WGN's Salem - Season 1 (2014)
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Fantasy
Cast: Xander Berkeley, Lucy Lawless, Stephen Lang, Jeremy Crutchley, Shane West, Lara Grice, Justin Lebrun, Janet Montgomery, Benjamin Mouton, Sammi Hanratty, Iddo Goldberg, Floyd Knight, Michael P Gardner, Elise Eberle, Jeremy Summers
Director(s): Alex Zakrzewski, Richard Shepard, Nick Copus, David Grossman, David Von Ancken
WGN"s Salem TV series is scheduled to release this upcoming April 20, 2014. Salem is the TV adaptation of what happened at the Salem Witch Trials in 1692. I love how the voiceover states "There is something worse than a witch hunt... a witch"; followed by "The good souls of Salem will drown themselves in innocent blood". Still not too sure about the horror TV series but the trailer does look like WGN is trying hard to hit a home run here. Salem stars Janet Montgomery, Seth Gabel, Shane West, Ashley Madekwe, Xander Berkeley, Tamzin Merchant and Elise Eberle.
SALEM explores what really fueled the town’s infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind the veil of this infamous period in American history. In SALEM, witches are real, but they are not who or what they seem. The show, which centers on an epic romance wrapped around this explosive revelation, delivers a bold new vision of Salem — and an even bolder new vision of witches.
Synopsis:Set in the volatile world of 17th century Massachusetts, 'Salem' explores what really fueled the town's...