- Unfortunately, “Lucifer” star Tom Ellis doesn’t play the devil in “The Sandman” on Netflix.
- Die DC-Comicfigur could well have appeared in the upcoming Neil Gaiman adaptation.
- The exciting cast of “The Sandman” includes two “Game of Thrones” stars.
Filming has started in England since October 2020 Netflix‘Long-awaited Neil Gaiman Adaptation “The Sandman“. For the upcoming epic fantasy series, the cast has now also leaked. For fans of the devilish Amazon Prime-Series “Lucifer” the cast list contains a huge disappointment: Lucifer morningstar Tom Ellis does not play the devil in the upcoming Netflix series “The Sandman”!
Instead, the character Lucifer from “Game of Thrones” – and “Star Wars“Star Gwendoline Christie (played on GoT Brienne from Tarth) brought to life. over We reported on Christie’s casting some time ago, but so far it was unclear what role the GoT star would play in “The Sandman”.
That’s why Tom Ellis could have played Lucifer on “The Sandman”
Few “Lucifer“Viewers are known to have seen the supernatural crime series appearing on Netflix in the US, is a DC comic adaptation. The character Lucifer was once created by Neil Gaiman (“American Gods“, “Good Omens“) for his” The Sandman “graphic novel, and then got his own comic series, so Tom Ellis could well have appeared as the devil in the new Netflix series.
The “The Sandman” series is now treading different paths and is also changing the sex of the devil with the cast of GoT star Gwendoline Christie.
The rest of the cast of “The Sandman” on Netflix
The other cast of “The Sandman” on Netflix is also impressive: it was already known that the British actor Tom Sturridge (“Mary Shelley) played the main character Dream (also known as Morpheus). Dream is one of the in” The Sandman ” 7 Eternal and ruler over the kingdom of dreams.
“Game of Thrones”-Star Charles Dance spielt Roderick Burgess
For the role of the charlatan and magician Roderick Burgess, Netflix “Game of ThronesCommit star Charles Dance. The renowned, experienced actor embodied family patriarch in GoT Tywin Lannister and was most recently in the 3rd and 4th season of “The Crown“to be admired on Netflix.
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Vivienne Acheampong (“Witches witches“) will also take on the role of Lucienne, the librarian from Dreams Reich, in” The Sandman “. Here, too, Netflix changes the character’s gender compared to the graphic novel.
Netflix-Star Boyd Holbrook (“Narcos“) plays The Corinthian in” The Sandman “, a nightmare created by Dream.
Finally, it was announced that Asim Chaudhry would appear as Abel and Sanjeev Bhaskar as Cain in Netflix’s “The Sandman”. The two sibling figures are loyal subjects of Dream, with Cain permanently killing his brother Abel, who cannot stay dead.
“The Sandman” is expected to appear on Netflix in the second half of 2021. Season 1 will have 11 episodes.
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