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Fantastic Beasts is currently holding an open casting call for a young Newt Scamander and also Albus Dumbledore. Teenagers in between the eras of 13 to 18 are invited to audition for numerous lead duties consisting of Gellert Grindelwald and also Leta Lestrange

If you are in between the eras of 13 to 18, gain your headswarm ready because the Harry Potter franchise wants you to audition for a role in the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and also Wright here to Find Them sequel.

Harry Potter HQ has actually posted an open spreading contact for teenagers between the ages of 13 and 18 to audition to play younger incarnations of Eddie Redmayne"s Newt Scamander, Leta Lestarray (shown in the initially film by Zoe Kravitz) and also an undetermined character referred to as Sebastian.

Casting directors are also in search of teens between the periods of 16 and also 18 to play younger versions of Albus Dumbledore, that will be played by Jude Law in the sequel and also Gellert Grindelwald that will certainly be played by Johnny Depp in the sequel

J.K. Rowling formerly disputed that Albus Dumbledore and Gellert Grindelwald’s complicated relationship will be discussed in the upcoming movie. Casting teenage actors of the personalities ideas that fans may be able to check out their well known beach fight and the fatality of Ariana Dumbledore, in addition to the advancement of the Deathly Hpermits.

At the same time, the casting of a young Newt and Leta argues that we might well view why the young magizoologist was kicked out of Hogwarts – and find the true nature of his relationship through the mysterious Ms Lestvariety.

How to use for the Fantastic Beasts Open Casting Call:


To use for the Fantastic Beasts open spreading call you need to sfinish an email to with a recent colour photograph, (i.e., taken within the last two months), call telephone number, your home attend to and also date of birth. Anyone under 18 must ask a parent or guardian to send the application.

No previous acting endure is crucial, but applicants need to be eligible to work in the UK (definition they have to be a UK, Irish or EU passport holder), and be accessible for filming in between August and also November 2017.

The closing day for applications is Tuesday, 20 June 2017 at midnight GMT.

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In Harry Potter and also the Deathly Hpermits, fans learned that Albus and Gellert were when friends, before ending up being fierce opponents.

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Meanwhile, Newt Scamander’s relationships and also previous remajor enigmatic, so any kind of glimpse into his developmental years will certainly be huge for the character. Leta Lestselection was stated in the initially Fantastic Beasts film as having actually a ‘close friendship’ with Newt at Hogwarts, and her photograph was checked out in Newt’s workshop.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them premiered in New York City on 10 November 2016 and was released global on November 18th. The film received positive reviews from doubters and also grossed $814 million worldwide, making it the eighth highest-grossing film of 2016.

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