Casting for Warner Bros. Pictures IT Chapter 2 has targeted some major & well-suited faces to take a place of the children in 2017’s IT. We already know that Jessica Chastain has already signed on to play the adult Beverley Marsh, but Chastain may see two more familiar faces join her in the film as the adult versions of Bill Benbrough & Richie Tozier.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, James McAvoy & Bill Hader are in talks to play Bill & Richie in the IT sequel. IT Chapter 2 is scheduled to hit theaters on September 6, 2019 & will be written by Gary Daruberman & will have Andy Muschietti return to direct. IT Chapter 2 will take place 27 years later & will center on the adult members of the Losers Club having to return to the Derry to have a final showdown against Pennywise the Clown.
The film will start production this July in Derry, Maine.