The film takes the Wizarding World back to 1920s NY, focusing on the adventures of "Magizoologist" Newt Scamander as he accidentally unleashes a case of magical creatures.
A nervous J.K. Rowling said on Thursday she hoped fans would like her new wizarding movie "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", even though it does not feature beloved characters like Harry Potter and his Hogwarts friends.
Plus of course the Harry Potter creator herself - author J. K. Rowling - is due to attend after walking the red carpet last week at the film's NY premiere. And after like ten shots she's like, "You got anything else?"
Set in the 1920s, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them follows Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) as he travels all around the world in an attempt to document unknown magical creatures.
"In those years of bullying I would come home and listen to "Harry Potter" for a few to several hours every single day while I ate instant ramen".
It further expands JK Rowling's empire which has been compared to brands such as Disney and James Bond, and means the author is worth more than George Clooney and David Beckham put together.
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The European premiere is taking place in London on Tuesday.
Many Potterheads were heartbroken when the second half of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows marked the end of the Harry Potter franchise but years after the movie, the magic continued with Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and now, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them premieres Friday in theaters everywhere.
Sort of. Unlike The Hobbit or the first three Star Wars episodes, Fantastic Beasts isn't a direct prequel to the story of the Boy Who Lived.
The film stars Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Dan Fogler, Colin Farrell, Jenn Murray, Jon Voight, Carmen Ejogo, Gemma Chan and newcomer Faith Wood-Blagrove. You learn, for instance, that young Harry circled the "bum" in Glumbumble.
The magical beasts then escapes and eventually causes trouble for both the wizarding and No-maj world. The author has published dozens of stories and essays on her Pottermore website created to expand your basic knowledge of the wizarding world.