Christian Slater Joins Cast of Disney’s ‘The Spiderwick Chronicles’

Deadline is reporting that Christian Slater has been cast as Mulgarath in the upcoming Disney+ adaptation of The Spiderwick Chronicles.



Mulgarath, the alter ego of Dr. Dorian Brauer, is an ogre and the villain of the popular fantasy series who is after the secrets contained in Arthur Spiderwick’s Field Guide to the Natural World. The series follows the Grace Family, twin brothers Jared and Simon, sister Mallory and mother Helen, as the move into their ancestral home and discover that their Uncle Arthur had found the secret and foreboding world of the fae. 


She-Hulk’s Kat Coiro will direct the first two episodes of the series and Aron Eli Coleite (Locke & Key) is the showrunner.  

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