Netflix is placing a variety of advertising muscle behind Wednesday, hyping it as certainly one of their large fall premieres. The brand new present is an replace of The Addams Household targeted on the brood’s daughter, now a bit older than the model of the character who has usually appeared in Addams Household films, cartoons, and comics. It’s additionally the primary TV present directed by director Tim Burton. (Smallville’s Alfred Gough and Miles Millar function the sequence’ creators and showrunners.)
The present has been within the works for the whereas, however Netflix lastly simply introduced whenever you’ll get to see it. The present will premiere on streaming on November 23. Right here is the brand new Wednesday, Jenna Ortega, speaking about her character:
Wednesday is at the moment an adolescent, and we have by no means seen her as an adolescent earlier than. Her snarky, snide remarks may not essentially sound as charming after they’re coming from anyone who ought to in all probability know higher than a 10-year-old lady. That was a balancing act. We didn’t wish to make her sound like each different teenage lady, however we additionally didn’t wish to make her too ignorant. And we have by no means seen her on display this a lot. Another time you’ve got seen Wednesday, she’s been the one-liner, the tip of a joke, she all the time hits it, and I believe that is what individuals actually love about her. However on this present, each scene is Wednesday.
For those who missed it the primary time round, right here is the present’s trailer:
And right here is the sequence’ official synopsis:
From the creativeness of Tim Burton, WEDNESDAY is a sleuthing, supernaturally infused thriller charting Wednesday Addams’ years as a scholar at Nevermore Academy, the place she makes an attempt to grasp her rising psychic potential, thwart a monstrous killing spree that has terrorized the native city, and resolve the homicide thriller that embroiled her mother and father 25 years in the past — all whereas navigating her new and really tangled relationships at Nevermore. Snap snap.
Wednesday premieres on Netflix on November 23. Count on extra information concerning the present at Netflix’s upcoming Tudum on-line fan occasion on Saturday, September 24.
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