Directed By: Anne Fletcher

Produced By:

  • Adam Shankman
  • Lynn Harris
  • David Kirschner
  • Steven Haft

Genre: Family, Fantasy, Comedy


  • Bette Midler
  • Sarah Jessica Parker
  • Kathy Najimy
  • Doug Jones
  • Whitney Peak
  • Lilia Buckingham
  • Belissa Escobedo
  • Hannah Waddingham
  • Tony Hale
  • Sam Richardson

Cinematography: Elliot Davis


  • Bette Midler as Winifred “Winnie” Sanderson, the oldest of the three Sanderson Sisters.
  • Taylor Paige Henderson as young Winifred Sanderson
  • Kathy Najimy as Mary Sanderson, the middle sister.
  • Nina Kitchen as young Mary Sanderson
  • Sarah Jessica Parker as Sarah Sanderson, the youngest of the three Sanderson Sisters.
  • Juju Journey Brener as young Sarah Sanderson
  • Doug Jones as Billy Butcherson, a former lover of Winifred. 
  • Whitney Peak as Becca, a high-school student and aspiring witch who accidentally conjures the Sanderson Sisters.
  • Lilia Buckingham as Cassie Traske, a popular classmate and former friend of Becca and Izzy. 
  • Hannah Waddingham as The Witch, a mysterious and sinister woman.
  • Tony Hale as Jefry Traske, the Mayor of Salem and father of Cassie.
  • Sam Richardson as Gilbert. He is the owner of the Olde Salem Magic Shoppe

Screenplay By: Jen D’Angelo

Story By:

  • David Kirschner
  • Blake Harris
  • Jen D’Angelo

Production Companies:

  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • David Kirschner Productions

Distributed By: Disney+

Release Date: September 30, 2022

Country: United States

Language: English


Firstly, The forthcoming American spooky comedy movie Hocus Pocus 2 will be directed by Anne Fletcher, written by Jen D’Angelo, and made by Walt Disney Pictures. It’s a follow-up to the 1993 movie Hocus Pocus, and it stars Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, and Doug Jones in their original characters, along with Whitney Peak, Lilia Buckingham, Belissa Escobedo, Hannah Waddingham, Tony Hale, and Sam Richardson in new ones.

hocus pocus 2

The movie is expected to premiere on Disney+ on September 30, 2022, and shooting began there in October 2021. Three high school students are forced to work together 29 years after the events of Hocus Pocus (1993) to stop the Sanderson sisters, who have returned to the modern Salem.