Became known the details of the remake of the popular series, aired in zero. It is expected that viewers will see the story of three witch sisters very soon. The cast of the updated “Enchanted” has not been disclosed.
As it became known to foreign journalists, will soon begin work on a remake of the popular series “Charmed”, aired from 1998 to 2006. Shooting the pilot had already ordered the TV channel The CW, which came out of the show “Supernatural”, and the production will be occupied by CBS Television Studios. The action will take place in our days.
One of the Executive producers of the show was Jenny Armen. She is well known as he worked on “Jane the Virgin” based on the Venezuelan telenovela. According to journalists, in the remake of “Bewitched” will make emphasis on feminism, the main storyline will not change. It is expected that the premiere of the project could take place at the end of this year or early next.
“Sharp, funny, feminist reboot of the original series. Three sisters find out that they are witches, and fight with the demons. Along the way, the girls try to destroy the Patriarchal foundations and support family ties,” – said in describing the show.
Earlier, the head of the TV channel the CW, mark Pedowitz told reporters about plans to restart the popular TV show. He stressed that it will remain the Power of three, but the series will be “completely independent”. Stars of “Enchanted” – Shannon Doherty, rose McGowan, Alyssa Milano and Holly Marie Combs – are unlikely to appear in the new project. It is known that the actress reacted differently to the plans of producers. Holly Mary Combs wished them success, and McGowan called the intention colleagues “failed”.
Mark Pedowitz understands that remake project may face rejection from the public. According to the head of the TV channel The CW, he is aware of the risks of restarting the series.
“People want to see again what they once loved. But they are willing to severely criticize everything that does not meet their expectations, we constantly see similar social networks”, – said Pedowitz.
Interestingly, this is not the first attempt to reboot “Charmed.” Earlier the shooting of the remake of the popular series about sister witches postponed because of the employment of Jennie Urman.
The premiere of the original TV show was held in October 1998. The audience breathlessly followed the adventures of Prue, Piper and Phoebe, who were fighting with the evil forces. In the fourth season of project Shannon Doherty was replaced by rose McGowan, who plays Paige. According to some, the star of “Beverly hills, 90210” regularly had conflicts with Alyssa Milano. It is known that with Holly Marie Combs, Shannen Doherty continues to communicate until now – girlfriend Shannon was supported during a battle with cancer.