New Line has found a replacement for Carrie Fukunage as director of the movie based on Stephen King's "It". According to The Hollywood Reporter, the creator of the horror movie "Mama" Andres Muschetti may fill the vacancy.
It was assumed that the shooting of the movie will start in June 2015, the new schedule has not yet been specified. In this regard, it also became known that the actor Will Poulter, familiar to the audience from the movies "The Maze Runner", is no longer the performer of the role of Pennywise due to his employment in other projects. However, the publication does not rule out that in the future he can return to the team if the new director deems it necessary.
It is worth noting that in the spring of 2015, Andres Muschetti was listed as the director of another movie adaptation of Stephen King's work called "The Long Jont". What are the prospects for this project is not specified. In addition, Muschetti was going to movie the popular video game "Shadow of the Colossus".
Recall that the story "It", published in 1986, takes place in two time intervals - the 50s and 80s of the 20th century. A group of residents of a small town in Maine, united in the so-called Losers Club, will have to remember how they managed to defeat the monster that kills children as children, as it returned and began its hunt again.
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