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Talking 'Pitch Perfect 2' and How Friendships Change with Kay Cannon

Kay Cannon is an entertainment triple threat: writer, producer and actor.

Let us review: she began her comedy career in Chicago at the training grounds of The Second City, ImprovOlympic, and ComedySportz. She was personally chosen by Tina Fey to write for 30 Rock which gained her Emmy and Peabody awards. She wrote the screenplay for the a capella comedy Pitch Perfect and recently wrote and co-produced the anticipated sequel Pitch Perfect 2. An actor in her own right guest starring on 30 Rock, New Girl and Cristela, she also performs at the UCB Theatre in the improv show "Brand New Ball."

I spoke with Kay about relating to the [...]

'Pitch Perfect 2' Is Official, Coming in 2015

It's official: Universal is making a sequel to Pitch Perfect. While the studio began exploring the option of sequelizing the college a cappella comedy last year, /Film reports that a sequel has officially been greenlit and they're aiming for a 2015 release. The original movie's writer Kay Cannon will be returning to script Pitch Perfect 2, but there's no confirmation on any of the cast coming back yet. Given that they all reunited at the MTV Movie Awards this past weekend, I'd say there's a pretty good chance everyone will be back. Movieweb reported last year that Universal was in talks with stars Rebel Wilson and Skylar [...]

Here's a New Trailer for 'Pitch Perfect 2'

The sequel to 2012's Pitch Perfect debuts in theaters this May, and Universal released a brand new trailer today featuring Rebel Wilson, Anna Kendrick, and the rest of the Barden Bellas taking on some European rivals. The trailer also features appearances by John Michael Higgins and Elizabeth Banks, who directed the film as well.

Elizabeth Banks Is Making Her Feature Directorial Debut with 'Pitch Perfect 2'

Elizabeth Banks is set to make her directorial debut with the sequel to Pitch Perfect, THR reports. Banks originated the idea for the first movie, a comedy about college a cappella groups, and also co-starred in and produced it. Kay Cannon is returning to write Pitch Perfect 2, and Banks will also be reprising her character. Stars Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson are also expected to return. Though Banks has never directed a feature before, she has previously directed shorts for Funny Or Die and the American Heart Association and a segment in the anthology film Movie 43.