Residence Alone star Macaulay Culkin has endorsed social media feedback demanding Donald Trump’s cameo within the movie’s sequel be digitally eliminated and changed with one among an older model of Culkin himself.
Culkin replied to a tweet that requested “petition to digitally exchange trump in ‘residence alone 2’ with 40-year-old macaulay culkin” with the one phrase: “Bought.” Culkin then adopted up by responding “Bravo” to a different tweet that contained a comic book edit of Trump changed by empty area.
Trump seems briefly in Residence Alone 2: Misplaced in New York when Culkin, as its hero Kevin, asks him for instructions to the foyer of the Plaza resort, which Trump owned on the time. In an interview with Insider in December 2020, the movie’s director Chris Columbus mentioned that Trump “did bully his approach into the film” by insisting he get a task within the movie in return for permitting taking pictures to happen within the resort.
Columbus added that Trump’s cameo was a preferred transfer: “After we screened it for the primary time the oddest factor occurred – folks cheered when Trump confirmed up on display. So I mentioned to my editor, ‘Go away him within the film. It’s a second for the viewers.’”
A petition on change.org to replace Trump with Joe Biden had accrued 189 signatures at time of publication.