Bill Skarsgård Was Hidden From Sophia Lillis While Filming "It"

    "He kind of awkwardly said, 'Hey...'"

    You probably know Sophia Lillis as the free-spirited Beverly Marsh from It.

    Well, Sophia has now taken on the role of Nancy Drew in the recently released Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase, and we sat down with the rising star to learn all about her firsts:

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    During the interview, Sophia revealed Bill Skarsgård — who portrayed Pennywise in It — was kept away from her and the rest of the kids in the cast so their reactions to the horrifying clown would be genuine onscreen:

    However, according to Sophia, they were pretty bad at hiding Bill and she even had an awkward run-in with him while he was sporting half Pennywise makeup:

    If there's one thing that would be scarier than seeing Pennywise, it would be seeing Bill Skarsgård as half Pennywise, half Bill. 😂

    Can't get enough of Sophia? Make sure to catch her in Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase on Digital starting today and on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on April 2.