On Wednesday, Warner Bros. unveiled the title and release date of the upcoming part of Fantastic Beasts. The title of the upcoming movie is The Secrets of Dumbledore the movie will be released on on April 15, 2022.
Themovie was first scheduled to release on July 15 next year, but the studio opted to move its premiere up by three months. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros. earlier return to the world of J.K. Rowling opens against Paramount’s The Lost City of D, starring Sandra Bullock and Channing Tatum, which is also set for April 15, 2022.
The movie is based on the story of Dumbledore, who knows Grindelwald wants to seize control of the wizarding world, enlists Newt Scamander to lead a team on a dangerous mission where they encounter old and new beasts and Grindelwald’s growing legion of followers.
The movie stars Jude Law as Dumbledore, Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander and Mads Mikkelsen as the central villain, Gellert Grindelwald, previously played by Johnny Depp. Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Callum Turner, Jessica Williams, William Nadylam and Katherine Waterston will also play key roles in the film.
The movie is being directed by David Yates. The script of the movie is written by Harry Potter creator Rowling and Steve Kloves, based upon a screenplay by Rowling. Heyman, Kloves, Lionel Wigram, Tim Lewis and Rowling are producing the film.