|Brahms: The Boy II|
Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||William Brent Bell|
|Written by||Stacey Menear|
|Cinematography||Karl Walter Lindenlaub|
|Edited by||Brian Berdan|
|Distributed by||STX Entertainment|
Brahms: The Boy II is an upcoming American supernatural horror film directed by William Brent Bell and written by Stacey Menear. A stand-alone sequel to the 2016 film The Boy, it stars Katie Holmes, Ralph Ineson, Owain Yeoman, and Christopher Convery.
Brahms: The Boy II is scheduled to be released in the United States on February 21, 2020, by STX Entertainment.
Unaware of the terrifying history of Heelshire Mansion, a young family moves into a guest house on the estate where their young son soon makes an unsettling new friend, an eerily life-like doll he calls Brahms.
- Katie Holmes as Liza
- Owain Yeoman as Sean
- Christopher Convery as Jude
- Ralph Ineson as Joseph
- Anjali Jay as Dr. Lawrence
- Oliver Rice as Liam
- Natalie Moon as Pamela
- Daphne Hoskins as Sophie
- Joely Collins as Mary
By October 2018, it was announced that a sequel was in development, with Katie Holmes joining the cast of the film, William Brent Bell returning to direct the film, from a screenplay by Stacey Menear, with Matt Berenson, Gary Lucchesi, Tom Rosenberg, Jim Wedaa and Eric Reid serving as producers on the film, under their Lakeshore Entertainment banners, with STX Entertainment producing and distributing the film.
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