The Witches of Eastwick pilot for ABC is one witch richer. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Jamie Ray Newman has been tapped to play one of the three lead witches. Newman has a slew of TV guest spots to her credit, including Supernatural, Medium, Criminal Minds, and Stargate: Atlantis. She is also slated to star in the upcoming "where am I and how do I get out of here" horror flick The Gauntlet.
Veronica Cartwright, who played Felicia Alden in the original film, will have a co-starring role. The actress, whose career has spanned six decades, would be best know to FEARNet readers from roles in The Birds, Alien, the 1978 Invasion of the Body Snatchers, and Candyman: Farwell to the Flesh, as well as a recurring role on The X-Files.