Fantastic Beasts 3 Will Take Place in Brazil, More Details Revealed

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The Fantastic Beasts franchise has promised to be a globe-trotting one, and it looks like we finally have the location for the next movie.

According to Deadline, Fantastic Beasts 3 will take place in Brazil, and will have the whole gang back together from Newt and friends to Grindelwald and Dumbledore. What's more, the movie is said to have a more substantial role for Jessica Williams who plays Professor Lally Hicks, a teacher at the American magic school, Ilvermorny School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

With the location of the story moving to Brazil, I have a feeling we're going to see more magical creatures from that part of the world. So far, the only magical creature I guess is most famous from that part of the world is the Chupacabra, but I'm open to seeing more obscure creatures from folklore.

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Though the hype was amped, The Crimes of Grindelwald managed to be an all-new low for the Wizarding World franchise, and it even managed to make Newt a supporting character in his own movie. Hopefully with the third film, J.K. Rowling has managed to make a more engaging story, and maybe we could actually have more focus on actual fantastic beasts. If she wants to make a film about Grindelwald and Dumbledore, I think she should've just started another franchise. I mean, isn't that the point of the whole "Wizarding World" branding?

For now, Fantastic Beasts 3 is set for a release on Nov. 12, 2021.

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