Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find transported audiences back to J. K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, kicking off a brand new series of films set in the Harry Potter universe. Joining the cast of the Fantastic Beasts sequels will be Jude Law, who has been tasked with taking on the beloved role of Albus Dumbledore. Portraying a younger version of the character before his time as Headmaster at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, many fans will have high expectations of Jude Law and his performance. In an interview with BBC, Jude Law discussed his feelings on taking on a role that means so much to a large number of fans.
Law expressed his excitement when asked if he had any fear over taking on the role.
“Excited. Only Excited, by the whole prospect. Yeah, Curious, excited. Actually you know that’s a good point. I think all good jobs have an element of fear, because you want to do well by it. […] You want to please people and you want to please yourself.”
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The Fantastic Beasts sequel will also star Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Johnny Depp and Zoe Kravitz.
The first Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them sequel is scheduled to be released on 16 November, 2018.