In lockdown, I’ve been enjoying episodes of ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’ on 4music, weeknights from 6-7pm. It’s a total throwback for me, as a millenial, to my 90s days.
On rewatching it I didn’t realise there was so many celebrity cameos in it! Off the top of my head I could think of about 3. That’s it. But there’s loads! Here’s 18 of my favourite celebrity cameos:
Season 1 – Episode 8 – “Magic Joel”
His role: He plays Magic Joel, an aspiring magician, who Sabrina works for as his assistant to get her love interest Harvey’s attention.
Known for: playing Joey in ’10 Things I Hate About You’ (1999)
Season 1 – Episode 24 – “Troll Bride”
His role: He plays a witch lawyer that Sabrina calls on to get out of a marriage she finds herself in with a troll named Roland.
Known for: playing Mr White / Heisenberg in ‘Breaking Bad’.
Season 2 – Episode 18 – “The Band”
Their role: Sabrina creates a talent potion after Harvey signs her and Valerie up for a battle of the bands. The Backstreet Boys, after drinking a bottle of the potion after a basketball game, burst into song, singing their hit, ‘As Long As You Love Me’.
Known for: Being the best boyband of the 90s (in my opinion).
RuPaul Andre Charles
Season 2 – Episode 24 – “Sabrina’s Choice”
His role: Hairdresser extraordinaire. He also played The Witch Judge.
Known for: being the face of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’.
Season 2 – Episode 25 – “Rumor Mill”
His role: He plays Dashiell, a half-mortal who is Sabrina’s love interest for 3 episodes, before she realises how crazy in love she is with Harvey. Awww.
Known for: playing Turk in ‘Scrubs’ and Murray in ‘Clueless’ (1995).
Season 3 – Episode 14 – “Mrs Kraft”
His role: In this episode, Sabrina’s Aunt Zelda’s boyfriend, Mr Kraft (Sabrina’s principal), has to move in with them as his grandmother’s house (where he lives) is being redecorated. Sabrina and her Aunt Hilda summon Mr Kraft’s ex wife, Lucy, to take Mr Kraft away. However, they don’t realise that Lucy is also a witch, and she steals Mr Kraft back from Aunt Zelda. Sabrina and her Aunts are summoned to the Jerry Springer Show to have it out with Lucy.
Known for: being the face of his controversial talk show, ‘The Jerry Springer Show’, which was known for fights and fall outs.
Season 3 – Episode 15 – “Sabrina and the Pirates”
Their role: *Nsync are playing at an over 18 venue, so Sabrina gets a fake ID to see them live.
Known for: frontman Justin Timberlake and total tunes like ‘Bye Bye Bye’ and ‘It’s Gonna Be Me’.
Season 4 – Episode 1 – “No Place Like Home”
Her role: Sabrina is lonely in her dad’s Paris apartment and zaps in Britney for some company.
Known for: being a pop princess, and that infamous head shave meltdown in 2007. She’s also the subject of #freebritney.
James Michael Tyler
Season 5 – Episode 11 – “My Best Shot”
His role: He plays Ethan, a magazine writer. (Personally, I think he should have been working in Aunt Hilda’s coffee shop, but hey ho.)
Known for: playing the bleach blonde barista Gunther at Central Perk in ‘Friends’.
Season 5 – Episode 17 – “Beach Blanket Bizarro”
His role: Sabrina joined Aaron Carter at a beach party while on Spring Break. There’s good, clean fun thanks to some meddling from her aunts.
Known for: being the younger brother of Nick Carter (who’s in the Backstreet Boys) and being a singer in his own right.
Season 5 – Episode 22 – “Finally”
Her role: She sings in the coffee shop with her early group, Eden’s Crush. She surprisingly leaves the coffee shop with Sabrina’s geeky roommate, Miles.
Known for: being in The Pussycat Dolls and a judge on the UK ‘X Factor’, as well has her famous racer boyfriend, Lewis Hamilton.
Season 6 – Episode 1 – “Really Big Season Opener”
His role: In a tribute to ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’, Sabrina and Sisqo (well, his character Vladamir Kotensky) have a great ‘Matrix’ style combat scene together.
Known for: that thong, thong, thong, thong song. (I bet you just sang that too!)
Season 6 – Episode 9 – “A Birthday Witch”
Their role: Sabrina’s roomate, Roxie, used to date Isaac Hanson and he kindly stops by to pay her a visit.
Known for: their one hit wonder, “Mmmmm Bop”.
Season 6 – Episode 13 – “I Think I Love You”
His role: He is the Love Doctor. He helps Sabrina when she’s unable to say “I love you” back to her boyfriend.
Known for: So many 00s tunes.
Season 6 – Episode 15 – “Time After Time”
His role: He is a time travel agent in The Other Realm, who Sabrina sees when she meddles with her Aunt Zelda’s past to make her happier in the present.
Known for: being Howard in ‘The Big Bang Theory”.
Season 7 – Episode 3 – “Call Me Crazy”
Her role: screwed up her face in disgust at Sabrina when she was trying to impress her colleagues, but accidently said too much about her magic life – leading everyone to to think she’s crazy.
Known for: being an R&B artist in the 90s, and her role in ‘John Tucker Must Die’ (2006).
Season 7 – Episode 8 – “Bada-Bing”
Her role: She performed at the club that Sabrina was at.
Known for: making wearing ties without a shirt cool and her well-known song ‘Sk8er Boi’.
Season 7 – Episode 11 – “The Lyin, The Witch And The Wardrobe”
His role: He’s the British celebrity that Sabrina interviews for a spread in Scorch magazine.
Known for: being a pop star with a few hits, including “Gotta Get Thru This”.
and…. as a little bonus….
Did you know Kelly Clarkson appears as an extra?
Which other celebrities have you spotted on ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch’? Please comment below.