Hailee Steinfeld Joins the Cast of ‘Pitch Perfect 2′
Hailee Steinfeld (‘Ender’s Game,’ ‘True Grit’) will be joining the cast of ‘Pitch Perfect 2,’ according to a report in Variety. She will be joining Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson and Brittany Snow, all of whom will be reprising their roles from the original film.
Details of the plot are being kept a secret at the moment and it is unknown which role Steinfeld will be playing. She is, however, the first new major cast member announced for the sequel. Universal Pictures will be releasing the movie on May 15, 2015. Elizabeth Banks will return to direct the film as well.
The movie was a surprise success, having grossed over $115 million dollars worldwide with a $17 million dollar budget. The musical comedy told of a college women’s a cappella group called The Barden Bellas and their battle to win Nationals against the Treblemakers, a rival all-male a capella group.
What do you think, ‘Pitch Perfect’ fans? Are you excited for more a capella action?