Deadline reported, Stranger Things actor Noah Schnapp and Anjelica Huston have been cast to star in Waiting For Anya.
It’s a World War II drama produced by Goldfinch Studios. The film is based on the book of Michael Morpurgo.
You can read the details about the film below:
Schnapp will play a young shepherd, Jo, in the film alongside Huston’s widow Horcada in the adaptation of the book by War Horse author Michael Morpurgo. The film is set in Lescun, southern France, and follows Jo’s involvement in smuggling Jewish children across the border into Spain. The Pianist star Thomas Kretschmann, Elsa Zylbertsein (I’ve Loved You So Long) and Tomas Lemarquis (X-Men: Apocalypse) also feature.
Ben Cookson is attached to direct while Morpurgo and Toby Torlesse will pen the script.