Although he was nine when he first started acting professionally (a Swedish thriller, which starred Alexander), the “It” franchise marks Skarsgård’s true Hollywood breakout. On Sept. 6, he returns to theater screens for “It Chapter Two.”
When the first installment premiered in September 2017, the film went on to become the highest-grossing R-rated horror film of all time. With an A-list cast attached to the sequel — Jessica Chastain, James McAvoy, Bill Hader — portraying the adult versions of the Losers Club children, expectations are high for the second film, and it’s likely that even more eyes will be on Skarsgård.
The final fight looms large for the film adaptation of Stephen King’s novel. In King’s story, Skarsgård’s Pennywise returns to wreak havoc every 27 years; indeed, it was 27 years between Tim Curry’s 1990 television portrayal of the character and Skarsgård’s. This time around, the monster was less dormant before returning for its encore.
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I am pleased to announce the grand opening of the full site for Bill Skarsgard Web, a fansite dedicated to the amazing Swedish actor who you can see next in the upcoming It: Chapter Two releasing September 6 and Villains releasing September 20! Take a look around and make sure to check out our image gallery which images are still being added to! We are still working on the career pages but hope to have them done within the next week.