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Beetlejuice sequel may happen, says Winona

Beetlejuice sequel may happen, says Winona

It was one of the biggest films of the 1980s, and 25 years after it’s release, Beetlejuice star Winona Ryder says a sequel might be on the cards.

“I’m kind of sworn to secrecy, but it sounds like it might be happening,” Winona (42) told The Daily Beast.

The film – which also stars Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis and Michael Keaton, in the title role – made Winona a household name.

Tim Burton is said to be directing the film and Michael is also claimed to be on-board.

“It’s not a remake,” Winona told the website. “It’s 27 years later. And I have to say, I love Lydia [Deetz, her character] so much. She was such a huge part of me.

“[It’s] one of those movies where little kids stop me [to talk about it],” she added.

“I’m so associated with it. I think it gave me my career. I was such a weird looking kid.”

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