News Round-Up: December 2021

1st: David Yates Quote

At a Fantastic Beasts: Secrets of Dumbledore event in Japan, David Yates sent a video message to fans, saying:

“All I can say is the biggest secret of the Wizarding World, Dumbledore’s mystery, will be revealed and you’ll need to watch the movie to find out what it is.”

10th: Teaser Trailer

WB surprise dropped our first look at Secrets of Dumbledore in a teaser trailer at the end of a Wizarding World featurette.

You can view our full teaser trailer breakdown here.

13th: Full Trailer, Stills & Plot Synopsis

On Monday the 13th the Secrets of Dumbledore marketing officially begun with a full trailer release alongside new film stills and a short plot synopsis.

The full trailer breakdown can be viewed here.

The plot synopsis and first film stills can be seen here.

14th: Casting Updated: Aleksandr Kuznetsov

Aleksandr Kuznetsov’s agency confirmed he is playing the ‘key role’ of Helmut in the third Fantastic Beasts film.

20th: Teaser Poster

Wizarding World revealed the first poster for Secrets of Dumbledore:

The teaser poster unites both sides of the Wizarding World during the 20th anniversary celebrations of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. This is also available in our gallery.

20th: Movie Magic Cover Reveal

Finally, also on the 20th, the cover for the first Secrets of Dumbledore companion book was released.

You can read the image breakdown (including plot spoilers) right here.