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Tim Burton’s Miss Peregrine Shares New Images and Character Changes

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children mist picture

Image Credit: Entertainment Weekly


For book fans of Ransom Riggs’ hit 2011 novel, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, waiting for news and photos of the upcoming movie is exhilarating. Directed by Tim Burton, Miss Peregrine’s will star Asa Butterfiled as Jake, a 16-year-old who embarks on an overseas journey to find the mysterious orphanage where his grandfather once lived. After his arrival, he soon discovers his grandfather’s tales were not only true, but inside the home lives children with strange powers who are cared for by a magical guardian (Penny Dreadful star Eva Green).


Entertainment Weekly released new images for the movie and also revealed a few character changes. Author Ransom Riggs took to Twitter to defend Tim Burton’s changes, even stating, “plus you have to admit Miss P looks pretty badass with a crossbow”. Check out a few of the images and a snippet from Twitter conversation below. Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children is set to release September 30, 2016. You can view the full gallery of exclusive images online at: EW and Empire.





Miss Peregrine's Movie image 2

Image Credit: Entertainment Weekly

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Movie Image 2

Image Credit: Entertainment Weekly


  • Release date: September 30, 2016
  • Studio: 20th Century Fox
  • Director: Tim Burton
  • Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Ella Purnell, Chris O’Dowd, Allison Janney, Terence Stamp, Kim Dickens, Rupert Everett, Judi Dench
  • Genre: Fantasy, Family





Okay dear readers, are you disappointed about the changes? Or are you feeling confident Miss Peregrine’s will be the movie of our dreams?