Warner Bros has just announced the release date for the Harry Potter franchise spin-off film, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. According to the announcement, the film will be coming to the US on November 18, 2016. Additionally, it was revealed that it will be the first in a newly-planned trilogy of spin off adventures.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is set 70 years before the events of the main Harry Potter story, and will focus on the adventures of a renowned magizoologist, Newt Scamander. The new film will be J.K. Rowling’s first foray into the world of screenwriting as she has been tapped to pen the script herself.