Warner Bros’ new take on JK Rowling’s Wizarding World has continued to conjure magical numbers at the international box office this week. Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, directed by David Yates off of Rowling’s first film screenplay and produced by the Harry Potter movies’ David Heyman, had an opening weekend of $145.5 million overseas. Show More Summary
Image via Warner Bros. I’m a bit torn in the concept of deleted scenes. Understandably, there are scenes that are shot, but when the actual cut of the film comes together, it may fare better without a handful of those scenes actually being in the movie. Show More Summary
Director David Yates is already intimately familiar with the Harry Potter cinematic universe, having helmed four of the eight movies. But Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them offered him a chance to do something a little different within that universe — namely, design a whole new corner of that universe from the ground up. Show More Summary
David Yates has opened up about two scenes that he had to cut from Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them that sound utterly divine.
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Director David Yates addresses whether Colin Farrell will return for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2. Warning: SPOILERS ahead!
Director David Yates confirms actress Zoe Kravitz will reprise her role as Leta Lestrange in Fantastic Beasts 2.
Image via Warner Bros. This past weekend, we saw the release of the anticipated Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. This was the first film set in author J.K. Rowling’s beloved Wizarding World that was not based on any real source material. Show More Summary
Director David Yates has confirmed that a rather pivotal character will be joining the Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them cast in the sequel.
The big, big, big new release of the week is, of course, Fantastic Beasts and How to Find Them, author J.K. Rowling and director David Yates’s return to the Hogwarts universe, which is somehow both sweet, inventive, and bold (certainly by Hollywood franchise stands) in its aesthetic inventiveness, yet also forgettably safe as far as […]
Director David Yates and producer David Heyman, both "Harry Potter" veterans, talk with CBR about returning to J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World with "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them." The post Behind the Magic of Fantastic Beasts With David Yates and David Heyman appeared first on CBR.com.
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them's David Heyman and David Yates have revealed why Johnny Depp is the only actor capable of bringing Gellert Grindelwald to the big screen.
Talking about casting and the beasts of the JK Rowling's latest foray into her Wizarding World.
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It’s been quite a week for the Fantastic Beasts cast, first the black carpet worldwide premiere in New York last Thursday, and yesterday the blue carpet European premiere took place in Leicester Square, London. The Leaky Cauldron were lucky enough to attend both premieres, which were live streamed on our Facebook page, but Warner Bros also...read more!
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With Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them bursting into cinemas this week, many fans will be wondering what the future holds for Newt Scamander and his magical briefcase
Over the past few weeks, David Yates' Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them has gone from a standalone spinoff from the Harry Potter universe to the launch pad for five movies that likely will build to a massive battle in the wizarding world.
J.K. Rowling is serving as the screenwriter on the 5-Part Fantastic Beasts epic that will span 19 years in the life of Newt Scamander.
LRM talked to both director David Yates and producer David Heyman about heir planned adaptation of Vertigo Comics' Fables, which Yates was once going to direct before dropping out.