Disney has announced that the late Edward Asner will be appearing in the making a cameo appearance in the upcoming Disney+ Original “Muppets Haunted Mansion”.
The special is coming to Disney+ on Friday 8th October and is set on Halloween night, where 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.
Inpired by all four of the iconic Disney Haunted Mansion attractions located across the globe at various Disney Parks, the “Muppets Haunted Mansion” includes many hidden easter eggs for Disney fans and “Muppet-ized” sets and props that help immerse viewers in the storytelling experience.
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.
Ed Asner has previously worked with Disney on Pixar’s “Up” and he sadly passed away last month.
Here’s a preview of his appearance in the special:
A very special cheer to our good friend Edward Asner! Celebrate his cameo in #MuppetsHauntedMansion and more surprise guests to be revealed soon. The Original Special starts streaming October 8 on @DisneyPlus. #Hallowstream
Are you looking forward to the upcoming “Muppets Haunted Mansion”?