News Jay Ryan Cast as Adult Ben Hanscom in Andy Muschietti’s ‘IT: Chapter 2’ Published 1 year ago on May 23, 2018 By Nick Bond Share Tweet We just learned via Deadline this evening that (“Beauty and the Beast”) star Jay Ryan has been cast as adult Ben Hanscom in Andy Muschietti’s IT: Chapter 2. Cinematographer Checco Varese (“The Strain”, “True Blood”) will be lensing IT: Chapter 2. The Handmaiden and Oldboy DP Chung-hoon Chung was the cinematographer on the first IT to great success. American actress and film producer Jessica Chastain has landed the role of adult Beverly Marsh, James McAvoy (Split) will play Bill, Bill Hader (“Saturday Night Live”) will play Richie, and James Ransone, who appeared Sinister and Sinister 2, has signed on to play the adult version of Eddie, Andy Bean (Allegiant) will play the role of Stanley. Bill Skarsgard will reprise his role as Pennywise. IT: Chapter 2 is scheduled to begin production in Toronto, Canada this July. Filming will take place again at Pinewood Toronto Studios and will wrap on October 20th. Gary Dauberman is writing the script. 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: Up Next The UK Horror Channel Releases Trailer for John Carpenter Season Don't Miss Josh Ridgway’s Werewolf Biker Flick ‘Howlers’ Acquired by Archstone Distribution Advertisement You may like Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News1 day ago Official ‘Terrifier 2’ Facebook Page Promising a Big Announcement Next Week! News2 days ago ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Featurette Goes Behind-the-Scenes News4 days ago Linda Hamilton is Back and Ready to Battle New Machines in ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Trailer! News4 days ago Linda Hamilton Walks Alone in New ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Poster; Trailer Drops Thursday! Reviews4 days ago Review: ‘Pet Sematary’ Manages to Convey a Very Creepy and Foreboding Atmosphere News5 days ago Jason Blum Teases ‘Halloween 2’ Announcement: “Working on it” News4 weeks ago Sigourney Weaver Has Reportedly Joined Jason Reitman’s New ‘Ghostbusters’ Movie News4 weeks ago Rob Zombie Teases ‘Three From Hell’ Trailer Debut and Shares New Captain Spaulding Image Blu-Ray & DVD1 week ago Own ‘Halloween’ 2018 4K Ultra HD Blu-Ray Steelbook Featuring Todd Mcfarlane’s Artwork News3 weeks ago New Fan Made ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Trailer Becomes a Horror Movie News2 days ago ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Featurette Goes Behind-the-Scenes News4 days ago Linda Hamilton is Back and Ready to Battle New Machines in ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Trailer! News6 days ago Evil Child Does Horrific Things in the Final Trailer for ‘Brightburn’ News2 weeks ago [Video] New ‘Child’s Play’ Featurette Showcases Six Animatronic Chucky Dolls News2 weeks ago Watch the New Restricted Trailer for Zombie Horror Comedy ‘The Dead Don’t Die’ Advertisement Trending Editorials3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!