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New Muppets Haunted Mansion Gets A Release Date On Disney+

Muppets Haunted Mansion is an upcoming American puppet comedy that is set to release on the OTT streaming website Disney+. It is based on the 2011 musical titled “The Muppets” by Jim Henson and the 2003 comedy film titled “The Haunted Mansion” by Walt Disney hence getting its name. After months of waiting, it finally has a release date! The movie will release on October 8th, 2021. Being a Halloween special, it fits perfectly into all the Halloween month content we’ve been getting!

MUPPETS HAUNTED MANSION TRAILER

You can check out the trailer right here-

This will be one of Ed Asner’s last works before his death. The veteran American actor has a cameo in the film. Ed is mainly known for his work in The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Up and Elf. He passed away at the grand age of 91 on August 29th this year. He will be terribly missed.

WHAT IS MUPPETS HAUNTED MANSION ABOUT?

Gonzo is a world-famous daredevil artist who seems to have done it all! On Halloween night, the fearless Gonzo takes up what is probably the biggest challenge he has ever faced- surviving for one night in The Haunted Mansion. He is accompanied by Pepe The King Prawn. It is the story of this one terrifying night and what became of Gonzo and Pepe when they entered The Haunted Mansion.

What happens next is for us to see when the time comes! Will they survive? Will they make it out alive? Only time will tell!

THE PEOPLE BEHIND MUPPETS HAUNTED MANSION

Muppets Haunted Mansion is directed by Kirk Thatcher and written by Kirk Thatcher and Kelly Younger. The story is by Bill Barretta. It is produced by Chelsea DeVincent and edited by Alexandra Amick and Jason Bierfield while music is provided by Ed Mitchell and Steve Morell. It is produced by the production company The Muppets Studio.

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MUPPETS HAUNTED MANSION CAST

Will Arnett as Ghost Host

Kim Irvine as Maid

Ed Asner as Claude

Yvette Nicole Brown as the Hearse Driver

Darren Crissis as the Caretaker

Taraji P Henson as Constance Hatchaway

Jeannine Mai as Maude

Chrissy Metz as Harriet

Alfonso Ribeiro as Fred

John Stamos as John Stamos

Danny Trejo as Huet

Sasheer Zamata as Mary

MUPPET PERFORMERS

Bill Barretta as Pepe The King Prawn, Rowlf The Dog, Dr. Teeth, and Johnny Fiama

Dave Goelz as The Great Gonzo, Waldorf, Chip as Pickwick The Chandelier Ghost

Brian Henson as Sal Minella

Eric Jacobson as Miss Piggy and Madam Pigota, Fozzie Bear and Gauzey The Hatbox Bear

Peter Linz as Startler

David Rudman as Beaker

Matt Vogel as Kermit The Frog.

SINGERS

Skai Jackson

Geoff Keighley as Uncle Theodore

Justina Machado

Craig Robinson

Pat Sajak

WHERE CAN YOU WATCH MUPPETS HAUNTED MANSION?

Muppets Haunted Mansion will release on Disney Plus for subscribers exclusively on 10th October 2021. There is no news of a theatrical release. This puppet comedy is barely 49 minutes long but is sure to leave you in splits!