The Winx Club fandom should be euphoric! A live-action series was long-overdue. Will the 16-year wait be worth it? Fate: The Winx Saga is a forthcoming tv series built around the plot of an Italian-American animated series, The Winx Club. The Winx Club was co-produced by Rainbow SpA and Nickelodeon in 2004 and is very popular among the Gen Z girls.
The creator of The Winx Club was Iginio Straffi. Iginio Straffi also serves as an executive producer alongside Brian Young, Judy Counihan, and Kris Thykier.
Netflix Release Date:
The show was all set to air on Netflix in 2020 but no official dates are declared yet. In March 2018, The Winx Club announced, through a press release that a live-action series is in the making.
According to the sources, season 1 will premiere either by the end of the year or in January 2021.
Fate: The Winx Saga Full Synopsis!
The show is set in a magical universe, colonized by fairies and other mythical creatures. At Alfea International School assigns five fairies as roommates who are complete strangers to each other. This school teaches magical arts. These five fairies turn into real teenagers and explore the human world.
The protagonist of the show Bloom is one of the kind fairies. Been raised in the human world she’s said to have a fierce and headstrong nature. Within her is a power that could destroy both worlds, or save them.
The following actors/actresses are the cast of the show:
- Abigail Cowen, who is recognized as Dorcas on Chilling Adventures with Sabrina, will take the role of the protagonist Bloom.
- Danny Griffin will be portraying Sky. It is his first debut in a major rule.
- The Bay of Silence actress, Hannah van der Westhuysen will star as Bella.
- Elisha Applebaum is going to take over the role of Musa.
- Freddie Thorp, known for Overdrive, stars as Riven.
- Precious Mustapha Having starred as an extra in The Stranger, and is now moving on to Fate: The Winx Saga, to portray Aisha.
A few other stars are:
- Sadie Soverall as Beatrix
- Eliot Salt as Terra
- Theo Graham as Dane
- Jacob Dudman as Sam
- Robert James-Collier as Silva
Straffi states that their target audience is adults who are fans of the cartoon. The fans should expect a show which is edgier and darker than what they can imagine.
Stay tuned for more updates on Fate: The Winx Saga!