The original horror-comedy netted an impressive $60m. this time last year, from a $2.5m. budget, and with Open Road putting the sequel into cinemas this March, the studio has launched a new trailer over on Yahoo Movies.
Malcolm, after exorcising the demons of his ex, is starting fresh with his new girlfriend and her two children. After moving into their dream home, Malcolm is once again plagued by bizarre paranormal events.
Wayans reprises his leading role from the original, with Jaime Pressly taking the female lead this time around, starring alongside Essence Atkins, Gabriel Iglesias, Dave Sheridan, and Cedric the Entertainer.
Tiddes returns to the helm for the second instalment, directing from a script Wayans once more co-wrote with Rick Alvarez.
A Haunted House 2 will be released in the US on March 28th. No word yet on a UK release date, but its arrival in the spring wouldn’t be a surprise.