Here is the primary glimpse of Catherine Zeta-Jones as Morticia Addams in the upcoming “Wednesday” Netflix sequence.
The 52-year-old actress donned the “Addams Family” character’s distinctive floor-length black costume, lengthy black hair, and darkish lipstick in current stills, which had been additionally revealed on Wednesday.
Zeta-Jones follows in the actress Anjelica Huston’s footsteps, who in two “Addams” movies from the Nineties performed the spooky mom determine.
Along with Jenna Ortega as Wednesday Addams, Isaac Ordonez as Pugsley, and Luis Guzmn as Gomez, Morticia’s husband, the scary stills additionally characteristic a black-and-white household portrait.
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The 19-year-old sequence star Ortega wore a extra up to date pop-punk look in place of Wednesday’s well-known collared costume and braids.
Guzmn, 65, is pictured between his fictitious kids whereas the youthful Ordonez is dressed in a striped swimsuit, black fight boots, and a striped shirt.
The main forged is accomplished by Gwendoline Christie, Jamie McShane, Thora Birch, Percy Hynes White, Joy Sunday, Emma Myers, Riki Lindhome, Hunter Doohan, and Georgie Farmer.
The coming-of-age sequence follows Wednesday as she tries to regulate her psychic talents throughout her time at Nevermore Academy.
In addition, she runs into a serial assassin terrorizing the neighborhood, and the present will observe her efforts to resolve a magical thriller that impacted her dad and mom 25 years in the past.
The eight-episode sequence may even characteristic Christina Ricci, who performed Wednesday in the 1991 comedy “The Addams Family” and its 1993 sequel “Addams Family Values,” each directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.
The sequence’ trailer was launched by Netflix on Wednesday. The Tim Burton-produced sequence, which was written by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar of “Smallville” and has an unspecified formal launch date, might be “coming quickly” to the streaming platform.