Magical lady caricature Winx Membership is getting the live-action Netflix remedy, and dammit, if it ain’t about time.
Winx Membership, an Italian caricature which premiered in 2004, follows a bunch of fairies on the magical Alphea Academy. Primary personality, Bloom, thinks she’s simply a typical ol’ human lady, till she makes use of some snazzy fireplace powers to assist a fairy in hassle. She’s whisked away to the sector of fairies and learns about her powers — and likewise meets new pals, lovable boys, and clothes in trendy fairy garments. However don’t assume Winx Membership used to be simply glitter and gossip; the fairies frequently confronted off in opposition to evil forces and banded in combination to make use of their powers for just right.
The dwell motion Netflix sequence — titled Destiny: The Winx Saga and starring Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’s Abigail Cowen as Bloom — doesn’t appear as brilliant and colourful because the caricature its in response to from the primary trailer, however indisputably brings the prime stakes. It’s just a little extra severe, however good day, there’s nonetheless women coming in combination to save lots of the day with superpowers, what’s to not love? Right here’s how Netflix describes the sequence:
Destiny: The Winx Saga follows the coming-of-age adventure of 5 fairies attending Alfea, a paranormal boarding college within the Otherworld the place they should discover ways to grasp their powers whilst navigating love, rivalries, and the monsters that threaten their very life. From author Brian Younger (The Vampire Diaries).
Destiny: The Winx Saga premieres on Jan. 22, 2021.