The acclaimed "Inherent Vice" actress has been cast as the lead in Ridley Scott's "Prometheus' sequel, "Alien: Covenant."
Eddie Redmayne stars as Newt Scamander in the "Harry Potter" spinoff directed by David Yates and written by J.K. Rowling.
The "Mad Men" veteran heads down a dark path in the psychological thriller from Alex Ross Perry.
Waterson will play an American based witch named Tina, who encounters magizoologist Newt Scamander during his research in New York.
Warner Bros. reportedly has a shortlist of actresses for the two female leads to star opposite Eddie Redmayne in the "Harry Potter" spinoff.