FANTASTIC ANIMALS. “Fantastic Beasts: Secrets of Dumbledore” is revealed in a first trailer, ahead of its scheduled release in 2022.
[Mis à jour le 13 décembre 2021 à 16h03] Fans of the Harry Potter universe can finally discover the first images of Fantastic Beasts 3. A first trailer revealing the intrigue of this third installment, entitled “The Secrets of Dumbledore”, was posted on Monday the 13th. December 2021. The opportunity to learn more about the past of the Head of Hogwarts, played by Jude law, and to discover Mads Mikkelsen in the skin of Grindelwald, replacing Johnny Depp.
In this new trailer, the resistance against Grindelwald and his army is organized. Fantastic Beasts: Secrets of Dumbledore is due out worldwide on April 13, 2022, more than three months earlier than previously announced. In France, the official account of Warner Bros has not put forward a new release date, contenting itself with a sober “in the cinema in 2022”. Below, you can check out the trailer for Fantastic Beasts 3 before it hits theaters in a few months.
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Synopsis – Third installment of the Harry Potter spin-off, Fantastic Beasts 3, entitled “The Secrets of Dumbledore”, follows the adventures of Newt Scorpion. The plot is set to take place in Brazil, in the 1930s.
The release of Fantastic Beasts 3 has seen some turbulence. Initially scheduled for a release on November 20, 2020, the film’s release is finally postponed because the film requires more preparation and work, announces actor Dan Fogler in an interview. The Pottermore site announced in April 2019 that this third episode should finally be released in November 2021. But the announcement of Johnny Depp’s withdrawal from the cast resulted in a further change in the release date of Fantastic Beasts 3 to July 2022. According to the latest ads shared on social media, Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets should be released on April 13, 2022. In France, the precise date has not yet been communicated by Warner Bros.
Where is the filming of Fantastic Beasts 3?
If the preparation of Fantastic Beasts 3 took longer and suffered a six-month hiatus due to the global health crisis, filming did indeed begin last September. It is Eddie redmayne, the interpreter of Norbert Dragonneau, who confirmed it in an interview with Cinema Blend. The latter also described the health standards to which actors must now submit: “It’s a whole new process, a whole new standard. You have to test yourself frequently, wear masks. […] What is reassuring is that while the process is different, it still feels like this saga is rocking and everyone is working their best. “Fantastic Beasts 3 is due out in 2022.
For now, the plot of Fantastic Beasts 3 remains very mysterious. It would seem from several clues shared by Jk rowling and the actors that the plot should take place in Brazil, in the 1930s. It also seems very likely that Newt Dragonneau and Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law) will work together to stop the Grindelwald shenanigans (Mads Mikkelsen, formerly Johnny Depp) and Belief (Ezra Miller).
Interpreter of Gellert Grindelwald, the main antagonist, in the first two episodes of Fantastic Beasts, Johnny Depp was initially to appear in the cast of the third film. But the presence of the cast of the actor accused of violence against his ex-wife Amber Heard tarnishes the reputation of the studio. So much so that Warner considered in April 2019 to dismiss it for the sequel to Fantastic Beasts. According to the Page Six site, “Senior women in the studio are very concerned about working with Depp and the message it sends to the public.”
On November 6, 2020, the actor finally announced that he was stepping down from the role after Warner Bros. asked him to step down. The move comes days after Johnny Depp lost his libel case against the Sun, which accused him of “abusing his husband” to his ex-wife Amber Heard. He is replaced in the casting by Mads Mikkelsen.
Mads Mikkelsen will take over the role of Gellert Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts 3. Warner Bros. has indeed announced that the Danish actor, recently seen in Drunk, will replace Johnny Depp after his ouster. He was also one of the first choices of