WGN America appears to be getting into the scripted television game in a big way. Just this week it was announced that the network would be adapting DC Comics’ Scalped into a series, and this Sunday is the premiere of their first original scripted series, Salem.
The full season trailer for the horror/drama series came online this week, and boy oh boy, it is not messing around. From all of the promotional materials, it would appear that Salem is a period piece told with a straight face and determined to push the limits; This horror fan couldn’t be more excited.
Watch the trailer below and tune into the series premiere this Sunday, April 20, on WGN America. Salem stars Janet Montgomery, Shane West, Seth Gabel, and Ashley Madekwe.