Ahead of this week’s particular reunion, unique Hocus Pocus actor Doug Jones is again in the costume and make-up as the undead Billy Butcherson. On Oct. 30, Bette Midler will host a Hocus Pocus cast reunion, bringing alongside her fellow Sanderson sisters Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy. The occasion had additionally been promising different particular company to look for the reunion, and taking to social media, Jones revealed that he might be part of the festivities by posting a video of himself dressed up as Billy.
“Didn’t count on to see me in this make-up once more, did you?” Doug Jones says in the clip, joined by his unique make-up artist Tony Gardner. Jones additionally mentions the Hocus Pocus reunion occasion and tells viewers that tickets are actually on sale.
The occasion is formally referred to as In Search of the Sanderson Sisters: A Hocus Pocus Hulaween Takeover. Previously, Midler teased the reunion of the Sanderson siblings by posting a photograph of herself alongside Parker and Najimy with all three in their witch outfits. Elvira, the Mistress of the Dark is internet hosting the occasion, and a few of the different many visitor stars introduced to look embody Jamie Lee Curtis, Meryl Streep, John Stamos, Glenn Close, Billy Crystal, Adam Lambert, and Jennifer Hudson. “Surprise” company are additionally teased, that means we could possibly be seeing a number of different Hocus Pocus stars.
This will really be a one-time-only occasion, and your solely likelihood to see it will likely be to tune in stay. It is scheduled to start streaming on the night of Friday, Oct. 30, from 8:00 p.m. to 9:05 p.m. EDT. You can’t pause or rewind the video, so if you are going to be late, you may be lacking out. There are additionally no plans for the reunion to later be uploaded to launched on-line or elsewhere in the longer term, so there might be no other ways to observe it after Friday. The broadcast might be streamed worldwide and can provide closed captions in English.
Still, if you’re unable to take a look at the digital reunion, that does not imply you will not be seeing the Sanderson sisters again collectively once more. Midler has lately confirmed that each one three witches might be coming again for Hocus Pocus 2 on Disney+, reprising their roles from the unique film. As of now, solely Midler, Parker, and Najimy have been reportedly added to the cast, so it is nonetheless unclear if Jones or every other fan favorites will even be returning. Adam Shankman directs the sequel utilizing a screenplay written by Jen D’Angelo. A launch date hasn’t but been introduced for the brand new film.
Proceeds from Midler’s Hocus Pocus reunion for this Friday will straight profit the New York Restoration Project (NYRP). Founded by Midler in 1995, the nonprofit has been working to revive neighborhood parks in want of consideration all through New York City. Tickets will price $10, which appears very reasonably priced given the exclusivity of the occasion. Merchandise can also be being offered on the web site. You can buy your ticket now for In Search of the Sanderson Sisters: A Hocus Pocus Hulaween Takeover on the official web site for the New York Restoration Project.