Bette Midler teases potential ‘Hocus Pocus 3’

Maintain onto your broomsticks, we could possibly be “working amok” for a 3rd time!

Stars of the upcoming Disney+ movie “Hocus Pocus 2,” the sequel to the 1993 cult traditional, revealed their ideas a couple of potential third installment within the “Hocus Pocus” sequence throughout the Tuesday premiere.

Bette Midler and Sarah Jessica Parker informed Leisure Weekly that they might like to proceed enjoying the witchy Sanderson Sisters who terrorize present-day Salem, Massachusetts.

“I’m envious of different actors who’ve franchises, and I hoped for a sequel to ‘First Wives Membership’, however we by no means bought that,” Midler, 76, mentioned. “After 30 years with no sequel to ‘Hocus Pocus,’ I’ve all the time been envious of people that get to do their favourite character greater than as soon as.”

“The truth that we bought to do that lastly, after 30 years of selling the concept, I’m glad we bought to do it. I’d like to have a franchise — particularly a personality I like enjoying.”

Kathy Najimy, 65, mentioned that whereas she is grateful to return within the sequel, she believes that Anne Fletcher’s sequel “pulled each story you might pull out of this” sequence — although she’s going to “by no means say by no means” to a trilogy.

Parker, 57, additionally spoke about the potential for an animated sequel, an thought floated by Najimy.

Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, all confirmed that they would be interested in doing a third installment of "Hocus Pocus."
Sarah Jessica Parker, Bette Midler and Kathy Najimy revealed some curiosity in doing a 3rd installment of “Hocus Pocus.”
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“Kathy had a good suggestion that the third one ought to be animated. That may be cool and a sensible thought. It’s enjoyable, humorous, and could possibly be attention-grabbing and progressive, like old school or new [animation],” mentioned the “And Simply Like That” actress.

“After all, I’d be joyful to have a dialog [for a third film], it simply will depend on what Kathy and Bette need!”

The Put up has reached out to Midler, Parker and Najimy for remark.

All three star expressed their gratitude of doing a  sequel nearly 30 years after the original film premiered.
All three star expressed their gratitude for doing a sequel almost 30 years after the unique movie premiered.
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Over the weekend, Midler additionally revealed that individuals have been singing the mistaken lyrics to the long-lasting track, “I Put a Spell on You.”

The “Seashores” actress posted an Instagram picture as her “Hocus Pocus” character Winifred Sanderson to hype up the sequel, captioned with the misspoken lyrics.

“Hi there, sailors,” wrote Midler.

Bette Midler (Center) revealed in an instagram post that we have been singing the lyrics to the iconic "I put a spell on you" wrong.
Bette Midler (heart) revealed that followers have been singing the lyrics to the long-lasting track incorrectly.
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“My identify’s Winifred, what’s yours?”

The revelation solid a surprising spell on “Hocus Pocus” followers who lengthy believed the lyric was “Salem” referencing the city the place the movie takes place.

“Wait… it’s sailors not Salem,” commented one consumer.

“I used to be right now years previous after I realized she says ‘Sailors’ as a substitute of ‘Salem,’” mentioned one other.

“Hocus Pocus 2” will fly onto Disney+ on September 30.

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