Photo Credits: Press Release
Nickelodeon’s “Every Witch Way” was a magical show that truly left everyone mesmerized, so when news was revealed that after the fourth and final season of the show, there will be a spinoff show titled, “WITS Academy”, we all could not help but get so incredibly excited! Get ready to cast some spells as Nickelodeon’s highly-anticipated TV show, “WITS Academy” will be premiering on October 5th at 7:30 PM ET / PT. The show will continue to air Mondays through Fridays at 7:30 PM.
According to the press release, “WITS Academy follows Andi Cruz as she becomes Guardian to two of the Magical Realm’s toughest W.I.T.s, Jessie (Julia Antonelli) and Ben (Jailen Bates), at a school for young witches and wizards in training. As the best friend and unofficial Guardian to the Chosen One, Andi will find that her reputation precedes her. She will have to work hard to prove that she can live up to expectations as the first and only human Guardian, while helping her assigned witch and wizard to graduation day. Along the way, Andi will form relationships with other Guardians and will have to decide who is friend, who is foe and who may be more than just a friend.”
Want to know what you can look forward to in the first ever episode of “WITS Academy”? In the premiere episode titled, “The New Guardian,” “Andi Cruz arrives at the WITS Academy and discovers over the course of the semester she must work with her witch and wizard to complete a series of magical challenges as part of their training. The semester quickly gets under way when new Headmaster Agamemnon (Todd Allen Durkin) announces for their first Challenge the teams must perform spells from the First Era of the Realm, and whoever comes in last place will be expelled from the academy” (source: press release).
The extraordinary cast of “WITS Academy” features both familiar and new faces. The cast stars Nickelodeon veteran actress, Daniela Nieves as Andi and Julia Antonelli (who was also in “Every Witch Way) as Jessie with Jailen Bates as Ben. The all-star cast also includes Kennedy Slocum, Ryan Cargill, Jazzy Williams, Meg Crosbie, Bianca Matthews, Erin Whitaker, Timothy Colombos, Lidya Jewett, Andrew Ortega, Tyler Perez and Todd Allen Durkin.
“WITS Academy” is a show that will be another masterpiece of Nickelodeon! Take a tour of the WITS Academy in a fun video Nickelodeon shared below and don’t forget to tune into the marvelous premiere of “WITS Academy” on October 5th at 7:30 PM!