The witches can be stirring up a little magic this autumn as Disney+ has introduced that the much-expected Hocus Pocus 2 will land at the streamer on Friday, September 30.
Disney’s Hocus Pocus 2 Finally Gets Release Date, See Cast, Plot, Trailer!!!
Disney found out the information at some stage in its upfronts presentation on Tuesday, in which audiences were given a sneak peek at rough-reduce photos from the approaching movie. According to Entertainment Weekly, the clip confirmed younger ladies lighting fixtures the Black Flame Candle, summoning the film’s primary witches, Winifred, Sarah, and Mary, to perform with the aid.
Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy starred in director Kenny Ortega’s 1993 real because the evil Sanderson sisters of Salem reprised their roles for the sequel which audiences received a sneak peek at for the primary time at Disney’s presentation.
The rough-reduce photos showed more youthful girls lighting the Black Flame Candle, which summons the primary witches as Midler squeals, “Lock up your children! Yes, Salem, we’re back!”
“Lock up your children! Yes, Salem, we’re back!” Midler is stated to squeal withinside the footage. The characters then carry out a rendition of Elton John’s “The Bitch Is Back. Doug Jones, Sam Richardson, and Tony Hale additionally seem withinside the clip.
They then release right into a musical quantity — a cover of Elton John’s “The Bitch Is Back” — while Billy Butcherson (Doug Jones) and a still-unnamed man or woman achieved via way of means of Sam Richardson moreover seem. Tony Hale, who plays the mayor of Salem, may be featured in the clip.
Details of the film’s plot stay scarce
However, it’s far anticipated to revolve around 3 modern teens, performed via way means of Whitney Peak (Gossip Girl), Lilia Buckingham (Dirt), and Belissa Escobedo (American Horror Story). The trio of women tries to prevent the Sanderson sisters’ revenge plot after they’re resurrected 29 years after the occasions of the primary movie.
Specifics are slender in the movie’s plot, even though EW completely showed that Thora Birch wouldn’t reprise the placement of Dani Dennison from the primary movie.
We moreover broke the information that RuPaul’s Drag Race stars Ginger Minj, Cornbread “The Snack” Jeté, and Kahmora Hall will play drag versions of Winifred, Mary, and Sarah, respectively, in a scene that takes region at a drag gift attended through the trio of Sanderson sisters.
Ted Lasso Emmy winner Hannah Waddingham moreover has a role in the movie, which reportedly follows 3 cutting-edge teenagers (accomplished via way of means of Gossip Girl‘s Whitney Peak, Dirt‘s Lilia Buckingham, and American Horror Stories‘Belissa Escobedo) and their attempt to quit the Sanderson sisters’ plot for revenge following their resurrection 29 years after the events of the primary movie.
“I am past pleased to be concerned withinside the sequel to a movie this is as liked as Hocus Pocus,” sequel director Anne Fletcher said very last twelve months in an announcement concerning the imminent movie.