NOW YOU SEE ME 2 | Casting Announcements
It’s OFFICIAL! – Daniel Radcliffe (“HORNS,” “KILL YOUR DARLINGS,” “HARRY POTTER FILMS,”), Lizzy Caplan (Showtime’s “MASTERS OF SEX,” the upcoming “THE INTERVIEW”) and Jay Chou (Taiwanese mega-star) will star in Lionsgate’s NOW YOU SEE ME 2.
- DANIEL RADCLIFFE (“HORNS,” “KILL YOUR DARLINGS,” “HARRY POTTER FILMS”) will play WALTER in Lionsgate’s NOW YOU SEE ME 2. Radcliffe is repped by UTA and ARG in the UK and attorney Fred Toczek.
- LIZZY CAPLAN (Showtime’s “MASTERS OF SEX,” the upcoming “THE INTERVIEW”) will play LULA in Lionsgate’s NOW YOU SEE ME 2. Caplan is repped by WME, Mosaic and Jackoway, Tyerman, Werthheimer, Austen, Mandelbaum & Morris.
- JAY CHOU (Taiwanese mega-star) will play LI in Lionsgate’s NOW YOU SEE ME 2. Chou is repped by JVR Music.
- The ensemble cast includes JESSE EISENBERG, MARK RUFFALO, MORGAN FREEMAN, WOODY HARRELSON, MICHAEL CAINE and DAVE FRANCO.
- One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface in NOW YOU SEE ME 2 only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.
- NOW YOU SEE ME 2 will be directed by Jon M. Chu (GI JOE: RETALIATION) from a script by Pete Chiarelli and Ed Solomon. Producers are Bobby Cohen, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci.
- Erik Feig, Co-President of the Motion Picture Group, along with Geoff Shaevitz, President of Production, will oversee the project for Lionsgate.