Will A 'Daddy's Home' Sequel Happen? Will Ferrell & Mark Wahlberg's Collabs Better Continue

Will Ferrell is giving us all a big-screen Christmas present with the release of his new movie Daddy's Home on Dec. 25. Buddy the Elf unfortunately won't be making any appearances this time, but Marky Mark will; the comedy stars Ferrell as a nerdy stepdad who has to fight for his stepchildren's affections when their real father, a badass biker played by Mark Wahlberg, comes back into town. Naturally, the plot is a comedy, following in the footsteps of previous works of these actors. So will Daddy's Home have a sequel like Anchorman or Ted? Or will it fall into no-sequel land like Elf?

It may be too soon to tell; there haven't yet been any rumblings of a sequel, but since Daddy's Home hasn't been released yet, it's unknown how audiences will receive it. However, the movie itself is a sequel of sorts in that it reprises the Ferrell-Wahlberg dynamic which was previously established with 2010's The Other Guys. If there was going to be a Daddy's Home 2, though, it would be awesome to see even more actors with whom Wahlberg and Ferrell have previously collaborated. Here are a few performers who would be a great inclusion in a sequel to Daddy's Home .

John C. Reilly

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Reilly once played Ferrell's stepbrother, so wouldn't it make sense for him to come into the picture to provide support for Ferrell in his new position of stepfather?

Seth MacFarlane

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Regardless of whether MacFarlane was to be featured in person or in bear form as Ted, it would be hilarious to see him interact on-screen with Ferrell and Wahlberg.

Steve Carell

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This would actually be a repeat for both Daddy's Home stars; Ferrell has worked with Carrell on both Anchorman movies in addition to other projects, while Wahlberg worked with him on Date Night.

Any of the SNL Gang

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Between all of their films, the two actors have had on-screen appearances with a healthy percentage of former and current SNL cast members — any one (or more) of whom would be amazing to see in a movie with Ferrell and Wahlberg. Tina Fey, Jimmy Fallon, Kristen Wiig, Mike Myers... the list goes on and on.

So although Daddy's Home could kind of be considered a sequel to Ferrell and Wahlberg's prior work together, it's totally unsure as of now whether or not the film will have a proper sequel of its own. However, one thing is for sure: a Daddy's Home 2 would have serious potential for some hilarious co-star roles.

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