Home Alone: Where Is The Iconic Cast Now?

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Home Alone: Where Is The Iconic Cast Now?

1990 marked the release of one of the most famous Christmas movies of all time, making its cast iconic: Home Alone. Lead actor Macaulay Culkin has made a lot of talk over the years, but what about today? What about the rest of the McCallister family?

But here’s what the actors of Mamma I missed the plane were like 30 years ago and what they have become today.

Kevin McCallister – Macaulay Culkin

For Macaulay Culkin, the role of Kevin McCallister marked his career as a child prodigy, only to take a break from the acting world at the age of fourteen.

In 2003 he returned participating in Will and Grace and the film Party Monster and published a book entitled Junior in 2006.

Since 2013, Culkin has played in The Pizza Underground’s rock band. However, the project ended in 2016. He is currently busy as CEO of the satirical site Bunny Ears, which talks about pop culture and offers several podcasts interviewing celebrities of all kinds.

Macaulay had several problems with the law in his life, ending up arrested for possession of drugs. In October 2017, he began a relationship with Disney Channel actress Brenda Song. Additionally, the actor is the godfather of Michael Jackson’s three children: Paris Jackson, Prince and Michael Jr.

Kate McCallister – Catherine O’Hara

Catherine O’Hara played Kevin McCallister’s mother in Home Alone.

Her acting career has since continued starring in films such as Christmas for Rent. In 2006, she received the National Board of Review Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in For Your Consideration. Finally, from 2015 to 2020, she plays Moira Rose in the TV series Schitt’s Creek, thanks to which she won four Canadian Screen Awards and was nominated for an Emmy in 2019.

Harry Lime – Joe Pesci

Joe Pesci is one of the two robbers who give Kevin a hard time.

The year following the film’s release, Joe, thanks to the role of Tommy DeVito in Goodfellas by Martin Scorsese, wins the Academy Award in the category of Best Supporting Actor.

Until 1998 he starred in several thrillers and detective films before disappearing from the scene. In 2010 he returned to the cinema with Love Ranch and reappeared only in 2019 with The Irishman by Martin Scorsese.

Marv Merchants – Daniel Stern

With the role of Marv Merchants, Daniel Stern took his career one step further, starring in several films, including Drew Barrymore’s Whip It. Stern is also known for voicing the narrator of the television series The Wonder Years and the main character of the animated series Dilbert.

He has been running a YouTube channel where he plays the guitar and talks about baseball for some years.

Peter McCallister – John Heard

Kevin’s father was played by John Heard, an actor who owes his fame to Home Alone. He has since starred in several motion pictures and The Sopranos, Prison Break and CSI Miami.

On 21 July 2017, at the age of 71, John sadly died of cardiac arrest.

Fuller McCallister – Kieran Culkin

Macaulay’s brother in life, Kieran Culkin, in Home Alone, plays the tiny Fuller, Kevin’s cousin. Since then, unlike his brother, he has starred in several films such as Father of the Bride, The Cider House Rules and Scott Pilgrim vs the World.

Since 2018 he has been part of the cast of the TV series Succession, and in 2019 he had a son by his wife, Jazz Charton.

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