MOSCOW, November 16. /TASS/. British writer J. K. Rowling said that she’s written scripts for film “Fantastic beasts and where they live” (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them), which is published on Russian screens on November 17, reflected the political problems. This writes the British newspaper The Times.
“the Story was invented about 3.5 years ago and all this time I have clearly described what they found around them – the rise of populism in politics and the desire to disrupt the status quo. These themes, of course, remain very topical to this day,” she said.
the European premiere of the film “Fantastic beasts and where they live” was held on Tuesday in London. When Rowling said he was very proud of the resulting film. Speaking about the upcoming 20-year anniversary of the release of the first book about Potter (Book “Harry Potter and the philosopher’s stone” was published on 26 June 1997), Rowling said “Bi-bi-si” that after 20 years, feels “the happiest man in the world”, as “can do what he wants.”
the shooting of the first paintings of the series “Fantastic beasts and where they live” (all will be filmed five films) were held under the direction of David Yates, who directed the last four films about Harry Potter. The main role in the picture got the award “Oscar” Eddie Redmayne. His character newt Scamander, a famous magizoology the magical world, who, during his journey is faced with many magical creatures. He describes them in his book, which became the textbook for teaching Harry Potter and his friends.
worldwide the first film from the series “Fantastic beasts and where they live” will be released on 18 November 2016. The Russian premiere of the film scheduled for November 17, 2016.