What do we know about ‘Haunted Mansion’ so far?
The live-action Disney movie will be directed by Justin Simien, who also directed the 2014 movie Dear White People. Disney announced the movie last year. Dan Lin and Jonathan Eirich, who also produced Disney’s live-action Aladdin, will produce the movie under their banner Rideback. Katie Dippold has written the script of the movie.
Since its announcement, Disney fans were waiting to hear about the casting of the film. In July this year, it was reported that LaKeith Stanfield and Tiffany Haddish had signed on for the movie. Stanfield earned an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his role of William O’Neal in Judas and the Black Messiah in 2020. Haddish will next be seen in The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent alongside Nicolas Cage.
While not a lot is known about when production and filming for the movie will begin. Recently, reports emerged that Owen Wilson has also joined the cast of the movie.