Mr. Harrigan’s Phone: Release date, cast, synopsis, trailer & more

Mr. Harrigon’s Phone is an upcoming film based on a young boy who forms a supernatural connection with an older billionaire after his death.

Release date

The film will release on October 5 on Netflix.

Cast and creators 

  • Jaeden Martell as Craig
  • Donald Sutherland as Mr. Harrigan
  • Kirby Howell-Baptiste as Ms Hart

Directed by John Lee Hancock

Written by John Lee Hancock and Stephen King


“When Craig, a young boy living in a small town (Jaeden Martell) befriends Mr. Harrigan, an older, reclusive billionaire (Donald Sutherland), the two begin to form an unlikely bond over their love of books and reading.

“But when Mr. Harrigan sadly passes away, Craig discovers that not everything is dead and gone and strangely finds himself able to communicate with his friend from the grave through the iPhone in this supernatural coming-of-age story that shows that certain connections are never lost.”

Other details

Mr. Harrigan’s Phone is based on a short story of the same name written by Stephen King.


Craig meets the wealthy billionaire Mr Harrigan and gets attached. However, one day he is given the sad news of his death. Things take a supernatural turn when Mr Harrigan starts replying to his messages even after the demise.

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