Fiennes ‘to star as Miss Trunchbull' in Netflix’s Matilda

The actor, who is well known for playing villains, is “attached to star” as the evil headmistress in the new film, Deadline understands.Gallery: The 50 best movies of all time, according to critics (Business Insider) Netflix's Matilda movie is based on the popular musical stage play version of Roald Dahl’s story about a young bookworm who lives with horrible parents.