In The Addams Family 2, Wednesday and Pugsley are sent to summer camp while their parents, Gomez and Morticia, go on a lavish world tour. The rest of the family is in a quandary about what to do with themselves without their children. The adults must face some challenges of their own while trying to keep up appearances for the kids’ sake. Meanwhile, an evil scientist tries to take over the family home by creating his own version of The Addams Family, complete with machine-made relatives!
22nd October 2021
Cast and characters:
-Charles Addams The Creator of The Addams Family: The first film The Addams Family was based on his characters.
-Judith Malina The Grand Dame of The Living Theatre: She played Morticia in the previous movie The Addams Family and will be playing Granny this time around.
-Joan Cusack, Actor / Comedian, known for her roles as Robert Sean Leonard’s mother in The Ice Storm and a supporting role in Working Girl. She will be playing Debbie, the Addams’ family maid, this time around.
-Mary Wickes The Grand Dame of American Comedy: Her most famous roles on stage were Sister Mary Leo (née Murphy) in The Bells Of St. Mary’s and as Cousin Eller in The Music Man on Broadway. She was also well known for her role as Martha Wilson, the mother of The Captain Kangaroo puppets on The Captain Kangaroo Show.
– Christopher Lloyd Uncle Fester from previous Addams Family movies will be back to play family lawyer Tully Alford again this time around but only makes a brief appearance.
-Halloween The Grim Reaper: The Addams Family’s The Grim Reaper is a man, but in the second movie, The Pale Man, he becomes another woman.
The set-up is similar to the original movie where The Pale man miniaturizes The People’s Republic of China, and it causes his family, along with Wednesday, who has an affection for Chinese culture, to travel over there. The Great Eight are a group of influential people that The Pale man wants to miniaturize into miniature things, and then he wants the family to steal them for him.
The Addams Family Returns: The success of The Addams Family led producers Richard D. Zanuck and David Brown, who were executive producers of The Addams Family, to pursue a sequel.
What’s new in season two?
The Addams Family is back for a second season with The Addams Family. The series follows the lives of The Addams family, who are often dealing with various spooks and other paranormal events that happen in the town they live in. The show stars Oscar Isaac as Gomez, Charlize Theron as Morticia, Chloë Grace Moretz as Wednesday, Finn Wolfhard as Pugsley, and Nick Kroll as Uncle Fester.