Today at New York comic-Con 2017, Freeform unveiled three big news items: the show’s third season will premiere on Tuesday, April 3, 2018; Shadowhunters has been another 10-episode order – to air over the summer, and Hamilton star Javier Muñoz will join the series as a warlock rival to Magnus Bane.
The network also presented a first look video for Shadowhunters: Season Three.
Who ever thought turning eighteen meant everything you ever knew is not as it seems? Clary Fray (Katherine McNamara) was just another teenager until she blew out her candles. Then her mom Jocelyn Fray (Maxim Roy) is kidnapped by The Circle, a group of shadowhunters gone bad, and the search is on to rescue her mom. Befriended by another band of Shadowhunters, along with mysterious Shadowhunter Jace Wayland (Dominic Sherwood) and her geeky best friend Simon Lewis (Alberto Rosende), Clary discovers powers she never knew she had. And that may be the only way she could save her mom. As we take a walk back in time, the talented actors Katherine Namara, Dominic Sherwood, and Alberto Rosende joined me during the recent Freeform launch to talk about “Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments“!
ABC Family officially became Freeform TV on January 12, 2016. To celebrate the new rebranding, they had the Freeform Social DNA project, a virtual event merging Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Vine starting at 11am EST until the premieres of “Pretty Little Liars” and “Shadowhunters” at 8/7c & 9/8c respectively. Cast members from “Pretty Little Liars” and “Shadowhunters” interacted with fans via twitter and social media. And of course, Eclipse Magazine was here to join in the fun and chat with some of the stars! Continue reading Freeform Social DNA project celebrates ABC Family officially becoming Freeform TV→
ABC Family has announced the debut of the Sahadowhunters: Join The Hunt app – an app that allows fans of the books (and, soon, the series) to scan Shadowhunters marketing elements (posters, billboards, magazine ads and so forth) to unlock digital treasures from the show.
Once they unlock these treasures – such as The Mortal cup – they can take photos of themselves with those elements and collect points redeemable for Shadowhunters-related prizes. For further details, follow the jump.
ABC Family (soon to become Freeform) has released the first photo of Magnus Bane in his most natural surroundings. Check it out following the jump. Shadowhunters premieres on Tuesday, January 12, 2016.