Leprechaun: Origins Movie

Leprechaun: Origins movie poster

Who's Involved:

Harris Wilkinson, Dylan Hornswoggle Postl, Stephanie Bennett, Brendan Fletcher, Bruce Blain, Zach Lipovsky, Teach Grant

Release Date:

Friday, August 29, 2014 (Limited)

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Backpacking through the lush Irish countryside, two unsuspecting young couples discover a town's chilling secret. Ben (Dunbar), Sophie (Bennet), David (Fletcher) and Jeni (Roxburgh) quickly discover the idyllic land is not what it appears to be when the town's residents offer the hikers an old cabin at the edge of the woods. Soon, the friends will find that one of Ireland's most famous legends is a terrifying reality.

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Who stars in Leprechaun: Origins: Cast List

... Leprechaun


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... Sophie Roberts

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... Sean McConville


... Ian Joyce

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Who's making Leprechaun: Origins: Crew List

A look at the Leprechaun: Origins behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Zach Lipovsky last directed Freaks. The film's writer Harris Wilkinson last wrote Ink and Bone Canyon.



Production Company


WWE Studios

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Production: What we know about Leprechaun: Origins?

Key Facts

  1. Remake/reboot of the 1993 film. The "darker/more horror-inspired" film will not connect with previous mythology of the franchise in any way.

Filming Timeline

  1. February 2014: The film was in Completed status.
  2. January 2013: The film was in Development status.

    The script is still in development. WWE Studio President Michael Luisi said there's a chance Warwick Davis could make a cameo in the film, which he says will have a darker tone.

  3. June 2012: The film was in Development status.

Leprechaun: Origins Release Date: When was the film released?

Leprechaun: Origins was released in 2014 on Friday, August 29, 2014 (Limited release). There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including As Above, So Below, Jamie Marks is Dead and Cantinflas.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

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