The First Teaser for Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is Wonderfully Creepy

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A witch’s 16th birthday is very special. Like its predecessor Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina begins with the titular half-mortal girl discovering her half-witch side on her sweet sixteen. But it’s safe to assume the resemblances end there, and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa’s new television series—based on the Archie Horror comic series he wrote in 2014—won’t involve the same light-hearted shenanigans. Judging from delightfully chilling teaser, it’ll be less “turning mean cheerleaders into pineapples” and more “summoning demons and ghost friends to sing ‘Happy Birthday’ to you.”

It’s a short preview, but packed with plenty of dark fun:

The official synopsis, from Netflix:

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina tells the story of Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka), a half-witch half-mortal teenage girl. She’s been waiting her whole life for her 16th birthday, but something wicked this way comes, forcing her to choose between the path of light and ...