Boy Called Christmas

This will certainly be a star-studded movie! A whole bunch of well-known names has just joined the cast of BOY CALLED CHRISTMAS a Studiocanal and Netflix family movie. Jim Broadbent, Toby Jones, Sally Hawkins, Michiel Huisman, Henry Lawfull, Maggie Smith and Kristen Wiig have all been signed. Oscar-nominated Monster House director Gil Kenan is helming!

Les Miserables’ Henry Lawfull and Michiel Huisman will lead the cast
based on the first book in the five-part series written by Matt Haig, reimagines the origin story of Father Christmas, following an ordinary young boy called Nikolas who sets out on an adventure into the snowy north in search of his father who is on a quest to discover the fabled village of the elves, Elfhelm. Taking with him a headstrong reindeer called Blitzen and a loyal pet mouse, the young boy soon meets his destiny.

Acting legends Jim Broadbent and Maggie Smith also star!