The Haunted Hathaways is a new ?Nickelodeon live action series that just began airing this past summer. The 1/2 hour sitcom is created by Robert Peacock, who is known for his TV comedies, most notably, Reba and The Jeff Foxworthy Show.
The Nick television series is about a family, an all female family that moves into, you guessed it, a haunted house. The new residents of the home are a single mom and her 2 daughters while the old occupants of the home had not completely moved out (ghosts) and are a single father and his 2 sons.
The show begins with single mom, Michelle Hathaway, played by Ginifer King moving to New Orleans with her daughters, Taylor and Frankie (Amber Montana and Breanna Yde). The family opens up a bakery and move into a house that is haunted. The home they live in is haunted by Ray Preston and his sons, Miles and Louie ( Curtis Harris and Benjamin Flores Jr.). The family quickly realizes that the house is haunted and the families need to learn hos to live together. Yes, life in “The Big Easy” will not be so simple as the Hathaway family tries to understand the supernatural and ghostly powers of the Preston family which is haunting their home.
Other than the main cast in the 2 families, there are also some recurring roles which include
- Lilly, a girl who goes to school with Taylor Hathaway.
- Emma, also a schoolmate and in gymnastics with the other girls
- Clay Bannister, a food critic who visits the bakery
- Penelope Pritchard, a schoolmate of Frankie Hathaway
- Madame Lebeuf, the exorcist who is a spiritual woman who has a reputation for removing unwanted ghosts
- Sophie, a girl on Taylor’s school’s gymnastics team.
- Nina, a good friend to Frankie
The Haunted Hathaways is also on Nick in other countries. In the UK as The Haunted Hathaways. The show airs in Poland as Nawiedzeni, in Portugal it is called Hathaways Assombradas, in Germany it’s called Voll Vergeistert. It also airs in the Netherlands and Belgium where it is called De Hathaways: Een Geestige Familie.
The show is filmed at Paramount Studios and produced by Nickelodeon Productions. Extras, featured extras and guest stars are cast as the show films. Keep an eye open for any auditions or casting calls for the new season of “The Haunted Hathaways” in 2014.