Warner Bros FANTASTIC BEASTS sequel to get a pan India release on this date

FANTASTIC BEASTS : THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD Movie Poster (courtesy : Warner Bros)

J.K Rowling’s predecessor to the world of Harry Potter FANTASTIC BEASTS, FANTASTIC BEASTS : THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD is set to release in India in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu by Warner Bros Pictures, here are the details.

When the final Harry Potter film was released, fans worldwide thought it had reached the end of the Potter universe however J.K. Rowling gifted Potter fans with something new to get excited about. The story before the story with FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM which sets the Wizarding world up for the Harry Potter world.

All set to deep dive further into that world, the makers are now set to release the second installment in the series titled FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD on November 16, 2018 in India. The film will be releasing in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu in addition to English.

Based on J.K. Rowling’s wizarding, the movie is set 70 years before the Harry Potter books, explores the adventure of “magizoologist” New Scamander.

David Yates, who also helmed the last four Harry Potter movies and FANTASTIC BEASTS first installment, returns as the director of second in the series of five.

The film which is not re-introduction to the magical world but is the legitimately building off the world J.K Rowling established. The film has Johnny Depp play Grindelwald – the dark and powerful wizard who has once been a friend of Albus Dumbledore played by Jude Law. Oscar winning Eddie Redmayne returns as Newt Scamander, one of the first few graduates from Hogwarts way ahead of Harry Potter.

Others in the cast include Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Jude Law, Dan Fogler, Ezra Miller, Claudia Kim, ZoëKravitz, Callum Turner, William Nadylam and  BrontisJodorowsky.