Netflix has dived into a new family adventure film ‘We Have a Ghost‘ this February 2023. Netflix’s new family drama show features Anthony Mackie and the popular dancer from Stranger Things David Harbour. The upcoming horror comedy has developed under the working tickle of Ernest of the film like mentioned, developed just upon the short tale published on Vice’s Motherboard from the original post on 19th October 2017
The latest shot story is available for read right and it was penned by Geoff Manaugh who worked on the Netflix project as an executive producer.
You can give a look at the brief overview:
“Ernest the ghost, discovered by the homeowner who named him that because the apparition looks like Ernest Borgnine. The homeowner Frank, beings filming his ghost and posting it for the world to see on social media. Ernest becomes a viral sensation. Frank enlists the help of his high school son Kevin to help be a part of a series of dinners held in the house to cash in on the ghost’s popularity. Things take a turn when Ernest and Kevin both go missing and become targets of the CIA.”
The tale follows a current trend in Netflix on purchasing the rights to publish stories online or the article in general. In 2022, we had seen the release of The Watcher. This is a series made by Ryan Murphy that was inspired by a news story and was renewed for a second season. The first look at We Has a Ghost provided a part of Netflix’s exposing their 2022 film slate.
There are three shots available in the trailer in total, among them one with David Harbour who has slid along the windscreen of a car. The second one is the reaction of the kids from the car who looked at the in dismay. The last and final shot is Anthony Mackie using his smartphone to record seemingly something.
We Have a Ghost: Release Date
The show was previously scheduled to drop in 2022 which can be seen in the 2022 Netflix film preview, we have learned in August 2022 with several other films.
According to the sources, the show will hit in January 2023 and Netflix was eyeing the 24th of February 2023 for We have a Ghost. Netflix has confirmed it via Empire Online.
We Have a Ghost: Cast
Temple Hill Entertainment is the main production company behind the project. Christopher Landon has taken up both the writing and directing responsibility with the original author of the Vice piece, Geoff Manaugh who has served as the executing producer.
Landon has recently worked for the horror thrillers like Happy Death Day 2U. We will also get a thriller cast to be provided to us:
Anthony Mackie’s ninth Netflix Original project. Last time, he was featured in the Woman in the window for Netflix by playing the role of Falcon in 2021 for Disney+ in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.
David Harbour is coming for his fourth Netflix Original title.
Tiga Nataro previously featured in Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead will appear in it. The role of Natatro has been confirmed to Dr. Le4rslie Monroe. Apart from them, we will see Erica rash, Jennifer Coolidge, Isabella Russo, Niles Fitch, Steve Coulter, and Faith Ford.
We Have a Ghost: Production Status
The shooting was originally helmed to get underway in August and run through to September 2021. The shooting was continued till 19th July confirmed by Christopher Landon, and then it was completed on 10th November 2021. It has taken a total of 65 days.
Christopher has posted several times via the production and provided us with some excellent behind-the-scenes.
We Have a Ghost: Duration
Netflix’s new film will run for 125 minutes.