Daddy's Home is an 2015 American comedy film directed by Sean Anders and written by Brian Burns. The film stars Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg and Linda Cardellini. It was released on December 25, 2015, by Paramount Pictures.
A sequel, entitled Daddy's Home 2, was released on November 10, 2017.
- Will Ferrell as Brad Whitaker
- Mark Wahlberg as Dusty Mayron
- Linda Cardellini as Sara
- Hannibal Buress as Griff
- Paul Scheer as DJ "The Whip"
- Thomas Haden Church as Leo
- Billy Slaughter as Man in Squidward tie
- Jamie Denbo as Doris
- Bill Burr as Jerry
- Mark L. Young as Dental hygienist
- John Cena as Roger
- Alessandra Ambrosio as Karen
- Chris Henchy as Jason Sinclair/Panda DJ
- Owen Vaccaro as Dylan Mayron
- Scarlett Estevez as Megan Mayron
The principal photography on the film began on November 17, 2014, in New Orleans, Louisiana. On November 24 and 25, filming took place at Edward Hynes Charter School. On January 12, 2015, actors were spotted filming in Lakeview area. On January 21, 2015, a scene was shot during a New Orleans Pelicans and Los Angeles Lakers game where Ferrell smashed a cheerleader (played by stuntwoman/wrestler Taryn Terrell) in the face with a basketball. Filming was scheduled to wrap on February 3, 2015, but lasted through February 6.