Hocus Pocus 2: Reportedly, Bette Midler has confirmed that the initial cast of Hocus Pocus will be returning for the impending sequel by Disney.
Last year it was reported that a spinoff to 1993 cult film was in the productions for the streaming service, Disney+. Later, Sarah Jessica Parker, who was starting in the film along with Bette Midler and Kathy Najimy stated that they are going to star in the sequel of Hocus Pocus.
Hocus Pocus 2 : All you need to know about the return of its original cast!
Speculations about the Disney revisiting the Halloween watching staple had been revolving around for years. There were also rumours regarding the development of a film named as Hocus Pocus 2 : Rise of Elderwitch in 2012. In the year 2017, it was known that Disney is planning to remake Hocus Pocus as a television film with the initial producer David Kirschner, however without the initial cast and the fans were disappointed by his announcement. Bette Midler portrayed witch Winnie Sanderson in the movie and she unveiled that she will be reprising her role as well as Parker and Najimy as her sisters Sarah and Mary Sanderson.
The trio are all set to reconnect at a virtual, one night only documentary style program known as the In Search Of The Sanderson Sisters. They will dress up in their witch outfits for specially Halloween fundraiser scheduled on Friday, October 30.
Bette Midler stated on the context of reunion that, it was so bizzare cause they felt exactly the same repo they had 27 years ago and it felt like they have been off for a weekend.
While, Disney studios has also casted the titular role of its impending Mrs. Marvel.