News James McAvoy and Bill Hader in Talks to Star as Bill and Richie in ‘IT: Chapter 2’ Published 2 years 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 Advertisement You may like Netflix in Early Talks to Remake ‘The Howling’ With ‘It’ Director Andy Muschietti Warner Bros Releasing ‘IT Chapter Two’ on 4K Ultra HD UK Blu-Ray This January ‘Annabelle Comes Home’ Possesses (UK) Blu-Ray This December ‘IT: Chapter Two’ Lands R-Rating for Disturbing Violent Content and Bloody Images! Adult Losers’ Club Reunite in Three New Images from ‘IT: Chapter Two’ Pennywise Craves Revenge in the Terrifying Trailer for ‘IT: Chapter Two’ Comments Advertisement Facebook Featured Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UoSqJFMS-A&t=20s Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD2 days ago Scream Factory Bringing Stephen King’s ‘Graveyard Shift’ to Blu-Ray for the First Time in the US News2 days ago ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ and ‘Morbius’ Delayed Until 2021 News4 days ago [Video] Greg Nicotero Teases Giant Spider for “Creepshow” Season Two News4 days ago Freddy Krueger Actor Robert Englund Ready For New Take on Character News6 days ago Jason Blum Says the Trailer for ‘Halloween Kills’ is Coming Soon and Looking Really Good News4 weeks ago [Video] New Footage from the Set of ‘Halloween Kills’ Shows Michael Myers Walking the Streets News4 weeks ago ‘Halloween Kills’ Trailer Arriving in June? Possible World Premiere at TIFF This September News6 days ago Jason Blum Says the Trailer for ‘Halloween Kills’ is Coming Soon and Looking Really Good News4 weeks ago Director Damien Leone Promises That ‘Terrifier 2’ is Going to “Blow Your Fucking Minds” News2 weeks ago Nick Castle Bravely Leaves Home to Record ADR Breathing Sounds for ‘Halloween Kills’ News4 days ago [Video] Greg Nicotero Teases Giant Spider for “Creepshow” Season Two News1 week ago [Trailer] ‘Gremlins’ Star Zach Galligan Takes on Dolls, Clowns and Leprechauns in ‘Evil Little Things’ News4 weeks ago [Video] New Footage from the Set of ‘Halloween Kills’ Shows Michael Myers Walking the Streets News1 month ago [Trailer] Nia DaCosta and Jordan Peele’s ‘Candyman’ Dares You to Repeat His Name Five Times News1 month ago Poster and Teaser Trailer Arrives for Director Nia DaCosta’s ‘Candyman’ Reboot Trending Editorials4 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News3 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News3 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD3 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News3 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News3 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News3 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News3 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!