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"The Watch": BBC America Releases Sir Terry Pratchett Adapt First-Look Images

Fans of the late Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series "Discworld" have been anxiously awaiting a look at BBC America's eight-episode adaptation The Watch  -and now their patience has paid off. Here's a look at what fans can expect from Richard Dormer's (Game of Thrones) Sam Vimes and City Watch when the […]

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The Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 Best of 2019 Countdown: #3 "Good Omens" (Amazon Prime)

Once upon a time… working for television was labelled a "demotion," a professional death sentence for actors whose careers were considered on a no-way-back downward spiral. Today, actors of all ages and experiences (especially women and actors of color) have found more opportunities to practice their craft and tell their stories (and be recognized for […]


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Extras in Cape Town Wanted for Terry Pratchett's The Watch from the BBC

The Watch is a fantasy police procedural television series under development by BBC America, based on Terry Pratchett's Ankh-Morpork City Watch stories from his Discworld novels. It is to have an episodic storyline, following the format of a "crime of the week" as tackled by the city's police force under the command of Sam Vimes. […]

Sorry, "Good Omens" Haters: Neil Gaiman Loved Your Petition for Netflix to Cancel the Show

Remember when Good Omens premiered on Amazon Prime earlier this year? A whole bunch of people got upset about it. The original novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman is a long-beloved and cherished fantasy-comedy, but apparently fanatical Christians aren't fans. Over 20,000 people apparently signed a petition condemning the show for taking "another step […]

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"The Watch": Richard Dormer ("Game of Thrones") Joins BBC America's "Discworld" Adapt

Fans of the late Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series "Discworld" have some good news coming their way: BBC America's eight-episode series adaptation The Watch has found its Sam Vimes in Game of Thrones actor Richard Dormer. Dormer joins a cast that includes Adam Hugill, Jo Eaton-Kent, Marama Corlett, Lara Rossi, and Sam […]

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"The Watch": Adam Hugill Set as Carrot in BBC America's "Discworld" Adapt

Fans of the late Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series "Discworld" have some good news coming their way, with Adam Hugill (Pennyworth) set to join BBC America's eight-episode series adaptation The Watch in a lead role. Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), the "punk rock" thriller focuses on City Watch as […]

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"Good Omens" & "Fleabag": Amazon Prime Video Would Welcome Series Returns

If anyone was expecting a quiet Saturday out of Amazon Prime Video, then they were sadly mistaken. During their turn at the Television Critics Association's (TCA) summer press event, the streamer made a number of big announcements. Sci-fi drama The Expanse was given a fifth season pick-up months ahead of its Season 4 debut, while […]

'Good Omens': Costume and Set Designers Discuss that Long Cold Open

"Good Omens" Crew Posts Touching Terry Pratchett Tribute

Sir Terence David John Pratchett (or Terry, if you read his books) was possessed of a singular intellect, with a passion for writing clever dialogue for clever characters. His Discworld books are particular favorites of mine, but nothing, and I mean nothing, comes close to Good Omens, his 1990 collaboration with another clever person, Neil […]

'Good Omens': Costume and Set Designers Discuss that Long Cold Open

"Good Omens": Thousands Protest at Wrong Freaking Platform

Good Omens was many things. Entertaining? Yeah, check that. Engaging? Hells to the yes. David Tennant and Michael Sheen were miraculous as Crowley and Aziraphale. Maybe a little long? Sure. The series would have clipped along beautifully with one less episode. Sacrilegious? What the actual hell? 20,000 people identifying themselves as Christians flooded Netflix with […]



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It's the End of the World as We Know it, and 'Good Omens' Feels Fantastic (REVIEW)

"The whole business with the fossilized dinosaur skeletons was a joke that paleantologists haven't seen yet," intones the voice of god, realized wryly by Frances McDormand, "This proves two things: Firstly, God does not play dice with the universe- I play an ineffable game of my own devising. For everyone else, it's like playing poker […]



'Good Omens' Official Trailer: Aziraphale & Crowley's Excellent Adventure

It's the end of the world as we know it… but from the looks of the official trailer for Amazon Prime Video's Good Omens, it doesn't plan on going quietly. In fact, it's safe to say that the road to "The End Times" is gonna' be a right messy one. Based on Neil Gaiman's (American Gods) and Terry […]

'Good Omens': Succession Star Brian Cox Set as Voice of Death

Amazon Prime Video has heard "The Voice of Death" and it sounds like… Brian Cox? With only a day to go before the official trailer for Good Omens – the streaming service's adaptation of Neil Gaiman (American Gods) and the late Terry Pratchett's (Colour of Magic) 1990 novel – drops, co-author, showrunner, and wearer of many other hats Gaiman took to […]

'Good Omens' Trailer: Neil Gaiman Makes Viewers An Offer They Can't Forsake [VIDEO]

Amazon Prime Video has some righteously divine news for viewers eager for the official trailer for Good Omens, the streaming service's adaptation of Neil Gaiman (American Gods) and the late Terry Pratchett's (Colour of Magic) 1990 novel. Co-author, showrunner, and wearer of many other hats Gaiman took to social media via Prime Video's Twitter account to invite us to "heart"/like […]

'Good Omens': Benedict Cumberbatch Set as Satan; Opening Titles Released [VIDEO]

Amazon Prime Video had some truly divine news for fans of Good Omens, the streaming service's adaptation of Neil Gaiman (American Gods) and the late Terry Pratchett's (Colour of Magic) 1990 novel. Along with the release of the show's opening title sequence (which you can find below), we now know who will be playing the "devil's advocate" […]

David Tennant On 'Who' Culture, Jodie Whittaker, 'Good Omens' and More

David Tennant has enjoyed a long and vibrant acting career – both on stage and on screen – that truly took off after realizing his dream of becoming The Doctor in BBC's long-running hit series Doctor Who and thriving ever since. In a recent interview with The Guardian, Tennant looked back on his career – and ahead, offering his […]