MTV today announced that the “2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards” will debut an exclusive sneak peek from New Line Cinema’s highly anticipated horror thriller “IT,” set for theatrical release on September 8, 2017. Several of the young stars from “IT,” including Jaeden Lieberher, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Wyatt Oleff, Chosen Jacobs, and Jack Dylan Grazer – known collectively in the film as The Losers Club – will be on hand to introduce the never-before-seen content to fans. It will be the first glimpse at the film since the record-breaking global debut of the trailer, which has been viewed and shared hundreds of millions of times. The “MTV Movie & TV Awards, hosted by comedian Adam Devine, will air LIVE on Sunday, May 7, at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.
Directed by Andy Muschietti (“Mama”), “IT” is based on the hugely popular Stephen King novel of the same name, which has been terrifying readers for decades. When children begin to disappear in the town of Derry, Maine, a group of young kids are faced with their biggest fears when they square off against an evil clown named Pennywise, whose history of murder and violence dates back for centuries.
“IT” stars Bill Skarsg�rd (“Allegiant,” TV’s “Hemlock Grove”) as the story’s central villain, Pennywise. Muschietti directed the film from a screenplay by Chase Palmer & Cary Fukunaga and Gary Dauberman, based on the novel by King. Roy Lee, Dan Lin, Seth Grahame-Smith, David Katzenberg and Barbara Muschietti are the producers, with Richard Brener, Dave Neustadter, Walter Hamada, Marty P. Ewing, Doug Davison, Jon Silk and Niija Kuykendall serving as executive producers. “IT” will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures.
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