A-list actor, Anne Hathaway has been casted to star in “The Witches” remake.
“The Witches” itself if a 1990 cult classic starring Anjelica Huston, based on Roald Dahl’s famed novel.
“The Witches” follows the story of a young boy and his grandmother going against a nasty coven of children-eating witches after they turn the boy into a mouse. It’s still in the early stages of planning, but with the news of Hathaway being added to the cast, we can’t help but be excited. And according to the source, that Hathaway will playing the main villainous role.
Robert Zemeckis is set to be the director of the film, and he says that his version of “The Witches” will be set in the ‘gothic south’ with a ‘sociological spin’.
There are still no confirmation about the official synopsis of the film, the rest of the casts or the official release date.