The House

The House is a comedy project about the inventive family couple planned for the release this mid-summer. That’s an American project created under the direction of Andrew J. Cohen. He also dealt with creation of the script together with Brendan O’Brien. The cast of The House includes Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Ryan Simpkins, Jason Mantzoukas, Nick Kroll, and Cedric Yarbrough. The principal photography and the filming started on the 14th of September 2015 in LA. The release is carried out by Warner Bros. Pictures. The House release date has already been announced. Read further for more info on the cast, plot and other release details.


The action of the hilarious comedy revolves around a family couple named Scott (portrayed by Will Ferrell) and his wife Kate (portrayed by Amy Poehler). Together with their neighbors, they decide to start an illegal business in the basement of their house. They open an illegal casino to get money. The trouble is that earlier they destroyed the college fund for their daughter and now they’re desperately trying to find the way out of the situation.
The House date release


  • Will Ferrell portrays the husband of Kate named Scott.
  • Amy Poehler plays the character of Scott’s wife named Kate.
  • Ryan Simpkins portrays the daughter of Scott and Kate named Alex.
  • Andy Buckley portrays the character of Craig.
  • Andrea Savage plays Laura.
  • Cedric Yarbrough portrays a hardworking resident of the suburbs named Reggie Henderson. Becomes one of the frequent guests of the illegal casino in order to get rid of everyday stress.
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  • Rob Huebel portrays a casino gambler.
  • Allison Tolman portrays the financial advisor.
  • Frank Gerrish portrays Butcher.
  • Steve Zissis acts as Carl Shackler.
  • Mariah Carey portrays herself in a cameo role.
  • Wayne Federman, Sam Richardson, and Michaela Watkins also participate in the cast, but their roles remain unknown.

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On the 25th of February 2015, there was an official announcement about first plans for The House comedy film with the script created by Brendan O’Brien and Andrew J. Cohen. That’s a directional debut for Cohen. Ferrell and Adam McKay dealt with production matters together with Gary Sanchez Productions and Good Universe.

The House Release Date

The House was initially planned to hit the big screens of the cinema theatres on the 30th of June 2017. However, Warner Bros. Studios had to push the release date to the 2nd of June 2017.

Promo trailer

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