根据新闻稿, she will appear in “星期三” as a guest star in the live-action Netflix series, which is being produced and directed by Tim Burton.
另外, Luis Guzmán will play Morticia’s husband Gomez while Jenna Ortega will play the title character.
The series is told from the perspective of Wednesday Addams, the daughter of Morticia and Gomez during her days as a student at Nevermore Academy as she works to develop her powers as a psychic in order to save a local town from a killing spree, per Variety.
Zeta-Jones is one of several actresses to play Morticia Addams recently. In 2019’s animated “The Addam’s Family” and its sequel due out later this year, Charlize Theron voiced the character while Anjelica Huston portrayed her in a pair of movies in the early 1990s.
On the television side, Carolyn Jones and Ellie Harvie have played the role in shows based on the family.
Zeta-Jones has carved out a niche for herself in 电视 of late, appearing in the second and final season of Fox’s “Prodigal Son” and starring in Facebook Watch’s “Queen America.” 另外, she starred in Lifetime’s “Cocaine Godmother” and played Hollywood icon Olivia de Havilland in “Feud: Bette and Joan.”
“星期三” received an eight-episode order from Netflix earlier this year. A release date has yet to be announced, as does additional casting outside of Zeta-Jones, Ortega and Guzmán.
Reps for Zeta-Jones did not immediately respond to Fox News’ 征求意见.