Jenna Ortega plays Wednesday Addams in the Netflix series.
Jenna Ortega stars as Wednesday Addams in the upcoming Netflix series directed by Tim Burton. It is a twisted new Addams Family series that has revealed its release date. In addition to Ortega in the title role, the series also features Catherine Zeta-Jones, Luis Guzman, Gwendoline Christie, and Christina Ricci. The series is a sleuthing, supernaturally infused mystery charting Wednesday Addams’ years as a student at Nevermore Academy. The series will premiere on Netflix on November 23rd.
Wednesday attempts to master her emerging psychic ability to thwart a monstrous killing spree that has terrorized the local town. She plans to solve the supernatural mystery that embroiled her parents 25 years ago while navigating her new and very tangled relationships at Nevermore.