Beetlejuice 2 Cast and Showtime. Fan of the renowned Beetlejuice movie from 1988? Now that a sequel is in the works and Jenna Ortega might be joining the cast, it’s time for the show. According to numerous rumors, the 20-year-old actor is in negotiations to play Lydia Deetz, who was Winona Ryder’s character in the original movie.
Before Brad Pitt’s production business joined the project last year, the eagerly awaited Tim Burton sequel had been in development for years. So, now that you informed about Beetlejuice 2 and Jenna’s suspected role, read on.
Is a sequel to Beetlejuice promised?
Yes! Tim Burton, the cast, including Winona Ryder and Michael Keaton, have been talking about the sequel for years, but it wasn’t officially announced until last February. It’s very thrilling to hear that Warner Bros. and Brad Pitt’s Plan B Entertainment firm are both producing the movie!
For those who are unaware, the first Beetlejuice released in 1988 and centers on a dead couple named Adam (Alec Baldwin) and Barbara (Geena Davis), who hire exorcist Beetlejuice (Michael Keaton) to scare away a family who has moved into their former home. In addition, Winona Ryder portrayed the melancholy adolescent Lydia Deetz in the Tim Burton-directed movie.
Who’s Beetlejuice 2 Cast?
Although Warner Bros. is currently staying very quiet, it does seem like the sequel’s original actor, Michael Keaton, will reprise his role. Jenna Ortega, a “Wednesday” actress and Tim Burton colleague, also said to vying for the co-leading role. If the contract approved, Ortega would play Lydia Deetz, who portrayed by Winona Ryder in the original movie, as her daughter. The actor has previously indicated interest in playing the same character, although it is unknown whether Ryder will star in the movie or not.
Although the cast has not yet been announced, Burton, who helmed the first “Beetlejuice,” will undoubtedly return to helm the sequel. The most recent draft written by Mike Vukadinovich (“Kidding”).
Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Catherine O’Hara, Annie McEnroe, and Jeffrey Jones also starred in the classic 1988 movie. Beetlejuice is full of hilarious comedy even though it has a horrible odor. The Beetlejuice 2 synopsis is currently unknown, according to the production team.
Jenna Ortega’s name has swiftly increased since appearing in the Netflix series Wednesday and the horror movie series Scream VI, leading to several invitations to feature in movies and television shows.
When is the release date for “Beetlejuice 2”?
The sequel’s release date has not yet determined. The budget still worked out, according to The Hollywood Reporter’s sources, but they planning to start main photography in London in late May or early June.
However, the sequel’s development has been difficult and has undergone many alterations over the years. Seth Grahame-Smith’s “The Lego Batman Movie” and David Katzenberg’s “The Hard Times of RJ Berger” earlier drafts included in this. This is the closest a sequel has come to reality thus far. Watch this space for further developments!