The second installment of Neil Gaiman’s popular DC Comics audio series, the Sandman, Now available on Audible. And for fans who love James McAvoy’s Morpheus/Dream, there’s good news. the actor is back The Sandman: Act II, and he’s joined by a cast full of notable celebrities.
What is ‘The Sandman: Act II’ About and what comics is it based on?
the Sandman Gaiman’s 1989 multi-part audio drama based on the comic book series of the same name. It is directed by Dirk Maggs and has music by James Hannigan. Audible released the first episodes of the Sandman in July 2020. The second season premiered on the audio platform on September 22, 2021. Episodes will be available on Amazon Alexa on October 22.
The series, which Gaiman himself narrates, follows the story of Dream, aka Morpheus, a powerful man who personifies everything outside of reality, including all dreams and stories. It also features several other popular DC Comics characters, such as Lucifer (Michael Sheen) and John Constantine (Taron Egerton).
The Sandman: Act II Optimizes collected versions of gammon from 4 to 6, which includes almost all mist weather And a game of you, and a considerable part of Fables and Reflections. The new installment resumes the adventures of Morpheus and spans ancient Rome, 8th-century Baghdad, 19th-century San Francisco, the French Revolution, and more.
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James McAvoy returns as Morpheus
McAvoy reprises his voice role as Morpheus Sandman Act II. while talking to CBR, the actor noted that he has been a fan of Gaiman since he was a teenager. And he talked about how exciting it is to play one of the author’s most popular and dynamic characters.
“[Morpheus] So different and each chapter sometimes has a different tone, setting, and style – sometimes it’s horror, sometimes it’s almost a romantic comedy and sometimes it’s wacky, crazy capers, or pretty, Touching friend stories happen,” McAvoy said. “As an actor, I get to do something different every week and really just have fun. I hope the audience feels the same because it’s two weeks in a row.” It’s not the same thing but it’s the characters and voices that keep you hooked.”
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Kat Dennings and Reggae-Jean Page in the cast of ‘The Sandman: Act II’
McAvoy isn’t the only star returning for The Sandman: Act II. Kat Dennings, Michael Sheen and Andy Serkis also reprise their roles as Death, Lucifer and Matthew the Raven.
The second installment also features a new cast of characters, voiced by some of Hollywood’s biggest names. Reggae-Gene Page joins the cast as Orpheus, Jeffrey Wright as Destiny, Brian Cox voices Augustus, Emma Corinne voices Thessaly, John Lithgow is Joshua Norton, David Tennant voices Loki, Bill Nighy portrays Odin, Kristen Schaal portrays Delirium, Kevin. Smith voices Merv Pumpkinhead, and Niamh Walsh is Nuala.