The Wizarding World is back! Just in November we celebrated twenty years since the premiere of harry potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. In addition, in a week, HBO Max will launch a special with the cast of the film saga, not forgetting that by spring 2022, it will hit theaters. Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets. The stage is set for Warner Bros. to get down to business with more productions that expand the popular wizarding universe and Muggles. And indeed, there are talks currently going on about how to track the brand.
At a recent conference (via The Hollywood Reporter), Ann sarnoff, CEO of Warner Bros., commented on the company’s future plans. For example, he stressed that the promise of do not repeat the hybrid model of launches by 2022; a strategy that, over the course of this year, allowed Warner premieres to arrive simultaneously in theaters and at HBO Max in the United States.
On the other hand, Sarnoff declared the following about the future of Harry Potter and the Wizarding World, specifically on the grounds of the streaming:
«We would love to develop more original series of Harry Potter, and we speak regularly with JK Rowling and her team“, He said. However, it has to be appropriate. Everything we do has to be true to canon and true to the spirit of the Wizarding World and who Harry is.«.
In January 2021, reports came in that executives from HBO Max and Warner Bros. had had a series of meetings with potential screenwriters in order to promote the first series. live-action of the franchise. It was emphasized that these were preliminary meetings, so there were no projects in development. So, we can only hope that – after almost twelve months – there is currently a more concise proposal for the television branch.
At the moment, HBO Max just released Harry Potter: Hogwarts Houses Tournament, a game show where fans put their knowledge of the Wizarding World to the test. And by January 1, 2022, it will debut in its catalog Harry Potter: 20th Anniversary – Return to Hogwarts. It is a meeting with the original cast of the films – including Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson – in order to pay tribute to the iconic film saga.
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Belonging to the Magic World, Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets It will hit theaters in the United States on April 15, 2022. Come on here to see the first teaser from the movie, which gave us our first look at Mads Mikkelsen as Grindelwald.
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