Ahead of its second season, The CW’s Charmed reboot is already changing showrunners. Carter Covington has stepped down as showrunner on the series after one season and is being replaced by husband and wife team Liz Kruger and Craig Shapiro.
As reported by Deadline, Kruger and Shapiro are under an overall production deal with CBS TV Studios. The duo previously co-created and served as co-showrunners for the CBS series Salvation along with Matt Wheeler. They also executive produced and served as co-showrunners on the CBS series Extant starring Halle Berry.
Other credits include co-creating the USA Network series Necessary Roughness and running the writers room on Bravo’s Girlfriends’ Guide To Divorce.
Charmed stars Melonie Diaz, Sarah Jeffery, Madeleine Mantock, Ser’Darius Blain, Ellen Tamaki, Rupert Evans, and Nick Hargrove. Executive producers are Jessica O’Toole, Amy Rardin, Jennie Snyder Urman, Ben Silverman, Brad Silberling, and Howard Owens.
The first season finale will air in spring.