The clock is ticking down towards the spookiest night of the year and Disney+ is getting ready to entertain all little ghouls and ghosts. The streaming giant has debuted its new trailer for Muppets Haunted Mansion.
Wondering just what this Halloween special will entail? Well, we got the scoop! Check out a brief synopsis of the upcoming fright will entail.
In Muppets Haunted Mansion the Great Gonzo – world famous daredevil artiste, has done it all, seen it all, and survived it all. But on Halloween night, the fearless Gonzo takes on the greatest challenge of his life by spending one very daring night in the most grim grinning place on Earth …The Haunted Mansion.
According to press information for the movie, Muppets Haunted Mansion is inspired by all four of the iconic Disney Haunted Mansion attractions located across the globe at various Disney Parks. This marks the Muppets’ first-ever Halloween special and features three new original songs, “Rest In Peace,” “Life Hereafter” and “Tie The Knot Tango”, a star-studded Muppets cast, celebrity cameos, and spooky fun for families to enjoy together.
So just who are can Muppets Haunted Mansion viewers expect to see in the upcoming movie? Well, in addition to the Muppets themselves, the movie will also feature special appearances from Chrissy Metz (as Harriet), Alfonso Ribeiro (as Fred), Edward Asner (as Claude), Jeannie Mai (as Maude), Danny Trejo (as Huet), Sasheer Zamata (as Mary), Craig Robinson (as Bust), Skai Jackson (as Bust), Pat Sajak (as Bust), Geoff Keighley (as Bust), Justina Machado (as Bust), John Stamos (as Himself) and Kim Irvine (as Haunted Mansion Maid).
To compliment the star-studded cast, Bill Barretta, Andrew Williams, David Lightbody and Leigh Slaughter will serve as executive producers and Kirk R. Thatcher will direct the project.
The Muppets Haunted Mansion will start streaming on October 8, exclusively on Disney+. But, the movie isn’t the only spooky thing that Disney+ fans will get. The Muppets Haunted Mansion EP will be set for release on Friday, October 8 from Walt Disney Records and will include three new original songs titled “Rest in Peace,” “Life Hereafter” and “Tie the Knot Tango,” plus a cover of “Dancing in the Moonlight.”