Pitch Perfect 2 Cast Photo: Elizabeth Banks, Anna Kendrick Wear Matching "Bellas" Jackets on Set
Aca-adorable! The cast of Pitch Perfect 2 are officially in the swing of things as they continue filming the sequel in New Orleans. Elizabeth Banks, who will be directing the musical comedy, shared another picture of her costars via Instagram on Thursday, May 15.
"365 days until Pitch Perfect 2 is released," the 40-year-old wrote. In the snapshot, Banks, Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, Rebel Wilson, newbie Hailee Steinfeld, and others wear matching "Bellas" jackets. (The "Bellas" is in reference to their school's Barden Bellas singing team.) The ladies are grouped together (and giving some attitude!) in what appears to be a dance studio.
Earlier this month, it was announced that Steinfeld would be joining the film and lending her voice to the a cappella group. "It's official and I'm SO excited!!!!!!!!!! #PitchPerfect2," she tweeted at the time.
Banks, for her part, has tried to keep tight-lipped about the project. "All I can say right now is that they will be graduating seniors this time around, rather than incoming freshmen," the Hunger Games: Catching Fire star told the Huffington Post back in February.
"I'm really excited to direct the girls," she added of her new role. "The whole project speaks so much to me and to women and to making women funny in really fun and interesting ways, and that's what I'm most looking forward to. I'm looking forward to letting the girls let loose."