Last month, writer J.K. Rowling has announced to fans that Warner Bros. will transform the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them franchise from a trilogy into a pentalogy. Now another interesting piece of news has come from the Hollywood studio. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter , director David Yates announced that he will take over the helm of all five parts of the Harry Potter prequel.|
Yates is already well acquainted with the wizarding world of Rowling : in addition to the first " Fantastic Beasts ", he shot four films about the adventures of The Boy Who Lived . Despite the fact that the work of David on the film series caused a lot of criticism from fans of the famous book cycle, each of his films about the young wizard managed to become a box-office hit.
The first serious misfire in the career of Yeats took place just this year. He shot for WB the adventure film Tarzan. Legend ”, which did not win success with film critics and stopped a couple of steps from reaching the level of self-sufficiency. Despite the unconvincing performance of the expensive blockbuster at the box office, the studio's management decided to continue working with the British director on their fantasy saga.
The creators of the franchise are already in full swing building the scenery and looking for natural locations for the filming of the second film about the zoologist Newt Scamander . A few days ago it became known that such famous characters from the world of " Harry Potter " as Albus Dumbledore and Gellert Grin-de-Wald will be involved in its plot. b>.
The world premiere of the film “ Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them ” took place today in New York, and USA viewers will be able to get acquainted with its characters next week.
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