Starz Picks Up ‘American Gods’ For A Second Season

Starz announced today, that ‘American Gods’ would return for a second season, according to Deadline.

At this point, only two episodes have aired, but the first episode, ‘The Bone Orchard’ has reached 5 million viewers combined from all platforms. Season two is expected to debut mid-2018 with eight episodes.

Showrunners Bryan Fuller and Michael Green adapted Neil Gaiman’s work for the cable network.

“Bryan Fuller, Michael Green and Neil Gaiman have evolved the art form of television narratively, structurally and graphically with American Gods, and we’re thrilled to be working again with these artists as they continue to build the worlds and wars of the gods,” said Starz programming president Carmi Zlotnik said.

‘American Gods’ has an exceptional cast with Ian McShane, Ricky Whittle, Emily Browning, Orlando Jones, Pablo Schreiber, Yetide Badaki, Bruce Langley, Kristin Chenoweth and Crispin Glover.

The series has a Sunday night time slot on Starz.

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Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
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