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Entertainment Disney+'s Hocus Pocus 2 Movie Sets Director

23:55  04 march  2020
23:55  04 march  2020 Source:   tvguide.com

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Hocus Pocus 2 is being made by Disney . However, the long-awaited movie sequel is making some major changes to the Sanderson Sisters. Directed by Kenny Ortega, Hocus Pocus starred Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy as the Sanderson sisters, three witches who are

Hocus Pocus is reportedly getting a sequel. The movie has a writer, but the director and cast No release date has been set , but Disney+ already has a packed schedule for the next couple of years This isn't the first time Hocus Pocus fans got to see what happened next to the Sanderson sisters in

Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy posing for the camera: Kathy Najimy, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler, Hocus Pocus | Photo Credits: ANDREW COOPER, ©1993 BUENA VISTA PICTURES © Provided by TVGuide.com Kathy Najimy, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler, Hocus Pocus | Photo Credits: ANDREW COOPER, ©1993 BUENA VISTA PICTURES

Update 3/4/20: Get your black-flame candles ready to light because Disney+'s Hocus Pocus sequel is ready to bring this story back to life. Director Adam Shankman (Hairspray, Rock of Ages, and the upcoming Enchanted sequel) has been tapped to direct Hocus Pocus 2 for the streaming service, Variety reported on Wednesday.

Hocus Pocus 2 has reportedly not recruited any of the original stars of the 1993 cult Halloween classic to return to their roles, yet, but Disney is said to be hopeful that Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy can reprise the Sanderson sisters for the pic.

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The original Hocus Pocus may not have cast a spell on the box office when it hit theaters back in 1993, but the film has endured over the years to become something of a cult classic. Sources say that D’Angelo has been tasked with finding a way to bring back the original cast of Bette Midler as Winifred

The Hocus Pocus followup, first reported by Collider, is consistent with Disney+ ’ s programming Two years ago, Disney Channel put in development a Hocus Pocus TV movie , a reimagining of the 3 'Grey' s Anatomy' Sets Alex Karev Farewell Following Justin Chambers' Exit, Character' s Fate To Be

Disney+ did not respond to TV Guide's request for comment.

Previously 10/24/19: It's a sequel 26 years in the making -- another Hocus Pocus movie is currently being batted around at Disney+, Collider reports.

Jen D'Angelo, a Workaholics writer and co-producer, has been tapped to write the script and find a way to include the original film's stars Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy. None of the three have signed on as of yet, but executives at Disney+ are reportedly hopeful.

Box office numbers for Hocus Pocus weren't off the charts back in 1993, but the movie has become a beloved Halloween staple that has maintained a cult following through the years. And if someone utters the phrase, "Oh look. Another glorious morning," you know that person is quoting Hocus Pocus. Freeform is airing the movie a whopping 33 times throughout the month of October this year.

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Disney+ is developing a Hocus Pocus 2 movie with Workaholics writer and co-producer Jen D’Angelo set to pen the script. The original cast hasn’t been confirmed to return, but D’Angelo has reportedly been tasked with bringing back the bewitching […] The post ‘ Hocus Pocus 2 ’ is Being Summoned at

Original director Kenny Ortega, who also directed massive hits like High School Musical and Descendants for Disney Channel, is not involved. Talk of Hocus Pocus 2 has been going on for a very long time now, but things never really seemed to gain any actual traction. Though, over the years

D'Angelo's credits also include the short-lived Fox comedy L.A. to Vegas, on which she had been a writer and producer, and CBS' short-lived Happy Together.

Disney+ has not yet responded to TV Guide's request for confirmation.

The Disney+ streaming service launches Tuesday, Nov. 12.

Related video: 'Hocus Pocus' Cast Reunites to Talk About Cult Movie (provided by EW):

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