IT: Chapter 2’s director Andy Muschietti gives out his reasons for why he feels Pennywise and Us President Trump are two peas in a pod.
September 2019 looks great with an exciting line up of Hollywood flicks ready to drop in. However, IT: Chapter 2 is undoubtedly the most awaited out of the pack. The first IT movie rolled out in 2017, and it amassed a total of $700 million worldwide. Eventually, placing it at the throne of the highest grosser in the category of horror films.
The on-screen adaptation of Stephen King’s 1986 novel, IT: Chapter 2 rolls in 27 years later and portrays the grown-ups of The Loser Club. Andy Muschietti has lent his directorial skills to this super horror flick. Moreover, the star cast has James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain, Bill Hader, Jay Ryan, and Isaiah Mustafa. Also, James Ransone, Andy Bean too will star in this movie with Bill Skarsgard returning as the perilous clown, Pennywise.
In a recent candid sit down with AFP, Andy Muschietti, who directed IT: Chapter 2 remarked on the clown’s character while criticizing the President of the United States, Donal Trump. The director jokingly highlighted a similarity between the satanic crook of King’s novel to Donal Trump.
Andy said that the way Pennywise tries to create a division in between the ‘Losers,’ make them stand against each other and weaken them. That’s quite a reflection of Trump’s ways to conquer and finish them up. Well, that was surely a powerful declaration by the IT director. However, it’s not the first time ever that a notable celebrity has spoken up against Trump.
Furthermore, Jessica told Variety that there is no sequel after this as King did not pen an IT 3. She also cleared that if there was a third party to come, then it will not have the same cast. And will be based 27 years after the occurrences of the second flick.
Well, we know the news is sad, but we never know the third sequel might just come up. As of now, we need to focus on what’s on the plate, and that is IT: Chapter 2. So, don’t forget to hit the theatres to watch this new horror entertainer. And for more such news, stay tuned to us.