‘Charmed’ EPs & Stars On Staying True To The Original & What’s To Come In Season 1 – Comic Con

Deadline | 7/19/2018 | Amanda N'Duka
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The cast and creatives of the CW’s Charmed reboot took the stage on Day 1 of San Diego Comic-Con following a screening of the pilot episode. Present today were stars Melonie Diaz, Sarah Jeffery and Madeleine Mantock along with producers Jennie Snyder Urman and Jessica O’Tool.

This new version is set in a college town and follows the sisters who, after the tragic death of their mother, are stunned to discover they are witches. Soon this powerful threesome must stand together to fight the everyday and supernatural battles that all modern witches must face: from vanquishing powerful demons to toppling the patriarchy.

Empowerment - Sisterhood - Women - World - Urman

“The original was so much about female empowerment and sisterhood and strong women taking over the world, and I feel like that’s what we needed right now,” said Urman about rebooting the 1998-2006 series.

The first episode wasted no time in tackling modern relevant issues including sexual harassment, abuse of power and consent with a storyline involving the #MeToo movement, while featuring many references to the WB Network original.

Differences - Cast - LGBTQ - Representation - Urman

One of the more notable differences was the more diverse cast and LGBTQ representation. Urman emphasized...
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