The Family Plan
Directed bySimon Cellan Jones
Written byDavid Coggeshall
Produced by
CinematographyMichael Burgess
Distributed byApple TV+
CountryUnited States

The Family Plan is an upcoming American action comedy film directed by Simon Cellan Jones and written by David Coggeshall. Produced by Apple Studios and Skydance Media, it stars Mark Wahlberg (who also produces under his production company Municipal Pictures) and Michelle Monaghan.


The Family Plan tells the story of Dan, a suburban dad, who must take his family on the run when his past catches up with him.[1]



In August 2022, Apple Studios announced an action comedy film from Skydance Media and Municipal Pictures to star Mark Wahlberg.[4] In October 2022, Michelle Monaghan and Saïd Taghmaoui joined the cast.[5][6] Other cast members added were Ciarán Hinds, Maggie Q, Zoe Colletti, Van Crosby and Miles Doleac.[1][2]

Principal photography commenced in October 2022 in Atlanta, Georgia,[7] under the working title, Holiday Road.[8] A helicopter was used to film aerial footage in downtown Buffalo, New York in early November.[9] An ice cream shop in Clermont, Georgia was transformed into Lambert's Diner for the film.[10] In February 2023, Wahlberg filmed scenes at The Strat casino resort in Las Vegas and also wrapped filming.[11][12]


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  5. ^ Kroll, Justin (October 19, 2022). "Michelle Monaghan Joins Mark Wahlberg In Apple And Skydance's 'The Family Plan'".
  6. ^ Grobar, Matt (October 31, 2022). "Saïd Taghmaoui Joins Apple & Skydance's 'The Family Plan'; Prime Video's 'The Idea Of You' Adds Mathilda Gianopoulos".
  7. ^ Goddard, Molly Claire (October 19, 2022). "On The Go? Mark Wahlberg Lands In Georgia After Ditching Hollywood For New Life In Nevada". OK Magazine. Retrieved January 8, 2023.
  8. ^ Ho, Rodney (November 15, 2022). "What's filming in Georgia in November 2022?". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved January 8, 2023.
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  10. ^ Anderson, Ben (December 16, 2022). "Mark Wahlberg stops by Clermont creamery to shoot for upcoming movie". The Gainesville Times. Archived from the original on January 8, 2023. Retrieved January 8, 2023.
  11. ^ "Mark Wahlberg hypes new movie after filming at The STRAT in Las Vegas". KSNV. February 15, 2023. Retrieved April 13, 2023.
  12. ^ Wahlberg, Mark [@markwahlberg] (February 8, 2023). "Congrats to my guy @joynerlucas on his first motion picture wrap. Stay tuned". Archived from the original on April 13, 2023. Retrieved April 13, 2023 – via Instagram.