FremantleMedia has announced Bryan Fuller and Michael Green as showrunners for the Starz Network adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s American Gods.
HBO’s Michael Lombardo explains that, while the cable channel loves Neil Gaiman’s 2001 fantasy novel, it ” just couldn’t get it right.”
FremantleMedia North America has acquired the rights to adapt Neil Gaiman’s novel American Gods for television.
The adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s award-winning 2001 fantasy novel is envisioned to run at least six seasons, with a budget of $30 million to $40 million per season. The author is on board as an executive producer and writer. Updated!
The acclaimed author and comics writer revealed the film rights have been sold to his award-winning 2001 fantasy novel, and that a director “who has many, many Oscars” is already on board.