Shadow Moon

American Gods Season 2: Will Easter Get a Passover?

Ricky Whittle (Shadow Moon) retweeted his Instagram post expressing his best wishes and thanks to Fuller/Green while also reassuring fans that the show would literally go on; a similar message expressed by Orlando Jones (Mr Nancy) through his choice of retweet: [caption id="attachment_668283" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Starz Media[/caption]Coming off a first season that was incredibly[...]

Green Lantern: American Gods EP Michael Green Picks His John Stewart

If you came out of 2011's Green Lantern thinking that it was "all CGI, no substance" then you're not alone: the Ryan Reynolds-starring film would prove both a critical and commercial failure for Warner Bros. For screenwriters Gregg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim and Michael Green, the film's lackluster performance curtailed their plans on where to take […]

Before They Were Gods: Our Halloween Edition With Ricky Whittle

For American Gods fans, it's still a very "plus/minus" time that's tough to reconcile. On the plus side, they feel great knowing that Starz renewed the series for a second season that's expected to begin filming January 2018. On the minus side, they find themselves stuck knee-deep in the long haul that is…The Wait Between […]

Fuller And Green Discuss American Gods, Representation, And Season 2

It’s challenging in actualizing it [but] those challenges were always fun because we were building our LEGO houses more and more intricately.”●  Now that the show's set its foundation during its initial eight-episode season, Fuller is urging fans to brace themselves for a Season 2 that's going to "move": “The second season has so much more[...]

Before They Were 'Gods': 'Hollyoaks' Ricky Whittle: Shadow Dancer

I say that so there’s never any confusion about this being done out of love and with the intent to “laugh with” and not “laugh at” in every way possible.If you're reading this, then you know Ricky Whittle from his portrayal of Shadow Moon, assistant and bodyguard to Mr Wednesday (Ian McShane) in a war[...]

'American Gods': Gaiman Talks Five Seasons, Lost Stories and 'Gods 2'

STARZ's adaptation of Neil Gaiman's American Gods proved to be one of the biggest and most unexpected success stories of the 2017 television season. Originally published in 2001, the Hugo Award-winning novel's adaptation was spearheaded under the guidance of executive producer Gaiman and showrunners/executive producers Bryan Fuller (Hannibal) and Michael Green (Heroes). With solid ratings […]

American Gods Recapping A Prayer For Mad Sweeney: I Was A King Once

Wednesday (Ian McShane) and Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle) are having to speed-up their road trip a little bit...but then again, you'd think that killing a god who betrayed you with the very sword he made you as new gods are breathing down your neck would necessitate a change-in-plans Meanwhile...back at the taxi...Mad Sweeney (Pablo Schreiber),[...]

Exploring The Relationship Between Shadow Moon And Laura

We've got three clips from tonight's American Gods on STARZ. They delve a little deeper into the relationship between Shadow (Ricky Whittle) and Larua (Emily Browning), material that is hinted at in the novel but not fully laid out. The television series is exploring areas of the story that the book didn't cover. can't […]

The Edgier Shape-Shifting World Of American Gods – Episode One Review

The others are then stuck suffering ailments and sacrificing enough of their own blood, asking for their own God of War (as the narrator explains) for permission to go back to their lands in the form of consistent, strong wind.And Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle) is introduced… Ah, I am so happy Shadow is the one[...]

American Gods Is Bloody And Beautiful, The Bone Orchard Review

 Like Tarantino's sanguinated wet dream about a Robert Rodriguez movie.Flash to the present, and Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle) is pumping iron in prison, telling his compatriot Low Key Lyesmith (Jonathan Tucker) he can't shake the feeling of an axe hanging over his head  Shadow calls his wife Laura Moon (Emily Browning), sharing his concern that[...]