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The Grim Reaper Will Be Making an Encore in Bill & Ted Face the Music

Bill and Ted Face the Music - the Grim Reaper

 

William Sadler is to Reprise His Role as the Grim Reaper in Bill & Ted Face the Music

Fans have been talking about nothing other than the Bill & Ted sequel for weeks. The latest bit of news is sure to set us all off into another round of frenzy: the Grim Reaper is coming back.

The Grim Reaper

William Sadler as the Grim Reaper
William Sadler to reprise his iconic role!

The Grim Reaper first made his infamous appearance in Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey back in 1991. Since then he’s been a fan favorite of many. William Sadler (Die Hard 2, The Shawshank Redemption, Iron Man 3) played the Grim Reaper in the second Bill & Ted movie, making room for himself as this iconic character.

The Reprisal

We don’t know much about the Grim Reaper’s role in Bill & Ted Face the Music, other than that he’ll be making an appearance. And better yet? William Sadler will be playing the role for the second time. That news is sure to make fans everywhere thrilled!

The news was released on the Bill & Ted Twitter account of all places, but at least that gave fans plenty of room to react and chat about it.

Bill & Ted Face the Music

The latest movie in the Bill & Ted franchise is set to start filming this summer, and release in 2020. They’ve been actively pulling cast members left and right so it looks like so far they’re on schedule.

Fan Reactions

Fans have been having a blast sharing their favorite gifs and memes of the Grim Reaper. And there’s admittedly a surprising amount of them out there!

Most fan reactions are somewhere between overjoyed and completely ecstatic. There hasn’t been much negativity at all, believe it or not.

Some fans just went with the classic Bill & Ted reactions.


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