The House with a Clock in its Walls is an upcoming American film written by Eric Kripke and directed by Eli Roth. The film is scheduled for release on September 21, 2018[1].


  • Jack Black as Jonathan Barnavelt, the uncle of Lewis and a warlock[2].
  • Cate Blanchett as Florence Zimmermann, a neighbor and longtime friend of Jonathan Barnavelt, who is also a powerful witch[3].
  • Owen Vaccaro as Lewis Barnavelt, a 10-year-old, recently orphaned boy who is sent to live with his mysterious uncle[4].
  • Kyle MacLachlan as Isaac Izard, the original owner of Jonathan Barnavelt's house[5].
  • Colleen Camp as Mrs. Hanchett, a neighbor of the Barnavelt's[1].
  • Renée Elise Goldsberry[1].
  • Vanessa Anne Williams[1].
  • Sunny Suljic[1].
  • Ricky Muse.

External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "House with the Clock in Its Walls Release Date & Full Cast Revealed", MovieWeb (Sep. 26, 2017).
  2. "Jack Black, Eli Roth Join ‘The House With a Clock in its Walls’ Horror Movie", Variety, (Jun. 20, 2017).
  3. "Cate Blanchett Joining Jack Black in Eli Roth's 'The House With a Clock in Its Walls'", Hollywood Reporter (Aug. 15, 2017).
  4. "Owen Vaccaro to Star Opposite Cate Blanchett in ‘House With a Clock in Its Walls’", Variety (Sep. 25, 2017).
  5. "Kyle MacLachlan Joins Amblin’s ‘The House With A Clock In Its Walls’", (Sep. 25, 2017).