During a recent presentation by Upfront, Disney+ finally announced the release date of their long-awaited sequel, Hocus pocus 2, dedicated to the long-awaited return of the Sanderson sisters. Nearly 30 years after the debut of the original film, the sequel is set to premiere on Friday, September 30th.
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Hocus pocus 2 is a horror comedy sequel to the 1993 Disney cult classic that brings back the beloved Witch Sisters to multi-award winning actress Bette Midler.First Wives Club) as Winifred Sanderson, four-time Golden Globe winner Sarah Jessica Parker (Sex in the city, And just like that) as Sarah Sanderson and Cathy Najimy (sister act) as Mary Sanderson.
The sequel is expected to center around three young women who accidentally bring the Sanderson sisters back to present-day Salem and must figure out how to stop child-hungry witches from wreaking new havoc on the world.
Joining the villainous trio are Whitney Peake, Lilia Buckingham, Belissa Escobedo, Tony Hale, Sam Richardson, Hannah Waddingham, Taylor Henderson, Nina Kitchen, Juju Brener and Froy Gutierrez, as well as Doug Jones, who will also reprise his role as Billy. Butcherson.
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Hocus pocus 2 Directed by Ann Fletcher27 dresses, Offer) from a screenplay written by Jen D’Angelo (workaholics). It is produced by Lynn Harris and Steven Haft. Executive producers are Adam Shenkman, Ralph Winter and David Kirshner.
Directed by Kenny Ortega, the original film tells the story of a teenage boy who accidentally brings three villainous Salem witches back to life on Halloween night. Despite the fact that Hocus pocus it was not a commercial or critical success at the time of its release, but still stood the test of time through countless annual screenings and has now become a cult classic.