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Hocus Pocus 2: Bette Midler and Kathy Najimy tell us they're ready to 'eat children' in the sequel

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Kathy Najimy, Bette Midler and Sarah Jessica Parker in Hocus Pocus 2.
Kathy Najimy, Bette Midler and Sarah Jessica Parker in Hocus Pocus 2.
Photo: Matt Kennedy/© 2022 Disney Enterprises, Inc

News24's Bashiera Parker sat in on a global press conference for Disney's Hocus Pocus 2 with stars Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy, Lilia Buckingham, Belissa Escobedo, Whitney Peak, Doug Jones, Sam Richardson, as well as director Anne Fletcher, and producers Adam Shankman and Lynn Harris.

The sequel comes 29 years after the first film, which director Anne Fletcher calls a "sort of perennial", while Midler and Najimy talk sisterhood and bringing their characters back in the 21st Century.

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