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Shadowhunters 

Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments (original title)
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After her mother disappears, Clary must venture into the dark world of demon hunting, and embrace her new role among the Shadowhunters.

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Series cast summary:
Katherine McNamara ...  Clary Fray 55 episodes, 2016-2019
Dominic Sherwood ...  Jace Wayland 55 episodes, 2016-2019
Alberto Rosende ...  Simon Lewis 55 episodes, 2016-2019
Matthew Daddario ...  Alec Lightwood 55 episodes, 2016-2019
Emeraude Toubia ...  Isabelle Lightwood 55 episodes, 2016-2019
Isaiah Mustafa ...  Luke Garroway 55 episodes, 2016-2019
Harry Shum Jr. ...  Magnus Bane / ... 55 episodes, 2016-2019
Alisha Wainwright ...  Maia Roberts 35 episodes, 2017-2019
David Castro ...  Raphael Santiago 30 episodes, 2016-2019
Alan Van Sprang ...  Valentine Morgenstern / ... 25 episodes, 2016-2018
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Clary Fray is a normal teenager living in Brooklyn with her mother. One day, she discovers that she is descended from a line of Shadowhunters; humans born with angelic blood that fight to protect our world from demons. After her mother is kidnapped, Clary must team up with three Shadowhunters: Jace, Alec and Isabelle and her best friend Simon on a quest to find her mother and recover her past. Written by Emma Wolfe

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demon | warlock | vampire | werewolf | rune | See All (25) »

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All the legends are true


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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Dolby Digital

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Dominic Sherwood was the first cast member announced for the new series See more »

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A New Shadow World Worth Exploring
13 April 2016 | by Black2WhiteSee all my reviews

I've read almost all the books, but the story of Clary, Jace, Simon, Isabelle, Alec and Magnus... That one I know from start to finish. Can't say I appreciate the movie, but I've found this TV show to be quite interesting. Sure, it has deviated from the books, but I hardly know a TV show based on a book that hasn't. Even movies do it all the time. So I gave it a shot and I'm willing to follow it through. If I wanted to see the story of the books then I'd read the books. When I watch Shadowhunters is really to see what they're willing to do differently. And so far although it hasn't been great, it isn't poor either. I've found it to be a good show to follow. And until it becomes impossible to watch then I'll continue seeing it.

Also true that the cast is a little green and that shows quite well, especially in the scenes that would require more emotion more deep into it. But seeing most are newcomers I'm more than willing to let that slide.

All in all I believe if people go into this with a open mind and not expect to see what they read in the books they'll appreciate it for the value it has.


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