More casting news has come in for Tim Burton’s film adaptation of the Ransom Riggs novel Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. Variety is reporting that “The West Wing’s” Allison Janney has just checked herself in!
The film follows a teenager, played by Asa Butterfield, who finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures out to destroy them. Eva Green plays the title character, who acts as a guardian for these orphans. Ella Purnell and Samuel L. Jackson also star.
Production is currently under way and the film is set to bow March 4, 2016.