Netflix’s ‘Wednesday’ Reveals The Nevermore Academy Site

Discover the fictional school attended by Catherine Zeta-Jones’ Morticia Addams and Edgar Allen Poe in the Netflix series.

Have you always dreamed of being part of the Addams Family? Well, thanks to the ultimate back-to-school campaign, Netflix fans can join Wednesday Addams (Jenna Ortega) at supernatural school Nevermore Academy.

“Have you ever been told you were different? Odd? Or do they just not belong? the official website of the fictional elite preparatory school engaged. “In a world full of Normies, do you feel like an Outcast? If so, there’s a very special place for people like you…Nevermore Academy. Apply to Nevermore Academy where outcasts of all kinds Learn about the school’s notable alumni, including Edgar Allan Poe and Morticia Addams, meet students currently enrolled at Nevermore, and learn about the school’s unique activities and events.

Principal Larissa Weems (Gwendoline Christie) also narrates a short video for potential applicants, and students share what it’s like to be taught by the best of the best at Nevermore.

“Nevermore is a safe haven where our students can learn and grow no matter who they are,” says Principal Weems. “For over 200 years, we have welcomed outcasts of all kinds – werewolves, vampires, mermaids and gorgons. As Director, I am honored to announce that Nevermore is now accepting applications from everyone. I extend my personal invitation to each of you to apply to our very unique school.

Fans can also take a short quiz to determine if the academy is the right school for them. As the website states, “Notifications will be mailed to the chosen few who are admitted to Nevermore this fall.”

The “Wednesday” series centers on the 16-year-old prodigy as she harnesses her budding psychic ability to solve a serial killer case and unlock the murder mystery that implicated her parents 25 years ago. Catherine Zeta-Jones and Luis Guzmán play Morticia and Gomez Addams, with Isaac Ordonez as Pugsley Addams, Victor Dorobantu as Thing, and George Burcea as Lurch.

Per Netflix, Nevermore Academy was founded in 1791 to provide an educational haven for the supernaturally gifted outcasts of the world. Named after its most famous graduate, Edgar Allan Poe, the boarding school is home to werewolves, vampires, mermaids, gorgons, and an array of other students with unique gifts. Nestled in the secluded woods of New England, the school grounds are just a 25-minute walk from the quaint town of Jericho, one of the first pilgrim settlements.

Alfred Gough and Miles Millar are the showrunners, writers and executive producers of the series, which will premiere this fall on Netflix. Burton directs and executive produces, along with Steve Stark, Andrew Mittman, Kevin Miserocchi, Kayla Alpert, Jonathan Glickman, Gail Berman, Tommy Harper and Kevin Lafferty.

Christina Ricci, the original live-action star of “Addams Family,” also plays a supporting role on the show as Marilyn Thornhill.

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