Doug Jones News

Get Doug Jones Email Alerts

Be the first to get news, photos, videos & more.

Review: INTO THE WOODS at White Theatre
by Alan Portner - Oct 31, 2023

Imagine the Grimm bedtime stories presented on steroids buttressed by the occasional homage to animated motion picture favorites.  This is the basic recipe for “Into The Woods,” an imaginative and odd musical mashup of the Grimm’s tales with music, libretto, and lyrics from Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine performed at the Jewish Community Center’s fine White Theatre.

Lewis & Shirley White Theatre Opens 2023-24 Season With Sondheim Classic INTO THE WOODS
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 21, 2023

The Lewis & Shirley White Theatre at The Jewish Community Center will open the 2023-24 season with Stephen Sondheim's 'Into The Woods.'

HOCUS POCUS 3 In the Works at Disney
by Michael Major - Jun 5, 2023

A third Hocus Pocus film is in the works! Sean Bailey, president of Walt Disney Studios Motion Picture Production, confirmed that a third film will be happening. Hocus Pocus stars Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy, with the sequel featuring Sam Richardson, Tony Hale, Hannah Waddingham, and more.

HOCUS POCUS 2 Is the Biggest Film Premiere on Disney+ Domestically to Date
by Michael Major - Oct 4, 2022

“Hocus Pocus 2” stars Bette Midler (“The First Wives Club,” “Beaches”), Sarah Jessica Parker (“Sex and the City,” “Divorce”), Kathy Najimy (“Sister Act,” “Younger”), Sam Richardson (“The Tomorrow War”), Doug Jones (“The Shape of Water”), Whitney Peak (“Gossip Girl”), and more. Watch a new video clip from the movie now!

Interview: Doug Jones & Sam Richardson Talk Honoring HOCUS POCUS Fans Through New Sequel
by Michael Major - Sep 30, 2022

Doug Jones has returned as Billy Butcherson for Hocus Pocus 2 and joining him in the film is Sam Richardson, who plays the new character of Gilbert. Watch BroadwayWorld's new video interview with Jones and Richardson as they discuss what to expect from the new and returning characters, Hocus Pocus' die-hard fans, the film's legacy, and more.

Wake Up With BWW 9/30: HOCUS POCUS Musical in the Works, MERRILY Casting, and More!
by - Sep 30, 2022

Top stories include full casting for Merrily We Roll Along at New York Theatre Workshop, plus a musical adaptation of Hocus Pocus in the works, a clip of Idina Menzel embracing her Elphaba roots, and more!

Review Roundup: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker & More Return For HOCUS POCUS 2 on Disney+
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2022

Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy return to their original roles in “Hocus Pocus 2,” which also stars Hannah Waddingham, Sam Richardson, Doug Jones, and more. Before the film's debut on Disney+, check out what critics have been saying about the highly-anticipated sequel!

Broadway-Aimed HOCUS POCUS Musical Adaptation in the Works
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2022

A musical adaption of Hocus Pocus might be coming to Broadway. The original film's producer, David Kirschner, has revealed that a stage adaption of the cult classic is in the works. Directed by Kenny Ortega, the original film starred Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy.

Photos: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker & the HOCUS POCUS 2 Cast Hit the Red Carpet
by Michael Major - Sep 28, 2022

Check out photos of Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Sam Richardson, Doug Jones, Tony Hale, Froy Gutierrez, Whitney Peak, Belissa Escobedo, Lilia Buckingham, Taylor Henderson, Nina Kitchen, Juju Brenner, Kahmora Hall, and Ginger Minj at the Hocus Pocus 2 premiere and guests Kristin Chenoweth, Sunny Hostin, and Ralph Macchio.

