Now that Common Footage introduced on Step Up 5 director Trish Sie to switch Elizabeth Banks on the helm of Pitch Good three, the studio is specializing in casting as soon as once more. Ruby Rose, who seems in a lot of upcoming sequels corresponding to XXX: The Return of Xander Cage (January 20, 2017), Resident Evil: The Last Chapter (January 27, 2017, and John Wick: Chapter 2 (February 10, 2017), is in talks to star on this musical sequel. No particulars have been given for her character but, however she would be the first new addition to the forged, if her deal is finalized.
Pitch Good stars Anna Kendrick (Beca), Insurgent Wilson (Fats Amy) and Brittany Snow (Chloe} are all set to return for the sequel, together with Hailee Steinfeld. When Hailee Steinfeld first joined the forged of Pitch Good 2, it was reported that she signed a multi-movie deal, which can embrace Pitch Good three and two extra follow-ups. Whereas Elizabeth Banks won’t be directing Pitch Good three, she is staying aboard to painting Gail, whereas additionally serving as a producer. Common hasn’t introduced when manufacturing might start but.
Kay Cannon, who wrote Pitch Good and Pitch Good 2, wrote the screenplay for this musical sequel, though Selection stories that Mike White (Faculty of Rock and Dana Fox), who wrote Methods to Be Single starring Insurgent Wilson, wrote subsequent drafts of the sequel’s script as effectively. No story particulars have been revealed at the moment, and it is not identified if different franchise stars corresponding to Anna Camp, Alexis Knapp, Skylar Astin or Adam DeVine will reprise their roles.
Again in Could, Common pushed the sequel’s launch date by 5 months, from July 21, 2017, to the vacation body of December 22, 2017, which has develop into fairly the crowded weekend. The sequel will open in opposition to Sony’s Jumanji sequel starring Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart, Paramount’s Downsizing starring Matt Damon and Alec Baldwin, The Weinstein Firm’s The Six Billion Greenback Man, starring Mark Wahlberg, 20th Century Fox’s animated journey The Story of Ferdinand and an untitled PG-13 comedy from Warner Bros. All of those films additionally open one week after the highly-anticipated Star Wars: Episode VIII as effectively.
The unique musical, Pitch Good, grew to become a shock hit on the field workplace, taking in $65 million home and $115.7 million worldwide, from only a $17 million price range. The 2015 sequel, which marked Elizabeth Banks‘ directorial debut, took in $184.2 million home and $287.5 million worldwide, from a $29 million price range. Ruby Rose had her breakout position as Stella Carlin in Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black final yr. She just lately wrapped manufacturing on the shark thriller Meg alongside Jason Statham, which is ready for launch in March 2018. Hopefully we’ll hear extra about Pitch Good three casting within the close to future.