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Archie and Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Gets Its First Trailer

A witch’s 16th birthday is very special.

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina tells the story of Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka), a half-witch half-mortal teenage girl. She’s been waiting her whole life for her 16th birthday, but something wicked this way comes, forcing her to choose between the path of light and the path of night. A Netflix Original Series from the makers of Riverdale and based on the comics from Archie Comics.

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrinaarrives October 26th

Kiernan Shipka Will Cast a Spell as Sabrina in Archie and Netflix’s New Show

Archie Comics and Netflix‘s live action Sabrina series has found its lead in Kiernan Shipka. Shipka is best known from her role in Mad Men as Sally Draper. Shipka also voiced Jinora in The Legend of Korra and has had previous comic work as Little Girl on Fire in the comic inspired Heroes and voiced Spider-Woman in the Marvel Avengers Academy video game.

The show is a live action series based on the comic character Sabrina Spellman the Teenage Witch and is a dark take on the character diving in to occult and witchcraft.

The series was originally being worked on to join its sister show Riverdale on The CW but the show has wound up on Netflix wit a 20-episode two season order.