Witches: Madeleine Mantock will be the third sister in the tv series reboot
The Wrap announces that Madeleine Mantock (Casualty, The Tomorrow People, Edge of Tomorrow) will be one of the stars of the Witches, the reboot of the tv series aired from 1998 to 2006, in the role of Macy, a brilliant geneticist who will remain upset when she discovers the existence of the world and the supernatural.
Deadline announces that Sarah Jeffery (Shades of Blue) will be one of the stars of the Witches, the reboot of the tv series aired from 1998 to 2006, in the role of Madison, described as an athletic student, eighteen-year-old (practice pilates and is a cheerleader) that want to enter into a brotherhood. Madison is the opposite of Mel, his sister, a feminist, and want to integrate. Madison is orripilata by the idea of being a witch. It has the power to hear the thoughts of people.
Mel will be played by Melonie Diaz (Next stop Fruitvale Station). Madison will be played by Sarah Jeffery (Shades of Blue). In the cast of the figure also Sir Darius Blain in the role of the boyfriend of Macy's.
The CW has ordered the pilot for the tv series reboot of the Witches that will be produced by Jennie Snyder Urman (creator and showrunner of Jane the Virgin) and from executive producer Ben Silverman. The pilot will be directed by Brad Silberling (Lemony Snicket's A series of unfortunate events).
The new screenplay, written by O'toole and Rardin, based on a subject of Urman, is set in the present. It will be “a reboot, fun, intense, and feminist from the original series, which focused on the three sisters in high school who discover they are witches. Between the battles with demons, supernatural, and the conflict with the patriarchate, and the family ties, the work of a witch never ends.”
The original series, created by Constance M. Burge, was in the cast Shannen Doherty, Holly Marie Combs, Alyssa Milano, Rose McGowan and Kaley Cuoco.
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