The Sanderson Sisters weren’t the only ones brought back to the land of the living for her hocus pocus 2. Disney’s long-awaited sequel has brought fans back to the magical city of Salem 29 years after the original hocus pocus release, and the film brought with it the return of beloved zombie Billy Bucherson. Once again, Billy Bucherson has risen from the dead on an adventure, and actor Doug Jones has been waiting a long time to hear this news.
Jones recently spoke with collider About Billy Bucherson hocus pocus return. The actor revealed that he always thought Billy deserved more of the story, and that he had long hoped to bring the character back for another movie.
“I’ve been asked, in many interviews over the years, and I’ve been acting for 36 years now, is there one character I’ve played that I’d love to visit again? Billy Boucherson has always been my number one answer,” Jones said. “There were more layers for him and I wanted more backstory. When you have a career like mine, and you stick with a lot of rubber and gum and contact lenses and mechanics, and you can’t go to the bathroom with your claws on your hand, I don’t always look forward to going to work because I know the day when But Billy was a human figure, with a sense of humor, a goof, a fun, family-friendly vibe, who was headed toward a happy ending. It all made going to work a pleasure. I thought, “I want to do it again.”
Not only did Jones love playing the character of Billy, but he also loved many of the actors he worked with in the original film. He will never miss an opportunity to work with the Sanderson Sisters again.
Jones continued, “When that call came, I was excited to do it all again. I’ve met again with Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimi, who has been so dreamy.” “The difference between my 30 years working with them is that I was amazed the first time. I was a huge fan of Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimi, cathy and mo . show And the Sister’s Law, at that time. They were all huge in my world. I was just like, ‘I can’t believe I’m in the same place with these guys. Oh my gosh!’ Going back, you’ll never lose your passion for the stars, really, or not. I was still like, “Oh, my God, here they are again.” But now, 30 years on, my career is gone, and thank God, I’ve been Very fortunate with what happened in my life and that they treated me and we interacted more as peers.This was a huge difference that I noticed, and I was very happy with.We are all over 30 and have matured and experienced a lot of life in that time so there was a lot to talk about On set. She was really great.”
hocus pocus 2 It is now streaming on Disney+.