IT Chapter Two: First look at James McAvoy’s Bill Denbrough released
IT: Chapter Two director Andy Muschietti is celebrating James McAvoy’s birthday by revealing a new first look at McAvoy’s adult Bill Denbrough in the highly-anticipated Stephen King horror sequel. You can check out the photo and Muschietti’s post below!
The second part of IT is written by Gary Dauberman, directed once again by Andy Muschietti. The movie stars James McAvoy (Glass), Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty), Bill Hader (Barry), Isaiah Mustafa (Shadowhunters), Jay Ryan (Mary Kills People), James Ransone (The Wire) and Andy Bean (Power). Jaeden Lieberher, Wyatt Oleff, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Chosen Jacobs, and Jack Dylan Grazer reprise their roles from the first film.
IT debuted in September of last year to the tune of $123.1 million on opening weekend, the highest opening weekend ever for a September release, for a fall release, and for a horror movie. It clocked in just $9 million behind Deadpool for the second-highest opening for an R-rated movie. The film earned over $700 million at the worldwide box office, making it the highest-grossing horror movie of all time.
IT: Chapter Two will arrive in theaters on September 6.