19 July 2015 at 22:33 GMT
Modesty, a young female, is a yet unknown character, but is described as, “a haunted young girl with an inner strength and stillness. She has an ability to see deep into people and understand them.”
I'm so looking forward to meeting our Modesty! https://t.co/VzIK6vhhQP
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) July 18, 2015
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them will begin shooting in August, with a release date of November 2016.