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Jude Law confirms that Dumbledore’s sexuality won’t be addressed in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

Director David Yates has already stated that Albus Dumbledore’s sexuality will not be “explicitly” addressed in this year’s Harry Potter spinoff sequel Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, and now actor Jude Law – who is portraying a younger version of the beloved wizard – has confirmed that to be the case during an interview with EW.

“Jo Rowling revealed some years back that Dumbledore was gay,” said Law. “That was a question I actually asked Jo and she said, yes, he’s gay. But as with humans, your sexuality doesn’t necessarily define you; he’s multifaceted. I suppose the question is: How is Dumbledore’s sexuality depicted in this film? What you got to remember this is only the second Fantastic Beasts film in a series and what’s brilliant about Jo’s writing is how she reveals her characters, peels them to the heart over time. You

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