We informed you earlier at the moment that filming is underway on Hocus Pocus 2 for Disney+, a spooky sequel to the 1993 Halloween basic with Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy all again because the beloved Sanderson Sisters. Anne Fletcher (The Guilt Journey) is directing the film, and THR studies tonight that Sam Richardson (Werewolves Inside) can even star.
That is nice information for the sequel, as Richardson is without doubt one of the funniest and most likable actors on the market at the moment. He was additionally seen earlier this yr in Amazon’s The Tomorrow Battle.
Extra as we be taught it.
Within the sequel, “Three younger ladies unintentionally convey the Sanderson Sisters again to modern-day Salem and should determine easy methods to cease the child-hungry witches from wreaking a brand new type of havoc on the world.”
The Kenny Ortega-directed 1993 film starred Omri Katz as a curious teen who strikes to Salem, Massachusetts, the place he struggles to slot in earlier than awakening a trio of diabolical witches (performed by Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy) that had been executed within the seventeenth century. The movie additionally starred Thora Birch, who could also be again for the sequel as effectively.
Jen D’Angelo (“Workaholics”) wrote the sequel’s script.