Starz’ adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s 2001 best-seller, American Gods, is shaping up to be one of 2017’s most visually exciting debuts.
With a dream cast that includes Ricky Whittle, Emily Browning, Ian McShane and Kristin Chenoweth, plus a plot that’ll have audiences obsessed, the series is on the fast track to success.
Starz has been releasing a variety of character teasers over the past few weeks, introducing fans to the series’ unique, bizarre and captivating characters. Watch the whole lot below:
Here’s the synopsis:
American Gods focuses on Shadow Moon (Ricky Whittle), an ex-convict who is released from prison days after his beloved wife Laura is killed. Left in a world with nothing to live for, he befriends the enigmatic Mr. Wednesday (Ian McShane), who hires him as a bodyguard. But unbeknownst to Shadow, Mr. Wednesday is actually the Norse god Odin, who is travelling across America in an effort to take the on the ‘new gods’ and reclaim the power that was once his.
American Gods premieres April 30.