"The Witch is Back"
Series Charmed
Season 1, Episode 9
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Air date December 16th, 1998
Writers Sheryl J. Anderson
Director Richard Denault
Producers Aaron Spelling; E. Duke Vincent; Constance M. Burge; Brad Kern; Sheryl J. Anderson; Peter Chomsky
Starring Shannen Doherty; Holly Marie Combs; Alyssa Milano; T.W. King; Dorian Gregory
Episode guide
"The Truth Is Out There... and It Hurts"
"Wicca Envy"

"The Witch is Back" is the ninth episode of season one of the supernaturally-themed television series Charmed. It was directed by Richard Denault and written by series creator Sheryl J. Anderson. It first aired on the WB Network on November 25th, 1998. In this episode, A warlock from the past, Matthew Tate, is released from his curse and tries to steal the power of the Charmed Ones, with a little help from Rex Buckland and Hannah Webster. Phoebe, Piper and Prue resurrect the spirit of their own ancestor, Melinda Warren, to aid them in combatting him.. Meanwhile, Piper works up her courage to ask Leo Wyatt out on a date and Andy gets frustrated by Prue's continued involvement with bizarre police investigations.

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  • This episode has been made available on the Charmed: The Complete Series DVD collection and the Charmed: The Complete First Season collection.
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