics (From We Got This Covered. 27 April 2017, 12:54 PM, PDT)
- J.K. Rowling Hints Fantastic Beasts 2 Plot Point on Twitter (From TVovermind.com. 27 April 2017, 4:00 AM, PDT)