Channel your element. Change your fate.
Fate: The Winx Saga follows the coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school in the Otherworld where they must learn to master their enchanting powers while navigating love, rivalries, and the monsters that threaten their very existence.
- Abigail Cowen as Bloom
- Hannah van der Westhuysen as Stella
- Precious Mustapha as Aisha
- Eliot Salt as Terra
- Elisha Applebaum as Musa
- Danny Griffin as Sky
- Sadie Soverall as Beatrix
- Freddie Thorp as Riven
- Eva Birthistle as Vanessa Peters (Credited as main in ep. 1, 2, 3, 6)
- Robert James-Collier as Saul Silva
- Lesley Sharp as Rosalind (Credited as main in ep. 3, 5, 6)
- Eve Best as Farah Dowling
- Theo Graham as Dane
- Alex Macqueen as Ben Harvey
- Jacob Dudman as Sam
- Josh Cowdery as Mike Peters
- Harry Michell as Callum
- Leah Minto as Kat
- Kate Fleetwood as Luna
|#||Episode||Summary||Written by||Directed by|
|1||To the Waters and the Wild||In hopes of mastering her magic, Bloom begins her studies at Alfea — and crosses paths with her curious classmates. Meanwhile, a secret comes to light.||Teleplay by: Brian Young||Lisa James Larsson|
|2||No Strangers Here||A new day dawns as the students explore their powers... and feelings. Bloom and Stella team up for a mission. The Burned One’s reign of terror evolves.||Speed Weed||Lisa James Larsson|
|3||Heavy Mortal Hopes||Past meets present as Bloom explores a pivotal memory. Meanwhile, Aisha struggles with her studies, Silva shares a secret and a school party takes shape.||Victoria Bata||Hannah Quinn|
|4||Some Wrecked Angel||Bloom continues her search for answers with Sky. Beatrix works to conceal her crime. A special guest visits Alfea — and leaves Stella feeling conflicted.||Niceole R. Levy||Hannah Quinn|
|5||Wither into the Truth||In order to reconnect with Beatrix, Bloom seeks the help of a fellow student. Sky opens up about his past. Ms. Dowling shares more of her story.||Story by: Sarah Hooper
Teleplay by: Victoria Bata
|6||A Fanatic Heart||As the Alfeans fight for survival, the truth about Bloom’s destiny is revealed. Can she help defeat the Burned Ones — or will evil outperform magic?||Brian Young||Stephen Woolfenden|
- Iginio Straffi had planned to adapt Winx Club into live action as early as 2011.
- The series is aimed at adult fans of the cartoon.
- On September 17, 2019, the main cast cast and some of the supporting cast were announced; with some even stating which character they would be playing in the live-action adaption of the Winx Club.
- At the Ischia Global Fest in 2013, Straffi stated that he was continuing to plan a project "with the Winx in flesh and blood, played by real actors. Sooner or later it will be done."
- Straffi then announced on March 2018 that a young adult adaptation of Winx Club would enter production.
- Casting calls were held in August 2019.
- The show's filming began in Wicklow, Ireland in September 2019.
- It wrapped filming on December 13, 2019.
- The first season's primary filming location was Ashford Studios, where the series Vikings is also filmed.
- Season 1 was initially scheduled to premiere in 2020.
- The first teaser was released on December 10, 2020. December 10 is Bloom's birthday, both in Fate: The Winx Saga and the original Winx Club series.
- All the episode titles for season 1 are quotes from the poet William Butler Yeats.
- On January 23, 2021, it was revealed that the series hit the No. 1 spot in the Netflix Top 10 List.
- Also on January 23, 2021, Netflix released several official playlists on Spotify such as:
- Eva Birthistle who portrays Vanessa Peters was only credited in 4/6 episodes and Lesley Sharp who portrays Rosalind was only credited in the main cast in the 3/6 episodes she appeared in.
- Both are not considered Series Regulars, and are credited as part of the main cast in the episodes they actually appear in.