The Academy Museum to Celebrate First Anniversary With THE WIZ Screening
by Michael Major - Sep 27, 2022

Director Sidney Lumet followed a string of Oscar®-winning 1970s classics with this lavish adaptation of the popular Broadway musical The Wiz, noted for its lively score and all-Black cast.  The Academy Museum’s first anniversary screening of The Wiz will feature live dance performances by the Debbie Allen Dance Studio youth performers.

Wake Up With BWW 9/15: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Extends, and More!
by - Sep 15, 2022

Top stories include an extension for the off-Broadway production of Merrily We Roll Along, starring Daniel Radcliffe, Jonathan Groff, and Lindsay Mendez. Plus, new cast members will join The Lion King tour, and more!

The Disney Bundle Announces Halloween Streaming Lineup
by Michael Major - Sep 14, 2022

This year, Hulu’s iconic “Huluween,” now in its fifth year, and Disney+’s “Hallowstream” celebration make the Disney Bundle the ultimate destination for every kind of Halloween viewer, whether you’re looking for scares, sass, or even sports. Check out the complete lineup from Hulu, Disney+, and ESPN!

VIDEO: The Sanderson Sisters Take Flight in New HOCUS POCUS 2 Clip
by Michael Major - Sep 14, 2022

Disney+ has shared the first official video clip from the highly-anticipated Hocus Pocus 2. Watch below as the Sanderson Sisters, played by Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy, take flight for the first time in 29 years. The new film will also feature Hannah Waddingham, Sam Richardson, Doug Jones, Whitney Peak, and more.

Video: The Sanderson Sisters Return In New HOCUS POCUS 2 Trailer
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 9, 2022

Disney's original live-action comedy 'Hocus Pocus 2' is set to debut on September 30, 2022, exclusively on Disney+ as a part of the streaming service's Hallowstream celebration.

Disney+ desvela el póster de EL RETORNO DE LAS BRUJAS 2
by Juan-Jose Gonzalez - Aug 31, 2022

La comedia con Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker y Kathy Najimy como las hermanas Sanderson se estrena el 30 de septiembre.

Photo: Disney+ Debuts New HOCUS POCUS 2 Film Poster
by Michael Major - Aug 30, 2022

Check out the new photo poster for the haunting sequel to the Halloween classic for a new look at Bette Midler (“The First Wives Club,” “Beaches”), Sarah Jessica Parker (“Sex and the City,” “Divorce”), and Kathy Najimy (“Sister Act,” “Younger”) as the delightfully wicked Sanderson sisters.

VIDEO: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker & Kathy Najimy React to HOCUS POCUS 2 Teaser Trailer
by Michael Major - Jun 29, 2022

Disney+ has shared a video of Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy reacting to the new teaser trailer for Hocus Pocus 2. In the highly-anticipated sequel, it's been 29 years since someone lit the Black Flame Candle and resurrected the 17th-century sisters, and they are looking for revenge.

Photos/Video: First Look at HOCUS POCUS 2, Premiering on Disney+ in September
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2022

An all new trailer and photos have been released for for the highly anticipated Disney+ Original movie “Hocus Pocus 2,” which will reunite Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy! Learn more about the film here!

Film Actor Doug Jones Joins Otherworld Theatre for PORTAL-PROV and More
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 29, 2022

Otherworld Theatre Company, the premier sci-fi and fantasy theatrical production company in North America, today announced that Doug Jones (STAR TREK DISCOVERY, PAN'S LABYRINTH, the upcoming NOSFERATU) will appear at the venue at 3914 N. Clark St. on Sunday, April 10, 2022, participating in several of Otherworld's signature programs. 

DRAG RACE Star Ginger Minj to Appear in HOCUS POCUS 2
by Michael Major - Mar 14, 2022

Ginger Minj shot a scene for the film in November of 2020. The scene reportedly involved three drag queens dressed up as the three Sanderson sisters, including Minj impersonating Bette Midler's character of Winifred Sanderson. The film also includes Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Hannah Waddingham, and more.

Get Doug Jones Email Alerts

Be the first to get news, photos, videos & more.

Videos