Released on Tuesday, the film's new trailer takes Muggles and no-majs back to the wizarding world's Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, where young Dumbledore (Jude Law in the Harry Potter prequels) enlists alumnus Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) to take down the dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald
Rowling has said she thinks of the younger Dumbledore as a gay man who fell in love with Gellert Grindelwald
, who later turned out to be evil and violent.
com/fantastic-beasts-2-will-not-recast-johnny-depp-2620701) Despite controversy over his ex-wife's domestic abuse allegations, Depp is continuing to play the villainous Grindelwald
escaped capture at the end of 2016's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
That evening we caught the train from Grindelwald
to Interlaken to hop on the funicular up to Harder Kulm for dinner at the Panorama restaurant.
On our first morning, we joined the skiers on the train up to Kleine Scheidegg, the saddle that joins the Grindelwald
and Lauterbrunnen valleys.
both released statements explaining why they chose not to recast the role after Amber accused Johnny Depp - who plays Grindelwald
in the franchise - of domestic violence last year.
While Depp had a brief cameo in "Fantastic Beasts," he has a starring role as the dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald
in the follow-up film, and potentially future installments in the Potter prequel franchise.
JK Rowling has defended her decision to keep Johnny Depp in the role of Grindelwald
for the Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them sequel.
JK ROWLING has defended Johnny Depp remaining in the role of Grindelwald
for the second Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them film.
On her person website, Rowling said the filmmakers had considered recasing the role of the villain Gellert Grindelwald
for the movie.
Law will also be seen as young Albus Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
, and the third instalment of film Sherlock Holmes.