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Ever since Netflix introduced its Sabrina the Teenage Witch reboot – and particularly now that Mad Men actress Kiernan Shipka has been cast to play the iconic witch – we have had a number of questions. Along with questioning how scary it is going to be and if it’ll connect to Riverdale, we have additionally needed to know if one of many central characters from the Sabrina the Teenage Witch collection will seem: Harvey Kinkle.
Since Harvey is featured within the comedian books that Netflix’s The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is predicated on, it appeared like a no brainer. Clearly the inventive powers that be agree, as a result of an actor has officially been cast in the Harvey role: Ross Lynch! The previous Disney Channel star just lately wowed audiences together with his chilling portrayal of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer in My Good friend Dahmer, so don’t fret – he can deal with getting darkish.
Again in October, Riverdale showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa confirmed that Harvey would seem with a photograph of the script. Digital Spy transcribed an excerpt of dialogue from the photograph, which seems to be a non-public second between Harvey and Sabrina:
“I . . . needed you to see the place I used to be born, Harvey. Not in Greendale Normal, prefer it says on my delivery certificates. Right here. On this grove of bushes. Virtually 16 years in the past. And, uhm, the place I will be reborn this Saturday night time. On my birthday. On the stroke of midnight. In the midst of a penumbral lunar eclipse. The sort that solely occurs as soon as each 66 years. That is why I am unable to go to Rosalind’s Halloween get together this weekend.”
Should you grew up within the ’90s, you in all probability had a crush on Sabrina the Teenage Witch‘s Harvey. The dreamy character was performed by Nate Richert within the authentic collection, which aired as a part of ABC’s TGIF lineup and afterward the WB (now often known as the CW). Harvey was the love curiosity of Sabrina (Melissa Joan Hart), a teenage witch who could not reveal her supernatural powers to anybody, together with him (he later figures out her secret on his personal). Within the collection finale, Sabrina and Harvey understand they’re soul mates earlier than she marries her fiancé, Aaron.
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Whereas it is too early to know the way issues will play out for them on The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, we’re pumped to know their relationship is returning to the small display. Judging from that script excerpt, it seems to be like Harvey finds out about Sabrina’s powers ahead of later, which might lead to some fascinating problems.