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‘The Sandman’ Review: Netflix’s Neil Gaiman Adaptation Plays It Too Safe

Neil Gaiman's classic comic book series gets adapted into a drama series starring Tom Sturridge as the King of Dreams, who finds himself imprisoned in the human world for a century.

‘The Sandman’ Creator Neil Gaiman, Stars Discuss Bringing Series to Netflix After Lengthy Path

The Sandman is finally making it to the screen, and Neil Gaiman can’t wait for that moment to arrive. Gaiman joined the Netflix series’ cast, including Tom Sturridge, Gwendoline Christie, Jenna Coleman and Kirby Howell-Baptiste, for a Hall H panel Saturday at San Diego Comic-Con. The team debuted a number of clips and the full […]

Jon Hamm to Return as Archangel Gabriel in Second Season of ‘Good Omens’

You can’t keep a good angel down. Jon Hamm is set to return in the heavenly role of Archangel Gabriel in Amazon’s upcoming second season of Good Omens, currently in production in Scotland. The Mad Men star — soon to be seen in Top Gun: Maverick — will will be aided and abetted by the angels Michael, […]

Neil Gaiman’s ‘Anansi Boys’ Series Casts ‘Small Axe,’ ’13 Reasons Why’ Stars as Female Leads (Exclusive)

Anansi Boys, Amazon Studios’ upcoming six-part adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s best-selling fantasy novel, has found its two female leads. British actresses Amarah-Jae St. Aubyn, who made her screen debut in Steve McQueen’s acclaimed feature Lovers Rock, part of his Small Axe anthology series, and Grace Saif, best known for Netflix series 13 Reasons Why, will […]

Greta Thunberg, Neil Gaiman, Steve Coogan Added to Edinburgh TV Festival

Greta Thunberg, Neil Gaiman and Steve Coogan are the latest speakers to be added to the lineup of the Edinburgh TV Festival. The Alternative MacTaggart keynote speech, meanwhile, will be given by comedian, writer, actor and presenter London Hughes, the first British Black woman to be nominated for the Dave Edinburgh Comedy “Best Show” Award for her […]

‘Anansi Boys’: Delroy Lindo Lands Lead Role in Amazon’s Neil Gaiman Drama

Amazon and Neil Gaiman have found their new Mr. Nancy/Anansi. The Good Fight alum Delroy Lindo has landed the coveted lead role in the retail giant/streamer’s straight-to-series adaptation of Gaiman’s 2005 fantasy novel Anansi Boys. The six-episode limited series — formally greenlit last week following a years-long development process — follows Charlie Nancy, a young […]

Neil Gaiman’s ‘Anansi Boys’ Ordered to Series at Amazon

Don’t call it an American Gods sequel or spinoff. Anansi Boys, the 2005 fantasy novel from Neil Gaiman, has been ordered to series at Amazon. The six-episode limited series will begin production this year in Scotland as casting has already heated up for the drama that, like Gaiman’s novel and his since-canceled Starz series American […]

‘Good Omens’ Renewed for Season 2 at Amazon

The forces of heaven and hell are set to return for another colorful battle over the fate of humankind. Good Omens, the six-part fantasy epic based on the 1990 novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman (full title: Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch), is to get a second season […]

Neil Gaiman Gives a Sneak Peek of Netflix’s ‘The Sandman’

Netflix has released some behind-the-scenes footage of its adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s graphic novel The Sandman. In the video, the author and executive producer offers a peek at the show’s sets and props, and there are brief clips of actors Tom Sturridge (Dream) and Gwendoline Christie (Lucifer). As Netflix notes, this is not a “first […]