Nearly 40 years since the 1983 classic 'A Christmas Story' was released, a sequel has been confirmed for HBO Max. 'A Christmas Story Christmas' will see Peter Billingsley reprising his role as Ralphie, this time as an adult with his own family.
Clay Kaytis ('Frozen,' 'The Christmas Chronicles) will direct, Nick Schenk ('Gran Torino,' 'The Mule') will write the script & Vince Vaughn will serve as an executive producer.
The film will see Ralphie returning to Cleveland Street as an adult in the 1970s as he works to give his children a magical Christmas like the one he had. He'll reconnect with childhood friends, so expect more original actors to reprise their roles 40 years later.
Production begins in February in Hungary.