Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston on ‘Fantastic Beasts,’ J. K. Rowling

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“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” star Eddie Redmayne tells TODAY that the fantasy film marking the screenwriting debut o fJ. K. Rowling “didn’t feel the obligation of everyone’s expectations,” because viewers do not know these new Rowling characters as well as they do Harry Potter. His co-star Katherine Waterston says the positive feedback from fans makes it feel like they’re on a sports team.