Ambrose Spellman Is Already My Favorite Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Character

Ambrose Spellman

According to Chance Perdomo, who plays Ambrose Spellman in the upcoming Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, he’s “the Alfred to Sabrina’s Batman.” I don’t think this means Sabrina’s going to be flying around using a witch utility belt, but I do think it means that Ambrose is likely to be an absolute fan favorite once the series airs. Based on the first episode, which fans got a sneak peak of at NYCC, he’s pretty much got my vote.

The pilot episode was screened as a treat for fans and not intended for review, so you’ll have to wait for an in-depth take on the sweet, playful, spooky, socially aware and—dare I say—charming hour of TV.  Kieran Shipka is just right as the cheerfully witchy Sabrina (and very different from Melissa Joan Hart’s ’90s take on the character); Miranda Otto in extremely deadpan witch mode is perfection; Michelle ...