A Tim Burton Wednesday Addams Live-Action Series Is Coming To Netflix

Deadline leaked the rumors back in October and now its official; director Tim Burton has signed on to create a live-action series based on The Addams Family daughter Wednesday for Netflix.

Burton's first TV-directing gig will be written by the creators of TV's Smallville.

This is also the first time that The Addams family's most gothic daughter, Wednesday, will have a solo project centered around her. The series will focus on Wednesday's mystery-solving adventures at Nevermore Academy.

Tim Burton has signed on for eight episodes of the series so far.