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‘A Christmas Story’ sequel adds 4 more original cast members

The original Randy, Flick, Scut Farkus and Schwartz are returning for the sequel to “A Christmas Story.”

Ian Petrella, Zack Ward, Scott Schwartz and R.D. Robb will join Peter Billingsley in “A Christmas Story Christmas,” the HBO Max follow-up to the Christmas cult classic.

It was previously reported that Billingsley would reprise his role as Ralphie Parker.

Though not confirmed, reports suggest the role of Ralphie’s mom might be recast with Julie Hagerty performing. Melinda Dillon originated the role of “Mother Parker.”

Ralphie returns: ‘A Christmas Story’ sequel will see Peter Billingsley back as Ralphie!

Peter Billingsley is back as Ralphie Parker in a sequel to “A Christmas Story.”

Legendary and Warner Bros. have signed a deal with Billingsley to reprise his role in and produce the wildly popular 1983 sequel.

Known as “A Christmas Story Christmas,” the film, which is said to take place in the 1970s, centers around an adult Ralphie Parker reconnecting with childhood friends and reconciling the death of his father. The original took place in the early 1940s.

Production on the film is set to begin in February in Hungary.

There is no release date.

The house made famous in the film is privately owned and is operated as a tourist attraction and museum in Cleveland.