Warner Bros. released the first Fantastic Beasts film in November 2016 and quickly turned around the sequel in November 2018. This two year gap between the movies seems to be what the plan will be for the next film too. Although no official release date has been set at this time but rumors are Fantastic Beasts 3 will hit theaters in 2020 unless Warner Bros. changes the franchise’s future outlook.
So, the release date is unconfirmed yet.
Casts in Fantastic Beasts 3 are: Eddie Redmayne, Johnny Depp and Ezra Miller. Eddie Redmayne is the main character of this film. He will once again return as Newt Scamander in Fantastic Beasts 3. Other Sprawling casts are: Tina Goldstein (Katherine Waterston), Queenie Goldstein (Alison Sudol), Jacob Kowalski (Dan Fogler) should all factor into what the third film will explore and others from The Crimes of Grindelwald like Thedeus Scamander (Callum Turner), Nagini (Claudia Kim), and Yusuf Kama (William Nadylam) should also make their returns. And, Jude Law is expected to return as the young, future Headmaster of Hogwarts, Albus Dumbledore.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to find them released in November 2016 is based on a book by the same name that was written by J.K. Rowling in 2001 which features Newt Scamander as a main character and is set in New York City, 70 years before Harry’s story started. It received generally positive reviews from critics and earned $ 814 million worldwide, making it the eighth highest grossing film of 2016. Basically, it was a fantasy film directed by David Yates. Initially, in October 2014, it was announced that the film would be the start of a trilogy. In October 2016, Rowling announced that the series would now comprise of 5 films. Afterwards, its first sequel, titled Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindlewald, was released on 16 November, 2018. Now, as the production gets delayed for the second sequel because Warner Bros. needs more time to prepare and according to the report; the production team needs more time to deliver the follow up for the first sequel “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindlewald”, So, Fantastic Beasts 3 will start its production in late 2019, therefore, *it should get release in 2020 as per our view*. All the actors are being notified about the delay and asked to adjust their schedules accordingly.