Get Ready To Celebrate The Holidays With The Bellas In ‘Pitch Perfect 3’

Sorry Barden Bellas fans, but , and you’ll now have wait even longer to hear the dulcet tones of your favorite A cappella group.

Ummmm, aca-scuse me?!

That’s right, despite Universal moving the release date to July 21, 2017 just three weeks ago, the studio has once again changed the date pushing the film back for a December 22, 2017 release.

According to Pitch Perfect 3 will join , The Croods 2, The Six Billion Dollar Man and a yet-to-be-titled Warner Bros’ films which are also debuting on December 22.

So with the announcement of a new release date, what else do we know about Pitch Perfect 3? Take a look at the information round up below:

Who is returning?

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At the moment it has been confirmed that

  • Anna Kendrick as Beca Mitchell
  • Rebel Wilson as Fat Amy
  • Brittany Snow as Chloe Beale
  • Hailee Steinfeld as Emily Junk
  • Elizabeth Banks as Gail Abernathy-McKadden and as the films director
  • Kay Cannon will return as screenwriter

There are a number of supporting cast members who are yet to be confirmed as returning, including actors , Anna Camp and Skyler Astin, but it is likely only a matter of time before they get the call up from casting directors.

What will the film be about?

Obviously with the films debut still so far away, details of the plot are being heavily guarded by Universal. However, we do know that the film will probably be Christmas themed, given that in the press release regarding the release date change, the studio told fans:

“Get ready to have a Merry Pitchmas.”

Hell yeah! I aca-solutely can’t wait to celebrate the holidays with my fave gal group – what about you?

Pitch Perfect 3 will be released on December 22, 2017.

Will you be watching Pitch Perfect 3?