Plot details are being held under wraps on the haunted house thriller, but Mia Wasikowska would play a young author named Edith Cushing. Benedict Cumberbatch and Jessica Chastain are co-starring as a pair of siblings from a aristocratic family.
Guillermo del Toro is directing from a script he co-wrote with Matthew Robbins and Lucinda Coxon. Legendary Pictures will be producing.
Mia Wasikowska most recently starred in Chan-wook Park's Stoker. She will next be seen in David Cronenberg's drama Maps to the Stars.
No production schedule has been released.