Netflix has rounded out the cast for their upcoming film based on the popular children’s book series “A Babysitter’s Guide To Monster Hunting” by Joe Ballarini. Clockwise from the top left the cast includes: with Indya Moore (Pose), Tom Felton (Harry Potter franchise), Tamara Smart (Artemis Fowl), Ian Ho (A Simple Favour), Oona Laurence (Lost Girls) and Alessio Scalzotto (Rim of the World).
The script for the family film has been written Ballarini and Rachel Talalay (pictured below) is set to direct. Talalay has previously directed episodes of “Doctor Who”, “The Flash”, “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” and “Sherlock” as well as the films “Tank Girl” and “Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare”. Filming has already begun in Alberta, Canada.
When first-time babysitter Kelly Ferguson’s charge is kidnapped by the Boogeyman, she discovers a secret society of fierce babysitters who protect children — and an entire world of monsters she will have to fight in order to save him.