IT CHAPTER TWO only in theaters September six, 2019

Evil resurfaces in Derry as director Andy Muschietti reunites the Losers Club—young and adult—in a return to exactly where it all started with “It Chapter Two.”

The film is Muschietti’s stick to-up to 2017’s critically acclaimed and huge worldwide box workplace hit “IT,” which grossed more than $700 million globally. Each redefining and transcending the genre, “IT” became portion of the cultural zeitgeist as effectively as the highest-grossing horror film of all time.

For the reason that every single 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, “It Chapter Two” brings the characters—who’ve lengthy due to the fact gone their separate ways—back with each other as adults, practically 3 decades immediately after the events of the initial film.

Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain (“Zero Dark Thirty,” “Mama”) stars as Beverly, James McAvoy (“Split,” upcoming “Glass”) as Bill, Bill Hader (HBO’s “Barry,” “The Skeleton Twins”) as Richie, Isaiah Mustafa (TV’s “Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments”) as Mike, Jay Ryan (TV’s “Mary Kills People”) as Ben, James Ransone (HBO’s “The Wire”) as Eddie, and Andy Bean (“Allegiant,” Starz’ “Power”) as Stanley. Reprising their roles as the original members of the Losers Club are Jaeden Martell as Bill, Wyatt Oleff as Stanley, Jack Dylan Grazer as Eddie, Finn Wolfhard as Richie, Sophia Lillis as Beverly, Selected Jacobs as Mike, and Jeremy Ray Taylor as Ben. Bill Skarsgård returns in the seminal function of Pennywise.

Muschietti directed the film from a screenplay by Gary Dauberman (“IT,” “Annabelle: Creation”) primarily based on the novel IT by Stephen King. Barbara Muschietti, Dan Lin and Roy Lee created the film, with Marty Ewing, Seth Grahame-Smith and David Katzenberg serving as the executive producers.

The behind-the-scenes inventive group incorporated director of photography Checco Varese (“The 33”), Oscar-winning production designer Paul Denham Austerberry (“The Shape of Water”), editor Jason Ballantine (“IT,” “Mad Max: Fury Road”), and Oscar-nominated costume designer Luis Sequeira (“The Shape of Water,” “Mama”). The music is by Benjamin Wallfisch (“Shazam!,” “Blade Runner 2049,” “IT”).

New Line Cinema presents, a Vertigo Entertainment/Rideback Production, an Andy Muschietti film, “It Chapter Two.” The film is slated for release in theaters and IMAX on September six, 2019 and will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Photos.