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 Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News1 day ago ‘Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers’ Star Wendy Kaplan Talks Infamous Cast and Crew Hotel Party News1 day ago ‘Don’t Breathe 2’ Lands Director, Production Set to Begin in April News3 days ago “Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai” Set to Debut in 2021 on HBO Max Blu-Ray & DVD4 days ago Scream Factory Reveals Special Features for ‘Pet Sematary Two’ Collector’s Edition Blu-Ray News4 days ago Brahms is Unearthed in the Creepy Trailer for William Brent Bell’s ‘The Boy II’ News2 weeks ago Dario Argento Reuniting With Daughter Asia Argento for New Giallo ‘Black Glasses’ in 2020 News1 week ago Dario Argento Will Direct New Giallo ‘Black Glasses’ This Spring, Asia Argento to Star News1 week ago ‘Demons’ Star Geretta Geretta Teaming With Lamberto Bava and Kansas Bowling for New Horror Project News1 week ago NECA Releasing Action Figures of Dr Loomis, Laurie Strode and Michael Myers from ‘Halloween II’ Blu-Ray & DVD4 weeks ago Warner Bros. Set to Release ‘Joker’ Steelbook on 4K Ultra HD Blu-Ray in the UK News4 days ago Brahms is Unearthed in the Creepy Trailer for William Brent Bell’s ‘The Boy II’ Video Games2 weeks ago Bethesda and id Software Have Delayed ‘DOOM 64’ Until March 2020 Blu-Ray & DVD2 weeks ago [Trailer] Justin Edgar’s Chiller ‘STALKED’ Debuts on DVD and On Demand This February News2 weeks ago [Video] Watch Short Horror Film ‘The Premonition’ Starring ‘Evil Dead’ Icon Betsy Baker News3 weeks ago [Trailer] The Abbott Family Fight for Survival in ‘A Quiet Place: Part II’ 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!