Trivia for Daddy's Home 2
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- It's been rumored that WWE superstar John Cena will be the main antagonist and the movie will take place where the first one left off.
- Mel Gibson plays Mark Wahlberg's father. Gibson is only fifteen years older than Wahlberg.
- Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, and Mel Gibson have acted alongside of Diego Luna.
- This was the second time John Lithgow played a character's father with the last name of Whitaker, after Jerome Whitaker (Barney's father) on How I Met Your Mother (2005).
- The trailer for this movie was screened in the 2.39:1 aspect ratio, although it was shot in 1.85:1 like its predecessor.
- Will Ferrell, Mel Gibson, and John Lithgow have all done voice work at DreamWorks Animation: Ferrell in Megamind (2010) as the title character, Gibson in Chicken Run (2000) as Rocky the Rhode Island Red, and Lithgow in Shrek (2001) as Lord Farquad.
- John Lithgow played another character named Don, in the television adaption of Don Quixote (2000). He also played Donald in Interstellar (2014).
- When the power goes out during the screening of "Missile Tow", the theater usher, who interrupts the film, has "The Fighter" on his name badge as his favorite film, another Mark Wahlberg movie.
- Chevy Chase and Robert De Niro were considered for the role of the two dads.
- The part with the thermostat also happened in Family Guy (1998) season one, episode one, "Death Has a Shadow".
- When Mark Wahlberg is throwing a snowball, the music from The Departed (2006) is playing. Mark Wahlberg was Oscar nominated Best Supporting Actor for his performance in The Departed.
- Will Ferrell and John Lithgow were previously in the movie The Campaign (2012).