Happy Death Day 2 starts production this May 10 and Jessica Roth is returning for the Christopher Landon-directed sequel as well as Israel Broussard.
Christopher Lander, the writer and director of Happy Death Day has said that the sequel will answer questions to the first installment’s endless time loop. Also, Jessica Roth has said that the sequel will take place where the first film left off, in a Back to the Future-like style.
Suraj Sharma (Life of Pie) will also join the cast as ‘Samar Ghosh’, a science enthusiast and geek who enjoys coding in his spare time. Sarah Yarkin is also set to star in the sequel as Dre Morgan.
In the first movie, a college student (Jessica Roth) must relive the say of her merder over and over again, in a loop that will end only when she discovers her killer’s identity.
Happy Death Day 2 is coming in 2019.