Newt’s Favorite Creature: Bowtruckle

The film about the world’s most famous magizoologist, Newt Scamander, created by J.K. Rowling opens in cinemas on 18th of November.

The Harry Potter prequel, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, will hit the theaters in just over two months and fans of the universe created by J.K Rowling cannot wait to hear the adventures of Newt Scamander. The protagonist magizoologist, recently expelled from Hogwarts, will next travel to New York to continue discovering new magical creatures and there he has to catch back all beasts that have escaped from his suitcase.

An Interview with Eddie

A few months ago, Eddie Redmayne, the Oscar-winning actor who plays Newt, spoke in a promotional video for Warner Bros. along with British writer J.K. Rowling about some of the magical creatures that appear in the upcoming movie. What is more, now in an interview with the New York Times Eddie has revealed which of all is the favorite creature of the magizoologist, Newt Scamander: the Bowtruckle, a small green creature similar to the stems of a flower or a branch that feeds on insects.

Demiguise Fantastic Beasts
Demiguise Fantastic Beasts

“There is a Bowtruckle called Pickett that Newt loves. Pickett is also very fond of Newt, so she lets him to take her into the pocket of his lapel. “, Redmayne also added that the Bowtruckle is Newt’s favorite creature. In the interview, the actor also speaks of other fantastic animals of the film, such as the Swooping Evil, Niffler and Demiguise. The latter, Demiguise, is like a primate but has huge owl eyes, is also a very interesting animal, “has the ability to become invisible at will, so her fur is used to make invisibility cloaks,” says Redmayne, and that is why the Demiguise is a so persecuted creature species.

What is your favorite creature? Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them premieres in cinemas on November 18 this year. After these lines, do not miss the latest trailer.

Niffler with a suitcase
Niffler with a suitcase

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