Best Characters in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Top ten best characters in the Harry Potter spinoff movie series: Fantastic Beasts.

The Top Ten

1 Newt Scamander

He's the best!

My cinammon roll

He is amazing!

I had a crush on him! I love Newt Scamander!

2 Queenie Goldstein

She shows that a woman can be strong, brave, and independent without losing her femininity. She is a deep person who has so much wisdom and compassion about her that you can't help but love her. Her immense and rare powers as a witch mark her as special but she doesn't allow it to make her narcissistic. The fact that she knows and doesn't deny how beautiful she is speaks to her self-confidence, and it also makes the fact that she falls in love with an ordinary muggle so beautiful and real. I don't think anyone but Hermione could compare to Queenie.

Her character was ruined in the sequel. - Tia-Harribel

Erhaps my most favorite female character in the Harry Potter world (sorry Hermione). She's not too stand out for being very intelligent or ambitious, but her being "ordinary", femininely sweet but not sickening, is why I can relate to her more than I can to Hermione. She's also very compassionate, kind, and thoughtful. And I couldn't thank her enough for wearing pink and thus disassociating my favorite colour from horrible Umbridge

She's adorable - Irank

3 Porpentina Goldstein

She truly is one of the best characters

Very underrated, but a pretty adorable character.

Tina is amazing. A strong leading lady who stole Newt's heart. Tina has great skills of magic and is misjudged by her first impression of strictness. She has a soft side and is kind and has pity for everything. She appreciates the creatures and will make Newt's life more fun, with her adventurous, strong, and justified personality.

Tina is the best! She shows every aspect of a powerful woman who knows what she wants and works for it. Also I really want to see her growing relationship with Newt. A little annoying at first, but she soon grew on me.

4 Jacob Kowalski

A great guy

Only 9th? Jacob is awesome! He's absolutely hilarious and is a very good person and friend. I wish his memory hadn't been wiped. - Goku02

I hope he will return in sequels. - Tia-Harribel

Come on at least let him be in the top five. He is funny.

5 Credence Barebone

Only fifth? Gosh, I expected something like, uh, the second or even the first position... anyway, I find him a spectacular figure. I think Credence and Newt are amongst the greatest Harry Potter characters... But Credence deserves so much love he still doesn't get. I mean, who does not want to hug this vulnerable, problematic, powerful and charismatic young man?

Ezra Miller's performance as Credence was, in my opinion, the best performance in the film, he made me feel very uneasy, uncomfortable and very chilling with a sense of darkness and a dread of coldness but I knew why he was like that and that's the most impressive aspect and I wanted to know so much more about this character who is mentally damaged and manipulated. - idontknow

Credence was my favorite! I felt so sorry for him. I wanted to go through the screen and give him a hug.

Give this guy a hug...outstanding performance by Ezra Miller by the way!

6 Gellert Grindelwald

Best villain. That was some awesome acting from Johnny Depp

Better than voldemort

He's awesome. I love Johnny Depp. - girlcool

He is the best!

7 Seraphina Picquery

I think she has a lot of potential to develop into a great character in sequels. - Ravenclaw

Annoying,so far. - Tia-Harribel

8 Modesty Barebone
9 Pickett the Bowtruckle

I thought that was a nice wonderful little scene - iliekpiez

Cute and helpful. - Tia-Harribel

Just... so sweet and so adorable. - AnonymousChick

He's so cute. - Goku02

10 Gnarlack

The Contenders

11 Langdon Shaw
12 Niffler

Niffler should be first

How is Niffler 15th he's awesome.

How’s he this low? He’s one of the best things in the movie

13 Chastity Barebone
14 Frank the Thunderbird

The most awesome fantastic beast. - Goku02

He was so epic. - Tia-Harribel

15 Mary Lou Barebone

Number 6 on best characters? Are you kidding? She not only deserves to be on bottom, but she deserves to be on negative! - AnonymousChick

Are you serious? She's terrible! - Goku02

Hated her so much for what she did to Credence.

16 Albus Dumbledore Professor Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore is a fictional character in J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter series.
17 Henry Shaw Junior
18 Henry Shaw Senior
19 Dougal
20 Nagini
21 Leta lestrange
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