Friday, September 23, 2022

Netflix Announces Premiere Date for New Drama 'Wednesday' Starring Jenna Ortega

Netflix has today announced the premiere date for its upcoming original drama series Wednesday starring Jenna Ortega.

All 8 episodes of the first season will be available on Wednesday, November 23.

The sleuthing, supernaturally infused mystery charts Wednesday Addams' (Ortega) years as a student at Nevermore Academy, where she attempts to master her emerging psychic ability, thwart a monstrous killing spree that has terrorized the local town, and solve the murder mystery that embroiled her parents 25 years ago - all while navigating her new and very tangled relationships at Nevermore.

In addition to Ortega, the drama stars Gwendoline Christie, Jamie McShane, Percy Hynes White, Hunter Doohan, Emma Myers, Joy Sunday, Naomi J. Ogawa, Moosa Mostafa, Georgie Farmer, Riki Lindhome and Christina Ricci.

Guest stars include Catherine Zeta-Jones, Luis Guzm√°n, Isaac Ordonez, Iman Marson, Lucius Hoyos, Victor Teodor Dorobantu, Calum Ross and Luyanda Unati Lewis-Nyawo.

Alfred Gough and Miles Millar created the drama. They executive produce with Steve Stark, Andrew Mittman, Kevin Miserocchi, Kayla Alpert, Jonathan Glickman, Gail Berman, Tommy Harper, Kevin Lafferty and director Tim Burton.