Netflix has dropped the first trailer for The Sandman, their eagerly-anticipated series based on the DC graphic novels from Neil Gaiman. They also confirmed that the series will premiere on the streaming service on the 5th of August 2022.
The series, which Netflix describes as “a rich blend of modern myth and dark fantasy in which contemporary fiction, historical drama and legend are seamlessly interwoven”, stars Charles Dance as Roderick Burgess, Tom Sturridge as as Dream, Kirby Howell-Baptiste as Death and Jenna Coleman as Johanna Constantine.
The extensive cast also includes Gwendoline Christie, Vivienne Acheampong, Boyd Holbrook, Asim Chaudhry, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Mason Alexander Park, Donna Preston, Niamh Walsh, Joely Richardson, David Thewlis, Kyo Ra, Stephen Fry, Razane Jammal, Sandra James Young and Patton Oswalt.
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