Netflix has just announced yet another secret film project, iBoy, set to stream on January 27th.
The Netflix original film iBoy follows Tom (Bill Milner), an average teenager whose world is turned on its head when a violent encounter with local thugs leaves fragments of his shattered smartphone embedded in his brain. He wakes from a coma to discover that returning to normal teenage life is impossible because he has developed a strange set of superpowers. With these new powers he sets out to seek revenge on the gang, who also assaulted his best friend Lucy (Maisie Williams).
The film is directed by Adam Randall (Level Up) and also stars Miranda Richardson as Nan (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, The Hours, Sleepy Hollow) and Rory Kinnear (The Imitation Game, Skyfall, Spectre) as Ellman.
The film is produced by Gail Mutrux, Nate Bolotin, Emily Leo, Oliver Roskill, Lucan Toh.