Home Alone cast: Where are they now?


“Home Alone,” the iconic Christmas movie, narrates the chaotic tale of the McCallister family inadvertently leaving their youngest, Kevin, behind when rushing to catch their flight to France for the holidays. As Kevin navigates life alone at home, he must defend his house against intruders while his mother races to reunite with him before Christmas.

Decades have passed since Chris Columbus gifted audiences with this beloved holiday film, becoming a timeless classic that outshines its sequels. The original cast members of this ’90s gem have ventured far in their careers, with some starring in popular films and others achieving Emmy wins. Here’s a look at what the stars of “Home Alone” have been up to since their iconic roles:

Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister: Culkin portrayed Kevin, the resourceful young boy left home alone during his family’s frantic holiday departure. After “Home Alone,” Culkin starred in ’90s movies like “My Girl” and “Richie Rich.” He briefly retired from acting in 1994 but made a return in 2016. In 2021, Culkin garnered praise for his role in “American Horror Story: Double Feature.”

Joe Pesci as Harry Lime: Renowned for his roles in acclaimed thrillers like “Goodfellas,” Pesci portrayed Harry, one of the burglars targeting the McCallister household. Despite announcing retirement in 1999, he returned for projects like “The Irishman” (2019) and appeared in Pete Davidson’s comedy series “Bupkis.”

Daniel Stern as Marv Merchants: Stern played Marv, the bumbling burglar who fell victim to Kevin’s ingenious home security measures. His career continued in both TV and film, featuring in the 2019 series “Shrill” and currently filming for “Captain Karl’s Institute for the Abnormally Bizarre.”

Kieran Culkin as Fuller McCallister: Macaulay’s younger brother played Kevin’s cousin, Fuller. He appeared in ’90s hits like “Father of the Bride” and “The Mighty,” followed by roles in “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” and “Succession,” earning an Emmy nomination for his portrayal in the latter.

Roberts Blossom as Old Man Marley: Blossom portrayed the seemingly scary but kind Old Man Marley. After a few more projects, he retired in 2000 and passed away in 2011, leaving behind a legacy of impactful performances.

Catherine O’Hara as Kate McCallister: Known for roles in “Beetlejuice,” O’Hara played Kevin’s mom. She continued acting in TV series like “Skylanders Academy” and “Schitt’s Creek,” winning an Emmy in 2020 for her role as Moira Rose.

Devin Ratray as Buzz McCallister: Ratray portrayed Buzz, Kevin’s obnoxious older brother. He continued acting, appearing in various films such as “Nebraska,” “Masterminds,” and “Hustlers.” Ratray reprised his role as Buzz in the latest “Home Alone” remake, “Home Sweet Home Alone.”

John Heard as Peter McCallister: Heard, who played Kevin’s father, had a notable career that included performances in “The Sopranos” and “Gladiator” before his passing in 2017.

Gerry Bamman as Uncle Frank: Bamman portrayed Uncle Frank and continued his acting career with appearances in films like “The Bodyguard” and TV series such as “Sex and the City.” His most recent on-screen role was in “The Following” in 2015.

Each member of the “Home Alone” cast has carved their unique path in the entertainment industry, leaving a lasting impact on audiences since their memorable roles in this beloved holiday classic.