WGN’s Salem TV series was a nice surprise and here is the first look for WGN’s Salem Season 2. Look for more witches in season 2 of Salem to premiere on April 2015. If you did not see any of the previous episodes or need to catch up, Netflix has the entire Salem season 1 available for streaming.
From the Press Release:
In "Salem" Season Two, the Grand Rite triggered at the end of last season is now under way and death is in the air, but the Witch War is just beginning--and Salem is at the epicenter of both. In order to bring her plan to completion, Mary Sibley (Janet Montgomery) must not only control Captain John Alden (Shane West) and the citizens of Salem, but also those lurking in the shadows who seek the power she wields.
"Salem" boldly re-imagines the infamous witch trials in the 17th century Massachusetts town. The storyline follows Captain John Alden returning from war to his hometown of Salem, where he finds it in the grip of a witch panic and discovers that his lost love, Mary Sibley, is now married to his old nemesis George Sibley. Throughout the fiery first season filled with wicked deceit and shocking revelations, the two must navigate a world where horror, hysteria, and the supernatural reign. At the end of Season One, John commits to risking his life for his one true love, even after learning Mary is a witch and at the center of the hysteria plaguing Salem.
Directed by Joe Dante, Tim Andrew, David Grossman, David Von Ancken, Peter Weller, Alex Zakrzewski, Richard Shepard, Nick Copus, Brannon Braga, Jennifer Lynch
Official Synopsis: Explores what really fueled the town's infamous witch trials and uncovering the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind this infamous period in American history.
Cast: Dane Rhodes, Xander Berkeley, Justin Lebrun, Thomas Francis Murphy, Lara Grice, Christopher Berry, Stephen Lang, Lucy Lawless, Jonny Coyne, Mallory…
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Fantasy