Under Wraps 2
Promotional poster
Written byJosh A. Cagan
Directed byAlex Zamm
  • Oleksa Lozowchuk
  • Jamie Christopherson
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Executive producers
  • Todd Y. Murata
  • Fernando Szew
  • Jamie Goehring
  • Shawn Williamson
  • Larry Grimaldi
  • Hannah Pillemer
ProducerJameson Parker
CinematographyBobby Lam
EditorKelly Herron
Running time83 minutes
Production companies
Original release
NetworkDisney Channel
ReleaseSeptember 25, 2022 (2022-09-25)

Under Wraps 2 is an American family teen horror Disney Channel Original Movie directed by Alex Zamm and written by Josh A. Cagan, which is a sequel to the 2021 film, Under Wraps. The film stars Malachi Barton, Christian J. Simon, Sophia Hammons, Phil Wright, Melanie Brook, Jordan Conley, Rryla McIntosh, and T.J. Storm. It premiered on September 25, 2022 on Disney Channel.[1]


Amy is preparing for her father, Pop's Halloween-themed wedding to his fiancé, Carl. She, along with Gilbert and Marshall, discover that an evil mummy named Sobek is out for revenge on their mummy friends, Harold and Rose.[2]




On February 7, 2022, it was announced that Disney Branded Television had ordered a sequel to Under Wraps titled Under Wraps 2.[5] Alex Zamm was set to direct the film, with Josh A. Cagan serving as the writer.[6] Todd Y. Murata and Fernando Stew were set to executive produce the film. The film is produced by MarVista Entertainment.[7] Adam Wylie, who portrayed Gilbert in the original 1997 film, makes a special appearance as Bueller.[8]


On March 1, 2022, Claude Knowlton and Antonio Cayonne joined the cast as Pop and Carl, respectively.[4]


Filming began on January 17, 2022 at Bridge Studios.[9] It was wrapped on March 3, 2022.[10]


Malachi Barton, Christian J. Simon, and Sophia Hammons recorded the song "My Kind of Monster" from the film.[11] It was released on September 23, 2022 by Walt Disney Records.[12]


Under Wraps 2 premiered on September 25, 2022, on Disney Channel.[13] It was released on September 30, 2022, on Disney+.[14]


Critical response

Alex Reif of LaughingPlace described Under Wraps 2 as an entertaining film which depicts an important story dealing with friendship.[15] Melissa Camacho of Common Sense Media gave the film a grade of four out of five stars, complimented the presence of positive messages and role models, citing friendship and critical thinking, and found the movie humorous.[16] Elizabeth Lemieux of Screen Rant named the song "My Kind of Monster" one of the "best Halloween songs" and Under Wraps 2 one of the "best original Halloween movies" of Disney Channel.[17]


Under Wraps 2 was nominated for Best Costume Design in Film Contemporary at the 2023 CAFTCAD Awards.[18]


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  11. ^ Disney Newsdesk, Laughing Place (September 23, 2022). "Music Video for "My Kind of Monster" From "Under Wraps 2"". LaughingPlace.com. Retrieved 2024-01-13.
  12. ^ "My Kind of Monster (From "Under Wraps 2") - Single". iTunes. September 23, 2022. Archived from the original on November 25, 2023. Retrieved November 25, 2023.
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  14. ^ Richard, Nate (August 31, 2022). "What's New on Disney+ in September 2022". Collider. Archived from the original on October 7, 2022. Retrieved November 24, 2023.
  15. ^ Reif, Alex (September 22, 2022). "Movie Review: "Under Wraps 2" Tricks and Treats Audiences to Another Mummy Story About Friendship". LaughingPlace.com. Retrieved 2024-01-13.
  16. ^ Camacho, Melissa. "Under Wraps 2 TV Review | Common Sense Media". Common Sense Media. Retrieved 2024-01-13.
  17. ^ Lemieux, Elizabeth (October 31, 2022). "10 Best Halloween Songs From Disney Channel Original Movies & TV Shows". Screen Rant. Retrieved 2024-01-13.
  18. ^ "CAFTCAD Awards 2023". CAFTCAD. Retrieved 2024-01-13.

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