Via Wikipedia- Gretel & Hansel(also known asGretel & Hansel: A Grim Fairy Tale) is an upcoming 2020 Americandark fantasyhorror filmbased on the German folklore taleHänsel and Gretelbythe Brothers Grimm.

The film is directed byOz Perkins, produced byFred Berger, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, and Dan Kagan, and the screenplay is written by Perkins and Rob Hayes.Sophia Lillisand Sam Leakey portray the main characters respectively, alongsideCharles Babalola,Jessica De Gouw,andAlice Krige.

In the film, Gretel and Hansel enter a dark wood in order to find work and food to assist their poor parents. They stumble upon the home of awitch.

It was announced in October 2018 that Lillis would star inGretel and Hansel, a film adaptation based on the German folklore Hansel and Gretel by the Brothers Grimm, with Perkins directing the film from a screenplay he co-wrote with Hayes.

A casting call on the film began from November 2018 to April 2019. Filming on the film started in November 2018 and wrapped inDublin, Ireland.

The film is scheduled to be released in the United States on January 31, 2020, byOrion PicturesthroughUnited Artists Releasing.

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