Colin Farrell Joins Cast Of ‘Fantastic Beasts’

The actor will play Graves, a wizard that Newt Scamander (Redmayne) meets in New York.

Colin Farrell has snagged himself a role in ‘Harry Potter’ spin-off movie ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’, which will star Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Ezra Miller and Alison Sudol.

According to The Hollywood Reporter the actor will play Graves, a wizard that Newt Scamander (Redmayne) meets in New York. The story centers on Newt’s adventures in the secret community of witches and wizards as he attempts to document magical creatures. The events of Fantastic Beasts take place 70 years before Harry Potter reads Newt’s book in school.

David Yates is directing the return to J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world, and Rowling wrote the script.

Potter producer David Heyman is back as producer, this time accompanied by Rowling. Steve Kloves, who wrote seven out of the eight Potter movies, and Lionel Wigram are also producing. The film is set for release on Nov. 18, 2016.

Ian Cullen is the founder of scifipulse.net and has been a fan of science fiction and fantasy from birth. In the past few years he has written for 'Star Trek' Magazine as well as interviewed numerous comics writers, television producers and actors for the SFP-NOW podcast at: www.scifipulseradio.com When he is not writing for scifipulse.net Ian enjoys playing his guitar, studying music, watching movies and reading his comics. Ian is both the founder and owner of scifipulse.net You can contact ian at: ian@scifipulse.net
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