Eddie Redmayne in the race for Harry Potter spinoff trilogy
British actor Eddie Redmayne, winner of 2015 Academy Award, is most likely to star in the Harry Potter spinoff trilogy, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, it has been reported.
The actor, who has just finished work on The Danish Girl and Warners Bros.' Jupiter, is being considered for the Harry Potter spinoff among other actors as well, Deadline.com reported.
It is also reported that Redmayne has not seen a finished script yet.
In other news, Dean Israelite Project Almanac is in negotiations to helm Power Rangers, the reboot of the 1990s-spawned action franchise that Saban Brands is putting together at Lionsgate for a July 22, 2016 release.