News Checco Varese Joins Andy Muschietti‘s ‘IT: Chapter 2’ as Cinematographer Published 1 year ago on April 18, 2018 By Nick Bond Share Tweet As previously reported, Andy Muschietti‘s anticipated sequel IT: Chapter 2 is scheduled to begin filming in Toronto, Canada this July. And today brings another new announcement. Collider has just confirmed that 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 in the second part of the film. James McAvoy (Split) and Bill Hader (“Saturday Night Live”) are 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. 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: Up Next Michael Myers Returns on the Official Poster for Blumhouse’s Halloween! Don't Miss Documetary ‘To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story’ Release Date Announced Advertisement You may like Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.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 Advertisement Facebook Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News14 hours ago [Gallery] Own HCG’s Exclusive Michael Myers Life-Size Bust This October News16 hours ago Watch New 6 Minute Featurette for Shudder’s “Creepshow” TV Series News4 days ago ‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ Rated-R for Bloody Violence, Language Throughout, and Sexual Content News5 days ago Cassandra Peterson Confirms One More ‘Elvira’ Movie is in the Works News7 days ago Jamie Lee Curtis Promises “Sensational” End to the ‘Halloween’ Trilogy News5 days ago Cassandra Peterson Confirms One More ‘Elvira’ Movie is in the Works News2 weeks ago Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween Kills’ Begins Filming Today in Wilmington, North Carolina News4 weeks ago Scene-Stealer Jibrail Nantambu Will Return for ‘Halloween Kills’ and ‘Halloween Ends’ Blu-Ray & DVD2 weeks ago Rob Zombie’s ‘3 From Hell’ Brings the Carnage to Blu-Ray and Digital in the UK This October News2 weeks ago Filming Begins on Next ‘Wrong Turn’ Movie in New Richmond News16 hours ago Watch New 6 Minute Featurette for Shudder’s “Creepshow” TV Series News7 days ago Jamie Lee Curtis Promises “Sensational” End to the ‘Halloween’ Trilogy News2 weeks ago [Trailer] Blumhouse’s ‘Black Christmas’ Remake Unwraps a Masked Killer News3 weeks ago ‘Gretel & Hansel’ Teaser Trailer and Poster Awakens Blood-Curdling Witch News1 month ago [Trailer] John Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ Returns to Theaters This Fall! 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!