Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore is the third film in the Fantastic Beasts series and the eleventh installment in the Wizarding World Franchise. Earlier, the FB film series would be a trilogy, but the makers later announced that the series would be a sequencing event between 1926-1945, and reportedly two more films are in development.
Pirates of the Caribbean fame Johnny Depp will not be seen in the upcoming third part because of the negativity around his defamation trial Depp Vs. Newsgroup Newspaper Ltd owing to this,s the distributors had askedDepp’sp resignation in Nov 2020, thereby Mads Mikkelsen replaced Depp’s role in the film.
David Yales, who earlier directed two movies, also helmed this project; J.K. Rowling and Steve Kloves wrote the screenplay. FB: The secrets of Dumbledore are backed by David Heyman, J K Rowling, Steve Kloves, Lionel Wigram, and Tim Law and made under the banner of Heyday Films.
Star Cast of Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore
- Eddie Redmayne is a Magizoologist(Self Proclaimed) who plays Newt Scamander.
- Jude Law is playing a powerful wizard playing Albus Dumbledore
- Ezra Miller is essaying the role of Aurelius Dumbledore, aka Credence Barebone.
- Dan Fogler is a First World War veteran and bakery owner, Jacob Kowalski.
- Alison Sudol is playing Queenie Goldstein, Tina’s younger sister
- Callum Turner older brother of Newt Scamander is Theseus Scamander
- Mads Mikkelsen portraying Gellert Grindelwald, replaced Johnny Depp
- William Nadylam in the role of Yusuf Kama
- Poppy Corby-Tech is playing Vinda Rosier, a right-hand follower of Grindelwald.
- Victoria Yeates is in the role of Bunty.
- Richard Coyle Hog’s Head owner and brother of Albus Dumbledore plays Aberforth Dumbledore.
- Maria Fernanda Candido is portraying Vicencia Santos
- Oliver Masucci is the supreme head of ICW and the German Magic Ministry as Vogel
- Other actors include Katherine Waterston; Tina Goldstein will also be seen.
Release Date & OTT Premiere
FB: The secrets of Dumbledore is to release in Nov this year, but the makers put off the film on account of the Covid-19 pandemic. Spet Makers announced that the film will be released theatrically on 15 April 2022.
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In U.K and Ireland, it will be released a week early on 8 April 2022. It will be released on the American leading streaming platform HBO Max after 45 days of its theatrical release.