Based on Hallmark’s successful Good Witch movie franchise that marked its 10th anniversary this year, the series stars Catherine Bell, Bailee Madison and James Denton
“The success Good Witch continues to enjoy after 10 years on our network is a testament to the engaging characters our talented cast brings to life coupled with the magical storytelling that has carried from the movies to the primetime series,” said Michelle Vicary, EVP, Programming and Network Publicity, Crown Media Family Networks. “We’re thrilled to continue the journey in season five and can’t wait for fans to see what’s next for Cassie, Sam, Grace and the rest of the captivating cast of characters that inhabit Middleton.”
In Season 4, Good Witch averaged a 2.6 HH rating, 456,000 W25-54 and nearly 2.8 Total Viewers on a Live+3 basis, helping Hallmark Channel to be the highest-rated and most-watched cable network during Weekend Prime among Households and Total Viewers for the full season, excluding sports.
Good Witch is one of two long-running scripted series on Hallmark Channel, along with flagship When Calls the Heart, headed into its sixth season.
Good Witch is a Whizbang Films production in association with ITV Studios America. Executive producers are Darin Goldberg, Orly Adelson, Jonathan Eskenas, Frank Siracusa and Craig Pryce. Catherine Bell is co-executive producer and Janina Barrett serves as supervising producer. Colin Brunton is producer. Good Witch is distributed internationally by ITV Studios Global Entertainment.