Two years later, Disney finally reveals the plot of “Hocus Pocus 2”
Direct from TV Land, production on live-action comedy Hocus pocus 2, the magical sequel to Disney’s cult Halloween classic is underway in Rhode Island. The titular film is set to release exclusively on Disney + in fall 2022, but now the entertainment company has released details on what we can expect from Sanderson’s sister film!
Disney finally reveals Hocus pocus 2 Ground
The witch is back, and hell to pay! We Disney movie fans already know that Better Midler (Winnie), Kathy Najimy (Mary), and Sarah Jessica Parker (Sarah) are returning as the original Sanderson Sisters, The Witches of Salem. After being first announced in December 2020, Disney has confirmed that Hocus pocus 2 was indeed in progress, with scripts from Jen D’Angelo (workaholics) and producers Lynn Harris (King Richard), executive producer Adam Shankman (Disney’s Disenchanted) and the team of the first opus, Ralph Winter (Hocus pocus) and David Kirschner (Hocus Pocus), as executive producer. Nice to know that there are some quirky creators helping with this sequel!
We can also expect recent Emmy® winner Hannah Waddingham (Ted Lasso, Game of Thrones) be involved in an unknown ability, and crowd favorite Doug jones (The shape of water, what we do in the shadows) also comes back to Hocus pocus 2 play as the undead zombie and Winnie’s ex-lover Billy Butcherson.
Set photos have been leaked by passers-by in Rhode Island at Chase Farm, as the village of Salem comes to life from certain filming angles. This level of detail means we’ll certainly have scenes set in 1693, the year the sisters were hanged for devouring the town’s children.
Land of Hocus pocus 2
According to a new press release from Disney +, Whitney Peak (Gossip Girl, Molly’s Game) like Becca, Lilia Buckingham (Land, Crown Lake) as Cassie and Belissa Escobedo (American Horror Stories, The Baker and the Beauty) like Izzy, are three young women from Salem today who incite the wrath of the three hungry child wizards.
It has been 29 years since someone lit the Black Flame Candle and resurrected the 17th century sisters who were executed for practicing witchcraft, and they seek revenge. Now it’s up to three high school kids to figure out a way to stop the ravenous witches from wreaking havoc in Salem before midnight on All Saints’ Eve.
More details are provided by IllumiNerdi speculation, such as:
Becca is an aspiring witch who manages to get her hands on a new black flame candle in the town’s Magic Shop located in the old Sanderson Sisters cottage.
Along with her classmate, “Izzy,” a confident eccentric, Becca mistakenly summons the Sanderson sisters on Halloween night, resulting in chaos in the town as the girls rush to find a way to stop the witches. who are always looking for youth and immortality.
And it looks like the sisters won’t just meet Becca and Izzy, but “Giles” the owner of the magic store in their old house, “Sam” a girls classmate and a wizard who works at Giles magic store who Also has a crush on Becca and Becca’s kind and cheerful stepmom, “Luann,” who is a complete stranger in her own right.
Director Anne Fletcher talks about the next one Hocus pocus sequel, “Fans around the world have embraced these characters and made this movie a Halloween tradition that continues to grow in popularity, and how lucky am I to be back at Disney with these three extraordinarily talented ladies in the iconic roles they’ve created, as well as our fabulous new additions to the cast? ”
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