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'Fantastic Beasts' Is About to Make Grindelwads of Cash (and Other Culture News)
2018-11-15T20:12:00Z - Brian Raftery / Wired
It's time once again to turn on The Monitor, WIRED's roundup of the latest in the world of culture, from CGI-heavy trailers to casting to box office news. This week: Pottermania takes over multiplexes, an Avengers-like squad of movie directors assembles to save a streamer, and an elephant can fly. Nobody Beats the WizThe latest entry in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World movie series—Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald—is already making grindelwads of cash: The film earned more than $10 million in its first day overseas, with early estimates pinning its worldwide opening-weekend haul at close to $250 million. "I won a prize for it for the worst performance of the year," the actor recently told GQ. "You have wonder, you have mystique, you have magic, you have a renewable IP with four-quadrant awareness."

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