BY ADENIYI A.
The much talked about spinoff of award-winning and best-selling author J.K Rowling‘s money-spinning franchise Harry Porter started filming on Tuesday, August 18, 2015.
The movie titled Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is being directed by David Yates, the acclaimed director of the last four Harry Porter feature films. It will mark Rowling’s screenwriting debut.
The Warner Bros. Studio-backed project will star Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Dan Fogler, Jenn Murray, Samantha Morton, Ezra Miller, Faith Wood-Blagrove and Hollywood bad boy Collin Farrell. The film will be produced by David Heyman who has been the resident producer of all eight Harry Porter smash hits while Warner Bros. Pictures has fixed the worldwide release for November 18, 2016.
It will be made in 3D and IMAX formats.