Timothy Walter "Tim" Burton is a film director, producer, artist, writer, poet, and stop motion artist. He is known for the dark, gothic, horror, and fantasy themes of the films he direct like Edward Scissorhands and Corpse Bride. Following Frankenweenie, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children will be the 24th film he directed. 

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Movie

Fox Entertainment bought the film rights to the book in May 2013. Riggs stayed silent until he announced the matter himself weeks after. Tim Burton was announced as director afterwards.


Tim Burton and Asa Butterfield on the set of "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children".