Millie Bobby Brown to star in and produce new detective film series

Millie Bobby Brown. (AP)
Millie Bobby Brown. (AP)

Cape Town – Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown has just bagged a major movie deal. 

Deadline on Wednesday exclusively reported that Legendary Entertainment signed the 13-year-old to star in and produce a film series based on the Enola Holmes Mysteries novel series by Nancy Springer.

Brown will play Enola Holmes, the younger sister of Sherlock and Mycroft Holmes, who is a capable detective herself. 

Brown will make her big screen debut in Godzilla: King of the Monsters set to be released in 2019. 

The young star has received a Screen Actors Guild nomination for her role as Eleven in the Netflix hit, Stranger Things