Nickelodeon’s Winx Club cartoon gets the live-action treatment in the first teaser trailer for Fate: The Winx Saga.
A Netflix Original, the new series will officially premiere on the streaming platform Jan. 22, 2021 (that’s a Friday in case you were wondering). Based on Iginio Straffi’s original creation and showrun by The Vampire Diaries and Kyle XY alum Brian Young, The Winx Saga is described by Netflix as a “coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where they must learn to master their powers while navigating love, rivalries, and the monsters that threaten their very existence.”
Watch the trailer now:
The cast consists of Abigail Cowen as Bloom, Hannah van der Westhuysen as Stella, Precious Mustapha as Aisha, Eliot Salt as Terra, Elisha Applebaum as Musa, Sadie Soverall as Beatrix, Freddie Thorp as Riven, Danny Griffin as Sky, Theo Graham as Dane, Jacob Dudman as Sam, Eve Best, Robert James-Collier, Josh Cowdery, Alex Macqueen, and Eva Birthistle.
The show, which kicked off production in Ireland last year, is executive produced by Young, Judy Counihan, Kris Thykier from Archery Pictures, Cristiana Buzzelli, Joanne Lee. Season 1 will consist of six episodes that were directed by Lisa James Larsson, Hannah Quinn, and Stephen Woolfenden
Ahead of the premiere next month, check out some first look images in the below gallery below.