What will Netflix's Wednesday Adams be about?
As you can likely guess, the narrative explores one of the key members of the fictional Addams Family, Wednesday. But she's not the only one bringing her dark flair to the screen. Expect to see familiar characters including Mortia and Gomez, as well as Wednesday's brother Pugsley.
Per Netflix, the show will be a "sleuthing, supernaturally infused mystery charting Wednesday Addams' years as a student at Nevermore Academy."
In the eight-part series, a violent killing spree in the local town will incite Wednesday to attempt to master her psychic abilities and thwart the terrorisers.
All the while, Wednesday will try to "solve the supernatural mystery that embroiled her parents 25 years ago—all while navigating her new and very tangled relationships at Nevermore."
Who is in the cast of Wednesday Addams?
The iconic role of Wednesday, formerly depicted by Christina Ricci will go to 18-year-old up-and-comer Jenna Ortega, who also starred in chilling Netflix series, You as well as black comedy horror film, The Babysitter: Killer Queen.
Joining her is Catherine Zeta-Jones as mum Morticia, while Luis Guzmán will star as Gomez Addams.
Directing the series is dark-twisted-drama genius Tim Burton, who'll no doubt bring the necessary quirky spook to the series he's so famous for.
When will Wednesday Addams be released in Australia?
While we've no official release date yet, its cast list has only just begun drip-feeding to the public. This suggests it'll be a while yet untill we see the show drop on Netflix.
That said, some fans have speculated that October 2022 might be an apt time to release the series, Halloween anyone?