Hocus Pocus 2: Release Date, Cast, Plot and How to Watch the Disney+ Sequel

RediksiaWednesday, 3 January 2024 | 06:18 GMT+0000
Hocus Pocus 2: Release Date, Cast, Plot and How to Watch the Disney+ Sequel
Hocus Pocus 2: Release Date, Cast, Plot and How to Watch the Disney+ Sequel

DIKSIA.COM - Hocus Pocus fans, rejoice! The long-awaited sequel to the 1993 cult classic is finally happening, and it promises to be a spellbinding adventure. will bring back the Sanderson sisters, the wicked witches who were resurrected by a virgin on Halloween night, and who are determined to suck the life out of children to stay young and beautiful. The sequel will also introduce new characters, who will have to stop the sisters from wreaking havoc on the world.

Here is everything you need to know about , including the release date, the cast, the plot, and how to watch the movie.

When is Hocus Pocus 2 coming out?

Hocus Pocus 2 will officially release on + on September 30, 2022. The movie was originally planned to be a theatrical release, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it was shifted to the streaming platform. The director of the movie, , who also helmed popular films like The Proposal and 27 Dresses, said that she is “beyond thrilled” to be working on this project.

“I grew up watching Hocus Pocus and it is one of my favorite of all time. I am so honored to be able to bring these iconic characters back to life and to work with such a talented cast and crew. I hope that fans of the original and new audiences alike will enjoy this magical sequel as much as I do,” Fletcher said in a statement.

Who is in the cast of Hocus Pocus 2?

The best news for Hocus Pocus fans is that the original trio of witches, , , and , will reprise their roles as Winifred, Sarah, and Mary Sanderson, respectively. The three actresses confirmed their return on social media, expressing their excitement and gratitude to be part of the sequel.

Midler tweeted, “Sistaaaahs! It's been 300 years… But we're BACK! ? #HocusPocus2 arrives Fall 2022 on @DisneyPlus.” Parker posted on Instagram, “Yep. I'm ready. To run. Amok, amok, amok, amok. #HocusPocus2 arrives Fall 2022 on @disneyplus Sisters?? @bettemidler @kathynajimy.” Najimy wrote on Twitter, “The people have spoken: I smell children…again. #HocusPocus2 arrives Fall 2022 on @DisneyPlus.”