Sandman, Netflix confirms the series, and reveals the number of episodes
Netflix has confirmed the rumors on the production of a tv series inspired by the comic cult Neil Gaiman's Sandman, published by DC Comics – Vertigo.
The service of video-on-demand streaming has also added to that were commissioned 10 episodes plus an additional one; the first episode will be written in six hands by Neil Gaiman, by writer and showrunner Allan Heinberg (Wonder Woman, Grey's Anatomy) and executive producer David Goyer (Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice).
The rumors are true. The tangled story of Morpheus, King of Dreams is becoming a Netflix series! Warner Brothers and executive producer Allan Heinberg (Wonder Woman screenwriter) have signed on to bring the dream of Neil Gaiman''s The Sandman into reality. pic.twitter.com/cOMjPL5cqp
— NX (@NXOnNetflix) July 1, 2019
Netflix describes the Sandman as a rich amalgam of myth and dark fantasy in which the fiction, contemporary, historical drama and legend are interconnected without solution of continuity; the series follows the people and places affected by Morpheus, the King of Dream, while he remedied the errors of cosmic — and humans — that he has committed during his long life.
The original series of comics was published by DC Comics – Vertigo between 1989 and 1996; in 2013, the mini-series, Sandman Overture, the prequel of the series, while in 2018 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the original launch of the narrative universe of the Sandman Universe.
In Italy, the Sandman is published by RW Lion Comics.
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