Jenna Ortega as Wednesday Addams - Netflix
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Netflix has unveiled Jenna Ortega as “Wednesday Addams” in the twisted new series from the mind of Tim Burton

The series is a sleuthing, supernaturally infused mystery charting Wednesday Addams’ years as a student at Nevermore Academy. 

Wednesday’s attempts to master her emerging psychic ability, thwart a monstrous killing spree that has terrorized the local town, and solve the supernatural mystery that embroiled her parents 25 years ago — all while navigating her new and very tangled relationships at Nevermore.

The eight-episode series is slated to premiere sometime in 2022. 

Wednesday Addams cast
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Catherine Zeta-Jones and Luis Guzmán play Morticia and Gomez Addams, with Isaac Ordonez as Pugsley Addams, Victor Dorobantu as Thing, and George Burcea as Lurch. 

Watch the official teaser trailer below. 

Do you plan to check out the series when it premieres?