The buzz is around J.K.Rowling again as the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them hits the screen next month. Here are few important facts every Harry Potter fans should know about the movie.
1. This movie is the screenwriting debut for J.K.Rowling
2. The book was written under by JKR under the pseudonym Newt Scamander which is a fictional character
3. The movie is about the history of Magizoology and describes 85 magical creatures
4. The author states that the book is the outcome of observations made for a long time. The author adds that the first edition was commissioned in 1918 and this book is its 52 edition(Fiction)
5. The movie might look more modern than the Harry Potter films as the movie is set in a large bustling city
6. According to Harry Potter series this book is the required book for the first years who join Hogwarts (It was unclear why, because the students learn about magical creatures only by third year)
7. Author himself (Scamander) studied at Hogwarts. He belongs to Hufflepuff
8. He joined the Ministry of Magic after his graduation.
9. The author’s grandson married Luna Lovegood after the Harry Potter and the Deathly hollows events
10. You might have noted, if not check it again the movie Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban the author’s name (Scamander) appeared in Marauder’s Map.
11. His name was mentioned in the first movie during the discussion about the book Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
12. The movie has four heroes Newt (Eddie Redmayne), Tina (Katherine Waterston), Queenie (Alison Sudol), and Jacob (Dan Fogler). They work together.
13. The movie happens in America and it shows some real American History as well
14. The movie is the first of the five part series. The second part is expected to be released next year on November.
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