With “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” being release in 2 weeks and it looks it is going to be as massive as the Harry Potter movies, . is already pushing the development for the sequel. It has been reported that J.K. Rowling is planning a five-film franchise with director David Yates—who directed the final four Harry Potter movies as well as Fantastic Beasts—also is returning to direct the sequel. But the big news regarding the sequel is that a major casting announcement has been made!
The sequel will be adding Johnny Depp in a co-starring role.