As we reported in April, Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and also Kathy Najimy will return as the Sanderson Sisters in Hocus Pocus 2, directed by Anne Fletcher.
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Today, we’ve gotten word that the sequel to 1993’s Hocus Pocus will be released on Disney+ in the fall of 2022!
“We should be laughing every day, and there is so much fun to be had with these three unbelievable women playing delicious characters from such a beloved film,” Fletcher tells The Hollywood Reporter. “I am so grateful to be able to play a part in bringing these witches back to life, and to be working with my friends at Disney again makes it all the more special. This is a movie for everyone, from the fans who grew up with the first film to the next generation of viewers, and I can’t wait to get started.”
Hocus Pocus 2 will begin filming early next year in L.A. and also Massachusetts.
The original Hocus Pocus (directed by Kenny Ortega) centered on some kids who accidentally frees a coven of evil witches. With the help of a magical cat must steal the witches’ book of spells and stop them from becoming immortal. Check out the trailer below.
We’ll keep you updated on all Hocus Pocus-related news as details emerge. Stay tuned and check back often!
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