Wizards in Training is an American teen sitcom, developed for Fanfic Channel. It is created by Aaron Moon and Dustin Croshaw, and executive produced by Harrison Chen and Elli Herberg. It stars Austin North, Kenny Leu, Brianne Tju, Chloe O'Malley, JT Neal, Tim Kang and Ashley Cusato.
The series was picked up on November 14, 2015, with 24 episodes. On November 26, 2015, it was announced that the series will premiere on February 14, 2016.
Ross Palmer is an ordinary teenager who moves to an upscale penthouse in Manhattan with his mother Jessica Lee, to move in with his stepfather Terrence Lee and three step-siblings Acker, Raye and Edwin. Ross' life starts to get interesting when he finds a hidden lair in the penthouse elevator filled with magic artifacts and spell books. He finds out that Terrence and his three siblings are wizards, who are currently training to get a handle on their magical powers. With a new friend, Zain, to help him get used to the life in the Big Apple, Ross starts to settle in. As Ross figures out a way to keep their family secret to stay a secret, Acker, Raye and Edwin help him understand more about the world of Magic and the fun and trouble it can bring.
Cast and Characters
- Austin North as Ross Palmer
- Kenny Leu as Acker Lee
- Brianne Tju as Raye Lee
- Benny Feng as Edwin Lee
- JT Neal as Zain Doolittle
- Tim Kang as Terrence Lee
- Ashley Cusato as Jessica Lee
- Anna Akana as Piper Myers
- Jassa Ahluwalia as Gage Letterman
- Marc Fajardo as Hal
- Brittany Ishibashi as Tara Lee
The series is filmed on set at Fanfic Studios in Stage 5B. Each episode is filmed for one week, and is filmed one month before its air date. Production is set to begin on the first week of January 2016.
The series is to be broadcasted in high-definition on Fanfic Channel. The series will air on Sundays.