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Netflix's 'Sabrina' Reboot Looks Freaky as Hell

This isn’t the Sabrina of the ’90s

September 13, 2018

By Nathan Vicar

(99.5 WYCD) - The first trailer for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina definitely lives up to its name and proves that this isn't the Sabrina of the '90s.

The teaser for the upcoming Netflix series dropped on Thursday, giving fans their first look at the creepy new take the beloved teenage witch.

In the video, Sabrina (Kiernan Shipka) gets ready to blow out the candles on her 16th birthday cake. But before she does, there’s a montage of evil images, including, rituals, creepy horned creatures and a spooky rendition of “Happy Birthday.”

The series, from Riverdale creator and Archie Comics chief Roberto Aguirre Sacasa, is based on the comic books that find Sabrina struggling to decide what kind of life she wants while also battling the evil forces that threaten her.

The show also features Ross Lynch as Harvey, Lucy Davis as Aunt Hilda, Miranda Otto as Aunt Zelda, and Jaz Sinclair as Sabrina’s best friend Rosalind. Chance Perdomo, Michelle Gomez, Richard Coyle, and Tati Gabrielle also star.

The new series will arrive just in time for Halloween on Oct. 26

And don’t worry — Salem the cat’s casting was confirmed in February by Sacasa.

Check out the poster below.