Sabrina Spellman is a half-mortal and half-witch having been spawned by warlock Edward Spellman and his human wife Diana during a ceremonial rite. Her true identity and powers were kept secret from her until her sixteenth birthday. It is also revealed that her familiar, a black cat named Salem, once tried to rule the world, but was unsuccessful.
There have been various comic books, cartoons and a television series about her. She was portrayed by actress Melissa Joan Hart in the television series, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996-2000).