Marking the newest in a string of Disney collaborations that features directing episodes of “The Mandalorian” and “The Book of Boba Fett” and starring in “Pete’s Dragon,” Bryce Dallas Howard leads the forged of “Witch Mountain” as Audrey, the mom of Tia and widow of a husband that suffered from schizophrenia. She’s described as “a heat mama bear kind” who tries to reassure her daughter who fears an analogous destiny as her father. However like everybody else on this city, it looks as if there’s extra to Audrey than meets the attention.
Tia, a “good” straight-A scholar who’s further essential of herself and afraid of failure, shall be performed by Isabel Gravitt from ABC’s “American Housewife,” the Hulu miniseries “Little Fires In all places,” and “The Watcher” on Netflix. Pondering that she’s heading down the identical path as her late father, Tia has visions the place these round her “step outdoors their residing our bodies and voice their deepest, darkest fears and wishes and rages.”
Making up the opposite half of the “Witch Mountain” equation is Levi Miller, who performed the titular character in “Pan” reverse Hugh Jackman’s Blackbeard and Garrett Hedlund’s Hook, and his terrifying lead efficiency of Luke in “Higher Watch Out.” Levi stars as Ben, a troubled teenage hothead that just lately found that he can power individuals round him to maneuver as he sees match. He additionally feels that he is inexplicably drawn to Tia for some motive (possible aside from teenage hormones).
Rounding out the forged of collection regulars are Bianca “b” Norwood and Jackson Kelly. Norwood’s character, Corey, is Ben’s closest good friend who “places extra care into wanting like a My Chemical Romance tune that grew to become an anime fan.” In the meantime, Kelly performs the lovesick Peter, Tia’s closest male good friend that’s basically the Duckie to her Andie a la “Pretty in Pink.”