Amuck, amuck, amuck! Something wicked this way comes in the form of a Hocus Pocus sequel. That’s right, the Sanderson sisters are officially reuniting! The second film was first reported back in 2019, and Disney+ eventually confirmed the movie in May when it announced the tentative release date. While original stars Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy are expected to return, little is known about the actual plot of the movie. After all, the original 1993 film ended with the Sanderson sisters turning to dust. As filming for the second film kicks off in Rhode Island, read ahead for all the details we have.
Hocus Pocus 2 Cast
In addition to Midler, Parker, and Najimy returning as the Sanderson sisters, it’s rumored that Whitney Peak (Gossip Girl), Lilia Buckingham (Zoe Valentine), and Froy Gutierrez (Cruel Summer) will be joining the cast as new characters, although nothing has been confirmed by Disney.
Hocus Pocus 2 Plot
According to Disney+’s official synopsis from May, the sequel picks up as “three young women accidentally bring the Sanderson Sisters back to modern day Salem and must figure out how to stop the child-hungry witches from wreaking a new kind of havoc on the world.”
Hocus Pocus 2 Release Date
Though an official release date hasn’t been announced yet, the film is slated to hit Disney+ in 2022.