If you’re looking for a hilarious take on the end of the world, look no further than “Good Omens” by Neil Gaiman. The book is a collaboration between Gaiman and the late Terry Pratchett, and it tells the story of an angel and a demon who are working together to prevent Armageddon. They soon realize that things are going downhill fast, and they must scramble to fix the mess they created. “Good Omens” is full of witty dialogue and unforgettable characters – it’s sure to make you laugh out loud!
So, what’s new about the Good Omens series?
The first season of Good Omens premiered on Amazon Prime Video on May 31, 2019. And season 2 will be coming soon whose production is going on in Scotland since October.
What does season one follow?
The ‘Good Omens’ follows the book closely. The series is about the age-old friendship between the rebellious demon Crowley and angel Aziraphale, who have been on Earth as representatives of Heaven and Hell since The Beginning. Now, they have teamed together to stop the Antichrist and the Apocalypse from destroying the earth and inciting Armageddon.
The cast of ‘Good Omens’ has just been announced! Check out!
The cast has been set for season two of Amazon and BBC’s Neil Gaiman fantasy series Good Omens series. Deadline announced exclusively the cast of season two. David Tennant and Micheal Sheen will be returning as Crowley and Aziraphale, respectively. Reprising his role as Metatron is Derek Jacobi and his I, Claudius co-star Dame Siân Phillips. Also returning this season are Mark Gatiss (Sherlock), Steve Pemberton (Killing Eve), and Reece Shearsmith. Niamh Walsh returns, while joining in new roles are Tim Downie, Pete Firman, Andi Osho, and Alex Norton.
What’s the announcement?
Neil Gaiman, writer, and co-showrunner made a statement about the casting. He said, “We are so thrilled that we were able to get so many fabulous actors to return to the Good Omens family. Some of them are reprising roles, some of them are playing completely new characters. And we are just as thrilled by the people coming to the Good Omens team for the first time. We have an ensemble cast of astonishing talent, and seeing what they’re giving us is a daily treat. I can’t wait until the rest of the world gets that treat, too.”
Douglas Mackinnon, director, and co-showrunner added: “We are happily working our way through filming Good Omens 2 in Scotland and these new cast arrivals will only increase the pleasure of it all. The remarkable Scottish crew is loving making the magic that is Good Omens and we can’t wait to share our stories with the world.”
What’s special about ‘Good Omens’?
First and foremost, ‘Good Omens’ is based on a novel by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett. It was first published in 1990 and has become a cult classic. The series follows the angel Aziraphale (Michael Sheen) and the demon Crowley (David Tennant) as they try to prevent the coming of the Antichrist and the end of days. Fans of the book will be pleased to know that many of their favourite moments are included in the show. But for those who haven’t read it, don’t worry – you won’t be lost. The show is designed to be accessible for newcomers too. In addition, it’s no surprise that it’s packed with humour and wit.
why you should watch ‘Good Omens’?
If you’re looking for a funny and light-hearted show to watch, ‘Good Omens’ is definitely worth your time. The cast is excellent and the humour is spot on. And who knows? It might just make you want to read the book too. Neil Gaiman’s “Good Omens” is a hilarious look at the end of the world. The series takes it one step further by being both funny and highly educational at the same time.
The series will be a great treat for children and adults alike. If you’re familiar with the book, you’ll know that it takes a slightly more serious tone when it comes to describing what the end of the world will be like. But don’t worry – the show doesn’t shy away from humour. In fact, some of the funniest moments in ‘Good Omens’ are actually when the show is dealing with the end of days.