Salem is set in the volatile world of 17th century Massachusetts, and explores what really fueled the town's infamous witch trials. The series will look to uncover the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind the veil of this ignominious period in American history. The witches featured are real, but they are not who or what they seem. What’s more, the drama, which centers on an epic romance wrapped around this explosive revelation, delivers a bold new vision of Salem.
'Salem' Renewed For A Second Season
WGN America has picked up Salem for a second season. Only three of its 13 episodes have aired of the first season, but that isn’t stopping the network from giving fans another order of its first original scripted series. Revolving around 17th century Salem, the drama tells the story of the witch trials and the supernatural in an evil, yet enticing way. Debuting strong with 3.4 million total viewers and 1.5 million among the key adults 18-49 demographic, now Salem fans are lucky to receive another 13-episode season.