Photos: The cast of Salem sizzles as season 2 grows closer

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AUSTIN, Texas– It is the return of a supernatural thriller complete with soothsayers, apothecaries and supernatural reign.

‘Salem’ season 2 makes its return, Sunday April 5, at 10 p.m. on WGN America. Find what channel to watch it on here.

WGN America presented a “witches playground” at SXSW’s Film Opening Party last weekend.

It celebrated the innovative festival and the upcoming season two of the national cable network’s provocative thriller.

***Check out our Salem web extras from the set***

Salem is a one-hour drama that re-imagines the infamous 17th century witch trials in colonial Massachusetts.

Salem stars Janet Montgomery (“Made in Jersey,” “Human Target”), Shane West (“Nikita,” “ER”) and Lucy Lawless (“Xena: Warrior Princess,” “Spartacus”) were at the “Salem” SXSW celebration.

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