Warner Bros. Pictures has launched a new trailer for Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore which will hit theaters this April 15th. This new promo teases the impending magical war between Dumbledore and Grindelwald’s forces and promises a variety of exciting and thrilling action.
The new trailer also promises what may be the biggest wizarding world battle ever, even beyond the Harry Potter battle with Voldemort that made the JK Rowling franchise so incredibly popular. Theseus Scamander and Aberforth Dumbledore — tasked with defeating the most powerful wizard in history, leading to a battle that will change the wizarding world forever, and pave the way for a little boy with a lightning scar to make history.
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore will give us a deeper look into the life of the legendary Hogwarts Headmaster, Dumbledore. The film will explore the wizarding world’s involvement in World War II as Newt Scamander clashes with Grindelwald and his growing army. Dumbledore must reflect on his own past and his previous relationship with Grindelwald.
While the official synopsis of this film is:
“Professor Albus Dumbledore is aware that the powerful dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald is moving to rule the wizarding world. Unable to stop him alone, he entrusts Magizoologist Newt Scamander to lead a team of brave, wizards and a Muggle on a dangerous mission, where they face mystical and magical creatures and clash with Grindelwald’s growing legion of followers. But with the stakes so high, how long is Dumbledore just going to sit around there?”
Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore starring Jude Law who returns as Albus Dumbledore, Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, Dan Fogler as Jacob Kowalski, Jessica Williams as Lally Hicks, Callum Turner as Theseus Scamander, Victoria Yeates as Bunty, William Nadylam as Yusuf Kama, Richard Coyle as Aberforth Dumbledore, Ezra Miller as Credence Barebone/Aurelius Dumbledore, Alison Sudol as Queenie, Poppy Corby-Tuech as Vinda Rosier, and newcomer Aleksandr Kuznetsov as Helmut Weiss, and Mads Mikkelsen as Gellert Grindelwald replacing Johnny Depp. And Oliver Masucci as Anton Vogel, Maria Fernanda Cândido as Vicência Santos, and Dave Wong as Liu Tao.