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[10/12/20 - 11:06 PM]
Development Update: Monday, October 12
Updates include: Izzy G latest tapped for "B Positive" at CBS; Colette Burson to bring "The Growing Season" to ABC; and Keira Knightley bows out of Apple's "The Essex Serpent."

[10/10/20 - 09:32 AM]
Video: "A Discovery of Witches" - Series 2 - First Look Trailer
Take an exclusive first look at Series 2, returning in January 2021.

[07/17/20 - 11:18 PM]
Development Update: Friday, July 17
Updates include: "Grantchester" to return to PBS for sixth season; HBO mulls "In Treatment" revival; and Laura Benanti cast in FOX's "The Big Leap."

[09/06/19 - 11:47 PM]
Development Update: Friday, September 6
Updates include: FX's "A Teacher" fills out ensemble cast; Jonathan Igla to spearhead "Hawkeye" TV series for Disney+; and Darren Criss joins Netflix's "Hollywood."

[08/02/19 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Friday, August 2
Updates include: Kali Hawk joins the cast of ABC's "Schooled"; Showtime passes on "The Wrong Mans" pilot; and Nancy O'Dell signs off of "Entertainment Tonight."

[02/09/19 - 05:36 PM]
"A Discovery of Witches" Season One Makes Its Network Television Debut on AMC and BBC America Starting Sunday, April 7 at 9:00 PM ET/PT
The series originally bowed on AMC Networks' streaming services Sundance Now and Shudder.

[01/28/19 - 09:17 AM]
"A Discovery of Witches" Casts a Spell on Audiences, Conjuring Record Breaking Subscriber Growth and Viewership for Sundance Now and Shudder
In all, "A Discovery of Witches" accounted for more than half of all streaming activity on Sundance Now.

[11/05/18 - 12:08 PM]
Sundance Now and Shudder to Acquire Seasons Two and Three of the Sky Original Drama Series "A Discovery of Witches"
The first season is set to premiere on both the services in U.S. and Canada on January 17.

[10/05/18 - 04:04 PM]
Sundance Now and Shudder Announce the Premiere of the Highly-Anticipated Drama Series "A Discovery of Witches" - Thursday, January 17, 2019
The Matthew Goode and Teresa Palmer-led series will premiere simultaneously on both platforms simultaneously.

[07/19/18 - 01:07 PM]
Sundance Now and Shudder Acquire "A Discovery of Witches" Based on the #1 New York Times Bestseller
The series will make its debut in the U.S. and Canada on a date to be confirmed, with all episodes available simultaneously on both Sundance Now and Shudder.







DISCOVERY OF WITCHES, A (SUNDANCE NOW)
Returns Saturday, January 9
BROADCAST HISTORY:
1/17/19 - ???
STATUS:
returning this winter (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
saturdays from 3:01 AM-4:00 AM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (??? episodes)
VISIT THE OFFICIAL WEB SITE
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through 2021 (the show's third season) on 11/5/18
DESCRIPTION:
(from Sundance Now's web site) Brilliant historian Diana Bishop is a witch denying her own heritage. But when she unexpectedly calls up an ancient, bewitched manuscript from Oxford’s Bodleian library, one that was thought by the creatures to be lost and could answer the mysteries of their existence, she finds herself thrown into the heart of a dangerous mystery – and into the path of the enigmatic geneticist and vampire Matthew Clairmont. Matthew is driven to solve the looming threat of the creatures’ decline and extinction, but their unlikely alliance to find the book before it falls into the wrong hands – and their deepening relationship – threatens to violate age-old taboos and shake the fragile peace that exists between the species.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alex Kingston as Sarah Bishop
· Matthew Goode as Matthew Clairmont
· Owen Teale as Peter Knox
· Teresa Palmer as Diana Bishop
· Valarie Pettiford as Emily Mather
CREW INFORMATION:
· Deborah Harkness as BOOK
· Jane Tranter as EP
· Juan Carlos Medina as DIR
· Kate Brooke as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Bad Wolf