'A Quiet Place II' worldwide release delayed

Paramount Pictures has delayed the release of John Krasinski and Emily Blunt's horror thriller 'A Quiet Place Part II' indefinitely amid coronavirus outbreak.

The film, a sequel to 2018's horror hit directed by Krasinski, was slated to bow out worldwide on March 18, with a U.K premiere scheduled for March 19 and a North American release set for March 20.

"After much consideration, and in light of the ongoing and developing situation concerning coronavirus and restrictions on global travel and public gatherings, Paramount Pictures will be moving the worldwide release of A Quiet Place Part II,'"the studio said in a statement posted on Instagram.

"We believe in and support the theatrical experience, and we look forward to bringing this film to audiences this year once we have a better understanding of the impact of this pandemic on the global theatrical marketplace."

Paramout has not set a new release date for the movie yet.