Practical Magic is a romance fantasy 1998 movie based on a novel written by Alice Hoffman of the same name. The movie is directed by Griffin Dunne and became a halloween hit during the 90s. The movie cast members include Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman, Dianne West, Stockard Channing, and Aidan Quinn. Let us take a look at what are the cast members of this 1998 movie up to now. The story follows two sisters Sally and Gillian, belonging to the Owen family, and their magical talents.
Sandra Bullock played the role of Sally Owen in the movie Practical Magic (1998). Sister to Gillian, unlike Gillian, Sally is a stable-headed person. After the death of their mother, the sisters are left with no choice and have to live with their witchy aunts. Sandra Bullock is as popular as she was in the 90s. After her movie Practical Magic she starred in many films such as Ocean’s 8, The Blind Side, Miss Congeniality, Bird Box, which have solidified her career.
Nicole Kidman played the role of Gillian Owens, Sally’s sister. The girls grow up under their aunts’ watch, and hence while growing up, Gillian turns rebellious. There was this Owens’ family curse on any boy they fall in love with. Inspite of it, Gillian listens to her heart and finds her love interest in Jimmy. Practical Magic is said to be Nicole Kidman’s one of the popular films. Even after that, she starred in a lot of movies like Big Little Lies, Eyes Wide Shut. She just wrapped up on Netflix’s The Prom and is also starred in a series named Nine Perfect Strangers.
Stockard Channing played the role of Gillian and Sally’s aunt Frances in the movie. Though Frances was cold-hearted and rude sometimes, she gave her best to raise the girls. Now she is 76 years old. Her last character was in the 2017 movie The Guest Book.
Dianne West played the role of the other aunt, Aunt Bridget. Unlike Aunt Francis, she is quite polite and loving towards the girls. She taught both Gillian and Sally about their powers and how to use them. She also taught them about their family’s history. Dianne, unlike in Practical Magic, played other comedy and drama roles in different movies. She played as Joan in Life in Pieces. She also starred thriller In Treatment as Dr. Toll. And in Let Them Talk, a 2020 movie.
Aidan Quinn plays the role of Gary Hallet, an intelligent investigator. Quinn has been acting even after the movie Practical Magic and continues to act. He also starred in movies like Elementary, The American Guest, and Change in the Air.
Goran Visnjic plays the role of Jimmy Angelov in the film. Jimmy’s character is a drunk person who ill-treats Gillian after she falls for him because of his looks and charm. He plays the villain in the film. Visnjic played an amazing role as a villain and continues to act. He has appeared in The Boys, Severed Silence, and The Brides.