Fate: The Winx Saga is an upcoming young adult drama series based on the Nickelodeon animated series Winx Club, created by Iginio Straffi. It is produced by the Rainbow studio, which is co-owned by Straffi and ViacomCBS. Iginio Straffi serves as an executive producer alongside showrunner Brian Young, Judy Counihan, and Kris Thykier. Thykier's company, Archery Pictures, is also involved in the production. The series is scheduled to premiere on Netflix in 2020.Iginio Straffi had planned to adapt Winx Club into live action as early as 2011. Before starting production on the project, Straffi gained experience with live-action television shows, working as a producer for Nickelodeon's Club 57. Principal photography for Fate eventually began in September 2019 in Ireland.
According to Straffi, the series is aimed at adult fans of the cartoon. In a 2019 interview, he called it "edgier and darker than what they can imagine." Fate is co-directed by Lisa James Larsson and Hannah Quinn.