The Boy is a frightening thrill ride directed by William Brent Bell (The Devil Inside) starring Lauren Cohan (â€œThe Walking Deadâ€)
Greta (Cohan) is a young American woman who takes a job as a nanny in a remote English village, only to discover that the familyâ€™s 8-year-old is a life-sized doll that the parents care for just like a real boy, as a way to cope with the death of their actual son 20 years prior. After violating a list of strict rules, a series of disturbing and inexplicable events bring Gretaâ€™s worst nightmare to life, leading her to believe that the doll is actually alive.
Starring:Â Lauren Cohan, Rupert Evans, Jim Norton, Diana Hardcastle, Ben Robson, James Russell
Directed By:Â William Brent Bell
Written By: Stacey Menear
Produced By:Â Jim Wedaa, Roy Lee, Matt Berenson, Tom Rosenberg, Gary Lucchesi, Richard Wright