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American Gods Showrunner Jesse Alexander Asked to Stop Working on Season 2

Production on the second season of Starz‘s American Gods has found itself mired in controversy once again, with showrunner/writer Jesse Alexander reportedly being asked a month ago to stop working on the series adaptation of author/executive producer Neil Gaiman‘s famed novel. According to exclusive reporting from The Hollywood Reporter based on numerous sources, while the […]

Y: Brian K. Vaughan, Pia Guerra Reunite On Set of FX’s ‘Y: The Last Man’ Pilot

Production is currently underway on Y, FX‘s adaptation Brian K. Vaughan and Pia Guerra‘s post-apocalyptic DC Comics/Vertigo sci-fi comic book series Y: The Last Man. With Michael Green (American Gods) and Luke Cage‘s Aida Mashaka Croal serving as co-showrunners and Melina Matsoukas (Insecure, Master of None) directing, Y traverses a post-apocalyptic world in which a cataclysmic event has decimated every male mammal save for one lone human. […]

Shadowhunters’ Alisha Wainwright, Newcomer Ja’Siah Young Join Netflix’s Sci-fi Series ‘Raising Dion’

Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments‘s Alisha Wainwright and newcomer Ja’Siah Young have been tapped to join Netflix‘s hour-long sci-fi family drama Raising Dion, joining previously cast Michael B. Jordan, Jason Ritter, and Jazmyn Simon. Based on video director Dennis Liu’s short film about an African-American single mother whose life takes a turn when she discovers her young son has multiple, […]

Raising Dion: Jazmyn Simon Joins Dennis Liu, Michael B. Jordan Superhero Family Drama Series

Ballers‘ Jazmyn Simon is testing out the streaming side of things, joining Michael B. Jordan and Jason Ritter in Netflix‘s hour-long sci-fi family drama Raising Dion. Based on video director Dennis Liu’s short film (which you can see below) about an African-American single mother whose life takes a turn when she discovers her young son has multiple, constantly […]

American Gods Season 2: Bruce Langley Confirms Production Start on Starz Series

To say it’s been a rough couple of months for Starz‘s American Gods would be a serious understatement, especially considering their series adaptation of author and executive producer Neil Gaiman‘s novel is coming off of a strong first season. We’ve watched as things got a little nasty between out-going showrunners Bryan Fuller and Michael Green and Fremantle; and between Gaiman […]


American Gods Season 2: Is Kristin Chenoweth Signaling She’s Done?

You’re a fan of Kristin Chenoweth and a fan of Starz‘s American Gods? Well, we’ve got some good news and we’ve got some not-so-good news for you. So where should we start? Let’s start with the good news! Chenoweth will be joining the sophomore season of NBC‘s Trial and Error, replacing John Lithgow‘s Season 1 […]

American Gods Season 2: Neil Gaiman Denies Article Allegations

***UPDATE*** A day after it was reported exclusively by The Hollywood Reporter that Jesse Alexander would be assuming showrunner responsibilities alongside author and executive producer Neil Gaiman on Starz’s  American Gods, the novelist took to Twitter to challenge a number of the assertions made in the article regrading behind-the-scenes budget and script battles. When asked if it was true […]

American Gods: Jesse Alexander New Showrunner; Season 2 in 2019

After a contentious few months that saw Bryan Fuller and Michael Green leaving the series over presumed budget issues with production company Fremantle, The Hollywood Reporter is reporting exclusively that Hannibal‘s Jesse Alexander will be assuming showrunner responsibilities alongside author and executive producer Neil Gaiman on Starz’s American Gods. Aside from Hannibal, Alexander has also […]

American Gods Season 1: A Look Back at a Season of Gods and Monsters

Okay, I know it’s been a while since we’ve heard any new American Gods news — well, any new American Gods news that doesn’t put me into a Level 8 panic mode — but that’s still no reason to not get excited for 2018. A new year means a new season of Starz‘s critically acclaimed adaptation […]

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The Weekly Static s01e17: Sad King, Missing Thrones, No Easter, and More!

I’m only twenty-three for another hour, give or take, but I’m a fan of yours and I need a good mistake. I’m not a sinner or preacher, all I have is slight of hand. I do magic tricks for… The Weekly Static! Whether it’s “welcome” or “welcome back,” it’s great to have you join us as […]

American Gods Season 2: Will Easter Get a Passover?

Coming off a first season that was incredibly well received by both fans and critics alike, it seemed a foregone conclusion that Starz‘s American Gods would be able to clear the “sophomore slump” hurdle with room to spare. When the shocking news broke this week that showrunners Bryan Fuller and Michael Green would be departing […]

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The Weekly Static s01e16: Fake News, Fairy Tales, and FTWD

It’s the weekend, kids! Time to spill out on the streets of stars and ride away. Try to find out what you are, face to face. And once you’ve had enough? Carry on, but don’t forget to love…The Weekly Static! But before we go any further, you should know why it is I’ve gathered all of […]

Before They Were Gods: Yetide Badaki Found Herself ‘Sequestered’

For American Gods fans, it’s a very “plus/minus” time that’s a little tough to reconcile. On the plus side, they feel great knowing that Starz renewed the series for a second season; but on the minus side, they find themselves stuck knee-deep in the long haul that is… The Wait Between Seasons! And then there’s the matter […]

Bryan Fuller and Michael Green Exit American Gods as Showrunners

There isn’t much information about this news yet, but it looks like showrunners on Starz’s American Gods Bryan Fuller and Michael Green are leaving the series. Variety sounded the alarm, stating the pair are said to be “departing after clashing with producer FremantleMedia over budget and creative direction” on season 2 of the Starz series. They go […]

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

With the Blu-ray and DVD release of American Gods‘ first season happening this week and production on the Starz fantasy-drama series’ Season 2 expected to get underway in January, executive producers Bryan Fuller and Michael Green made the interview rounds to offer some insight into what fans can expect when the series returns next year. […]

Tales Of ‘American Gods’: Ricky Whittle, Yetide Badaki & Pablo Schreiber

Riding high off of the critical and ratings success of American Gods‘ first season and only a few months before filming commences on Season 2 of the Starz series, stars Ricky Whittle (Shadow Moon), Yetide Badaki (Bilquis) and Pablo Schreiber (Mad Sweeney) descended upon New York Comic Con 2017 this past weekend to discuss a wide […]

Before They Were ‘Gods’: Mr. Wednesday Met Crockett & Tubbs. Twice.

So welcome back to another edition of Before They Were ‘Gods’, where we pull back the curtain on some of the past projects of the cast and crew connected with American Gods and give them their proper due. Since we’re still a little while off from any major Season 2 news, it’s a little something […]