Eva Green to Star in Tim Burton’s Adaptation of MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN

Variety reports that Eva Green has been chosen to star in the film adaptation of Ransom Riggs’ novel Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, which is being directed by Tim Burton.

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With a February start date line up, Tim Burton is going with a familiar face to lead the away in his next pic.

Eva Green is in negotiations to star in the Fox pic “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” which Burton will direct.

Based on the Ransom Riggs’ novel about a teenager 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. Green would play the title character, who acts as a guardian for these orphans.