A magical position! Nicole Kidman shared the last word throwback to mark the twenty third anniversary of Practical Magic.
The actress, now 54, performed Gillian Owens alongside Sandra Bullock, who performed her sister, Sally, within the movie. The Owens witches are all cursed, so the boys they love die tragically. After Gillian by chance kills her abusive boyfriend Jimmy (Goran Visnjic), she returns dwelling to get some magical assist.
Practical Magic, primarily based on the guide by Alice Hoffman, hit theaters on October 16, 1998. Though it wasn’t precisely a blockbuster, it has since grow to be a cult basic and important Halloween viewing.
“Wishing you all a virtually magical weekend! ✨🔮 #PracticalMagic Anniversary,” the Australia native captioned an Instagram put up on Saturday, October 16. The carousel included eight photographs that confirmed off the height ’90s vogue developments.
Bullock, now 57, reminisced with Kidman about the film on the 2018 Oscars once they bumped into one another on the pink carpet. The Miss Congeniality star mentioned she’d been discussing their witchy flick earlier that day.
“We had been speaking about after we shot [Practical Magic] collectively, and I requested her to get the tequila and he or she got here again with the mistaken tequila, however we drank it anyway,” Bullock mentioned.
The Owens witches famously loved downing margaritas, and it appears the forged favored to take pleasure in some libations when the cameras weren’t rolling too.
Kidman, who has been married to Keith Urban since 2006, added, “I like that movie!”
She even performed Practical Magic for her youthful daughters, Sunday, 13, and Faith, 10, a number of years in the past.
“I confirmed that movie to my children. It’s somewhat above their [level of understanding] — simply a number of the stuff,” the Big Little Lies star defined. “We’re actually good sisters.”
The Bird Box actress agreed. “I believe we’re. And we’re actually good drinkers too!” she joked.
Practical Magic additionally starred Stockard Channing and Dianne Wiest as quirky aunts whereas Evan Rachel Wood performed Bullock’s eldest daughter, Kylie, in one among her early roles. Aidan Quinn, Mark Feuerstein, Chloe Webb and Margo Martindale additionally starred within the romantic dramedy, directed by Griffin Dunne.
The impromptu 2018 reunion precipitated loads of buzz amongst followers, however no plans for a Practical Magic sequel with the unique stars have been talked about. However, HBO Max ordered a prequel TV collection in August 2019. The Rules of Magic, primarily based on the prequel Hoffman wrote, takes place within the Sixties and follows the kooky aunts seen in Practical Magic. Franny and Jet go to their very own aunt to know who they are surely and easy methods to stay with the Owens’ household curse.
Jessica Jones present runner Melissa Rosenberg signed on for the collection when it was first revealed, however no updates have been introduced.
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