Fil-Am group to appear in 'Pitch Perfect 2'

Posted at 07/09/14 11:55 AM

MANILA – The all-male Filipino group Filharmonic will be joining the cast of the “Pitch Perfect 2,” the sequel of the hit US film starring Hollywood singer-actress Anna Kendrick.

The group, which is composed of VJ Rosales, Joe Caigoy, Trace Gaynor, Barry Fortgang, Jules Cruz and Niko Del Rey, rose to fame when they joined NBC’s talent show “The Sing-Off” lasy December.

According to an article by The Hollywood Reporter, “Pitch Perfect 2” will hit cinemas in May 2015 and it will bring back several of its original cast including Kendrick, Rebel Wilson and Anna Camp. 

Aside from the Filharmonic, the website reported that Filipino-American actress Hailee Steinfeld will also be part of the sequel.

The movie will be under the direction of Elizabeth Banks.