The big announcement made for the Starz series was that Chenoweth, who was in Bryan Fuller's Pushing Daisies, is joining the American Gods. And what else would she be but a goddess? Chenoweth will play Easter, the Germanic goddess of the dawn in the novel. Here's the official confirmation, via Twitter:
— American Gods (@AmericanGodsSTZ) July 22, 2016
No show has a better cast than this one.