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Neil Gaiman’s Explanation Why Media Left American Gods Is Ridiculous

Neil Gaiman’s Explanation Why Media Left American Gods Is Ridiculous

The plot of Neil Gaiman’s original American Gods was rather straightforward. But Starz’s adaptation of the novel has ended up being somewhat more complicated, in part because of the numerous changes to the cast that had to be made in response to stars like Orlando Jones (Mr. Nancy), Kristin Chenoweth…

25 Years Ago We Got Genre’s Most Unapologetic Heroine

25 Years Ago We Got Genre’s Most Unapologetic Heroine

Inevitably a cool lady appears on screen with a sweet outfit, a wry smile, and this sense that she is not to be fucked with wrapped around her like a cloak. While women aren’t on the top of the call sheet as often as men in genre film and television,…