Katherine Waterston (Inherent Vice) will star alongside Eddie Redmayne (Jupiter Ascending) in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
Waterston, will play the role of Tina, short for Porpentina, an American witch who encounters magizoologist Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) when he stops in New York City on his travels to find and document magical creatures.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is directed by David Yates, and follows the adventures of famous magizoologist Newt Scamander several decades before the events of ‘Harry Potter’. The film hits theaters on November November 18, 2016.
SOURCE: Hollywood Reporter