The acclaimed and prolific veteran actor now has a movie adaptation of a YA book in his body of work.
Jon Voight has 6 upcoming major movie titles but he still has time for David Yates and J.K. Rowling’s adaptation of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”. The movie will be based on the fantasy book of the same name.
Adding to the cast are also actresses Gemma Chan (Humans) and Carmen Ejogo (Selma). Either of the three actors’ roles have not been declassified yet.
The three will join the leads Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Ezra Miller and Colin Farrell.
Synopsis: The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York’s secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.