Pitch Perfect 3: 5 Things We Know So Far

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In June 2015, Universal Studios confirmed they were moving ahead with a third Pitch Perfect film after the enormous success of the first two. After a release date being pushed around, the movie is definitely coming out this year, and it is most definitely something for fans to look forward to. As many await the return of the Barden Bellas, we now know that production is underway and there is so much to know about the third film! Check it out:

5. Release Date

When Universal Studios released the news they were making a third film, the initial release date was set for July 17, 2017. Now that it is actually in production, things have been pushed back by quite a few months and it is now slated to hit theaters on December 22, 2017 with the tagline being, “Get ready to have a Merry Pitchmas.”

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4. Who Is Returning?

As soon as the third film was announced, both Rebel Wilson and Anna Kendrick confirmed their involvement with very excited social media posts. Now it is known that fellow stars, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp, Ester Dean, Chrissie Fit, Hana Mae Lee, and Hailee Steinfeld will all also be reprising their beloved Pitch Perfect roles.  Additionally, Elizabeth Banks was first slated to direct the third film after acting as producer for the first two and directing the second, but she stepped down and now Trish Sie is at the helm. Banks will still serve as a producer and will reprise her role as hilarious cappella commentator Gail.

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