fans alike can finally get a glimpse of the role the actor will play in Disney’s new Haunted Mansion movie, set to be released next year.
According to We Got This Covered, filming for the new take on the began in mid-October 2021, some of it taking place in . At that time, Disney advertised for extras interested in being in the new .
According to NOLA.com, the new has the working title of Joyride.
Production wrapped up in February of this year. The latest rendition of the , , and other Disney Parks across the globe will serve as the second adaptation, following the first, which starred in 2003. inspired by the attraction at
first joined the cast of the take-two of the in September 2021, just before filming began. Wilson portrays Kent, a priest who is hired by Gabbie, a single mother played by , who just bought a new home. Surprise, the mansion is filled with , and Gabbie calls on Priest Kent to help her rid her new abode of the unwanted spirits.
This first look at ‘s character was shared on Twitter by user LokiLovesMobius. The photos show Wilson clad in priestly attire, complete with an all-black suit, a collar worn by clergymen, a black hat, and black leather gloves.
Owen Wilson recently! looks like this is his new character (a priest) for his upcoming project, the Haunted Mansion reboot, which will hit the theaters next year! pic.twitter.com/Ri3QRjVmHo
— Lokius ♡ (@LokiLovesMobius) April 5, 2022
The photos of Wilson make us hopeful that Disney’s latest version of the classic Guest-favorite and Disneyland attractions. will keep to some of the highlights of the original adapted while adding in some creativity and inspiration from the
Disney’s latest stars , as Harriet the psychic, as Gabbie, the single mother and new homeowner, as a tour guide named Ben, and as a college history professor. Previously, actor Ryan Gosling and director were also involved with the project, but each has stepped away.
So jump in your in on March 10, 2023. and catch , , , , and 999 happy haunts when the debuts