British actor Eddie Redmayne has been working hard on the acting scene for many years now, appearing in a whole host of television shows and movies along the way, showing that he has what it takes to mix it at the very top. That hard work has clearly paid off, as Eddie is now one of the most sought after actors in Hollywood, with everyone wanting to work with the superstar.
Next up for Eddie Redmayne is the new movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which comes from the incredible mind of J.K. Rowling and is set in the same wizarding world as Harry Potter. Eddie takes on the lead role of Newt Scamander in this exciting new film, which has Harry Potter fans around the world bursting with excitement and anticipation of its big release.
While the Harry Potter fans will no doubt already know exactly what to expect from this new project, we are sure that there are plenty of you who would like to know more. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has been described as "The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school."
While Eddie Redmayne takes on the lead role in this exciting project, the supporting cast for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is also very strong, with such stars as Samantha Morton, Katherine Waterston, Jon Voight, Ezra Miller, Ron Perlman, and Colin Farrell all involved. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them has been directed by David Yates, from the J.K. Rowling screenplay, with a November 18 release date in both the US and the UK.