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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

 

Set in the wizarding world of Harry Potter, the first instalment of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them follows Newt Scamander as he visits New York with a suitcase full of weird and wonderful creatures.


Fantastic Beasts and Where to Cast Them

Uni-versalEXTRAS was an extras agency for the first instalment of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them starring Oscar winner, Eddie Redmayne. 

Despite being set in 1920s New York, Fantastic Beasts was mostly filmed across the UK in locations such as Liverpool and Bedfordshire. In addition to casting a range of background extras for the various crowd scenes, Uni-versalEXTRAS also cast doubles and stand-ins for some of the main actors. 

When watching Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, keep your eyes peeled for...

Criminals, Bank Customers, Aurors, Journalists, Bakery Goers, Boat Passengers, Captains, Alleyway People, Religious Followers, Homeless People and many more!


Production Details

Director: David Yates

Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Ezra Miller, Katherine Waterston

Production Company: Warner Bros.

Year of Release: 2016

Filming location(s): Multiple UK Locations

Testimonials

  • I worked on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them for five days. It was my first time doing extras work and to be stood three feet away from Eddie Redmayne was a fantastic experience.  -Alfred  |  Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

  • It was an absolute privilege to be involved. Thank you so much for the opportunity to be a part of something incredibly special!   -Tess  |  Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

  • I worked on the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them production. I want thank you for giving me this opportunity, I really enjoyed working for you.  -Kam  |  Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

  • I would like to take this opportunity to say thank you for all the work you have offered me. The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and The Crown productions have both been amazing to be a part of.  -Paul  |  Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

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