When “Charmed” star Holly Marie Combs came upon that the CW had formally greenlit a “Charmed” reboot, the unique castmate tweeted the brand new forged effectively needs, however her effectively needs weren’t precisely honest.
On Thursday, it was introduced that the CW would choose up a reboot of the ’90s sequence “Charmed.” The community launched an outline of the brand new sequence which learn, “This fierce, humorous, feminist reboot of the unique sequence facilities on three sisters in a school city who uncover they’re witches. Between vanquishing supernatural demons, tearing down the patriarchy, and sustaining familial bonds, a witch’s work isn’t achieved.”
However one factor the sequence won’t function is the unique forged.
When the reboot was introduced, Combs, who initially performed Piper within the sequence, took to Twitter to answer the information. The “Charmed” alum tweeted a easy but gracious, “We want them effectively. #Charmed.”
However Combs’ easy and gracious tweet despatched followers of the unique forged right into a frenzy saying that the CW shouldn’t reboot the sequence with out the unique members – and it appeared Combs agreed.
One Twitter person wrote, “In the event that they name it a special identify I’d want them effectively,” one person wrote, to which Combs replied, “Exactly.”
One other, who had comparable sentiments in regards to the reboot mentioned, “I swear this reboot has died extra instances than Piper did @H_Combs ???… #ForeverCharmed.” Combs responded to the tweet with one other easy remark, “True story.”
Followers additionally responded to Leisure Weekly, which described the brand new reboot as a brand new storyline with a “feminist twist.”
“Provides feminist twist”? Have they seen the unique? three kickass lead girls. Can’t get extra feminist than that,” one Twitter person mentioned tagging all the unique members in her put up.
Others simply used Twitter to lament in regards to the authentic sequence.
Combs later backtracked her well-wishing to the present’s new forged and tweeted an announcement saying that the brand new “Charmed” would in the end not examine to what the unique was.
“Right here’s the factor. Till you ask us to rewrite it like Brad Kern did weekly don’t even consider capitalizing on our laborious work. Charmed belongs to the four of us, our huge quantity of writers, crews and predominantly the followers. FYI you’ll not idiot them by proudly owning a title/stamp. So bye.”