William Brent Bell, the director of 'The Boy' and 'The Devil Inside,' will direct 'Esther,' the prequel to the 2009 horror hit 'Orphan.' Sierra/Affinity is shopping the project at the European Film Market in Berlin. More details: https://t.co/d3SIzIget5— The Hollywood Reporter (@THR) February 20, 2020
The plot is listed at the source and tells the twist of the original, 11 year old movie, as well as the entire plot of the new one. It's a bit of a foregone conclusion at this point, so if you want to be spoiled, go look at it.
[Spoiler (click to open)]Woman posing as a child escapes from Russian mental hospital and makes it to America by impersonating the daughter of a wealthy family.