Producers wanted Tilda Swinton as Pennywise in the new IT movie
Tilda Swinton had the scary clown Pennywise in the new version of IT played as the producers was. The actress was seriously considered for the film, but eventually took the role to Bill Skarsgard.
“They had no time. Really, I swear to god, they could not. We had a time slot in which the film wanted to make and in that time she was not available. Eventually she didn’t even auditioned, but we all thought,” says producer Barbara Muschietti according to various main filming sites.
In the revised version of the story of Stephen King plays the 26-year-old Skarsgard in the title role. According to Muschietti was his first audition was immediately overwhelming. “He surprised all of us.”
IT is based on the eponymous book from 1984, where already in 1990 a series of was made. The movie must be on 8 september in cinemas.
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