The cast continues to be completed. It has been revealed that the renowned actress Catherine Zeta-Jones to play Morticia Addams for the Netflix series that Tim Burton is preparing, a show that will be the filmmaker’s television debut.
The Oscar winner will share cast on Wednesday, program name, with Jenna Ortega (Merlina) and Luis Guzman (Homer), actors already confirmed for the project. With this news, the version that Cristina Ricci was going to play the role of the mother of the Addams is put aside.
Tim Burton will be in charge of the new live action of Los locos Addams. Photo: Netflix
What will Netflix’s Wednesday (Merlina) be about?
According to The Hollywood Reporter, The eight-part series will show Merlina Addams’ years as a student at Nevermore academy. Here, she will learn to master her psychic ability, thwart a monstrous murder spree that has terrorized the local city, and solve the supernatural mystery that brought her parents together 25 years ago. All of these events will take place as you navigate your new and highly tangled love and friendship relationships.
This is not the first time that we will see Merlina Addams on screen. The first actress who gave it life was Lisa Loring, who starred in the 1960 television series The Addams Family. Christina Ricci he also played the character in two films from the 1990s. In the animated realm, Chloë Grace Moretz lent her voice to the young woman in the animated films of the franchise.
At the moment, Wednesday does not have a release date set by Netflix.
Who makes up The Addams Family?
- Homer addams
- Morticia addams
- Uncle Lucas
- Pericles addams
- Grandma Addams
- The Long Butler
- Uncle thing / Fingers.