According to The Hollywood Reporter, James McAvoy and Bill Hader have entered negotiations to star in It: Chapter Two. The sequel to Warner Bros’ surprise hit, ‘It’, would have McAvoy and Hader alongside Jessica Chastain starring as the older versions of the Losers Club.
McAvoy would portray the adult version of Jaeden Lieberher’s Bill Denbrough.
While Hader would depict Finn Wolfhard’s Richie Tozier.
Jessica Chastain will star as the older Beverly Marsh previously portrayed by actress, Sophia Lillis.
It: Chapter Two sees the return of screenwriter, Gary Dauberman, and director, Andy Muschietti and Bill Skarsgard will return as the demonic Pennywise. Production on the horror sequel is set to begin this July with an expected release date of September 6th, 2019.