The last time the “Hocus Pocus” witches were revived, it took three centuries. This time, only about three decades have passed.
Sanderson Sisters – Winifred (Pete Midler), Sarah (Sarah Jessica Parker) and Mary (cathy stellar) – about to return, and the first teaser trailer for “hocus pocus 2‘, giving a first taste of the evil to come. The sequel premieres at Disney+ on September 30, just in time for the Halloween season.
Premiered in 1993, “Hocus Pocus” tells the story of three evil sisters in Salem, Massachusetts, who spent 300 years asleep before lighting a black torch candle, which resurrected them on All Hallow’s Eve with a full moon in the sky. They face young Max Denison (Omri Katz) and Sister Danny (Thora Birch), who must prevent witches from becoming immortal before sunrise. Kenny Ortega directed the original, while Anne Fletcher will direct the sequel.
Although they died at the end of the first movie, they rose up, but this time in the face of two young girls who light the candle again. The cast of Part Two includes “Ted Lasso” star Hannah Waddingham, Tony Hale, Sam Richardson, Doug Jones, Whitney Beck, “Drag Race” queens Ginger Ming, Khamura Hall and Cornbread “The Snack” Jetty.
Hill, of “Arrested Development” fame, Tell diverse In December he played two characters in the film, the “evil priest” and the mayor.
“Another surreal experience. This movie is a Halloween classic, where he met Pete, Sarah Jessica and Kathy Najimi, who was with me on “Veep”… It was really fun,” Hill said.
Stephen Heft is co-producer of “Hocus Pocus 2” which is produced by Lynne Harris, and Bonnie Hellenomas is co-producer. David Kirchner, Adam Shankman, and Ralph Winter are the executive producers of the film.
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