Millie Bobby Brown is producing and starring in her own franchise. Yes, producing! Legendary Pictures has finalized a deal with Brown to produce and star in the mystery film series based on the Enola Holmes Mysteries.
The novel series by Nancy Springer follows the title character, the sister of Sherlock Holmes, as she does sloothing of her own. he 13-year-old actress will make her feature film debut in Legendary’s Godzilla: King of Monsters, which is slated for release on March 22, 2019, and established the actress’ relationship with the studio. No writer or director has been set for this adaptation as of yet, with Alex Garcia and Ali Mendes overseeing the project for Legendary.
The first book in the Enola Holmes Mysteries series, 2006’s The Case of the Missing Marquess, begins on Enola Holmes’ 14th birthday, when her mother inexplicably disappears. Her older brothers Sherlock and Mycroft Holmes deduce that their mother has abandoned them and left voluntarily, as they plan to send her to boarding school. After learning of their plans, Enola Holmes escapes to London, and learns after encoding a secret message that her mother has left to live with the Romani people, to escape the restrictive lifestyle of Victorian society in London. No plot details about this upcoming adaptation have been revealed yet so it isn’t known how faithful this story will be to the books.