GN America's Salem is beefing up its Season 2 cast, inviting a warrior princess and an extraordinary gentleman into the fold.
Lucy Lawless and Stuart Townsend will both recur in the supernatural drama's 13-episode sophomore season, the network announced Wednesday. Lawless will play Countess Marburg, one of the last members of a line of powerful German witches, while Townsend will play Samuel Wainwright, an English doctor intent on exposing Salem's secrets -- while closely guarding his own.
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Lucy will play Countess Marburg, one of the last members of a line of powerful German witches
What is Salem?
Set in the volatile world of 17th century Massachusetts, 'Salem' explores what really fueled the town's infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind the veil of this infamous period in American history. In Salem, witches are real, but they are not who or what they seem.