A British company, BBC and Warner Bros will film a new show, which will be devoted to fantastic animals from the Harry Potter universe.
New BBC show will tell about the origin and the existence of mythical creatures from the books by JK Rowling and also to explore their relationship with the animals that live on the planet today. Writes about this Variety.
The program has a working title of “Fantastic beasts: the history of nature.” In the show, used materials from the archives of the BBC Natural History Unit and scenes from the movies “Fantastic beasts”. Through the program, viewers will learn about the centaurs, Kachmazov, birds of Paradise, Phoenix, giant squid and woolly rhinoceroses.
In the work on show was attended by the natural history Museum of London, which is preparing an exhibition of “Fantastic beasts: wonder of nature”. The display will show the real unusual animals through the prism of fantastical creatures from the books about Harry Potter.
The show will be lead by British actor and comedian Stephen fry, who is familiar with the World of Wizards, because he was the “voice” of audio books about Harry Potter.