Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Sister Act 2:
Back in the Habit
Sister Act 2 Back in the Habit film poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byBill Duke
Produced by
Written by
Based onCharacters
by Joseph Howard
Music by
CinematographyOliver Wood
Edited by
Distributed byBuena Vista Pictures
Release date
  • December 10, 1993 (1993-12-10)
Running time
107 minutes[1]
CountryUnited States
Budget$38 million[2]
Box office$57.3 million (US)[3]

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit is a 1993 American musical comedy film loosely based on the life of Crenshaw High School choir instructor Iris Stevenson and starring Whoopi Goldberg. Directed by Bill Duke, and released by Touchstone Pictures, it is the sequel to the successful 1992 film Sister Act. Most of the original cast reprise their roles in the sequel, including Maggie Smith, Kathy Najimy, Wendy Makkena, and Mary Wickes.[4][5]

  1. ^ "SISTER ACT 2 : BACK IN THE HABIT (PG)". British Board of Film Classification. December 20, 1993. Archived from the original on October 14, 2019. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  2. ^ Jones, Vanessa (January 7, 1994). "'Sister Act 2' May Become Breakthrough For Filmmaker". Sun-Sentinel. Retrieved September 25, 2014.
  3. ^ "Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Retrieved May 29, 2017.
  4. ^ Dutka, Elaine (December 5, 1993). "Back to School for Inspiration : How necessity and compromise turned 'The Iris Stevenson Story'--a drama about a passionately committed Crenshaw High School music teacher--into 'Sister Act 2'". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 12, 2011.
  5. ^ Billiter, Bill (December 9, 1993). "Chapman Choir Gets Its 'Sister Act' Together : Movies: Singers cast on short notice for the Whoopi Goldberg sequel. The experience is divine". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 12, 2011.