Tim Burton To Direct ‘BeetleJuice 2’ with Michael Keaton & Winona Ryder
Beetlejuice 2 is a go and Tim Burton is directing it!
The good news is Winona Ryder and Michael Keaton are said to be back for the second installment as well.
In a new interview with MTV News, Burton confirmed the return of Keaton and Ryder, all while implying that he is on board to direct. He and Keaton are both doing the awards season is currently doing publicity circuit the film Big Eyes.
A few years back, Burton worked on The Killers’ video for “Here with Me” with Winona Ryder. Their reunion seems to have been the driving force for Burton wanting to do the sequel.
He said, “I worked with her, I hadn’t seen her in a while… and she was so great.” He continued, “I was so happy to see her. So those kinds of elements mean something to me. Michael, and her… and that character, I just miss it. There’s some freedom about that character that I love.” Here he is talking about the movie.