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by Dianna Ranere

THE WONDER | Official Trailer

The Wonder. Florence Pugh as Lib Wright in The Wonder. Cr. Aidan Monaghan/Netflix © 2022

The Wonder. (L to R) Tom Burke as Will Byrne, Florence Pugh as Lib Wright, Kíla Lord Cassidy as Anna O’Donnell in The Wonder. Cr. Christopher Barr/Netflix © 2022

The Wonder, a thrilling psychological drama taking place in 1862, 13 years after the Great Famine, and stars Florence Pugh who plays English Nightingale Nurse Lib Wright. Nurse Wright is called to the Irish Midlands by a devout community to conduct a 15-day examination over one of their own. Anna O’Donnell (Kíla Lord Cassidy) is an 11-year-old girl who claims not to have eaten for four months, surviving miraculously on “manna from heaven”.

The Wonder. Kíla Lord Cassidy as Anna O’Donnell in The Wonder. Cr. Aidan Monaghan/Netflix © 2022
The Wonder. (L to R) K’la Lord Cassidy as Anna OÕDonnell, Tom Burke as Will Byrne, Florence Pugh as Lib Wright in The Wonder. Cr. Aidan Monaghan/Netflix © 2022

As Anna’s health rapidly deteriorates, Lib is determined to unearth the truth, challenging the faith of a community that would prefer to stay believing.

The Wonder. (L to R) Toby Jones as Dr. McBrearty, Dermot Crowley as Sir Otway, Ciarán Hinds as Father Thaddeus in The Wonder. Cr. Aidan Monaghan/Netflix © 2022

The Wonder also stars Tom Burke, Niamh Algar, Elaine Cassidy, Kíla Lord Cassidy, Toby Jones, Ciarán Hinds, Dermot Crowley, Brían F. O’Byrne, and David Wilmot.

#TheWonder will have a theatrical release in the United States in select theaters on November 2nd, 2022 and then on Netflix US on November 16th, 2022.