Colin Firth and Julie Walters to star in The Secret Garden as production gets underway

Back in January it was announced that Marc Munden will be directing a new adaptation Frances Hogson Burnett’s classic 1911 book The Secret Garden from a script by Jack Thorne, and now Heyday Films and StudioCanal have officially announced the start of production.

Colin Firth and Julie Walters will lead a cast that also includes Dixie Egerickx, Edan Hayhurst, Amir Wilson and Isis Davis. Check out the official synopsis for the film here:

Set in England, The Secret Garden tells the story of Mary Lennox played by Dixie Egerickx best known for her roles in Genius, The Little Stranger and A Royal Winter, a prickly and unloved 10-year-old girl, born in India to wealthy British parents who never wanted her. When her parents suddenly die, she is sent back to England to live with her uncle, Archibald Craven on his remote country estate deep in the Yorkshire moors. There, she

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