'It: Chapter 2' trailer will keep you awake at night

Cape Town – Warner Bros. has released the first teaser trailer for the highly anticipated It: Chapter 2.

Years later the Losers Club, now adults, return to Derry for their final face-off with Pennywise, the Dancing Clown (Bill Skarsgård).

The trailer opens with Beverly Marsh (Jessica Chastain) visiting her childhood home where a senior woman, Mrs. Kersh greets her.

She soon makes the horrific discovery that the little old lady is Pennywise in disguise.

In the rest of the clip we see the rest of the Losers Club - Bill Denbrough (James McAvoy), Richie Tozier (Bill Hader), Ben Hascomb (Jay Ryan), Eddie Kaspbrak (James Ransone) and Mike Hanlon (Isaiah Mustafa) as they prepare to put an end to the killer clown.

WATCH THE TRAILER HERE:

Ahead of the release of the trailer author Stephen King, tweeted that he has seen the movie and that it is terrific.

SEE THE TWEET HERE: