EXCLUSIVE: IT Star Jaeden Lieberher Joins THE LAST JEDI Director Rian Johnson’s KNIVES OUT

<span style="color: red">EXCLUSIVE:</span> IT Star Jaeden Lieberher Joins THE LAST JEDI Director Rian Johnson’s KNIVES OUT

Star Wars: The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson has already assembled an incredible cast for Knives Out including Chris Evans, Daniel Craig and Jamie Lee Curtis, and now we've learned of another addition...

Jaeden Lieberher is currently shooting a role for Rian Johnson’s Knives Out, a modern murder mystery inspired by the works of Agatha Christie, Comic Book Movie has learned.

With a stacked veteran cast, Lieberher is in good company. Already part of the ensemble are Avengers: Infinity War lead Chris Evans and current James Bond, Daniel Craig. Knives Out also features Lakeith Stanfield, Michael Shannon, Jamie Lee Curtis, Christopher Plummer, Don Johnson, Toni Collette, and Ana de Armas.

Knives Out will be the first feature from Johnson since Star Wars: The Last Jedi hit theaters in December. The writer/director has also been working on a brand new Star Wars trilogy.

Currently without an announced distributor, Knives Out will be financed by MRC. Looper and The Last Jedi cinematographer Steve Yedlin is reuniting with Rian Johnson for the project as well. Production started in Boston last week.

Jaeden Lieberher is best known for portraying Bill Denbrough in 2017’s It. He will also appear in the sequel to the Stephen King adaptation, which wrapped principal photography in October, with James McAvoy playing the older version of Denbrough. Lieberher’s role in Knives Out is currently unknown.

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