After rumor upon rumor that Sabrina The Teenage Witch can be making her way into the world of Riverdale for a spin-off sequence, it has been confirmed the character is formally coming again to tv! That mentioned, it seems the sport has modified barely, as Netflix managed to snag a two-season dedication for the sequence over The CW, who many had assumed can be airing the sequence. Based mostly on the graphic novel The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, the sequence reportedly has an order for 20 episodes, and a number of inquiries to reply as improvement strikes ahead.
For these unaware, this untitled Sabrina The Teenage Witch sequence was initially in improvement at The CW with Archie Comics Chief Inventive Officer and Riverdale showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa writing the script. It is being reported that The CW had a listing of actresses able to forged for the function of Sabrina Spellman, however with Netflix now accountable for the sequence, that checklist is being revisited. What meaning precisely is not explicitly acknowledged by THR, but it surely feels protected to take a position that Netflix has their very own imaginative and prescient for what it needs to do with this sequence, and which may embrace a special checklist of Sabrinas from the one The CW was initially for the function.
Issues appear to be transferring quite rapidly with the Sabrina The Teenage Witch challenge, as a writers room for the sequence is reportedly set to open up on Monday. From there, filming is scheduled to begin in February after which proceed all the way in which into October. That seems like a very long time to movie, and it could be if each Season 1 and Season 2 weren’t filming again to again. Season 1 is ready to wrap filming in June, so it is doable it may very well be launched earlier than the tip of 2018.
With Netflix now accountable for the Sabrina spin-off sequence, it is presently unknown whether or not or not Riverdale will nonetheless be a “companion” of the untitled Sabrina The Teenage Witch sequence. It appears doubtless that will not be the case, however nothing has been dominated out presently. Sabrina Spellman did make a cameo in Riverdale within the type of a comic book cover, and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa had teased in the past he was open to her showing within the present. A latest episode with a creepier tone than ordinary may’ve indicated an upcoming supernatural Sabrina connection when Archie noticed a bloody deer, though that was doubtless tied to the mysterious man who gave them a journey and had deer carcasses in his truck mattress.
The untitled Sabrina The Teenage Witch challenge might be getting two seasons on Netflix, though no premiere date has been revealed presently. For extra on different upcoming exhibits, remember to go to each our fall premiere guide and midseason premiere guide for the total monty of all tv has to supply. For a take a look at some exhibits that did not make it out of 2017 with a brand new season, go to our cancellation guide.