Back to J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world in ‘Fantastic Beasts 2’

BURBANK, CA – July 3, 2017 – Principal photography starts today, Monday, July 3, on an all new adventure set in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, the second of five films in the series that began with “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” The as-yet-untitled film is being directed by David Yates. Oscar winner EddieContinue reading “Back to J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world in ‘Fantastic Beasts 2’”

‘Fantastic Beasts’ earns magical $500-M worldwide, P231.17-M in PH

On the heels of topping the box office in its opening weekend, the widely acclaimed magical adventure “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” surpassed half a billion dollars at the global box office on Tuesday, November 29, following its second weekend in release. The announcement was made November 30 by Sue Kroll, President ofContinue reading “‘Fantastic Beasts’ earns magical $500-M worldwide, P231.17-M in PH”

Dan Fogler steals spotlight in ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’

Critics have singled him out as the “heart” of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” for his moving and adorable portrayal of Jacob, who is the only one in the four-man principal cast without magical powers. Ironically, this may be the very reason that has endeared American actor Dan Fogler to audiences: his effortlessContinue reading “Dan Fogler steals spotlight in ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’”

‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ explores magical world before Harry Potter

In the summer of 1997, a book entitled Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, by a then-unknown writer named J.K. Rowling, was first published. With the words, “You’re a wizard, Harry,” it ushered us into a magical realm that soon became known as the wizarding world. And our world would never be the same. ThroughContinue reading “‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ explores magical world before Harry Potter”

WATCH: Ezra Miller gives Magical History lesson in new featurette

As the release date of Warner Bros. Pictures’ new fantasy adventure “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” approaches, the studio saw it fit to release a new featurette which sees castmember Ezra Miller giving a Magical History lesson. Check out the video Fantastic Beasts – Magical History with Ezra Miller below. “Fantastic Beasts andContinue reading “WATCH: Ezra Miller gives Magical History lesson in new featurette”

‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ launches IMAX poster

Warner Bros. Pictures has just launched the IMAX poster for its new fantasy adventure “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” The film opens in IMAX theaters and regular cinemas across the Philippines on Thursday, Nov. 17th. “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” takes us to a new era in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World,Continue reading “‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ launches IMAX poster”

‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ reveals new character posters

The character posters of Warner Bros. Pictures’ new fantasy adventure “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” have just debuted online, allowing fans to get to know the new heroes and villains much better. To go with the one-sheets, below are the official character descriptions provided by Warner Bros. NEWT SCAMANDER (Eddie Redmayne) Newt ScamanderContinue reading “‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ reveals new character posters”

WATCH: Final trailer for ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ unleashes magical creatures

The titular magical creatures are front and center in the newly released final trailer of Warner Bros. Pictures’ much-anticipated adventure “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” which returns fans to the J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world of Harry Potter, only this time set in New York during the 1920s. (The trailer may be viewed below.)Continue reading “WATCH: Final trailer for ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’ unleashes magical creatures”

WATCH: Comic-con trailer for ‘Fantastic Beasts’ explores new era of magic

Warner Bros. Pictures has released the official Comic-Con trailer of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” which may be viewed below. “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” is an all-new adventure returning us to the wizarding world created by J.K. Rowling. Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne stars in the central role of wizarding worldContinue reading “WATCH: Comic-con trailer for ‘Fantastic Beasts’ explores new era of magic”

Pottermore unveils new writing by J.K. Rowling about Ilvermorny

‘Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry,’ the second instalment in a collection of new original writing by J.K. Rowling entitled Magic in North America, will be published today exclusively on pottermore.com. ‘Ilvermorny’ (Ill-ver-morn-ee’) provides a vivid and captivating backstory of the great North American school of magic, founded in the 17th century. The new writing,Continue reading “Pottermore unveils new writing by J.K. Rowling about Ilvermorny”