Hubie Halloween’s dedication to Cameron Boyce is a poignant tribute to the late actor. But why is Adam Sandler’s latest film paying homage?
As October arrives, attention begins to turn to the spookiest holiday of all, Halloween.
With the scary time of the year always comes the release of new horror movies and TV shows, and 2020 is no different.
Netflix’s attempt to scare off their streaming service this year comes in the form of Hubie Halloween, Adam Sandler’s latest comedic horror flick whose movies have made a name for itself on Netflix in recent years.
However, while Hubie Halloween can present a lot of Halloween fun and scares, there is a poignant side to the film, especially its dedication to Cameron Boyce.
But who was Cameron Boyce and why is Hubie Halloween paying homage to him?
Hubie Halloween on Netflix
Hubie Halloween is coming to Netflix on October 7, 2020.
The horror comedy stars writer and producer Adam Sandler as Hubie Dubois, a member of the Town of Salem community who spends every Halloween making sure local residents have fun and play by the rules .
However, this year the fun and games are about to get a lot more serious as an escaped convict and a mysterious new neighbor put Hubie on high alert.
Hubie’s Halloween dedication to Cameron Boyce
Talk to Jimmy fallon Ahead of Hubie Halloween, Adam Sandler revealed that Hubie Halloween is dedicated to actor Cameron Boyce, who receives a moving tribute at the end of the film.
Cameron Boyce tragically passed away on July 6, 2019 due to complications from epilepsy.
In the interview with Jimmy Fallon, Adam Sandler confirmed that Cameron Boyce was originally scheduled to appear in Hubie Halloween, but his untimely death came just days before filming began.
Despite this, Sandler and the filmmakers decided that it would be fitting to honor Cameron Boyce, who died at the age of 20.
Cameron Boyce: movies and television
At 20, Cameron Boyce was barely starting his career in the theater world, but he managed to land 42 impressive roles in his short career.
The first of his acting appearances was in 2008 when he appeared in the music video for Panic! At the disco This green gentleman.
Cameron Boyce’s biggest acting roles, however, have come in the Disney Channel The descendants franchise too Jessie, HBO Mrs. Fletcher and even the films of Adam Sandler The adults and Adults 2 that’s why Adam Sandler has a connection to the late actor.
Hubie Halloween, which pays homage to Cameron Boyce, is available to stream on Netflix from October 7, 2020.