“IT” Prequel Series “Derry” A Go At HBO Max

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HBO Max has given the inexperienced mild to “Welcome to Derry,” HBO Max’s TV sequence which serves as a prequel to the two-film adaptation of Stephen King’s “IT”.

The sequence will reportedly unfold in Derry within the early Sixties and shall be attempting to deliver collectively the group in a tough time. The sequence can even reportedly go extra into the origins of Pennywise the Clown, which was considerably explored in “IT: Chapter Two”.

King says in a press release: “I’m excited that the story of Derry, Maine’s most haunted metropolis, is constant, and I’m glad Andy Muschietti goes to be overseeing the scary festivities, together with a mind belief together with his gifted sister, Barbara. Purple balloons throughout!”

The primary of the “IT” movies takes place round late 1988/1989. Thus with Pennywise on a twenty-seven-year cycle between reappearances (with the occasional assault of anybody wandering into its area in between), that is probably set through the cycle earlier than the younger characters of “IT: Half One” met him.

Andy Muschietti, who directed each movies, will function govt producer for the sequence alongside Barbara Muschietti and Jason Fuchs. All three developed the story for the present, with Fuchs writing the script and Andy Muschietti will direct a number of episodes of the sequence, together with the primary episode.

Fuchs and Brad Caleb Kane will function co-showrunners on the mission which is being produced for HBO Max and Warner Bros. Tv.

SourcE: TV Line