Neil Gaiman

David Tennant is super ‘nervous’ about launching Good Omens

David Tennant is super ‘nervous’ about launching Good Omens

David Tennant is super "nervous" about launching his new TV series ‘Good Omens’. The 48-year-old actor stars alongside Frances McDormand and Michael Sheen in the upcoming show, which is based on the 1990 novel of the same name, which is penned by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman. Appearing on The Graham Norton Show on Friday (31.05.19), he described the show as: "A good r... »

Neil Gaiman honours late friend Terry Pratchett at Good Omens premiere

Neil Gaiman honours late friend Terry Pratchett at Good Omens premiere

Neil Gaiman honoured his late friend Terry Pratchett at the premiere of ‘Good Omens’ by sitting next to a chair on which his trademark hat and scarf were placed. Neil, 58, turned the pair’s 1990 novel into a TV series for Amazon Prime Video on the request of his co-writer Terry who sadly died in March 2015 at the age of 66, never getting to see their story make it to the screen. ... »

American Gods returning for 3rd season

American Gods returning for 3rd season

‘American Gods’ has been recommissioned for a third season. The blockbuster Amazon Prime Original series is based on the award-winning novel by Neil Gaiman, who is delighted ‘Dexter’ screenwriter and producer Charles ‘Chic’ Eglee will be on board as the new showrunner. Neil – who has also penned books such as ‘Stardust’ and ‘Coraline̵... »

Toby Whithouse to pen Gormenghast adaptation with Neil Gaiman

Toby Whithouse to pen Gormenghast adaptation with Neil Gaiman

Toby Whithouse will pen the new TV adaptation of Mervyn Peake’s ‘Gormenghast’ novels. The ‘Doctor Who’ writer is set to create the show for Freemantle, who crafted a deal to adapt all of Peake’s fantasy series, alongside Neil Gaiman and Akiva Goldsman, after winning a hotly contested battle to option the five books. The story – comprised of four books, ... »

Neil Gaiman signs Amazon Studios deal

Neil Gaiman signs Amazon Studios deal

Neil Gaiman has signed an exclusivity deal with Amazon Studios. The ‘Good Omens’ creator will work exclusively with the streaming giant on new TV series, which will premiere in over 200 countries and territories on the Amazon Prime Video series and is "thrilled" with the agreement. He said: "What decided me was how much I enjoyed working with the Amazon team on ‘Go... »

Mark Gatiss and Steve Pemberton join Good Omens

Mark Gatiss and Steve Pemberton join Good Omens

Mark Gatiss and Steve Pemberton have joined the cast of ‘Good Omens’. The 51-year-old screenwriter is set to team up with his ‘League of Gentlemen’ co-star in the new Amazon Prime adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s novel of the same name. While speaking exclusively to BANG Showbiz at the world premiere of his movie ‘The Mercy’ on Tuesday (07.02.18), Mark teased t... »

Ian McShane regrets never starring in a film with his friend John Hurt

Ian McShane regrets never starring in a film with his friend John Hurt

Ian McShane’s biggest regret in life is not starring in a film with his late friend Sir John Hurt. The 74-year-old actor has had a stellar career with memorable roles in movies such as ‘John Wick’, ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides’ and ‘Sexy Beast’ TV shows ‘Game of Thrones’, ‘Lovejoy’ and ‘Deadwood’ but ther... »