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Everything We Know About Hocus Pocus 2



Everything We Know About Hocus Pocus 2

Hocus Pocus is one of the most classic films, bringing back childhood memories of Halloween for fans for decades. Who wouldn’t be excited about the return with a sequel like Hocus Pocus 2? After seeing the defeat of the Sanderson sisters in Hocus Pocus (1993), fans assume it was the end of the tale. A story like this continuing is worth getting enthusiastic for, and the original movie’s cult success is worth giving it a comeback sequel for all the fans.

Hocus Pocus 2 will follow the events of the first film 29 years later, giving the viewers a new taste for this classic story to gain a whole new adventure. It’s going to be worth the wait once the release comes to an arrival. The film is directed by Anne Fletcher (Dumplin’) with a script written by Jen D’Angelo (Workaholics).


During the first Hocus Pocus, it didn’t receive quite the expecting number from the box office back in the day, causing a letdown for Disney. Over time, the film brought the magic of Halloween, and there is no doubt the sequel will give Hocus Pocus its well-deserving success. Here is everything we know about Hocus Pocus 2 so far.

Cast: Who Will Be Joining and Who Will Be Coming Back?

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Anyone who remembers the 1993 original cast of Hocus Pocus will be happy to know that the Sanderson sisters will make their return for the sequel in the leading roles. Bette Midler is back as Winnie Sanderson, Sarah Jessica Parker as Sarah Sanderson, and Kathy Najimy as Mary Sanderson. It has also been confirmed that Billy Butcherson, played by Dong Jones, will also make an appearance in his zombie role from the original Hocus Pocus. It is going to be beyond exciting to see how the character will play out for this follow-up story.

The fans are going to get great, familiar references with the old characters returning to the screen along with new characters in the battle between the Sanderson sisters, too. From what Disney seemingly has planned for the film, fans won’t be disappointed one bit with this thrilling sequel.

It has not been confirmed if the whole cast of the original Hocus Pocus will be returning for this sequel, and it is left unknown if any of them would make an appearance or cameo. We have confirmation that the mayor Salem, played by Tony Hale, will also be making a return for the film. Other confirmed cast members which we know about are Hannah Waddingham, Juju Brener, Froy Gutierrez, Taylor Paige Henderson, Nina Kitchen, and Sam Richardson, who will be playing undisclosed roles for the film as well.

Related: Hocus Pocus 2 Set Video Shows Sarah Jessica Parker Riding a Swiffer

Fans are going to be seeing a whole new group of faces among the original cast members. As far as we know of the new characters, it is going to be following a group of high school students as with the original. The high school students will consist of Whitney Peak (Chilling Adventures of Sabrina) as Becca, Lilia Buckingham (Modern Family) as Cassie, and Belissa Escobedo as Izzy. From how it will play out, only upcoming new trailers and set pictures will be able to tell us more. More details about these new characters and how they will play out are unknown for now.

Plot: What Will the Hocus Pocus Sequel Be About?

Hocus Pocus Stars Return as the Sanderson Sisters for Charity Event
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Hocus Pocus 2 is going to follow the events from the first Hocus Pocus that happened in 1993, 29 years after the first battle with the Sanderson sisters. We only know so far that the Sanderson sisters are going to somehow return and will seek more chaos in a modern-time Salem. It will follow along with three different high school students who are trying to prevent the takeover from the Sanderson sisters’s wrath once more. Viewers are going to see another magical showdown just as we did with Hocus Pocus. We hope to get a more detailed summary of this upcoming sequel early this year.

Related: Hocus Pocus 2 Production Designer Reveals Biggest Challenge to Filming was Lead Stars Schedules

The Disney+ Expected Release Date

First Hocus Pocus 2 Set Images Arrive as Construction Gets Underway in Rhode Island
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Filming for Hocus Pocus 2 has officially wrapped, confirms Bette Midler. Franchise fans should be expecting this new sequel to arrive in the fall of 2022, right on time for the Halloween and fall seasons. The exact date is still unknown at this time, but once it comes closer to the fall this year, the fans will get more detail on when the sequel will be available.

