Neil Gaiman's AMERICAN GODS Tv Show Adaptation Gets The Green Light At HBO

Neil Gaiman's AMERICAN GODS Tv Show Adaptation Gets The Green Light At HBO

Fantasy author Neil Gaiman's work American Gods has finally received the green light from HBO and it will consist of six seasons. Hit the jump for more!



HBO has decided to follow through with plans to develop Neil Gaiman's novel American Gods into its next drama spanning six seasons at present.

The show is being developed by Tom Hanks' Playtone Productions with a budget set at $40 Million per season, comprising of 10-12 episodes each. The story is fantasy focused and will likely utilize a significant amount of CGI and also includes a variety of characters.

American Gods might come either late this year or 2014. Leave your thoughts in the usual place!

The story follows Shadow, who is anticipating release from prison when he learns that his wife has died in a car accident, which is only the beginning of his misfortunes. Shadow goes on to develop an uneasy alliance with Mr. Wednesday, a compelling salesman, and becomes caught in the middle of a struggle between American Gods, young and old.
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