It seems that director Tim Burton has found his Gomez Addams. We all know about the new Wednesday Addams spinoff called as Wednesday. It seems that the family patriarch will be played by Luis Guzman. You might remember him from movies such as Boogie Nights, Magnolia and Traffic.
This role is one of the most important roles in the series. If you do not remember, it was played by Raul Julia in the previous movies. It has been revealed that the new series shall focus on the eldest daughter. It shall follow her as she begins to solve mysteries and balances school at the same time.
Wednesday Addams spinoff: What is the plot?
We have to share the official description of the show. It seems that the Hollywood reporter shared and we have to tell you that you should read it. “a sleuthing, supernaturally infused mystery charting Wednesday Addams’ years as a student at Nevermore Academy. Wednesday attempts to master her emerging psychic ability, thwart a monstrous killing spree that has terrorized the local town, and solve the supernatural mystery that embroiled her parents 25 years ago — all while navigating her new and very tangled relationships at Nevermore.”.
As we have said earlier, the great Tim Burton will be directing the series. It seems that this will be his first live action series and will also mark his foray into directing for TV. Further, it was revealed that Al Gough and Miles Millar are the executive producers of the show and the designated showrunners.
The TV directors had also said in an interview that when they first heard the pitch for Wednesday Addams spinoff, they were struck. It sounded so good and they had the perfect director in their mind. Tim Burton has always wanted to direct the spinoff series. Hence, let us see how this turns out.