Netflix to launch Chilling Adventures of Sabrina on Oct 26

By PTI Published on Jul 30, 2018 10:18 AM IST

Los Angeles: "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" series will premiere on Netflix on October 26.

The show, titled "Chilling Adventures of Sabrina," will bow the Friday before Halloween, EW reported.

The 10-episode series stars Kiernan Shipka as Sabrina. "Riverdale" showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa has penned the script, which portrays the origin and adventures of Sabrina the teenage witch as a dark, coming-of-age story that traffics in horror, occult and witchcraft.

Described as an empowered young woman, Sabrina Spellman, is just beginning her dark education as a sorceress, even as she tries to maintain a normal life as a sophomore at Baxter High.

Intelligent, compassionate and brave to the point of recklessness, Sabrina is all that stands between "us and the forces of darkness that threaten our world."