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Game of Thrones' Gwendoline Christie to Star in Addams Family Show 'Wednesday' on Netflix!

Game of Thrones' Gwendoline Christie to Star in Addams Family Show 'Wednesday' on Netflix!

Gwendoline Christie has landed what seems to be an amazing role!

The 42-year-old actress will be joining the cast of Netflix’s upcoming series Wednesday, following the school-age years of Wednesday Addams.

Click inside to read who Gwendoline will play…

Gwendoline will portray Larissa Weems, the principal of the school Wednesday attends. Bad luck for Wednesday: she has some beef with Wednesday’s mom Morticia from their youth, EW reports!

The cast includes Jenna Ortega as Wednesday, with Luis Guzmán and Catherine Zeta-Jones guest-starring as her parents, Gomez and Morticia. Tim Burton will direct all 8 episodes of the show.

Here’s a synopsis, according to THR: Wednesday is described as a sleuthing, supernaturally infused mystery charting Wednesday Addams’ years as a student at Nevermore Academy. Wednesday’s attempts to master her emerging psychic ability, thwart a monstrous killing spree that has terrorized the local town, and solve the supernatural mystery that embroiled her parents 25 years ago — all while navigating her new and very tangled relationships at Nevermore.

Stay tuned as we find out more!

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