How American Gods Creator & Neil Gaiman Would Approach Sandman TV Show

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The Sandman will eventually become a television series, if author Neil Gaiman has any say in the matter. Gaiman’s Sandman comics ranks alongside titles such as Frank Miller’s The Dark Knight Returns and Alan Moore’s Watchmen, in terms of prestige and critical acclaim. Unlike those other two comic book titles, however, The Sandman has never been adapted for live-action — though it isn’t for a lack of trying.

For the last two decades, Hollywood has tried to get a film version of The Sandman property off the ground. The latest incarnation saw David S. Goyer and Joseph Gordon-Levitt try to produce the film but that, too, seems to have stalled, in the aftermath of Gordon-Levitt …

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