Orion Pictures will release a contemporary version of the iconic horror classic “Child’s Play” in theaters nationwide on June 21st 2019.
To celebrate the date announcement, which has the film opening directly opposite “Toy Story 4,” Orion has also unleashed the film’s first poster which you can see below. The story follows a mother who gives her son a toy doll for his birthday, unaware of its more sinister nature.
The updated horror stars Aubrey Plaza (“Ingrid Goes West,” “Legion”) as Karen, Emmy and Tony nominee Brian Tyree Henry (“Atlanta,” “Widows”) as Mike, and Gabriel Bateman (“Lights Out”) as Andy. Beatrice Kitsos, Ty Consiglio and Carlease Burke.
Rising filmmaker Lars Klevberg (“Polaroid”) directs from a script by Tyler Burton Smith (“Kung Fury”), while David Katzenberg and Seth Grahame-Smith (“IT”) will produce.
Source: Orion Pictures