Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Tim Burton will direct a film adaptation of Ransom Riggs’ Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the movie will hit the silver screen in July 31, 2015. X-Men: First Class screenwriter Jane Goldman will write the script.
Riggs has written a sequel entitled Hollow City. Quirk Books will publish it on January 14, 2014. Just like in the first novel, the story will include creepy old photographs curated by the author.