|Directed by||:||David Yates||Produced by||:||David Heyman J. K. Rowling Steve Kloves Lionel Wigram||Starring||:||Eddie Redmayne Katherine Waterston Dan Fogler Alison Sudol Ezra Miller Zoë Kravitz Callum Turner||Production company||:||Warner Bros. Pictures Heyday Films||Country||:||United States||Language||:||English|
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald is an upcoming fantasy film produced by Heyday Films and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. A co-production of the United Kingdom and the United States, it is the sequel to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016). It is the second instalment in the Fantastic Beasts film series, and the tenth overall in the Wizarding World franchise, which began with the Harry Potter film series. The film is directed by David Yates, with a screenplay by J. K. Rowling, and features an ensemble cast that includes Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner, Claudia Kim, William Nadylam, Kevin Guthrie, Jude Law and Johnny Depp. The plot follows Newt Scamander and Albus Dumbledore as they attempt to take down the dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald, while facing new threats in a more divided wizarding world.