'Witches Of East End' From Page To Screen: An Author's Perspective

This past Sunday was the premiere episode of Lifetime's "Witches of East End" series, the television show based on my novel of the same name. Ever since the show was announced and publicized, I've been bathing in the warm afterglow of kudos, congratulations and well wishes. It's been a fun ride. And I've told everyone who's asked what I'll tell you now. What's it like to see your book on the screen? For me, the answer is: VERY PLEASANT.   Read More...

'Witches of East End': Julia Ormond and Madchen Amick talk sci-fi

Adapted from Melissa de la Cruz’s bestselling novel, "Witches of East End" follows the lives of a mother and her two daughters. The supernatural drama series from Lifetime, premiering Oct. 6, stars Julia Ormond, Madchen Amick, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Rachel Boston and Eric Winter. Here is a Q&A with Julia Ormond and Madchen Amick.  Read More....,0,6808187.story

'Witches of East End' premiere: Did the supernatural drama cast a spell?

"Witches of East End" pulls off a nearly impossible feat: The new Lifetime drama manages to mix the supernatural with truly clever humor. But did the premiere episode work?For the most part, the answer may be a definite yes. "Witches of East End" tells the story of a family of immortal witches. There's Joanna Beauchamp (Julia Ormond), the mother of two daughters -- practical Ingrid (Rachel Boston) and hedonistic Freya (Jenna Dewan-Tatum) -- and her wild, cat-like sister, Wendy (Madchen Amick).Something wicked this way comes ...All of the Beauchamps are living under complicated curses that mess with immortality. Joanna stays the same age pretty much forever, but she keeps having to give birth to her daughters (who have an unfortunate tendency to get killed in their youth). Wendy, meanwhile, has only nine lives. Considering that she loses one in a car accident mere minutes into the episode, those lives might be running out.Things start...

Witches of East End Season 1 Premiere 2013 “Pilot”

Witches of East End  “Pilot” Season 1 Episode 1 airs Sunday October 6 at 10/9c. Episode Synopsis : “Pilot” – With their idyllic small town life now turned upside down, and a formidable and ancient enemy intent on ending the Beauchamp family line, will Freya and Ingrid be able to accept their true potential before it is too late? Read More...