While our actual reality might feel like these are the end times, the very first trailer for Amazon's live-action adaptation of Neil Gaiman's Good Omens is here to remind us all that, ironically, the actual apocalypse would be much, much more lighthearted.
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Video: We’ve seen little bits here and there of Amazon and the BBC’s adaptation of the beloved Good Omens, by Neil Gaiman and the dearly missed Terry Pratchett. But while Comic-Con didn’t give us a trailer, it did let us peek behind the curtain to see the novel’s fantastical mishmash of Angels and Demons come to life, plus a new bit of casting.
Mike Mignola discusses his involvement in the Hellboy reboot. Good Omens continues to have some delightful casting. The could be more to come from the Vampire Diaries universe after the end of The Originals. Plus, new set footage from Shazam, and The Boys casts a major character. To me, my spoilers!
Adaptations can be a tricky thing - especially when the source material you're working with is something like Good Omens. For anyone worried we'd be seeing a complete 180-degree turn from Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman's vision, David Tennant is here to put your mind at ease. The apocalypse is still pretty funny.
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Mark Ruffalo talks about Hulk's new friendships in Avengers: Infinity War. Luke Skywalker wields an important artefact in a new The Last Jedi poster. The Flash is casting a few more comic book bad guys this season. Plus, a special guest star for The X-Files, Good Omens casts some Horsemen, and new Star Wars Rebels footage. Spoilers now!
Back when Good Omens first came out, Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman had plans for a sequel -- one that never came to pass, just like the planned movie adaptation of the novel. But now ideas from the sequel are being given new life in Amazon and the BBC's TV miniseries remake, in the form of Jon Hamm.
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Several adaptations of Terry Pratchett's beloved works were announced at a memorial service for the writer last year, including a six-part adaptation of Good Omens, penned by Pratchett's co-author Neil Gaiman. But now we have a time(frame) and a place: It's coming to Amazon Prime and the BBC next year.