Josh Horowitz tweeted that indeed David Heyman will be continuing his support for the Potter franchise and J.K. Rowling and produce Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them. Thanks for the tip Muggle.net.
Just caught up w/David Heyman @ GRAVITY premiere. He will indeed be producing Harry Potter spinoff FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM.
— Josh Horowitz (@joshuahorowitz) October 1, 2013
Heyman made a future comment to Entertainment Weekly about the upcoming film. “She doesn’t have to go back to this world, but something pulled her back. This is not Harry Potter. This is not Harry, Ron, and Hermione. This is a separate story within a universe related to the Potter universe.”
We’ll keep you updated on any news coming from the anticipated films of Newt Scamander and his adventures!