Freeform has released the Official Synopsis of Motherland: Fort Salem episode “My Witches” (1.02) that will be aired on Wednesday, March 25 at 09:00-10:00 PM.
The unit travels to Salem Town for an annual witch celebration, but an unexpected disturbance throws the proceedings into chaos. Tally wonders if she made the right choice to embark on a military career when witch-hate and her own mother stand in her way. Smarting from Alder’s denial of her request to switch units, Abigail attempts to bury the hatchet with Raelle. Raelle grows closer to Scylla, while the unit impresses Anacostia in Windstrike training.
“Motherland: Fort Salem” is starring Taylor Hickson as Raelle Collar, Jessica Sutton as Tally Craven, Ashley Nicole Williams as Abigail Bellweather, Demetria McKinney as Anacostia Quartermain, Amalia Holm as Scylla, Lyne Renee as General Sarah Alder.
Set in an alternate, present-day America where witches ended their persecution 300 years ago by cutting a deal with the burgeoning U.S. government to fight for their country, “Motherland: Fort Salem” follows three young women from basic training in combat magic into terrifying and thrilling early deployment.
“Motherland: Fort Salem” is written and created by Eliot Laurence and produced by Freeform Studios, Gary Sanchez Productions and Hyperobject Industries. Eliot Laurence, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Kevin Messick, Maria Maggenti and Steven Adelson serve as executive producers on the series. The pilot was directed by Steven A. Adelson.