Selena Gomez takes a walk on the wicked side in Disney Channel’s The Wizards Return: Alex vs Alex — and TVLine has a first look at her character’s dark turn.
Based on the Wizards of Waverly Place series, this original TV-movie — premiering Friday at 8/7c, then available via iTunes on Tuesday — finds the Russo family and friends traveling to Italy to meet long-lost relatives. But when Alex (played by Gomez) tries to prove she’s more than a carefree Wizard lass, she inadvertently conjures a spell that splits her into Good Alex and Evil Alex. Watch that moment here, then read on for more:
When Evil Alex gets roped into a young male wizard’s plan to take over the world, Good Alex must find a way to save no less than humankind, culminating in Alex-on-Alex action atop the Tower of Pisa.
Here’s a first look photo of Good Alex discovering some of her dastardly doppelganger’s handiwork: