Tonight we’ll see if the second episode of WGN America’s “Salem,” entitled “The Stone Child,” lives up to the promise of the show’s premiere. The two scenes we’ve seen already from Episode 1.02 were creepy enough, but this latest one… well, just check it out, and let us know if you’ll be tuning in.
“Salem” explores what really fueled the town’s infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth behind them. The series is created, executive produced, and written by award-winning writer/producer Brannon Braga and Adam Simon.
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“Salem” stars Janet Montgomery as the ruthless but vulnerable Mary Sibley, Salem’s most powerful enchantress; Shane West as handsome, hardened war veteran John Alden – and Mary’s onetime love interest; Seth Gabel as local aristocrat Cotton Mather, who fans the flames of Salem’s witch hunt; Ashley Madekwe as Mary’s mysterious, carnal accomplice, Tituba; Xander Berkeley as chief politician Magistrate Hale; Tamzin Merchant as the forthright Anne Hale, an artist with a perilous attraction to Alden; Elise Eberle as the mysteriously afflicted Mercy Lewis; and Iddo Goldberg as outcast Isaac Walton.
“Salem” Episode 1.02 – “The Stone Child” (airs 4/27/14)
With witch fears rising, Alden (West) seeks the truth of what’s really going on in Salem while Cotton (Gabel) continues to wrestle with his guilt and Mary (Montgomery) looks to execute a plan. The witches get closer to finding out who interrupted the ceremony, but Mary continues to find her emotions for Alden affecting her focus. A clue in the woods leads Cotton and Isaac (Goldberg) to find more evidence that the witches may indeed be real.
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