The cast of Netflix’s The Sandman has finally been announced. Thursday morning the streaming service officially confirmed the cast of the live-action adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s iconic graphic novel.
Netflix’s The Sandman will feature Tom Sturridge as Dream the Lord of the Dreaming, Charles Dance as Roderick Burgess, Gwendoline Christie as Lucifer, Vivienne Acheampong as Lucienne the librarian of the Dreaming, Boyd Holbrook as the Corinthian, Asim Chaudhry as Abel, and Sanjeev Bhaskar as Cain. It was previously reported that Tom Sturridge was in talks to star was Dream of the Endless, which has now been confirmed. Additionally, reports circulated that Christie, Liam Hemsworth, and Dacre Montgomery would potentially join the series.
Netflix confirmed that it will announce the remainder of the cast at a later date but for now, fans finally have their first look at what the series will look like. Hopefully, fans can expect to learn more about the show as production continues.
The Sandman series was given an 11 episode order from Warner Bros. and Netflix. Gaiman is set to executive produce with David S. Goyer and writer/showrunner Allan Heinberg. Production on the series was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which luckily gave the creative team time to perfect the scripts. Thankfully though, production on the highly anticipated series is finally underway.
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