Disney + sets release date for Home Alone reboot starring Ellie Kemper, Rob Delaney and Archie Yates
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long awaited from Disney + Alone at home the reboot debuts just in time for the holidays.
Home Sweet Home Alone will premiere exclusively on Disney + on November 12, the streamer announced today. The film, which arrives more than 30 years after the original released in theaters in 1990, brings a modern twist to the Alone at home story.
Archie Yates stars in Home Sweet Home Alone like Max Mercer, “a mischievous and resourceful young boy” who finds himself all alone as his family flies to Japan for a vacation vacation. It’s up to Max to protect his family’s home when a married couple (Ellie Kemper and Rob Delaney) hatch a plan to steal “a precious heirloom” from the Mercers.
“Hilarious diversions of epic proportions ensue, but despite the utter chaos, Max realizes that there really is no place like the Sweet Home,” Disney said in a press release.
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Home Sweet Home Alone Also stars Aisling Bea, Kenan Thompson, Tim Simons, Pete Holmes, Devin Ratray, Ally Maki and Chris Parnell.
The next film comes from executive producer Jeremiah Samuels and producers Hutch Parker and Dan Wilson, and features a screenplay from Saturday Night Live‘s Mikey Day and Streeter Seidell.
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During an appearance in April on Watch what is happening live, Thompson teased Home Sweet Home Alone, revealing new details on the family vacation movie to welcome Andy Cohen.
“It was a long shoot. It started in Canada and then stopped and came back because of the pandemic and other things, so it was very stained, I guess, as far as the fact of try to do it, ”he said. .
Thompson added that the film was nearing completion at the time and had already completed “one of the final stages” of the film’s audio re-recording.
Home Sweet Home Alone marks the sixth film of the Alone at home franchise. John Hughes’ original film starring Macaulay Culkin won two Oscars for the score and the original song. The most recent Alone at home movie, Home Alone: The Holiday Heist, created on ABC Family in 2012.