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.
Series Fun Facts
- Opening credits features a Marilyn Manson song called "Cupid Carries a Gun"
- When the ancient witches are speaking, some of what they are saying is English, only backwards.
- Shane West and Xander Berkeley previously started together on the popular series Nikita (2010)