Sorry, guys: Tina Fey is not making a ‘Hocus Pocus’ sequel

Tina Fey  arrives on the red carpet for the 84th Annual Academy Awards on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO Joe KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)
Look, we’re not saying it would be a bad idea if she did want to make another “Hocus Pocus.” Just in case she’s thinking about it.
Credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images

Despite a wealth of Internet rumors to the contrary and your own personal desire for it to be the case, Tina Fey will not be making a “Hocus Pocus” sequel. The confusion seems to have stemmed from the world’s totally understandable interest in seeing Bette Midler play a witch again and the fact that Fey is, in fact, working on a witch movie. Just not that witch movie.

Fey’s project is for Disney and will involve her potentially producing and starring. The Hollywood Reporter suggests the movie will have a “Ghostbusters tone,” so maybe the next rumor will have Fey writing the ever-potential “Ghostbusters” sequel. Actually, that sounds pretty fun.

As long as nobody gets any funny ideas about making a sequel to the Angelica Huston-starring “The Witches” (you know, the most terrifying movie ever made), we’ll be on board.



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