The story revolves around a female a cappella group dubbed Divisi, who rally around their new singer (Anna Kendrick) to try and defeat the celebrated men's a cappella team known as The Treblemakers. Brittany Snow plays Chloe, one of the Divisi singers with a hardened personality. Rebel Wilson also stars as another Divisi member.
Jason Moore is directing Pitch Perfect from a script by Kay Cannon, which is adapted from Mickey Rapkin's non-fiction book. Actress Elizabeth Banks is producing with her husband Max Handelman through their Brownstone Productions company. Paul Brooks is also producing for Gold Circle Films.
Production is slated to begin in mid-October, with shooting set to take place in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.