Sam Raimi syndie series sets debut

Nov. 1 premiere will be a two-hour telecast

Sam Raimi's scripted series "Wizard's First Rule" will debut the weekend of Nov. 1 in national syndication, Disney-ABC Domestic Television and ABC Studios said Thursday.

The hourlong epic fantasy series, starring Craig Horner and Bridget Regan, will kick off with a two-hour premiere. Raimi exec produces with Rob Tapert, Joshua Donen, Ned Nalle and Kenneth Biller.