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The Watch, BBC America's adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's City Watch novels, is decidedly not the novels As a TV show, it's an interesting case of what TV demands that separates it from what books can do Pratchett's books are part of his wide-ranging and epic "Discworld" series and the extended universe They were a[...]
The Watch on BBC America
NYCC gave us our first real taste of the upcoming BBC America series The Watch, an adaptation of the Discworld novel by Sir Terry Pratchett The story follows the City Watch, a group of ragtag cops tasked with protecting Ankh-Morpork Moderated by Yvette Nicole Brown, the panel features Executive Producers Richard Stokes and Simon Allen,[...]
#TheWatch: NEW NYCC Teaser Trailer 👀 Premieres January 2021 | BBC America
In August, fans of BBC America's upcoming adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld" learned that January 2021 was the target month for its debut Well, at Friday's New York Comic Con-Metaverse panel, they learned- and saw- a whole lot about The Watch First, we now have a date: the[...]
Aziraphale and Crowley discuss their Good Omens: Lockdown time together, courtesy of Narrativia.
When it comes to Neil Gaiman (American Gods) and the late Sir Terry Pratchett's (The Colour of Magic) Good Omens, time can be a pretty funny thing If you watched the series adaptation on BBC Two, it's only been a little more than two months since you last checked in with angel Aziraphale (Michael Sheen) and[...]
The late Sir Terry Pratchett's "Discworld" novels are being developed for television, courtesy Narrativia and Penguin.
While BBC Studios may be the production house behind BBC America's eight-episode adaptation The Watch from the late Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series, Pratchett's production company Narrativia is looking to throw open the doors of "Discworld." On Tuesday, Narrativia, Endeavor Content and UK-based producer Motive Pictures announced an exclusive deal that[...]
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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[...]
good omens
here, here, here, here, here, and here), Bleeding Cool's own Adi Tantimedh preaches his case as to why Amazon Prime Video's Neil Gaiman-‎Terry Pratchett adaptation was a big slice of heaven: #3 "Good Omens" (Amazon Prime) https://youtu.be/hUJoR4vlIIs The End of the World is coming, which means a fussy Angel and a loose-living Demon who've become overly fond of life[...]
the watch
Fans of the late Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series "Discworld" have more The Watch casting news coming their way: BBC America's eight-episode series adaptation is welcoming six more names to the network's adaptation. Anna Chancellor (Pennyworth), James Fleet (Outlander), Ingrid Oliver (Doctor Who), Ruth Madeley (The Rook), Hakeem Kae-Kazim (Dynasty), and Bianca Simone[...]
Extras in Cape Town Being Recruited for Terry Pratchett's The Watch from ACthe 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. BBC[...]
Sorry, "Good Omens" Haters: Neil Gaiman Loved Your Petition for Netflix to Cancel the Show
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 to make Satanism appear normal, light and acceptable" They said it "mocked God's wisdom" They even dared to petition, calling[...]
the watch
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[...]
the watch
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[...]
good omens
But what about two of its biggest heavy hitters, Neil Gaiman's Good Omens and Phoebe Waller-Bridge's Fleabag? Amazon Prime Starting first with the streamer's series adaptation of Gaiman and the late Terry Pratchett's novel – starring David Tennant and Michael Sheen – Amazon Prime Video's COO and Co-Head of Television Vernon Sanders wanted to make it clear[...]
'Good Omens': Costume and Set Designers Discuss that Long Cold Open
Enjoy! https://youtu.be/1xygsIFyx4MVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Good Omens – Featurette: Tribute to Terry Pratchett | Prime Video (https://youtu.be/1xygsIFyx4M) According to The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch (the world's only completely accurate book of prophecies, written in 1655, before she exploded), the world will end on a Saturday[...]
'Good Omens': Costume and Set Designers Discuss that Long Cold Open
That, right there, is some divine comedy. The best part about all of this is that it plays out exactly like something right out of Good Omens, where most of humanity is so terribly inept that the angels and demons trying to influence them don't really have to do much, our own ignorance steering us around[...]