Can we say Yumbledore?
Yeah we can because young Albus Dumbledore is being played by super hotty, Jude Law in the new Fantastical Beasts and Where to Find Them sequel.
The very welcome news was released by pottermore.com and tweeted by Warner Bros and the official Fantastic Beasts twitter page earlier today. (April 13).
Welcome to the Wizarding World family, Jude Law! https://t.co/axrt5P9fXP— Fantastic Beasts (@FantasticBeasts) April 12, 2017
Author, J.K. Rowling also approved the casting with a retweet, toasting to the new Dumbledore who joins Johnny Depp in the impressive cast line up.
A toast to our Dumbledore! pic.twitter.com/3Np0UVBOiM— Arthur W. 💙 JK (@Weasley_dad) April 12, 2017
According to Rowling, Jude Law, 44, will play the beloved professor from the Potter books decades before he became Headmaster at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
Fantastical Beasts 2 is set for release in November 2018.