• It's Official: Benedict Cumberbatch Is Satan

    5 monthes ago - By Birth Movies Death

    ...in Amazon's GOOD OMENS!
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  • Michael Sheen And David Tennant Create “PG Wodehouse English” Sensibility In ‘Good Omens' - TCA

    Michael Sheen And David Tennant Create “PG Wodehouse English” Sensibility In ‘Good Omens' - TCA

    5 monthes ago - By Deadline

    The very busy Neil Gaiman came to TCA - again - to charm TV critics, explaining his utter delight in casting Welsh and Scottish actors Michael Sheen and David Tennant in the two extremely English starring roles of Amazon 's Good Omens .
    Sheen as stoic and sensible angel, Aziraphale, and Tennant as suave man-about-town demon Crowley.
    The story is based on Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's best-selling novel Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch...
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  • Amazon Sets ‘Good Omens' Premiere Date, Watch the Opening Credits

    5 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Amazon has set the premiere date for its adaptation of “Good Omens.”
    Neil Gaiman said Wednesday during the Television Critics Association press tour that the six-episode limited series will debut May 31. All six will available at once. The streamer also released the opening title sequence for the series, which you can watch above.
    The series, based on Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's 1990 novel, stars Michael Sheen and David Tennant as an angel and demon, respectfully, who form an unlikely friendship over centuries of living comfortably on Earth. Jon Hamm plays the Archangel Gabriel and...
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  • Benedict Cumberbatch To Play Satan In Amazon's ‘Good Omens' - TCA

    5 monthes ago - By Deadline

    The final member the Good Omens cast has been announced - Benedict Cumberbatch .
    The Sherlock star is playing the voice of Satan in the Amazon Prime Video series.
    "It's a giant animated Satan. He turns up and we needed a performance that works. So we found a young British help that needed a lot of direction from Douglas... Benedict Cumberbatch," said Gaiman.
    Cumberbatch will star alongside Frances McDormand, who plays the voice of God in the series, which is based on Terry...
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  • Good Omens Premiere Date Set for May on Amazon Prime Video

    Good Omens Premiere Date Set for May on Amazon Prime Video

    5 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    Good Omens premiere date set for May on Amazon Prime Video
    Amazon Prime Video has revealed the Good Omens premiere date, announcing that all six episodes of the limited series adaptation will arrive on May 31. The six-part television adaptation by BBC Studios of the best-selling novel by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett will launch globally on Amazon Prime Video and premiere on BBC Two in the UK.
    The streamer also confirmed that opposite Frances McDormand as God in the series, Benedict Cumberbatch will be playing Satan.
    RELATED: NYCC: Good Omens teaser trailer brings the end of the...
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  • Benedict Cumberbatch to Play Satan on Neil Gaiman's ‘Good Omens'

    5 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Satan is coming to Amazon's “Good Omens” and he'll be voiced by none other than Benedict Cumberbatch.
    The character will be a CGI creation. Neil Gaiman made the announcement Wednesday during the television critics association press tour.
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  • Amazon Sets ‘Good Omens' Premiere Date

    5 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Amazon has set the premiere date for its adaptation of “Good Omens.”
    Neil Gaiman said Wednesday during the television critics association press tour the six-episode limited series will debut May 31. All six will available at once.
    The series, based on Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's 1990 novel, stars Michael Sheen and David Tennant as an angel and demon, respectfully, who form an unlikely friendship over centuries of living comfortably on Earth. Jon Hamm plays the Archangel Gabriel and Frances McDormand lends her voice as the Voice of God.
    Set as the end of the world approaches, the series...
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  • ‘Good Omens' To Launch On Amazon Prime Video On May 31 - TCA

    5 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Good Omens are coming on May 31. Amazon revealed a TX date for its highly anticipated sci-fi comedy drama at TCA .
    “When is it actually going to be seen?,” asked Gaiman on the panel. “We now have a date. It's going to be May 31 - all six episodes dropping. Plan for your binge parties.”
    The show, which is based on Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman's eponymous book, stars David Tennant, Michael Sheen, Jon Hamm, Frances McDormand, Nick Offerman, Jack Whitehall, Miranda...
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  • How ‘Good Omens' Finally Made It to Amazon, and Neil Gaiman's ‘Favorite' Scene He Had to Cut

    5 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    (This story contains small spoilers from the book “Good Omens,” which was first published in 1990).
    It's been a long time coming for “Good Omens,” the fantasy novel written by “American Gods” author Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, to make it to the screen.
    But later this year, Amazon will debut its six-episode adaptation of the acclaimed fantasy novel, which takes place the day before the Apocalypse. Gaimand and Pratchett, before he died in 2015, had been trying to get somebody, anybody to take on the task of adapting their book for the better part of the last decade.
    “Terry and I kept...
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