With more characters and bigger threats taking over, it looked like the first part of the title might be left behind a little. While talking to EW, however, Eddie Redmayne was on hand to assure fans that there are still many “fantastic beasts” set to star in the movie. The actor – who plays magizoologist Newt Scamander – teased a few of the creatures we can expect to see, including a couple of “old favourites.”
“There’s a Chinese creature that’s formidable. There are some of the old favorites: The Niffler is back and causing havoc. As is Pickett.