The premiere of the first episode of the American science fiction series about three sisters-witches took place in 1998.
The broadcast gathered a record number of spectators in front of the screens - the pilot of "Charmed" was watched by almost 8 million people.
We offer you some interesting facts about the popular TV series.
On average, the shooting of each episode of the series cost the creators a tidy sum.
About two million dollars were spent on the production of one episode. Each actress who played one of three sisters received, on average, from 60 to 100 thousand dollars for shooting in one episode.
The main characters wear new clothes in each series. The dresses of the sorceresses are never the same.
As an exception, once the heroine of the actress Shannen Doherty, an older sister named Prue, showed up in the shot dressed in a shirt that she wore in her youth.
There is a specialized store "It's a Wrap" not far from Los Angeles - it sells clothes that were worn by actresses on the set.
The actress Shannen Doherty was constantly arguing with her colleague Alyssa Milano during the shooting.
The creators of the series have eventually set stringent conditions: they promised to kick out the actress who will be the instigator of another scandal.
As a result, Doherty left the project - she managed to have a fight with almost everyone on the set.
The actresses playing the main characters did not do a single trick on their own during the shooting.
Stand-ins worked on the set instead of them. The creators of the series have made such a decision to prevent injuries that would stop the production process.
Originally, Phoebe was supposed to have the ability to levitate, but the producers decided to abandon this idea. The fact is that shooting of the scenes with flights cost a lot of money.
Considering the fact that the production of each series was already very expensive, the creators decided to give Phoebe the ability to look into the future.
This folio exists in real life. The book which the sisters found in the attic of their grandmother's house, was previously stored in the library of one medieval scientist.
The weight of the artifact, through which the girls learned about their superpowers, is 4 kilograms and 300 grams.
The main characters of the series have repeatedly had to die according to the script. It has happened nine times to Piper, seven times to Phoebe, six times to Paige.
The older sister Prue died three times due to the script. Every time the sisters who survived another scrape found a way to return the deceased relative to life.
Only Prue died forever, while the
creators of the series had to say goodbye to the performer of her role, an actress