The Muppets will be appearing their first-ever Halloween special, ‘Muppets Haunted Mansion’, on Disney+.
The trailer for the special has been launched today and the special will premiere on 8th October 2021 on Disney+. Starring alongside The Muppets are Will Arnett (as The Ghost Host), Yvette Nicole Brown (as The Hearse Driver), Darren Criss (as The Caretaker), and Taraji P. Henson (as The Bride).
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.
‘Muppets Haunted Mansion’ 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).
The ‘Muppets Haunted Mansion’ EP will be released on Friday 8th October from Walt Disney Records and will include three new original songs titled ‘Rest in Peace’, ‘Life Hereafte’ and ‘Tie the Knot Tango’, plus a cover of ‘Dancing in the Moonlight’.