Mads Mikkelsen’s Grindelwald Is Revealed In The Fantastic Beasts 3 Trailer Teaser

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The first look of Mads Mikkelsen’s Grindelwald appears in the first clip from Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore.

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In 2017, Warner Bros. launched a new Harry Potter prequel franchise that was mostly unconnected from the greater Wizarding World.

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The actor returned to reprise his role in the sequel and was set to appear in Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore before a controversy arose.

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Johnny Depp’s departure from Fantastic Beasts 3 was confirmed in late 2020. As Grindelwald was well entrenched in the prequel plot, this left the franchise with a big space to fill.

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Despite widespread support for Colin Farrell’s comeback, Warner Bros. moved fast to locate Depp’s replacement, casting Mads Mikkelsen as the new Grindelwald in Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore.

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Mikkelsen shot his Harry Potter début over the course of the last year, but set images of his performance as the powerful wizard never surfaced.

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A new Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Grindelwald video has given us our first glimpse at Mads Mikkelsen’s Grindelwald.

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