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A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

Director:

Oz Perkins (as Osgood Perkins)

Writer:

Rob Hayes
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Updated: 25 March 2019
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Sophia Lillis ... Gretel
Alice Krige ... Holda
Jessica De Gouw ... Young Holda
Charles Babalola ... The Hunter
Loreece Harrison ... The Demoness
Samuel Leakey ... Hansel (as Sammy Leakey)
Ian Kenny ... Mounted Knight
Abdul Alshareef ... Yet Another Knight
Beatrix Perkins Beatrix Perkins ... Clicky
Manuel Pombo Manuel Pombo ... Another Knight
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A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

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Plot Keywords:

fairy tale | reimagining | See All (2) »

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A grim fairy tale.


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Country:

USA

Release Date:

31 January 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gretel & Hansel See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, Ireland See more »

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It was announced in October 2018 that Sophia Lillis would star in "Gretel and Hansel" with Oz Perkins directing the film from a screenplay he co-wrote with Rob Hayes. In November 2018, Charles Babalola was casted as The Hunter. In April 2019, Alice Krige, Jessica De Gouw and Sam Leakey joined the cast, with Leakey making his acting debut. On November 9, 2018, filming started in Dublin, Ireland. See more »

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