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The first season of Wizards of Waverly Place aired on Disney Channel from October 12, 2007 to August 31, 2008.The season introduces the Russo children, Alex (Selena Gomez), Justin (David Henrie), and Max Russo (Jake T.
María Canals Barrera and David De Luise star as their parents and Jennifer Stone co-stars as Alex's best friend, Harper Finkle Guest stars and recurring cast include: Amanda Tepe as Monotone Woman, Skyler Samuels as Gigi Hollingsworth, Bill Chott as Mr. Greenwald, who began developing the show after working as a writer and consulting producer during the first season of Hannah Montana.The show is produced by It's a Laugh Productions and Disney Channel Original Productions.The theme song, "Everything Is Not What It Seems", written by John Adair and Steve Hampton, is of techno-pop style and is performed by Selena Gomez.The series is filmed at Hollywood Center Studios in Hollywood, California.Set on Waverly Place in Manhattan, New York's Greenwich Village neighborhood, Wizards of Waverly Place centers on the Italian-Mexican Russo family, which includes Alex (Selena Gomez), her older brother Justin (David Henrie) and their younger brother Max (Jake T. The three Russo siblings are wizards in training and live with their Italian-American father Jerry (David De Luise), a former wizard, and their Mexican-American mother Theresa.Alex has a mortal friend Harper (Jennifer Stone) who at first does not know the Russo's are wizards, and her mother Theresa (María Canals Barrera) who is also a mortal.
The theme song begins with Alex (Selena Gomez) waking up in the morning with her alarm clock going off. She then goes into the bathroom where Justin (David Henrie) is looking at himself in the mirror and spitting out mouthwash when Alex pushes him to the side.
He gets annoyed and then uses magic to trap her in the mirror. Austin) has an orange which he turns into a vanilla cupcake.
Meanwhile, Harper (Jennifer Stone) meets Alex at the front door and shows off her watermelon shirt. Throughout the sequence, the furniture in the background seems to be moving around.
Back at the kitchen, Max is about to put his cupcake into his backpack when his mother, Theresa (María Canals Barrera), makes him turn it back into an orange. In the lair, Jerry (David De Luise) is talking to someone when his laptop flies away. In the sub shop, Alex opens her book bag, which the computer goes into (meanwhile Harper was distracted not seeing anything). The show debuted on Disney Channel on October 12, 2007 after the premiere of Twitches Too, gathering 5.9 million viewers.
In 2009, the series was the top scripted telecast for teens between the age of 9–14 (1.63 million/6.7 rating) and second in kids 6–11 (1.81 million/7.4 rating), which was only slightly behind "The Suite Life on Deck"(1.82 million/7.4 rating.) Alex is the naughty one, always getting scolded for using magic without permission.
She is so desperate to get the "no free-wheeling magic" rule lifted that she at one point gets her classmate, T. Taylor, also a wizard, to charm her parents into allowing it.