Paramount Moves Mark Wahlberg’s ‘Instant Family’ Up Three Months
Paramount has decided to move the Mark Wahlberg-Rose Byrne comedy “Instant Family” forward three months to a holiday season release on Nov.
It was previously set for Feb.
15, 2019.The studio is citing strong responses from test screenings.
Paramount wants to take advantage of the Thanksgiving holiday and play to families throughout the season.Lionsgate saw strong performance last fall with its family drama “Wonder” outperforming expectations and winding up with $132 million domestically.Octavia Spencer, Isabela Moner, Tig Notaro, Iliza Shlesinger, and Tom Segura also star.
Wahlberg and Byrne will play a couple who decides to start a family and adopt through the foster-care system, only to find themselves raising three wild kids who have no interest in being parented.
Moner, who starred in “Transformers: The Last Knight,” will play one of the foster children, a rebellious 15-year-old.The movie is inspired by the real events from the life
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