Hailee Steinfeld is set to join the cast of “Pitch Perfect 2,” the sequel to the 2012 hit musical comedy. Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Banks, Rebel Wilson and Brittany Snow will be joining Steinfeld in the continuing saga.
And the cast also includes returnees Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Banks, Rebel Wilson and Brittany Snow in the continuing saga of a scrappy university a capella team.
The original “Pitch Perfect” was as much an unlikely winner as the Barden Bellas, costing just $17 million and earning $115 million worldwide. The soundtrack also went platinum, having passed one million units sold in January.
Steinfeld, now 17, already a busy dance card, having just recently been seen as Juliet in “Romeo & Juliet” as well as in sci-fi flick “Ender’s Game” and Kevin Costner thriller “3 Days to Kill.”
She also just wrapped action comedy “Barely Legal” and western “The Homesman.”
“Pitch Perfect 2” is due in theaters May 15, 2015.