Hallmark’s hit present Good Witch was lately renewed for a seventh season, the second with out former forged member Bailee Madison.
The 20-year-old, who performed protagonist Cassie Nightingale’s daughter, Grace, introduced her departure final yr, however she’s not the one actress to have abruptly left the franchise — which spawned seven TV films earlier than the sequence took place. Followers are nonetheless confused over the sudden disappearance of George O’Hanrahan’s spouse, Gwen.
The characters of Gwen and Grace by no means overlapped within the ‘Good Witch’ universe.
In contrast to Gwen, Cassie’s daughter, Grace Russell, solely exists within the TV present. Bailee beforehand instructed followers that she first began engaged on Hallmark Channel initiatives when she was simply 11 years previous.
“They are saying that life is sort of a stunning e-book, and everybody’s story is exclusive to them. As one chapter ends, a brand new one begins which is much more thrilling and surprising than the earlier one,” the younger performer wrote in July 2019 following information of her exit.
“Grace has been a personality whose journey all through the years has typically mirrored my very own and this season she is tackling what it’s prefer to step out of her consolation zone, valuing and standing up for her value, and difficult herself in new methods, wanting boldly into the long run and all the chances earlier than her,” Bailee continued.
“I couldn’t be extra grateful for the brand new adventures forward, and to have you ever all together with me on the trip as my story continues to be written, it’s an exciting one.”
Most lately, Bailee starred as Tom Cavanagh and Bellamy Younger’s daughter within the 2019 dramedy Love & Debt, and she or he headlined the faith-based film musical A Week Away. Late final month, the brunette magnificence — who has 2.9 million Instagram followers — hinted at her future plans.
“Grateful bliss from at the moment as I’m gearing as much as head again to work,” she captioned a selfie on July 31. “[Voice coach] @amychapman helps me prep for this challenge I can’t wait to inform you guys about through the self isolating zoom life.”
As for Good Witch’s fearless chief, Catherine Bell (who’s performed Cassie since 2008), she’s thrilled to return for an additional season, which is able to possible debut in Spring 2021. “Thanks all in your wonderful infinite help!!!” the 51-year-old wrote on social media.
“Wanting ahead to getting again to ‘Middleton’ very quickly,” she added, referring to the sequence’ fictional setting. We may all use a little bit of magic proper now.