Johnny Depp to Join the 'Fantastic Beasts' Sequel

Because hey why not?

Johnny Depp to Join the 'Fantastic Beasts' Sequel
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The first Fantastic Beasts movie opens this month, but we already know what big star the sequel will be adding. According to TheHollywoodReporter, Johnny Depp will be coming onboard to co-star in the second film, which is due out Nov. 16, 2018.

Not surprisingly, the nature of Depp's role is being kept under wraps for now. We'll just have to wait and see what kind of magic he can bring to the franchise. The first movie opens on November 18th and is projected to be a huge hit for star Eddie Redmayne as fans flock to see what the Harry Potter universe was like in the 1920s.

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