April 13, 2018
‘It: Chapter Two’ Casts Bill Hader and James McAvoy; Here’s What We Know So Far
First the fans asked for Jessica Chastain, and they got her. Then they asked for Bill Hader, and now they’ve got him. Fans have been suggesting stars for It: Chapter Two ever since the release of It last fall (some have even made fake trailers to go with the suggestions), but that happens all the time with popular properties. Usually such picks go ignored.
Just to prove they’re not completely taking advice from the masses, though, Warner Bros. is going with James McAvoy for the role of the adult version of Bill (the fans’ choice has been Patrick Wilson). While still in early negotiations, he’d join the still-in-talks Hader as grown-up Richie, according to Variety, and Chastain as adult Beverly.
Now the studio has four more grown members…