‘Room’ Director Lenny Abrahamson to Adapt Sarah Waters’ ‘The Little Stranger’

‘Room’ Director Lenny Abrahamson to Adapt Sarah Waters’ ‘The Little Stranger’

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Director Lenny Abrahamson mostly known from his worldwide hit and Oscar-nominated film Room returns with another book being adapted on the big screen with The Little Stranger.   Adapted from the 2009 horror book by Welsh author Sarah Waters, the story centers on Dr. Faraday, the son of a housemaid that has made a respectable living as a country doctor. During a long hot summer in post-WWII Britain, Faraday is called to a patient at Hundreds Hall where his mother used to work and which has been home to one family for over two hundred years, a family that is being haunted by something incredibly sinister. Faraday soon …