With over $70m being expunged from the Muggle masses in the US it’s pretty certain that Warner Bros. will be continuing with their plans to continue the franchise going for the Five Film arc over nineteen years.
With the Johnny Depp cat out of the bag. a new character, well newish if you haven’t seen the film – is Leta Lestrange – erstwhile ex-girlfriend of Newt Scamander.
David Yates via CinemaBlend
“Leta Lestrange comes into the second movie. She’s quite complicated and damaged and confused and Newt is absolutely still in love with her, so she has a kind of power over him, and she – yeah, she’s a kind of tragic figure, so we will see a bit more of her in the second movie.”
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is in cinemas now, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2 is currently scheduled for November 16th, 2018.