Fantastic Beasts trailer cranks up the intrigue

Image Twitter  Fantastic Beasts

Now the first trailer for the upcoming film has been released and fans finally get to see Jude Law portraying Hogwarts headteacher Albus Dumbledore in action. The film did quite well at the box office earning a whopping $814M worldwide. Reprising his role as Newt Scamander, the introverted, magical zoologist, Eddie Redmayne is up to his old tricks and travels again.

One thing is for sure: We now have another reason to book our tickets for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald ahead of its release in theatres on November 16, 2018. By his side is Vinda Rosier (Poppy Corby-Tuech) who is one of Grindelwald's most trusted followers.

It begins with a sweeping shot of Hogwarts, the sort we've seen so often in the eight Potter films.

While actor Jude Law fills the shoes of the character of the Hogwarts school headmaster Albus Dumbledore, Eddie Redmayne returns as the charmingly clumsy Newt Scamander. They felt nostalgic looking at Hogwarts, the world's most prestigious school of witchcraft, and the Deathly Hallows in the trailer.

The production road hasn't been without its hitches - mostly to do with allegations against Johnny Depp and the film's presumed reluctance to explicitly explore the LGBT elements of the story - but this trailer will be enough to wash some of the concerns away. He is set to direct the remaining three movies rounding out the "Fantastic Beasts" saga, with Rowling as screenwriter.

Of course, this isn't the first time the movies have played fast and loose with rules established in the Harry Potter novels. Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner and Claudia Kim will be the new cast members for the sequel.

Check it all out in the... fantastic trailer below! While Dumbledore claims to the Ministry of Magic officials that Newt is not working under his orders, we know that these two are indeed working together to stop Grindelwald.

Related News:

  • Tillerson Looks Ahead After Being Fired

    Tillerson Looks Ahead After Being Fired

    The secretary had met with the president of Chad on Monday, which was among the countries listed on the president's travel ban. Lawmakers noted that it's uncertain whether Haspel or Pompeo can muster the 60 votes necessary for their Senate confirmations.
    ESPN Reports Keenum Will Sign With Broncos

    ESPN Reports Keenum Will Sign With Broncos

    After reaching the peak of Super Bowl 50 two years ago, the Broncos have sunk on the heels of two playoffless seasons. Misses don't bother me. "That is what we are working on".
    West Ham lose control as pitch invasions leave club facing sanctions

    West Ham lose control as pitch invasions leave club facing sanctions

    The Hammers are now in the thick of a relegation battle in the Premier League and sit just three points above the drop zone. The events have been covered widely in Spain, Germany, France and Italy, and it's even getting coverage in South America.
  • Conor Lamb vs. Rick Saccone live results: Pennsylvania 18 special election

    Conor Lamb vs. Rick Saccone live results: Pennsylvania 18 special election

    But the party focused more on the need to keep the seat in Republican hands than on Saccone's dozens of years in public service. Voters on Tuesday will decide between Lamb, a former Marine and prosecutor, and Republican state legislator Rick Saccone .
    Gang member shot dead in court after he rushes witness stand

    Gang member shot dead in court after he rushes witness stand

    The video shows a USA marshal shoot and kill an alleged gang member as the suspect tries to attack a witness. Angilau was the last person to be tried, as previous defendants were sentenced to 10 to 30 years behind bars.
    Claire Foy made less money than Matt Smith on 'The Crown'

    Claire Foy made less money than Matt Smith on 'The Crown'

    Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth had more screen time than Matt Smith as Prince Philip , yet Smith was still paid more. For the next two seasons, all the roles will be recast with older actors.
  • Banned Rabada returns to top of ICC rankings

    Banned Rabada returns to top of ICC rankings

    With the series now level at 1-1, the Cape Town Test - beginning Thursday March 22 - looms as a pivotal match in the series. He's an absolute champion of a bowler, I'm really proud of him", Proteas captain Faf du Plessis said.
    Roadside bomb targets Palestinian prime minister's convoy entering Gaza

    Roadside bomb targets Palestinian prime minister's convoy entering Gaza

    Pictures form the scene showed three vehicles were damaged with their windows blown out and streaks of blood on a auto door. While not recognized as an independent state, Gaza is cut off both from Israel and neighboring Egypt.
    Matt Damon and Ben Affleck's production company adopting inclusion riders

    Matt Damon and Ben Affleck's production company adopting inclusion riders

    Jordan (" Creed ", " Black Panther ") said he would adopt an inclusion rider for all projects produced by his production company. But nevertheless, they will be adopting Inclusion Riders for their films as Feig confessed it was the "right thing to do".
  • Twins Agree to Terms With RHP Lance Lynn

