Varietyreports that David Babcock has been brought on board the long-running comic bookshow Sabrina The Teenage Witch. Babcock is the new showrunner forthe sitcom's next season on The WB network. He replaces Bruce Ferber.
According to thereport, the network is hoping Babcock will change the focus of the show totarget a slightly older demographic. The new season of the show will also likelysee the departures of co-stars Caroline Rhea and Beth Broderick, who playSabrina's aunts.
Previously,Babcock was a co-producer on Dharma & Greg and SuddenlySusan.