Variety has just revealed a report that Warner Bros. has hired actor Jude Law to play a young Albus Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts 2.
He’ll join Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, Johnny Depp as Gellert Grindelwald, and Zoe Kravitz asLeta Lestrange.
Omega Underground has previously reported that the sequel is looking to begin filming this August in Paris and the UK. It’s expected the UK scenes will be shot at Leavesden Studios, Leavesden, Hertfordshire, England, UK.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2 is set for release on November 16, 2018.