Leading female role in Fantastic Beasts
Katherine Waterston brings life to Porpentina Goldstein in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, movie directed by David Yates, based on the novel by J. K. Rowling, with Eddie Redmayne. Porpentina has a close relationship with Newt Scamander in the upcoming Harry Potter spin-off.
We have recently seen her in the independent movie Queen of Earth with Alex Ross Perry and Elisabeth Moss. She has become famous in 2014 with the drama set in the seventies Puro vice, she played with Paul Thomas Anderson and Joaquin Phoenix.
She acted in The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby, with Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy; and Night Moves, with Kelly Reichardt, Dakota Fanning, Peter Sarsgaard and Jesse Eisenberg. Both movies premiered at the 2013 Toronto Film Festival.
Other movie credits include Michael Clayton by Tony Gilroy, Taking Woodstock by Ang Lee, and Flynn’s life by Paul Weitz.
In 2013 she had a recurring role on the critically acclaimed series Boardwalk Empire. She has taken part on numerous plays.