Samuel L. Jackson is currently in to star as the character, Barron in the Tim Burton adaptation of Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. If Jackson joins the project, he will be featured alongside Eva Green who plays Miss Peregrine and Asa Butterfield who plays the films lead, Jacob Portman.
In the book, Mr. Barron is an alias use by Dr. Golan, a man who stalks the main character throughout his life. Jackson would play this role in a film about a house ran by Miss Peregrine for children with special abilities.
‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’ come to theaters on March 4, 2016 and stars Asa Butterfield, Eva Green and Samuel L. Jackson. The film is directed by Tim Burton.