Elf Actor Says Sequel Didn’t Happen Because Will Ferrell 'Didn’t Get Along' with Director Jon Favreau https://t.co/LGTf3oH21p— People (@people) September 22, 2020
Elf actor, James Caan, says they they wanted to do an Elf 2 but it didn’t happen because star Will Ferrell didn’t get along with director John Favreau.
Caan revealed this during an interview with radio show, The Fan in Cleveland.
"We were gonna do it," Caan said, "and I thought, 'Oh my God, I finally have a franchise movie. I can make some money, let my kids do what the hell they want to do.”
"However, "the director and Will didn't get along very well," Caan said. "Will wanted to do it, and he didn't want the director, and (Favreau) had it in his contract. It was one of those things."