It will debut on the streaming service in fall 2022. Hocus Pocus 2, which comes nearly 30 years after the 1993 original that has since cemented itself in the Halloween canon, will follow what happens when 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.” What, like grimoire cryptocurrency? The cauldron of nostalgia has willed a Hocus Pocus sequel into production at Disney+, with Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler, and Kathy Najimy all reprising their roles as the fabulously wicked Sanderson sisters. Still, congrats virgins! Photo: Disney

Now do The Family Stone next. A Hocus Pocus sequel has been teased as being a real possibility over the past few years, with Midler once lamenting that a proposed Disney Channel remake sounded like a “cheap” and terrible idea. Related

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