The 'new' Harry Potter films will be set 70 years in the past so these three characters (from left: Ron Weasley, Harry Potter and Hermione Granger) will definitely not be in it.
Fantastic news for fans of the magical world, but not so much for fans of the actors.
Tell the goblins at Gringott’s Wizarding Bank that they’re about to get a series of big new deposits.
After eight films and US$7.7bil (RM24.64bil) in worldwide box office, Warner Bros has found a way to cash in on J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series once again: They won’t just make one semi-prequel movie based on a text the author wrote as an accompaniment to her international bestsellers, titled Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, but instead chop it up into three new feature films.
Word of the magical segmentation came in a New York Times profile of new WB chief Kevin Tsujihara, who was responsible for getting Rowling on board with the plan, which will involve her writing the big screen adaptations herself.