Unlike the first Hocus Pocus film being available as a theater release only, Hocus Pocus 2 will only be released for the Disney+ streaming platform, the same as Disney’s previous recent successful films and projects. Fans will not want to miss this new magical and thrilling adventure this Halloween.

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Nobody 2 Bob Odenkirk Teases: ‘We’re Working On It’



Bob Odenkirk Teases Nobody 2: 'We're Working On It'

Nobody 2 appears to have a decent possibility of occuring. The original film, directed by Ilya Naishuller (Hardcore Henry) and scripted by John Wick creator Derek Kolstad, was released in 2021. After his house is robbed, making him the target of a drug lord, Bob Odenkirk plays an apparently average family father who returns to his hazardous past life. In addition to Connie Nielsen, RZA, Christopher Lloyd, and Aleksei Serebryakov, the film stars Connie Nielsen, RZA, Christopher Lloyd, and Aleksei Serebryakov.

Nobody was a box office success when it was released, with fans and reviewers alike praising Odenkirk’s remarkably believable portrayal of an action movie star, despite the fact that this was new ground for him. Many people were left wanting more and hoping that Odenkirk will return for a sequel. Odenkirk gave an update on Nobody 2 in a recent interview with Empire. Despite the fact that the proposed sequel has yet to be officially approved by Universal, Kolstad and Odenkirk are “definitely” working on it.

Similarly, in 2021, director Ilya Naishuller said that there is opportunity to carry further with the Nobody tale. The filmmaker also hinted that Connie Nielsen would have more screen time in the anticipated sequel, with a larger presence alongside Odenkirk. There have been no new plot developments reported.

Before Nobody 2 can be made, Bob Odenkirk will have to say goodbye to Saul Goodman.

Better Call Saul’s principal character Jimmy McGill, aka Saul Goodman, is one role we know Bob Odenkirk has returned to. Odenkirk has been starring in the series, which is a spinoff of the original series Breaking Bad, since 2014. The sixth and last season’s launch date was recently announced, with the beginning of the end coming to AMC in April. Odenkirk experienced a well-publicized heart attack while filming the final season, and the actor considers himself fortunate to have been around his co-stars at the time.

“I’m fine,” Odenkirk says of the health concern in a new Empire interview. “I was extremely fortunate to have a heart attack beside my co-stars.” I didn’t go to my trailer, and we weren’t on set. I wouldn’t be here talking to you if we were on location. I wouldn’t be here talking to you right now if I hadn’t gone to my trailer.”

“They did the procedure at Presbyterian Hospital here in the morning,” he stated. They have the best heart surgeons in the world here, and they did a f**king amazing job. They removed the plaque and implanted stents, and I’m doing fine.”

Better Call Saul will return for its sixth and final season on AMC on April 18, 2022. Nobody writer Derek Kolstad is now drafting the screenplay for a Nobody sequel that includes Connie Nielsen, according to director Ilya Naishuller.

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New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Concept Art Is Available; Villain Films Are on the Way to Paramount+



New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Concept Art Released; Villain Movies Coming to Paramount+

A few weeks ago, Paramount announced that Seth Rogen’s new animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film would be released earlier than expected on August 7th, 2023. Today, Paramount announced that this film will serve as the starting point for a new series of TMNT-themed villain films that will be available exclusively on Paramount Plus. The new revelation was made as part of Paramount’s Investors Day presentation, which included numerous planned projects as the corporation sought to ensure its place among the streaming heavyweights, as well as the publication of some concept art for the new film.

The heroes in a half-shell were last seen on the big screen in Michael Bay’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows in 2016, and while the live-action sequel brought all the exhilarating, logic-defying excitement of Saturday morning cartoons to life, critics were quick to reject it. A number of new Ninja Turtle-centered films have been rumoured in recent years, and it appears that, in addition to another live-action reboot, Paramount and Nickelodeon Animation Studios are ready to bring a whole new animation universe to life beginning in 2023.

When the new project was revealed in 2020, ViacomCBS’s Brian Robbins heralded the beginning of a new era for Nickelodeon Animation Studios, which will produce the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ first theatrically released CG animated feature film. Robbins stated at the time, “Adding Seth, Evan, and James’ talent to the humour and action that has always been a part of TMNT will result in a next-level reinvention of the property. I’m anxious to see what they come up with, and I know Ramsey Naito and her crew are excited to take the Nick Animation Studio in a new path with their first-ever CG-animated film.”

