Netflix have shared the first teaser trailer for Tim Burton’s upcoming Addams Family series ‘Wednesday’, which is a sleuthing, supernaturally infused mystery charting Wednesday Addams’ (Jenna Ortega)years as a student at Nevermore Academy. The series arrives on Netflix later this year.
The series will is a coming-of-age supernatural mystery comedy focusing on Wednesday Addams and her years as a high school student at Nevermore Academy, where she attempts to master her psychic powers, stop a monstrous killing spree of the town citizens, and solve the supernatural mystery that affected her family 25 years ago—all while navigating her new relationships.
Starring alongside Ortega in Wednesday is Catherine Zeta-Jones as Morticia Addams, Luis Guzmán as Gomez Addams, and Isaac Ordonez as Pugsley Addams. The cast also includes Christina Ricci, Riki Lindhome, Jamie McShane, Hunter Doohan, and Gwendoline Christie.
The first season of Wednesday will consist of 8 episodes and they are directed by Burton, Gandja Monteiro and James Marshall. Danny Elfman and Chris Bacon will score the series.