Millie Bobby Brown to fight dragon in Netflix fantasy movie
She fought the demogorgons in Strange things, solved impossible mysteries in Enola Holmes and now, Millie Bobby BrownNetflix’s next collaboration with Netflix will see her fight a dragon.
Collider broke the story today that the British actress should star and produce a new feminist angle fantasy film titled Young lady for the streaming giant, as part of their ongoing partnership. Netflix is keeping the story a secret, but the outlet reveals that Young lady follows Princess Elodi (Brown), an innocent young woman married to a rival kingdom, but she soon finds herself in danger in her new home when she discovers a deadly secret. You see, during harvest season, the kingdom sacrifices its princesses to a voracious dragon and thus, Elodi will have to channel the spirit of a warrior in order to defeat the beast that wants to kill her.
28 weeks later‘Juan Carlos Fresnadillo is directed from a screenplay by Dan Mazeau (Wrath of the Titans). Joe Roth and Jeff Kirschenbaum, meanwhile, will produce, while Brown will produce under his PCMA Productions banner alongside Zack Roth, Chris Castaldi and Mazeau. The budget is expected to be between $ 60 million and $ 70 million.
This is just the actress’ latest project headed to Netflix. In September, she starred in the Sherlock Holmes spin-off Enola Holmes, which turned out to be a huge success for the streamer. A sequel has been much discussed, although it has yet to be officially announced. She will also direct and produce a thriller The girls that I have been and she’s committed to producing a cancer drama A wasted time as well, although it’s not clear if she will also play in this one at this point.
Far from Netflix, Millie Bobby Brown is set to return to the Monsterverse next year for Warner Bros. ‘ Godzilla vs. the King and appear in the coming of age story The thing about jellyfish for Universal, by producer Reece Witherspoon. Fresnadillo, meanwhile, is also set to helm the movie on the same theme. The sword and the stone remake for Disney Plus.