News James McAvoy and Bill Hader in Talks to Star as Bill and Richie in ‘IT: Chapter 2’ Published 6 months ago on April 14, 2018 By Nick Bond Share Tweet As reported this past Thursday, filming is scheduled to start on Andy Muschietti‘s IT: Chapter 2 in Toronto this July. Actress Jessica Chastain is also expected to land the role of adult Beverly Marsh in the second part of the film. Over at Variety‘s website today it’s being reported that James McAvoy (Split) and Bill Hader (“Saturday Night Live”) are also in discussions to join the cast. McAvoy is in talks to play Bill, while Hader is in talks to play Richie. Filming will take place again at Pinewood Toronto Studios and will wrap on October 20th. Gary Dauberman is writing the script. American actress and film producer Bill Skarsgard will reprise his role as Pennywise. Synopsis: “The evil clown Pennywise returns 27 years later to torment the grown-up members of the Losers’ Club.“ IT: Chapter 2 is due to hit theaters on September 6th, 2019. Related Topics:Andy MuschiettiBill HaderBill SkarsgardGary DaubermanIT: Chapter 2James McAvoyJessica Chastain Up Next Natalia Reyes, Diego Boneta and Gabriel Luna Join the Cast of Tim Miller‘s ‘Terminator’ Sequel Don't Miss Tyhr Trubiak is Driven Mad by Masked Psychopaths in First ‘Tempus Tormentum’ Trailer Continue Reading Advertisement You may like ‘IT: Chapter 2’ Set Photos Show Bill Skarsgård as Pennywise the Clown NECA Shows Off Their Sick New Pennywise Definitive Action Figure Xavier Dolan and Will Beinbrink Join Cast of New Line’s ‘IT Chapter Two’ Producer Roy Lee Confirms ‘IT: Chapter 2’ Filming Date in Toronto Cameras Will Role on Andy Muschietti’s ‘IT: Chapter 2’ This July! Rumours Are Circulating That ‘IT: Chapter 2’ Will Begin Shooting This June! Click to comment Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0T8C3JIJLA&t=22s Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Reviews17 hours ago Review: ‘Halloween’ (2018) Delivers on its Promise to Make Michael Myers Scary Again! News3 days ago Official ‘Death House’ Trailer, Bloody Imagery, and Poster Awakens Hell News4 days ago ‘Halloween’ – The Face of Pure Evil Featurette Focuses on the New Mask News4 days ago Dakota Johnson Gives Her Soul to the Dance in New ‘Suspiria’ Clip News4 days ago Mezco Toyz Releasing New 15″ Mega Scale Talking Pennywise ‘IT’ Figure News3 weeks ago ‘Halloween’ Writer Danny McBride Has Ideas for Potential Sequel News2 weeks ago Rob Zombie Shares New Photo of Sid Haig as Captain Spaulding in ‘Three From Hell’ News2 weeks ago New Video Takes You Behind-the-Scenes of David Gordon Green’s ‘Halloween’ Blu-Ray & DVD4 weeks ago Tom Savini’s 1990 ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Remake is Available Again on U.S. Blu-Ray News2 weeks ago Church is Resurrected in First Photos from the ‘Pet Sematary’ Remake! Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News1 year ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News1 year ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD1 year ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News1 year ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News1 year ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News1 year ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News1 year ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!