Fantastic Beasts Secrets

6 things you need to know about Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them!

There are big SPOILERS ahead... so if you haven't seen Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, leave now!

1. Albus Dumbledore isn't in the film, but may be in the next one

Dumbledore isn't actually in the film, but he is mentioned. Apparently he taught Newt and was very fond of him. We're told that Dumbledore will appear in the next film though!

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2. House elves are very busy

In 1926 New York, House Elves do more than just wash laundry and prepare meals. Just look at the singer in the The Blind Pig proves. What would Dobby and Creacher think about this?

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3. The Lestrange family

In the Harry Potter books and films, the Lestrange family are some of Voldemort's most loyal servants, like Bellatrix. Newt's lost love, Leta Lestrange, is from the same family.

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4. Gellert Grindelwald was in the Harry Potter films!

The villain Gellert Grindelwald is seen briefly in The Deathly Hallows. Harry reads about him and Voldemort meets him on his search for the Elder Wand.

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5. Newt the Hufflepuff

There's no denying it - Newt is coolest wizard ever sorted into Hufflepuff. How do we know he's a Hufflepuff? The scarf of course!

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6. Bad guys using polyjuice potions

We fell for it with Mad Eye Moody in The Goblet of Fire. And we fell for it again with Percival Graves in Fantastic Beasts. Don't we all feel silly?

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