“Tonight, we’ll obtain what nobody has even tried. We’ll summon and imprison…Loss of life,” guarantees Charles Dance’s Roderick Burgess. The occultist then performs a ceremony, nonetheless, that brings forth not Loss of life, however Dream, performed by Tom Sturridge.
Whereas not proven within the teaser, the sequence additionally reunites Dance along with his Sport of Thrones co-star Gwendoline Christie, who performs Lucifer. Different stars within the sequence embrace Boyd Holbrook (Corinthian), Vivienne Acheampong (Lucienne), Kirby Howell-Baptiste (Loss of life), Asim Chaudhry (Abel), Sanjeev Bhaskar (Cain), and extra.
Based mostly on Gaiman’s 1989 comedian e book revealed by DC Comics, The Sandman will premiere someday later this 12 months, although no date was given within the clip. An outline of the sequence accompanying the video reads: “The Lord of Goals has been summoned, and captured, by mortal males. As soon as free from his captivity, this everlasting ruler of Goals will understand that his troubles are solely simply starting.”
After many years of languishing in growth purgatory, Netflix’s adaptation marks the primary time The Sandman has been efficiently introduced from web page to display. In 2013, the property was initially set to change into a movie starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and produced by Warner Bros., however as soon as that deal fell aside on account of inventive variations, Gaiman and his group pivoted to turning the thought right into a sequence as a substitute.
Watch the teaser for Netflix’s The Sandman after the leap.
In different Gaiman information, the author’s Good Omens was just lately renewed by Amazon for a second season. Again in March, his different sequence American Gods was canceled after three seasons on Starz.