The first trailer for ABC Family’s “Shadowhunters,” the new television adaptation of Cassandra Clare’s Mortal Instruments series, hit the web this week.
The adaptation will begin right at the start of City of Bones, the first book in the Mortal Instruments series. Clary Fray’s mother is kidnapped, forcing Fray into the dangerous world of the Shadowhunters.
To justify the casting of Kat McNamara, the initial teaser trailer confirmed that Clary will be aged up in the adaptation to 18. The subplot with Simon and Magnus also appears to move faster in the adaptation, as it’s teased within the teaser trailer.
The cast includes includes Katherine McNamara as Clary Fray, Emereaude Toubia as Isabelle Lightwood, Dominic Sherwood as Jace Wayland, Alberto Rosende as Simon Lewis, Harry Shum Jr. as Magnus Bane, Matthew Daddario as Alec Lightwood and Isaiah Mustafa as Luke Garroway.
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