WEDNESDAY: ADDAMS-THEMED BEHIND-THE-SCENES FEATURETTES AND CANDID CAMERAS

Tim Burton ‘s recent Netflix hit from The Addams , Wednesday , inspires four official behind-the-scenes videos from the series.

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The first is an amusing candid camera with Mano , out and about in New York. In the second we see the content creator Noor Badash recreate Wednesday’s look and then be surprised by the real Jenna Ortega , who then in the third we see grappling with an excursus in South American cuisine together with Luis Guzmán , her father Gomez on the show.


Finally, in the fourth video, a featurette dedicated to us Italians, with the two interpreters of the series Hunter Doohan and Emma Myers playing “Italian gestures”, trying to guess our facial expressions.

The synopsis

The eight-episode series is an investigative and supernatural thriller that traces Wednesday’s years as a student at Nevermore Academy, describing her attempts to control her paranormal powers, to foil a monstrous series of murders terrorizing the local community, and to solve the mystery involving his parents 25 years ago… all while exploring the new and complicated relationships of the strange and diverse student body.

The cast

The cast includes Jenna Ortega ( Wednesday ), Luis Guzmán ( Gomez ), Catherine Zeta-Jones ( Morticia ), Victor Dorobantu ( Mano ), Issac Ordonez ( Pugsley ), George Burcea ( Lurch ), Tommie Earl Jenkins ( Mayor Walker ), Iman Marson ( Lucas Walker ), William Houston ( Joseph Crackstone ), Luyanda Unati Lewis-Nyawo ( Deputy Sheriff Santiago ),Oliver Watson ( Kent ), Calum Ross ( Rowan ), Johnna Dias Watson ( Divina ), Gwendoline Christie ( Larissa Weems ), Riki Lindhome , Jamie McShane , Hunter Doohan , Georgie Farmer , Moosa Mostafa , Emma Myers , Naomi J. Ogawa , Joy Sunday and Percy Hynes White . Fred Armisen , American comedian, actor and musician, will instead be Uncle Fester .

The showrunners

This new series was written by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar , known for creating Smallville, Shannara and Into the Badlands . The two screenwriters are also executive producers together with Tim Burton himself. The series is produced by MGM TV.