PRODIGY (2017) Overview


‘What do you see?

Prodigy is a 2017 American science fiction paranormal thriller written and directed by Alex Haughey and Brian Vidal. It stars Richard Neil, Savannah Liles, Jolene Anderson, and Emilio Palame.


A psychologist engages a dangerous, young genius in a battle of wits — unaware of the supernatural power the girl possesses, or that her life hangs in the balance…

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Prodigy became available for streaming via Netflix from August 22, 2018.


Main cast and characters:

  • Richard Neil … Fonda – Evil Things TV series; The Evil Within 2 video game; My Haunted House TV series
  • Savannah Liles … Ellie – American Horror Story TV series
  • Jolene Andersen … Olivia –  Slasher Fest ’85 short; Resident Evil: DamnationHellraiser: Revelations 
  • Emilio Palame … Birch
  • David Linski … Keaton
  • Harvey Q. Johnson … Werner
  • Aral Gribble … Ryan

Filming locations:

Riverside, California


The film premiered at the Cinequest Film Festival on 4 March 2017.

Prodigy was released on DVD and VOD by Gravitas Ventures on 13 March 2018.

Fun Facts:

This film should not be confused with The Prodigy (2019)

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