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THE ANSWER IS FINALLY HERE!
ONLY ONE SIBLING WILL KEEP THEIR POWERS IN A SPECIAL
ONE HOUR EPISODE OF "WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE,"
PREMIERING FRIDAY, JANUARY 6 ON DISNEY CHANNEL
"Who Will Be The Family Wizard" - Justin, Alex and Max face a sudden and ultimate test to determine which one of them will be entitled to keep their wizardly powers. After 106 episodes of the Emmy Award-winning hit comedy, the answer will finally be revealed on a special one-hour episode, premiering FRIDAY, JANUARY 6 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
Starring are Selena Gomez as Alex Russo, David Henrie as Justin Russo, Jake T. Austin as Max Russo, Jennifer Stone as Harper Finkle, Maria Canals-Barrera as Theresa Russo and David DeLuise as Jerry Russo.
Bridgit Mendler ("Good Luck Charlie, It's Christmas!") and Gregg Sulkin (Disney Channel UK's "As The Bell Rings," "Avalon High") return as Justin's vampire girlfriend Juliet Van Heusen and Alex's werewolf boyfriend Mason.
"Who Will Be The Family Wizard" was written by Ben Montanio, Vince Cheung and Todd Greenwald and directed by Victor Gonzales.
"Wizards of Waverly Place" carries a TV-G parental guideline.
SEASON(S): 4 (107 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
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ADDITIONAL NOTES: series finale aired on 1/6/12
DESCRIPTION: (from Disney Channel's press release, January 2013) Selena Gomez returns to executive-produce and star in one of Disney Channel's most successful series ever in the television event "The Wizards Return: Alex vs Alex," premiering FRIDAY, MARCH 15 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel. Starring Gomez, Jake T. Austin, Jennifer Stone, Maria Canals-Barrera, David DeLuise, Gregg Sulkin and Beau Mirchoff, the special is based on the multiple Emmy Award-winning Disney Channel original series "Wizards of Waverly Place," which, during its series run was TV's #1 series across Kids 2-11, Kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14. In "The Wizards Return: Alex vs Alex," the Russo family and friends travel to Tuscany, Italy, to meet their long lost relatives... but when Alex (Gomez) tries to prove she's more than a seemingly carefree young Wizard, she inadvertently conjures a spell that creates a Good Alex and an Evil Alex. When Evil Alex gets roped into a charming young wizard's foreboding plan to take over the world, Good Alex must find a way to save her family and humankind, which leads to a monumental battle between the two versions of herself - all atop the Tower of Pisa.