The new Kong: Skull Island trailer has arrived - and it does not disappoint

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It's not just JK Rowling unveiling some fantastic beasts this week - the new Kong: Skull Island trailer has debuted, and it reveals a magnificent creature of its own.

Tom Hiddleston and Brie Larson in Kong
Tom Hiddleston and Brie Larson in Kong

And no, we're not talking about the film's leading man, Tom Hiddleston, but rather fans are given the first glimpse of Kong, and a few other large creatures.

The new poster for Kong
The new poster for Kong

The remake of the classic also stars Brie Larson, Samuel L Jackson, John C Reilly and Toby Kebbell, and is directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts.

The film is due for release in 2017.