The Addams Family is a renowned cartoon that has been adopted into many media like cartoons, movies, etc. It was created by cartoonist Charles Addams, and this comic is considered one of the most influential pieces of the art form that inspired many genres. There have been multiple films of this franchise as well as tv shows, and it has a dedicated fan base that is very active. It revolves around the Addam family and their endeavors. Their family consists of many characters, one of which is Wednesday, who is getting a tv series. Wednesday is a horror-comedy tv series that is based on the character of Wednesday Addams of The Addams Family.
It is been directed by Tim Burton, and the executive producers are Alfred Gough, Miles Millar, Tim Burton, Gail Berman, Kayla Alpert, Steve Stark, Jonathan Glickman, and Andrew Mittman. Danny Elfman handled the original theme and score. In October 2020, the project was in infancy, and the production was handled by MGM Television. The show will have a total of 9 episodes which was reported by Netflix. The tv series is supposed to be a coming-of-age supernatural mystery comedy that will only focus on Wednesday Addams.
The story of the show revolves around Wednesday as she attends high school at Nevermore Academy. She has done so to master her psychic powers, but along her journey, there is a monster that is killing the people of the town, and she has to stop it. Moreover, Wednesday has to solve a supernatural mystery that is related to her family, which has affected them for 25 years and at the same time make new relationships. A very great premise that will be driven forward by a mystery plot line that is quite intriguing.
Wednesday Cast Members
As for the cast, it consists of Jenna Ortega as Wednesday Addams, Catherine Zeta-Jones as Morticia Addams, Riki Lindhome as Dr. Valerie Kinbott, Jamie McShane as Sheriff Donovan Galpin, Hunter Doohan as Tyler Galpin, Georgie Farmer as Ajax Petropolis, Moosa Mostafa as Eugene Otinger, Emma Myers as Enid Sinclair, Naomi J. Ogawa as Yoko Tanaka, Joy Sunday as Bianca Barclay, Percy Hynes White as Xavier Thorpe, Gwendoline Christie as Larissa Weems, Victor Dorobantu as Thing and last Christina Ricci whose role in the series hasn’t been disclosed yet.
Wednesday Release Date
As mentioned above, there will be a total of 9 episodes. The title and the director of the first episode haven’t been revealed yet, but the writers for it have been revealed, which are Alfred Gough & Miles Millar. Wednesday is scheduled to release in late 2022, but the exact release window for the tv series hasn’t been revealed. The fans of the series will most likely be getting the series in October or November of 2022.