In this edition of Casting News, we find out which of our favorite actors feature in new films, who plays golf, and whose new roles have a bit of mystery tied in.
Byline: Alyssa Scott
Waterstones is celebrating the new “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” screenplay by giving fans the chance to win two tickets to the premiere in London! Find out how you can enter here!
Meet the newest addition to the Chocolate Frog cards from Universal Orlando Resort: Jocunda Sykes! Find out how you can collect her card here!
The play will premiere at the Melbourne Princess Theatre at the beginning of 2019. Find out when and how to get your tickets!
J.K. Rowling has earned more than a few awards for her magical writing skills. Now, she will be inducted into Seattle’s Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame in the Museum of Pop Culture along with Stan Lee, “The Legend of Zelda”, and “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”.
Jude Law, who will be playing Albus Dumbledore in the upcoming “Fantastic Beasts” movie, is supporting A Theater Trip for Every Child, a project to take 1,000 children to see plays in his hometown.
The Protego Foundation, a “Harry Potter” fan group that fights for animal rights, is calling for butterbeer to become vegan and dairy free. Actors Evanna Lynch and Robbie Jarvis have joined the foundation in this movement.
Camp Korey, a summer camp for children fighting serious conditions and illnesses, broke ground on its Diagon Alley project. Campers will arrive in late June for their chance to explore and play in one of their favorite fictional sites.
“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” has won a Golden Trailer Award! “Crimes of Grindelwald” was up against “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”, “Solo: A Star Wars Story”, and “Thor: Ragnarok”.