Colin Farrell has joined the cast of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. This is reported by The Hollywood Reporter.
The Irish actor will play a wizard from New York named Graves, whom the protagonist Newt Scamander meets. Recall that earlier the writer J.K. Rowling, who is entrusted with the script for the future movie project. stated that the movie will feature an American school of wizardry for the first time, not featured in the Harry Potter books.
Fantastic Beasts will take place approximately seventy years before the events of the Potter. The director is David Yates, and the main roles will be played by Eddie Redmayne and co-star of the movie "Inborn Vice" and the series "Boardwalk Empire" Catherine Waterston.
Recall that Newt Scamander was the author of the textbook of the same name, which Harry Potter and his fellow students studied at the Hogwarts School of Wizardry.
The premiere of the movie "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", which will launch the new trilogy, will take place on November 18, 2016. Two sequels will be released in 2018 and 2020, respectively.
The Topic of Article: Colin Farrell to star in Potter spin-off.