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Bill Skarsgard Would Play Pennywise Again

Bill Skarsgard admits that he would love to play Pennywise again.The 29-year-old actor portrayed the dancing clown in both 2017's 'It' and the sequel 'It Chapter Two' in 2019, and admits he is tempted to...

Mike Flanagan Wanted Stephen King's Blessing For Doctor Sleep Vision

Mike Flanagan wouldn't have made 'Doctor Sleep' without Stephen King's blessing.The 41-year-old director wanted to pay homage to Stanley Kubrick's 1980 movie 'The Shining' with his adaptation of the author's sequel but knowing the writer...

Director Mike Flanagan Says A Doctor Sleep Sequel Is In The Ideas Stage

Mike Flanagan says he and Stephen King are ''actively'' working on a sequel to 'Doctor Sleep'.The director helmed the adaptation of Stephen King's book of the same name, which is a follow up film to...

Head-spinning Scene In The Exorcist Voted Scariest Scene Of All Time

The head-spinning scene from 'The Exorcist' has been voted the scariest movie scene of all-time.The scene beat off competition from the shower scene in 'Psycho' and the chest-bursting sequence in 'Alien' to take top spot.'The...

Bill Hader Says It Chapter Two's Lake Scene Led To B12 Injections For Cast

Bill Hader says the 'IT Chapter Two' cast needed B12 injections after filming the cold lake scene.The 41-year-old actor - who played the adult Richie Tozier in the horror sequel - admitted shooting one of...

Stephen King: Richie Tozier Twist Brought It Chapter Two 'Full Circle'

Stephen King thought Richie Tozier's unrequited love brought 'It Chapter Two' ''full circle''.The 71-year-old author's horror classic has been adapted for the big screen, and he feels Finn Wolfhard and Bill Hader's character having a...

Bill Skarsgard Gave Pennywise Teach To It Chapter Two Director

Bill Skarsgard gave 'IT Chapter Two' director Andy Muschietti his ''fake teeth''.The 29-year-old actor reprises his role as Pennywise the Clown in the horror sequel, and the filmmaker has revealed the pair shared a ''ritualistic''...

James Mcavoy Did His Own Stunts On It Chapter Two

James McAvoy did all of his own stunts on 'It Chapter Two'.The 40-year-old actor plays the adult version of Bill Denbrough in the sequel to Andy Muschietti's hit 2017 movie and as a huge fan...

Andy Muschietti Grateful For Stephen King's Support On It Chapter Two

Stephen King gave notes on the script for 'IT Chapter Two'.The film's director Andy Muschietti was grateful to have the acclaimed author - who penned the 1986 horror novel on which the movie and its...

Jessica Chastain: 'No Pressure' For It Chapter Two

Jessica Chastain feels ''zero pressure'' to make 'It Chapter Two' a box office hit.The highly anticipated horror sequel gets released next week and while the first movie pulled in more than $700 million worldwide, the...

Jessica Chastain Reflects On It Chapter 2'S Brutal Hate Crime

Jessica Chastain thinks the brutal hate crime scene in 'It Chapter 2' is still too relevant.The horror sequel opens with a scene from Stephen King's original 1986 novel which sees a gay couple attacked by...

Stephen King's The Long Walk Is 'Challenging' For Filmmaker

Andre Ovredal loves the ''huge challenge'' of adapting 'The Long Walk' for the big screen.The 'Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark' filmmaker is also at the film of the upcoming take on Stephen King's...

It Chapter Two: The Vaults Experience Coming To London

'It Chapter Two: The Vaults Experience' will be launched in London in August.Warner Bros. and New Line Cinema have announced that a huge immersive experience based on the hotly-anticipated Andy Muschietti horror sequel - which...

Andy Muschietti Wants To Remake The Howling

'It Chapter Two' director Andy Muschietti wants to remake 'The Howling'.The 45-year-old filmmaker appeared on a panel at San Diego Comic-Con alongside the cast of the film, which included James McAvoy, Jessica Chastain, Bill Hader,...

It Director AndréS Muschietti 'More Comfortable' Working On Chapter Two

'It' director Andrés Muschietti was ''more comfortable'' working on 'Chapter Two' after the success of the original. The 45-year-old filmmaker has admitted that after the 2017 adaptation of Stephen King's classic horror novel of the...