    Twins Agree to Terms With RHP Lance Lynn

    Lance Lynn and the Minnesota Twins have agreed to terms on a one-year contract, MLB.com reports. The two sides have been closing in on a deal and it looks like it's just about done.
    First Trailer, Stills Released For Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

    First Trailer, Stills Released For Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

    Starring: Eddie Redmayne , Katherine Waterston , Johnny Depp , Jude Law , Dan Fogler , Ezra Miller , Zoe Kravitz , Alison Suddol. Newt Scamander is back, Dumbledore debuts, Grindelwald has escaped, and those fantastic beasts are still out and about.
    Burning Stock on the move: Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS)

    Burning Stock on the move: Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (NYSE:DKS)

    Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. acquired a new stake in Dicks Sporting Goods in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $327,000. It dropped, as 83 investors sold DKS shares while 103 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 102 raised stakes.


Most liked

United Kingdom will 'regret' leaving European Union after Brexit, warns Jean-Claude Juncker
Prime Minister Theresa May that the EU help develop a solution to the Northern Ireland border conundrum after Brexit. He said that there were options on the table to do this and that these needed to be worked through.

Towns, Timberwolves hold off Warriors
Denver, which led by as many as 36 points, now enters a hard stretch - eight of its next nine games are on the road. Minnesota ranks fourth in rebounds allowed per game (41.6) while Golden State ranks seventh (42.0).

Intel reportedly eyeing Broadcom to thwart Qualcomm buyout
Broadcom's Qualcomm acquisition is far from guaranteed, however, with significant roadblocks in the way of the hostile takeover . Well, here's a new wrinkle in Broadcom's quest to buy rival chipmaker Qualcomm: Intel might actually try to buy Broadcom.

Trump to Host MBS at White House on March 20
Evidence of such abuse has been slow to emerge, but officials from two western governments said they deemed the reports credible. Numerous detainees have been released so far after forking out exorbitant amounts reaching as high as one billion dollars.

Iconic French designer Givenchy dies at 91
Before starting in his own fashion line in 1952, Givenchy worked for fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli. Bernard Arnault, chief executive of LVMH, said he is "deeply saddened" by the death of the designer.

Lonzo Ball shoots just 2-for-11 Sunday as Lakers beat Cavaliers
Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle , left, and Cleveland Cavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. battle for the rebound. When a player like James notices that the franchise is getting better, that is certainly a good sign for the Lakers.

Larry Page-Backed Company Tests Its New Flying Taxi in New Zealand
In 2015 a second competing flying-car startup called Kitty Hawk , also began operations in its headquarters close to Google's . Zephyr Airwork's CEO is Fred Reid, the founding CEO of Virgin America and former president of Delta Air Lines.

Amazon Brings Calling and Messaging to Alexa on Tablets
They can simply download the Alexa app on their tablet and get in touch with fellow Alexa users regardless of the device they own. If you're running an Alexa compatible Fire device all you have to do is tap the home button and ask Alexa to make a call for you.

Bright outlook for Florida hiring, ManpowerGroup says
Similarly, employers in the Services sector report a decline of three percentage points compared to the same period in 2017. Meanwhile, the weakest hiring climate is anticipated in Free State where the Outlook is +1%.

Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik announce split in loving messages
Sources close to the couple assure that the break up was mutual and there is no hard feelings or resentment between them. I want nothing but the best for him and will continue to support him as a friend that I have huge respect and love for.

Time Warner Inc (TWX) Shares Sold by Vertex One Asset Management Inc
Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $2.88 million activity.

Final Fantasy VII Remake team hiring for 'core members'
The remastered version could be ready in another three years if the latest reports are anything to go by. The reason for the hiring is to increase the game quality of the upcoming remake .

Henrikh Mkhitaryan takes swipe at Arsenal fans who boycotted win over Watford
A booming voice announced over the stadium's PA system that Arsenal had reached 1000 Premier League goals . I remember very well every time he refused the biggest clubs to stay at Arsenal .

Fortnite Battle Royale For iOS Sign-Ups Are Now Live
Reuters/Carlos BarriaMicrosoft is urging Sony to enable " Fortnite " crossplay between the Xbox One X and the PlayStation 4. The reason behind this is pretty clear cut; the PvE game mode is just too much for Mobile devices to run.

Philadelphia Eagles: Trey Burton will be missed on offense
This is a massive contract for an undrafted free agent (2014) who had 63 catches in 61 career regular-season games for the Eagles. Burton, who played college football at the University of Florida, became a Philadelphia sports legend at this year's Super Bowl .