Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children is the upcoming 2016 American fantasy adventure film directed by Tim Burton and written by Jane Goldman. Based on the 2011 novel of Ransom Riggs, the film stars Eva Green (Miss Peregrine), Asa Butterfield, Ella Purnell (Emma), Chris O’Dowd, Allison Janney, Terence Stamp, Kim Dickens, Rupert Everett, Judi Dench and Samuel L. Jackson.
The story is the debut novel of American author Ransom Riggs. The book tells the tale of a boy who, following a horrific family tragedy, follows clues that take him to an abandoned orphanage on a Welsh island. The orphanage is run by a shapeshifter, the titular Miss Peregrine and houses children with special gifts.
Filming began in February 2015 in London and the Tampa Bay Area. It is scheduled to be released domestically on September 30, 2016 by 20th Century Fox