The Wonderis based on the 2016 novel of the same name by Donoghue. The film is directed by Sebasti n Lelio from a screenplay by Emma Donoghue, Lelio, and Alice Birch. In the film, Set in The Irish Midlands in 1862, the story follows a young girl (Pugh) who stops eating but remains miraculously alive and well. English nurse Lib Wright is brought to a tiny village to observe eleven-year-old Anna O Donnell. Tourists and pilgrims mass to witness the girl who is said to have survived without food for months.
The Wonder stars Florence Pugh as Lib Wright,Tom Burkeas William Byrne,K la Lord Cassidyas Anna O Donnell,Elaine Cassidyas Rosaleen O Donnell,Caol n Byrneas Malachy O Donnell,Niamh Algaras Kitty,Toby Jonesas Dr. McBrearty,Ciar n Hinds,Dermot Crowley, Br an F. O Byrneas John Flynn,David Wilmotas Se n Ryan, andJosie Walkeras Sister Ryan.