Mike Flanagan is returning to episodic television with his new series on Netflix that will take viewers back into the dark world he created with The Haunting of Hill House. Today it was announced that a familiar face will be taking that journey along with us.
According to a report in Deadline, actress Victoria Pedretti has been cast in the new series The Haunting of Bly Manor coming to the streaming service. Pedretti is known for her breakout role as Nell Crain in The Haunting of Hill House, her first acting job. Since then, she has become a sought after actor. She will be featured in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time in Hollywood, Spielberg’s Amazing Stories revival and will star in the second season of You on Netflix.
Pedretti will play the governess Dani, who is charged with looking after two very unique children in the gothic horror series inspired by the Henry James novel. The Haunting of Bly Manor is slated to debut in 2020