Apple Original Films is set to captivate audiences this winter with its upcoming action comedy, The Family Plan. The film, featuring the dynamic duo of Mark Wahlberg and Michelle Monaghan, promises a delightful blend of humor, action, and family adventure. Scheduled to premiere on December 15, 2023, on Apple TV+, the movie is a thrilling addition to Apple’s impressive roster of original content.
A Double Life Unveiled
In The Family Plan, Mark Wahlberg stars as Dan Morgan, a man living a seemingly ordinary suburban life. A devoted husband and father, Dan’s life is filled with the mundane yet loving routines of family. However, beneath this facade of normalcy lies a dormant past filled with danger and elite skills. Once an accomplished government assassin, Dan’s past is a stark contrast to his present, but the shadows of his former life are about to resurface, threatening the peaceful existence he has built.
When figures from his concealed past re-emerge, Dan finds himself embarking on an unexpected journey. Alongside him are his unsuspecting family: his wife, played by Michelle Monaghan, and their three children. What unfolds is a cross-country road trip to Las Vegas, packed with the chaos and excitement of a family vacation, but underscored by the peril of Dan’s previous life as an assassin.
A Family Vacation with a Twist
The Family Plan is a creative collaboration brought to life by director Simon Cellan Jones and writer David Coggeshall. Produced by Skydance Media, the film boasts a production team comprising David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, and Don Granger, alongside Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson through Municipal Pictures.
The Family Plan’s ensemble cast brings together a blend of talent that promises to deliver captivating performances. Alongside Wahlberg and Monaghan, the cast includes Zoe Colletti, Van Crosby, Saïd Taghmaoui, Maggie Q, and Ciarán Hinds, each bringing unique contributions to this action-packed comedy.
Apple TV+ continues to be a formidable platform offering a diverse array of premium content. From drama and comedy series to feature films and groundbreaking documentaries, it has established itself as a go-to destination for original and compelling storytelling. Since its inception, Apple TV+ has garnered significant acclaim, earning a multitude of awards and nominations that underscore its commitment to quality and originality.
The Family Plan releases on December 15, 2023, exclusively on Apple TV+.
About The Family Plan
Release Date: December 15, 2023
Director: Simon Cellan Jones
Writer: David Coggeshall
Producers: David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Don Granger, Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson
Executive Producer: John G. Scotti
Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Michelle Monaghan, Zoe Colletti, Van Crosby, Saïd Taghmaoui, Maggie Q, Ciarán Hinds
Dan Morgan (Mark Wahlberg) loves his quiet suburban life as a devoted husband, father of three and successful car salesman. But that’s only half the story. Decades earlier, he was an elite government assassin tasked with eliminating the world’s deadliest threats. When enemies from his past track him down, Dan packs his unsuspecting wife (Michelle Monaghan), angsty teen daughter, pro-gamer teen son and adorable 10-month-old baby into their minivan and takes off on an impromptu cross-country road trip to Las Vegas. Determined to protect his family — while treating them to the vacation of a lifetime — Dan must put his long-dormant skills into action, without revealing his true identity.
Are you ready to embark on a thrilling journey with The Family Plan? How will Dan’s past collide with his present, and what adventures await the Morgan family on their unexpected road trip? How will the blend of humor and action contribute to the film’s appeal? Let us know what you think on social media!