Today, Warner Bros. have confirmed that the release date for the third Fantastic Beasts instalment will be November 12, 2021, with filming expected to begin next spring.

Mark it in your calendars now: November 12, 2021 will bring us the next Fantastic Beasts adventure.

The news was announced today by Ron Sanders, President of Worldwide Theatrical Distribution and Home Entertainment.

‘J.K. Rowling created an awe-inspiring universe that has captivated people of all ages, taking us on an extraordinary magical journey,’ he said. ‘Warner Bros. is so proud to be the cinematic home of the Wizarding World and is excited about the future of the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ franchise. We look forward to bringing the third chapter of the five-film series to audiences around the globe in November 2021.’

Toby Emmerich, Chairman of Warner Bros. Pictures Group added, ‘We are incredibly excited about and have confidence in the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ series. We all believe this release date will give the filmmakers time and space to allow their artistry to truly flourish and deliver the best possible film to our fans.’

Production on the new film is slated to begin in spring, 2020, so keep checking in for the latest updates.