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Christian Slater’s Ogre in BC-Filmed SPIDERWICK CHRONICLES

The Spiderwick Chronicles gives us a first look at Christian Slater’s Ogre in the BC-filmed fantasy series..

Six weeks after Disney+ wrote off the completed series in August 2023, the Roku streaming channel bought the American rights. It premieres April 19th in the U.S.

Related: BC-Filmed The Spiderwick Chronicles Won’t Stream on Disney+. Will Be Shopped.

Based on the bestselling books by Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black, The Spiderwick Chronicles follows the Grace Family—twin brothers Jared (Lyon Daniels) and Simon (Noah Cottrell), their sister Mallory (Mychala Lee) and mother Helen (Joy Bryant)—as they move into their dilapidated ancestral home and begin to unravel a dark mystery about their great-great Uncle Arthur Spiderwick who once discovered the secret and maybe foreboding faerie world existing parallel to their own.

Hollywood movie maker Richard Grace (Christian Slater) is the absentee father of Jared, Simon and Mallory Grace and ex-husband of Helen Grace but Richard is really Mulgarath in disguise, an evil ogre who wants to steal Arthur Spiderwick’s Field Guide to the Natural World to become more powerful. 

The Spiderwick Chronicles:

Episodes: 8.

Vancouver filming dates: September 12 2022 – February 03 2023.

Showrunner: Aron Eli Coleite

Cast: Christian Slater, Lyon Daniels, Noah Cottrell, Mychala Lee, Joy Bryant, Adina Insley, 

Director Kat Coiro Instagram.

Producers: 20th Television, Paramount Television Studios.

Filming in BC:

The Spiderwick Chronicles built part of its iconic and scary Arthur Spiderwick house in Burnaby’s Deer Lake Park.

The Gate:

CathDoll/@CathDoll image.

And filmed its Firefly Festival one evening in the park,.

Social media:

Sean Koo aka @scoobykoo ran into Christian Slater in Vancouver early one morning. in Vancouver.

Spiderwick Chronicles drops April 19th on the Roku Channel in the U.S.

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