Easily one of the best movies of the 1990s, Jumanji was a true testament to the imagination. The film’s star, Robin Williams, continued his career through goofy children’s comedies like Flubber and more serious adult films like Bicentennial Man. Jumanji is definitely an ensemble film and featured a talented cast, but where are they now? Let’s take a look at where the cast of 1995’s Jumanji is today, almost 30 years later.
The Late Robin Williams
At the time of Jumanji, Robin Williams was at the peak of his film career. He continued with successful films until his passing in 2014. His wife, Sarah Schneider, described Robin’s battle with “diffuse Lewy body dementia” as “the terrorist inside my husband’s brain.”
Kirsten went on to have an accomplished acting career after Jumanji, starring in well-received films like Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and The Power of the Dog. She’s married to her Fargo co-star, Jesse Plemons, with whom she shares two kids.
David Alan Grier
Portraying Carl in Jumanji, Grier continued to excel on stage and screen, even winning a Tony Award for his role in a play revival. He also ventured into the television series and is set to appear in a 2024 production.
After playing the young version of Robin Williams in Jumanji, Adam had a few more roles in the industry before transitioning to writing for television and video games. His most recent project was Hogwarts Mystery.
Hunt continued her success appearing in various movies and TV series, even voicing several beloved characters in major franchises. She most recently appeared in the film Red One in 2024.
Pierce, who played Peter Shepherd in Jumanji, has moved into production and co-founded a cocktail community. He is also active in creating “Geek” content and has three kids with his ex-wife.
Laura Bell Bundy
After playing young Sarah in Jumanji, Laura ventured into television and stage acting. She is now dedicated to women’s rights and activism with her podcast, Women of Tomorrow.
Hyde, who played multiple roles in Jumanji, consistently appeared in films and television over the years. He most recently played significant characters in Doctor Jekyll and The Crown.
Neuwirth, known for her role as the aunt in Jumanji, continued her success in film and television and is set to return to Broadway in 2024. She is also active in serving various organizations and causes.
It’s evident that the cast of Jumanji has moved on to have diverse and thriving careers, leaving an indelible mark on the entertainment industry.