Sabrina the Teenage Witch is a comic book series created by writer George Gladir and artist Dan DeCarlofirst first published in 1962 by Archie Comics. The story follows the adventures of Sabrina Spellman a “half-witch” due to her mother being an ordinary human and her father being a witch. She lives with her two aunts, Hilda and Zelda Spellman, both witches themselves. Sabrina’s stories take place in the fictional town of Greendale located somewhere near Riverdale, not too far from the home of Archie Andrews.
In January 2018, actress Kiernan Shipka signed on to play the lead role of Sabrina Spellman in the Netflix series, titled The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.
Official Synopsis: Her name is Sabrina Spellman. Half witch. Half mortal.
On her 16th birthday, Sabrina (Kiernan Shipka) has to make a choice between the witch world of her family and the human world of her friends. With her aunties (Miranda Otto, Lucy Davis), her cat Salem, and her boyfriend Harvey Kinkle (Ross Lynch), Sabrina will face horrors and new adventures in the mysterious town of Greendale. From the executive producers of Riverdale comes a haunting new tale. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina premieres October 26, 2018.