In a mysterious way, Lumos’s social media accounts were updated this Friday, 11. The reason was the promise of a “big announcement” about Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and they say fans will not want to miss it.
The announcement will be held through their social medias. With the saying “something special is coming”, the announcement will happen this Monday, August 14, at 08PM, BST. You can check your timezone clicking here.
— Lumos (@lumos) August 11, 2017
Lumos is a charity created by J.K. Rowling to promote the end of children institutionalization in the world. Recently, they held the #ChildrenCount17 campaign, bringing partners, donors and specialists to get to the exact number of children without families. To know more about Lumos and how to get involved, you can check their official website.
The sequel for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them will be set in Paris, London and New York, bringing Newt and his friends to an increasingly darker time of the Wizarding World, where the characters will have to chose their loyalties. With an original screenplay by J.K. Rowling, the movie is directed by David Yates and will see the return of Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler and Alison Sudol. Johnny Depp will also reprise his role as Gellert Grindelwald, being the antagonist to Jude Law’s Dumbledore. The movie is set to be released on November 16, 2018.