Date: 2nd November 2016

Johnny Depp set for Fantastic Beasts role.

Johnny Depp is set to have a role in the second Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film, due out in 2018.

It has been reported that the Pirates of the Caribbean actor will also have a brief cameo in the first film, a spin-off from the Harry Potter Franchise.

It is not yet known what role Depp will play in the fantasy series, which will revolve around a fictional author mentioned in the Harry Potter stories.

The first Fantastic Beasts film opens in the UK and US on 18 November.

Source: Press Release