According to reports author Stephen King has given his blessing to a 2-part feature film adaption of his 'killer clown' novel "IT", to be directed by Cary Fukunaga ("True Detective") and produced by Dan Lin, starting production summer 2015:
"...a group of childhood friends are haunted by an evil entity that takes the form of a demonic clown called 'Pennywise'. When Pennywise returns to stalk friends in their adulthood, the friends fight back to stop the evil spirit once and for all..."
The first part of the film will follow Pennywise terrorizing the friends when they are children. The second installment will feature the adult children fighting back.
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