Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J.K. RowlingJ.K. Rowlings screenwriting debut is captured in this exciting hardcover edition of the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them screenplay.
When Magizoologist Newt Scamander arrives in New York, he intends his stay to be just a brief stopover. However, when his magical case is misplaced and some of Newts fantastic beasts escape, it spells trouble for everyone…
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them marks the screenwriting debut of J.K. Rowling, author of the beloved and internationally bestselling Harry Potter books. Featuring a cast of remarkable characters, this is epic, adventure-packed storytelling at its very best.
Whether an existing fan or new to the wizarding world, this is a perfect addition to any readers bookshelf.
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This article is lacking a section listing all of its known appearances in canon. Please help the Harry Potter Wiki by adding such a section, so that it conforms with our layout guide. Scamander is the surname of a wizarding family. Many of its members have worked as magizoologists. They are related to the Lovegood family.
Who is new wizard hero Newt Scamander? Why does Grindelwald sound familiar? You can find many answers in your Hogwarts books, as author J. Born in , Newt Artemis Fido Scamander is a British magizoologist whose arrival in New York in sets in motion a plot that will span five films and 19 years. Wizards and witches live in hiding among non-magic folk Muggles or No-Majs , with whom they are not allowed to have relationships. In the new film, anti-magic sentiment grows among No-Majs as the wizarding world is divided about whether or not to stay in hiding.
Rowling under the pen name of the fictitious author Newt Scamander about the magical creatures in the Harry Potter universe. The original version, illustrated by the author herself, purports to be Harry Potter 's copy of the textbook of the same name mentioned in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone or Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in the US , the first novel of the Harry Potter series. It includes several notes inside it supposedly handwritten by Harry, Ron Weasley , and Hermione Granger , detailing their own experiences with some of the beasts described, and including in-jokes relating to the original series. In a interview with publisher Scholastic , Rowling stated that she chose the subject of magical creatures because it was a fun topic for which she had already developed a lot of information in earlier books. Rowling's name did not appear on the cover of the first edition, the work being credited under the pen name "Newt Scamander", who, in the books, wrote this textbook as seen on Harry's supply list for his first year.
The dastardly Grindelwald is causing total chaos up and down J. Rowling 's wizarding world, and his proto-Death Eaters are everywhere. We need a hero, we're holding out for a hero till the end of the night, but Harry Potter , aka the Boy Who Lived, hasn't even been born yet. The Fantastic Beasts movies take place before our classic raps with Potter and the Gang Never fear, Newt Scamander is here. As played by Eddie Redmayne , this Magizoologist specialist in the care of magical creatures was our lead hero for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them , and he will be again for the upcoming sequel, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.