LOOK: JOHNNY DEPP Will Star In “Fantastic Beasts” Sequels!

Johnny Depp is joining the Fantastic Beasts franchise, according to Variety. Warner Bros. has not yet announced who the American actor will play, but fans suspect he will play dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald.

However, some fans of the Harry Potter spin-off were not happy with the casting news!

Last August, author and screenwriter J.K Rowling said that the series will have five movies - with the second and third films slated for release on November 16, 2018 and November 20, 2020. Meanwhile, the first film starring Eddie Redmayne finally opens in theaters this November 17!

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