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Colin Farrell Joins 'Harry Potter' Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them'

Colin Farrell Joins 'Harry Potter' Spinoff 'Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them'

Colin Farrell has just joined the cast of the Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, THR reports!

The 39-year-old actor will play the role of Graves, a wizard that Newt (Eddie Redmayne) meets in New York City.

Colin and Eddie join Katherine Waterston, Ezra Miller and Alison Sudol in the film directed by David Yates and written by J.K. Rowling. The movie is a sort of prequel to Harry Potter, in that it takes place 70 years before Harry reads the book at Hogwarts.

The movie is set to be released on November 18, 2016.

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  • Sweet Cheeks

    Wow! Good news for Colin. The Harry Potter fandom is huge. There are no guarantees, but this could be an exciting Trilogy for him.

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    Glad to see “True Detective” didn’t murder his career.

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