Freeform has released the Official Synopsis of Motherland: Fort Salem episode “A Biddy’s Life” (1.03) that will be aired on Wednesday, April 1 at 09:00-10:00 PM.
Fort Salem excitedly greets male visitors on the eve of Beltane, but Raelle and Scylla’s budding romance is interrupted by the arrival of a mysterious man from Scylla’s past. One of the male witches catches Tally’s eye, but she is unsure of how to proceed. Meanwhile, Alder attempts to convince the Hague, an international military council of witches, to follow her strategy against the Spree and is startled by the news of an escalating humanitarian crisis in the Tarim Basin.
“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.