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Posted Friday 2/23/18 at 1:50AM EST
Netflix's Sabrina series casts Richard Coyle as the main villain
The Coupling and Covert Affairs alum will play the "ruthless and ambitious" Father Blackwood, the "High Priest of the Church of Night and Dean of the Academy of the Unseen Arts."
Posted Tuesday 2/20/18 at 9:05PM EST
Miranda Otto to play Aunt Zelda on the Netflix's Sabrina series
The Homeland and 24: Legacy alum will play the "proud and devout" Zelda Spellman in the TV series based on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina comic books. "She is the family’s disciplinarian, fiercely protective of Sabrina and very much Cain to Hilda’s Abel," reads a description of her character.
Posted Friday 2/16/18 at 2:13PM EST
The Office UK alum Lucy Davis cast on Netflix's Sabrina series
She'll play Hilda Spellman, the more nurturing of Sabrina's two witch aunts, succeeding in the role played by Caroline Rhea on Sabrina the Teenage Witch.
Posted Thursday 2/15/18 at 9:04PM EST
Kat Dennings to star on ABC sitcom pilot based on the book and blog How May We Hate You
The 2 Broke Girls alum was said to be one of the most sought-after actresses this pilot season. Dennings will don a "plastic smile" and play a guest-service associate at a fancy resort on the untitled comedy pilot based on Justin Noble's blog and book about guest-service associates at a high-end resort.
Posted Friday 2/09/18 at 3:08PM EST
The first photo from Netflix's Sabrina series is of Salem the cat
“Ladies and gentlemen, meet #Greendale’s latest resident. All hail, Salem!” tweeted Riverdale showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. Aguirre-Sacasa is also leading the new and still-untitled Sabrina series, based on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina comic book series.
Posted Wednesday 2/07/18 at 9:09PM EST
Melissa Joan Hart is “indifferent” to Netflix’s Sabrina remake, but she thinks “they’re doing it in a smart way”
“People kept asking for it, and they were already doing Riverdale, so I guess it made sense,” says the former Sabrina the Teenage Witch star. “I think they’re doing it in a smart way — change it up, don’t make it the same. If you’re going to do the same show, it probably would fall on its face, but I think what they’re doing is probably the smartest way to reboot something.”
Posted Monday 2/05/18 at 3:25PM EST
Sabrina gets a best friend in Netflix’s Riverdale spinoff
Jaz Sinclair will star opposite Kiernan Shipka, playing her best friend on the Netflix teen drama based on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.
Posted Monday 1/08/18 at 7:47AM EST
CW boss explains why the new Sabrina series ended up on Netflix
The untitled adaptation based on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina was supposed to serve as a companion to Riverdale, penned by Riverdale boss Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. But CW president Mark Pedowitz says: “There was opportunity that Warners had that Netflix made them a two-season offer. We understood that, and I wish Roberto and everybody really well as far as that goes. We have great development in Charmed and a number of other shows, so we’ll muddle through it.”
Posted Friday 1/05/18 at 6:37PM EST
Mad Men’s Kiernan Shipka cast as the new Sabrina the Teenage Witch on Netflix
The 18-year-old actress will take on the role of Sabrina Spellman in the untitled series based on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina comic books from Riverdale creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. Netflix describes the new, darker Sabrina as “an empowered young woman, half-human, half-witch, (who) is just beginning her dark education as a sorceress, even as she tries to maintain a normal life as a sophomore at Baxter High. Intelligent, compassionate and brave to the point of recklessness, Sabrina is all that stands between us and the forces of darkness that threaten our world.”
Posted Friday 12/22/17 at 11:25PM EST
Riverdale creator: We’re getting back to basics in the second half of Season 2
“The second half of season 2 gets back to a little bit of Riverdale basics, which is focused on stories at the school, kind of getting back in deep on the relationships and the friendships,” says showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. ALSO: Aguirre-Sacasa revealed Sabrina concept art.
Posted Thursday 12/21/17 at 10:23PM EST
Check out the character breakdowns for Netflix’s Sabrina series
The TV series based on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina graphic novel isn’t looking for a person of any specific ethnicity to play the title role.
Posted Wednesday 12/13/17 at 2:42AM EST
Sabrina audition tapes, leaked?
Two clips of actresses reportedly auditioning for Netflix’s Riverdale spinoff based on the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina comic book have hit the internet. The two actresses were auditioning to play Aunt Hilda, a role played by Caroline Rhea on the Sabrina the Teenage Witch sitcom.
Posted Wednesday 12/06/17 at 2:18PM EST
Why Sabrina ended up on Netflix instead of The CW
On Netflix, Warner Brothers will be able to maintain 100% ownership of the Riverdale offshoot. If the new Sabrina ended up on The CW, WB would have to share ownership and profits with CBS.
Posted Friday 12/01/17 at 4:01PM EST
Sabrina the Teenage Witch series ends up at Netflix with a two-season order — not The CW
The untitled Riverdale off-shoot based on the The Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina Archie Comics graphic novel was originally intended as a companion to Riverdale on The CW. Riverdale creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, who serves as chief creative officer of Archie Comics, also penned the Sabrina series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the casting search to find the new Sabrina will begin anew because of the new destination.
Posted Monday 10/30/17 at 8:01AM EDT
Sabrina the Teenage Witch cast reunites, discuss CW’s plans for a “darker” Sabrina spinoff
Melissa Joan Hart, Nick Bakay and Caroline Rhea were among the former cast members who reunited at L.A. Comic Con over the weekend. And one of the hot topics was The CW's planned revival of the Sabrina character. “I think our show was about magic and family,” Hart said of the potential spinoff, “and I think the new one — it sounds like, I have no idea — but the new one is going to be more about witchcraft, dark stuff. I think it sounds more Buffy the Vampire Slayer than it does Sabrina, so I think it will appeal to a different kind of audience and be a totally different show.”