WGN America’s ‘Salem’ casts a spell on the 22nd Annual SXSW Film Festival

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AUSTIN, Texas — WGN America presented a ‘witches playground’ at SXSW’s Film Opening Party this weekend. It celebrated the innovative festival and the upcoming season two of the national cable network’s provocative, supernatural thriller, “Salem.”

The “Salem” at SXSW celebration was complete with soothsayers, levitating enchantresses, apothecaries, and “Salem” stars.

Salem” is a one-hour drama that re-imagines the infamous 17th century witch trials in colonial Massachusetts.

Salem” stars Janet Montgomery (“Made in Jersey,” “Human Target”), Shane West (“Nikita,” “ER”) and Lucy Lawless (“Xena: Warrior Princess,” “Spartacus”) were be on hand at the “Salem” at SXSW celebration.

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