Wizarding World

Warner Bros. Postpones Production for "Fantastic Beasts 3" and "The Matrix 4"

Warner Bros. Postpones Production for "Fantastic Beasts 3" and "The Matrix 4"

It seems that Warner Bros. is taking the same route as other studios and stopping production on their movies. In the last few days or so, according to Deadline [one, two], Warner Bros. has decided to halt production on three more of their movies. The third movie in the Fantastic Beasts series was set to start […]

"Fantastic Beasts 3" Sets a Production Start Date

The Fantastic Beasts series hit a bit of a stumbling block when the second movie got a critical mauling and didn't do that well at the box office. When the third movie got delayed people started to wonder about the future of this franchise. The cast tried to assure fans that everything is going to be okay […]

4 New Harry Potter E-Books Coming from J.K. Rowling in 2019

4 New Harry Potter E-Books Coming from J.K. Rowling in 2019

Long after the final Harry Potter novel was published, fans are still enjoying new books in the Wizarding World from one J.K. Rowling. We've had several tie-in tomes, some manuals and Fantastic Beasts materials, not to mention the followup stage play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Turns out, in 2019 we're getting 4 new e-books set in […]

[Rumor] Johnny Depp's Contract NOT Set for 'Fantastic Beasts 3'

[Rumor] Johnny Depp's Contract NOT Set for 'Fantastic Beasts 3'

Take this with a grain of whatever magical ingredient you have on hand, because this is a super rumor from a site we're not too sure on, but there have been rumblings of Johnny Depp / Grindelwald news for sometime. Specifically, according to a report from The Blast, that the Pirates of the Caribbean star does NOT have […]

Warner Bros. Pictures Announces Details for 3rd 'Fantastic Beasts' Film

If you loved the first two installments of Warner Bros. Pictures' Wizarding World continuation films, we've got some good news for you. If you DIDN'T like the first two-of-five Fantastic Beasts films, we've got some not so great news for you. In an official press release shared out this morning, WB revealed that production is ramping […]

Universal Studios Conjures Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle

Universal Studios has conjured up an all-new nighttime event at their Wizarding World of Harry Potter themepark area which will see the infamous Dark Mark of He-Who-Shall-Not-Be-Named front and center on Hogwarts Castle. There isn't much information about the new nighttime show, but the official announcement of the new visual entertainment from Universal Studios sounds […]

Warner Bros. Knows What They Need to Do to Get Fantastic Beasts 3 "Right"

Warner Bros. likely went into Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald thinking they had an easy hit on their hands. The previous entry in the series made over $800 million at the worldwide box office and while it wasn't critically beloved everyone more or less seemed to like it. The fact that The Crimes of […]

Dan Fogler says 'Fantastic Beasts 3' Delayed Because It's "Bigger Than the First Two"

The Fantastic Beasts series is something of an odd duck in terms of franchises. They aren't commercial or critical failures by a long shot, but they aren't exactly beloved either. The second entry in the series, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, received a particularly hard kicking from critics. Back in January, it was announced […]

Did JK Rowling Reveal 'Fantastic Beasts' 3-5 Settings??

If you didn't know, the Wizarding World will be getting even bigger, as there are a total of 5 Warner Bros. Fantastic Beasts films planned. There is a new theory about the possible settings for the remaining 3, 4, and 5 films, and it directly ties into a tweet from "Harry Potter" author and Wizarding World creator JK […]

Ezra Miller Had "Serious Meltdown" About THAT 'Fantastic Beasts' Spoiler

Yes, we believe in #KeepTheSecrets, the official hashtag following Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald following opening weekend. This of course is an attempt by Warner Bros. to keep spoilers to a minimum in the Wizarding World. This post will contain a pretty sizable spoiler for Crimes of Grindelwald, and if you don't want to know, you […]

Crimes of Grindelwald

Box Office Magic as 'Fantastic Beats: The Crimes of Grindelwald' Takes $253M Globally

It would appear Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald has some serious box office magic this weekend, bringing in a global total (as of today) of around $253 million. This of course is likely to go up as the weekend progresses- there *is* a full Sunday for them to up that number.  Reportedly, the by-country-box office-breakdown looks […]