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Charmed (1998–2006)

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Three sisters discover their destiny - to battle against the forces of evil, using their witchcraft. They are the Charmed Ones.

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Series cast summary:
 Piper Halliwell (179 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Phoebe Halliwell (178 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Leo Wyatt (146 episodes, 1998-2006)
 Paige Matthews (112 episodes, 2001-2006)
 Darryl Morris (72 episodes, 1998-2005)


The three Halliwell sisters discover that they are descendents of a line of female witches. Each has a special ability (stopping time, moving objects, seeing the future), and they can also combine their abilities into the "Power of Three" to fight demons, warlocks, and other evils. Written by <crow_steve@hotmail.com>

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Release Date:

7 October 1998 (USA)  »

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(178 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


During the course of the show the sisters drove the following vehicles: Prue drove a Mazda Miata and later a BMW SUV, Piper drove a Jeep Cherokee, Phoebe drove a Mini Cooper and Paige drove a Volkswagen Beetle. See more »


In several episodes, when the sisters are baking a pie, it is clearly visible that the pie crust is empty, even though the person baking the pie has poured in the filling earlier. See more »


[Piper's morning sickness is causing her to burp small orbs of white light]
Paige: [to Leo] Okay, is that normal?
Leo: All this arguing is probably just upsetting the baby.
Piper: [indicating size with her hands] Leo, the baby is an inch long. All this arguing is upsetting the mommy.
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Crazy Credits

People who don't appear in the episode do not appear in the credits, so there are several versions of credits for each season accommodating each person's absence. See more »


Referenced in ¿Y ahora qué hago?: ¿Gay yo? (2007) See more »


How Soon is Now?
(opening credits theme)
Written by Morrissey Johnny Marr
Performed by Love Spit Love
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An entertaining show that's really good.
24 July 2002 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

"Charmed" is pretty much your average show about witches, but if you're thinking "Sabrina", you're wrong. Here's a show about three young women that are also witches - the Charmed Ones. They are also sisters. It's all about Piper (Holly Marie Combs), Phoebe (Alyssa Milano) and their long-lost half-sister, Paige (Rose McGowan). The eldest sister is actually Prue (Shannen Doherty) but she was killed of at the end of the third series. So they brought in Paige. Sure, there have been heaps of complaints about Prue being gone and Paige being brought in, but some people actually think Paige is better.

I don't have an opinion on the characters and who's my favourite, but I really like the TV series. If you like "Charmed", then you'll probably also like "Buffy" and "Angel", and perhaps "Sabrina" but that's completely different.

Overall, I reckon "Charmed" is a really good show and recommend people to watch it if you're in that sort of thing - witches, magic and spirits.

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