LOS ANGELES, May 1 (UPI) -- Hailee Steinfeld has joined the cast of Pitch Perfect 2.
The 17-year-old actress will soon make her singing debut in the sequel to Pitch Perfect. The original movie musical was released in 2012, and follows college a cappella group The Barden Bellas.
Actresses Anna Kendrick (Beca Mitchell), Rebel Wilson (Patricia, aka "Fat Amy"), Brittany Snow (Chloe Beale) and Elizabeth Banks (commentator Gail Abernathy-McKadden) will reprise their roles in the new movie. Banks, who also produced the first film, will direct the sequel, and Kay Cannon has returned to write the screenplay.
Pitch Perfect 2 is scheduled for a May 15, 2015 release.