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The latest twisted events from the fourth episode of Marvel Studios and Disney+ limited series Loki raises some significant questions regarding how the Marvel Cinematic Universe handles death Sure, the context of the series is isolated within the Time Variance Authority, but if the MCU is already embracing the idea of the multiverse and given[...]
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But apparently, there are some self-proclaimed Sandman gatekeepers out there taking issue with some of the casting decisions- the choice of a Black actress for Death (Howell-Baptiste) and having Desire (Park) listed as non-binary. Image: Screencap And to say that they've been vocal on social media about comes as no surprise- but when someone thought to call[...]
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In the following excerpts from a Netflix blog post shared when the casting news was revealed earlier this week, Gaiman offers his thoughts on both the characters he created as well as why the actors selected are the best shepherds to bring those characters to life on the screen: Image: Netflix DEATH – Dream's wiser, nicer, and[...]
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On Wednesday, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Mason Alexander Park, Donna Preston, Jenna Coleman, Niamh Walsh, Joely Richardson, David Thewlis, Kyo Ra, Stephen Fry, Razane Jammal, Sandra James Young, and Patton Oswalt were also added to the cast in some excellent casting choices- check them out below (all images Netflix): Howell-Bapstte will play is Death, Dream's wiser, nice and[...]
The Sandman announcement key art. (Image: Netflix)
With more names still to come (smart move holding off on who locked in the highly-anticipated role of Death), the streaming service is welcoming Tom Sturridge (Sweetbitter) as Dream, Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones) as Lucifer, Vivienne Acheampong (The Witches) as Lucienne, Boyd Holbrook (Narcos) as The Corinthian, Charles Dance (The Crown) as Roderick Burgess, Asim[...]
Gwendoline Christie's 'Game of Thrones' Ending Thoughts, Brienne's Power
Gaiman's multi-genre tale centers on Morpheus, the Lord of Dreams, and the Endless, the powerful group of siblings: Destiny, Death, Destruction, Despair, Desire, and Delirium Warner Bros shopped the television project to a number of networks and streaming services – including "family member" HBO, who reportedly passed on the series based on the expected price[...]
The Reign Of X Begins
Dogged for years with a reputation for killing off mutants and then bringing them back to life, the revolving door of death was a trope ridiculed even within the comics themselves, with the constant refrain "I thought you died?" "I got better." So Jonathan Hickman made it text, created a system where mutants are revived,[...]
The Sandman (Image: DC Comics)
Gaiman's multi-genre tale centers on Morpheus, the Lord of Dreams, and the Endless, the powerful group of siblings: Destiny, Death, Destruction, Despair, Desire, and Delirium Warner Bros shopped the television project to a number of networks and streaming services – including "family member" HBO, who reportedly passed on the series based on the expected price[...]
The Sandman is coming to Netflix as a live-action series (Image: Netflix)
Gaiman's multi-genre tale centers on Morpheus, the Lord of Dreams, and the Endless, the powerful group of siblings: Destiny, Death, Destruction, Despair, Desire, and Delirium Warner Bros shopped the television project to a number of networks and streaming services – including "family member" HBO, who reportedly passed on the series based on the expected price[...]
A look at Paragon (Image: Pikchure Zero Entertainment)
While we're not sure what happened to the baby, we do know what happened to the series: it released a teaser trailer for the seven-episode season where the human race faces a world where Heaven's died and only a small aspect of an Afterlife remains- with everyone (even Death) fighting to claim the Elysian. A look[...]
The Biggest, Baddest Spoilers for The Walking Dead #192
Superhero deaths have become a bit of a sigh-inducing trope over the last couple of decades A big event, a big death, a few years pass and that death is reversed At one point, Marvel Comics implemented a dead-is-dead edict to try and counter this but it didn't take Recently Jonathan Hickman baked the revolving[...]
The Sandman | Official Audible Trailer
With Neil Gaiman (American Gods), Dirk Maggs (Good Omens, Anansi Boys), and Audible Originals' first-ever audio production of the author's popular and highly influential The Sandman series set to premiere this Wednesday, July 15, listeners are getting a preview that introduces our ears to one of the characters that fans of the comic book have[...]
The Sandman | Official Audible Trailer
As the multi-threaded story unspools, The Sandman descends into Hell to July confront Lucifer, chases rogue nightmares who have escaped his realm, and crosses paths with an array of characters from DC comic books, ancient myths, and real-world history, including: Inmates of Gotham City's Arkham Asylum, Doctor Destiny, the muse Calliope, the three Fates, William[...]
The Sandman is set for a live-action adaptation on Netflix (Image: DC/WarnerMedia).
Gaiman's multi-genre tale centers on Morpheus, the Lord of Dreams, and the Endless, the powerful group of siblings: Destiny, Death, Destruction, Despair, Desire, and Delirium Heinberg will write and serve as showrunner on the series, which received a direct-to-series order Gaiman is set to executive produce alongside Goyer, with both having been attached previously to[...]
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Set to join McAvoy is Riz Ahmed as The Corinthian, Justin Vivian Bond as Desire, Arthur Darvill as William Shakespeare, Kat Dennings as Death, Taron Egerton as John Constantine, William Hope as Doctor Destiny, Josie Lawrence as Mad Hettie, Miriam Margolyes as Despair, Samantha Morton as Urania Blackwell, Bebe Neuwirth as The Siamese Cat, Andy[...]