The Shredder has always been the centre of attention in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles films, but that appears to be changing.

Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael, and Donatello have faced up against their arch–nemesis, The Shredder, on several occasions since their first big-screen appearance almost 40 years ago. While this has given fans of the franchise something to look forward to, it appears that Paramount’s new announcement of a series of “villain movies” in the works hints that some new opponents may be on the way.

Other villains that have met paths with the pizza-loving foursome include the alien Krang, who was finally introduced to the big screen in the 2016 film, the Rat King, scientist Baxter Stockman and his mutated Baxter Fly form, as well as numerous other mutants such as the Leatherhead and Slash. What form these films will take and how they will differ from the traditional hero-driven fare will be revealed in due course.

Regardless of how Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles performs in theatres when it opens in August 2023, it appears that Paramount is moving forward with additional entries in the franchise as they expand the Paramount+ streaming platform in the same way that Disney+ and HBO Max have done with their biggest IPs. That can only be a good thing for Turtles lovers.

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J.J. Abrams and Paramount have announced that Star Trek 4 will begin filming this year.



J.J. Abrams and Paramount Reveal Star Trek 4 to Begin Shooting This Year

J.J. Abrams will produce the sequel to Star Trek Beyond, with Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Simon Pegg, and John Cho all poised to boldly venture where they have been three times before, according to Paramount. A fourth instalment in the rebooted Star Trek franchise was first mentioned six years ago, but there has been no indication on whether a new Star Trek film will be released until now.

According to Variety, during the Paramount Investors Day Presentation, among the many movie and series announcements, J.J. Abrams himself announced that a sequel to 2016’s Star Trek Beyond would be looking to begin shooting by the end of the year, and that he intends to bring back all of the available cast members from the rebooted series that began in 2009.

“We are thrilled to announce that we are hard at work on a new ‘Star Trek’ film that will be shooting by the end of the year and will feature our original cast as well as some new characters that I think will be really fun and exciting and help take ‘Star Trek’ into areas that you’ve never seen before,” Abrams said. “We’re really excited about this picture, and we’re talking about a number of other tales that we believe will be extremely fascinating, so we can’t wait for you to see what we’re cooking up.” But in the meantime, live long and prosper.”

The untitled film will be produced by Abrams through Bad Robot Productions, with WandaVision’s Matt Shakman taking over directorial duties from Justin Lin, who directed Star Trek Beyond to critical acclaim. This film appears to be attempting to avoid the fate of the original sequel proposal, which was announced and then abandoned in 2018, allegedly due to the studio’s inability to reach an agreement with Chis Pine to reprise his 2009 role as Kirk, or Chris Hemsworth, who was to reprise his 2009 role as Kirk’s father in that particular storey.

Paramount Have Taken Time to Work Out How to Avoid a New Star Trek Movie Being a Flop

According to multiple reports, Paramount has been eager to return to the Star Trek film series, and as one of their biggest IP’s, with multiple spin-off series and movies in the works, it’s not surprising that they want to maximise the return on a third sequel to the 2009 blockbuster return of Captain Kirk and Spock. This time, though, it appears that they will not enter the project without first conducting some preliminary research to determine whether there is still a desire to see Pine, Quinto, and the rest of the crew reconstituted.

Despite positive reviews and a reasonable performance on the surface, Star Trek Beyond ended up losing money for Paramount, so they were not about to jump into another film without making sure that scenario did not reoccur, and it appears that their research has confirmed that fans do want to see the cast return to their roles. The challenge now for Abrams and the production crew will be to bring all of the actors back together.

Chris Pine is now working on a number of projects, including a Wonder Woman sequel. Zoe Saldana is now filming Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and has a potentially massive series of Avatar films ahead of her, while Keith Urban will appear in Amazon’s The Boys in June and Simon Pegg is working on the final Mission: Impossible picture. Anton Yelchin, a fellow 2009 cast member, will be missing from the returning roster due to his untimely death in 2016, just before the debut of Star Trek Beyond. It was confirmed at the time that his position as Chekov would not be replaced in any future sequels, and this is unlikely to alter.

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