Andy Muschietti On Board To Helm The Flash

Andy Muschietti is in talks to direct 'The Flash'. The 45-year-old filmmaker has so far enjoyed all of his success in the horror genre with 2013 ghost story 'Mama' and the 2017 reboot of Stephen...

Gary Dauberman Teases Potential It Spin-off Movies

Gary Dauberman says there could be potential 'It' spin-off movies. The screenwriter - who is responsible for penning some of the biggest hits in the Conjuring Universe such as 'Annabelle' and 'The Nun' - co-wrote...

Gary Dauberman Says Salem's Lot Remake Will Be 'True To The Story'

Gary Dauberman wants his 'Salem's Lot' remake to be as ''true to the story'' as possible.The screenwriter - who is responsible for penning some of the biggest hits in the Conjuring Universe such as 'Annabelle'...

Stephen King's The Long Walk Coming To The Big Screen

Stephen King's 'The Long Walk' is being made into a film that is being directed by Norwegian filmmaker André Øvredal.The 'Troll Hunter' director is set to helm New Line's big screen adaptation of the book,...

James Wan Adapting Stephen King's Salem's Lot

James Wan is adapting Stephen King's novel 'Salem's Lot' for the big screen.The producer is teaming up with screenwriter Gary Dauberman - who penned the script for 2017's remake of King's classic horror novel 'It'...

Alex Ross Perry Adapting Stephen King's Rest Stop

Alex Ross Perry is adapting Stephen King's short story 'Rest Stop' for the big screen.The 34-year-old indie filmmaker will be writing the screenplay for the iconic author's 2003 story, which was originally published in Esquire...

Jason Clarke Was Scared Of 'Losing Audience' In Pet Cemetery

Jason Clarke was terrified of ''losing the audience'' in 'Pet Cemetery' with extra scenes that are not in the original book.The 49-year-old actor plays Dr. Louis Creed in the big screen adaptation of Stephen King's...

Jordan Peele Isn't Interested In 'Casting A White Dude' As His Lead

Jordan Peele can't see himself ''casting a white dude'' as a lead in one of his movies. The 40-year-old African-American director's latest psychological horror 'Us' follows a black middle-class couple (Lupita Nyong'o and Winston Duke)...

Jordan Peele's Us Breaks Horror Film Records At Box Office

Jordan Peele's 'Us' broke horror movie records as it topped the weekend American box office with $70.3 million. The fright fest starring Lupita Nyong'o and Winston Duke banked the huge sum at the domestic...

Mike Barker To Direct Stephen King's The Talisman

Mike Barker is to direct the movie adaptation of Stephen King and Peter Straub's novel 'The Talisman'. The 'Handmaid's Tale' director is on board to helm the highly anticipated movie version of the best-selling 1984...

Jacob Tremblay's 100k Shining Role

Jacob Tremblay has landed a $100,000 role in 'The Shining' sequel.The 12-year-old actor - who shot to fame in critically acclaimed movie 'Room' - has landed a role in 'Doctor Sleep', an adaptation of Stephen...

Jacob Tremblay's 100k Shining Role

Jacob Tremblay has landed a $100,000 role in 'The Shining' sequel.The 12-year-old actor - who shot to fame in critically acclaimed movie 'Room' - has landed a role in 'Doctor Sleep', an adaptation of Stephen...

Sophia Lillis To Star In Gretel And Hansel

Sophia Lillis is set to star in 'Gretel and Hansel'. The 16-year-old actress - who rose to fame after her role in last year's hit adaptation of 'It' - has signed up to play Gretel...

James Ransone: The Best People Are 'Unique Weirdos'

James Ransone thinks the best people are always ''unique weirdos''.The 39-year-old actor - who stars as Eddie Kaspbrak in the much-anticipated 'It - Chapter Two' - recently met with acclaimed author Stephen King, whose work...

From 'The Shawshank Redemption' To 'Carrie': 10 Greatest Stephen King Movies

It might not surprise you to know that Stephen King's work has been adapated to film and television more times than any other author in history. Of course, it helps that he is such a...

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