The exclusive poster for the Chinese market of Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets debuted online and immediately made headlines.
The reason? The absence of William Nadylam (Yusuf Kama) featured in the previous group posters:
Racial attitudes towards Africans were more evident during the pandemic.
Although China is serious about eliminating the mistreatment of foreigners, CNN reports that there is no record of punishment of those who have perpetuated acts of racism against Africans in China.
Furthermore, the provisions of article 4 of the Chinese constitution:
“All ethnic groups in the People’s Republic of China are equal… discrimination and oppression of any ethnic group is prohibited. It is forbidden to undermine ethnic unity and create ethnic divisions “,
it doesn’t seem to have any effect.
Professor Albus Dumbledore knows that the powerful dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald is moving to take control of the wizarding world. Unable to stop him on his own, he assigns the magizoologist Newt Scamander to lead a fearless team of wizards, witches and a brave Muggle baker on a perilous mission. On their way they will encounter animals old and new and will clash with Grindelwald’s growing legion of followers. But with the stakes so high, how long can Dumbledore be on the sidelines?
The third installment will see the return of Eddie Redmayne (Newt Scamander), Jude Law (Albus Dumbledore), Ezra Miller (Credence / Aurelius Dumbledore), Callum Turner (Theseus Scamander), Alison Sudol (Queenie Goldstein), Dan Fogler (Jacob Kowalski) , Katherine Waterston (Tina Goldstein).
Alongside them also Victoria Yeates (Bunty), William Nadylam (Yusuf Kama), Poppy Corby-Tuec h (Vinda Rosier), Jessica Williams (Professor Eulalie “Lally” Hicks), Richard Coyle and Oliver Masucci .
JK Rowling and Steve Kloves are the authors of the screenplay, with David Yates as director .
The producers are David Heyman, Rowling, Kloves, Lionel Wigram and Tim Lewis , who have collaborated in the previous two chapters. Neil Blair, Danny Cohen, Josh Berger and Courtenay Valenti are executive producers.