‘Nervous’ Eddie Redmayne admits ‘stakes are high’ for ‘Harry Potter’ prequel

Washington D.C., Sept 13 : Even Hollywood’s most promising actor Eddie Redmayne feels nervous and has admitted that the pressure of starring in ‘ Harry Potter’s prequel is pretty high.

The Oscar winning actor said at the Toronto International Film Festival that the stakes are high because previous performances were so good and now he was keeping his fingers crossed to live up to the expectations for the fantasy literature prequel ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ , E! Online reported.

‘The Danish Girl’ star, who will be seen playing the role of Newt Scamander in the David Yates direction, which has been adapted from J.K. Rowling’s 2001 book.

The movie, which also stars Colin Farrell and ‘Trainwreck’ actor Ezra Miler, is set to be released on November 18, 2016. (ANI)