Amazon Prime Video announced at the bi-annual Television Critics Association (TCA) press tour that the highly anticipated Prime Original series Good Omens will premiere on May 31st.
The panel featured showrunner and executive producer Neil Gaiman (American Gods), executive producer/director Douglas Mackinnon (Sherlock), and series stars Michael Sheen (Masters of Sex) and David Tennant (Doctor Who) in a conversation about bringing the beloved book by Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman to the screen almost 30 years after first being published.
Good Omens will launch globally on Prime Video in over 200 countries and territories in 2019 including in the UK, where it will also air on BBC Two at a later date.
ABOUT GOOD OMENS
The End of the World is coming, which means a fussy Angel (Michael Sheen) and a loose-living Demon (David Tennant) who’ve become overly fond of life on Earth are forced to form an unlikely alliance to stop Armageddon. But they have lost the Antichrist, an 11-year-old boy unaware he’s meant to bring upon the end of days, forcing them to embark on an adventure to find him and save the world before it’s too late.
The series, based on the beloved book by Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, stars David Tennant, Michael Sheen, Jon Hamm, Frances McDormand, Nick Offerman, Jack Whitehall, Miranda Richardson, Adria Arjona, Michael McKean, Anna Maxwell Martin, Mireille Enos, among others, and is produced by Amazon Studios, BBC Studios, Blank Corporation and Narrativia. Neil Gaiman, Douglas Mackinnon, Chris Sussman, Simon Winstone and Rob Wilkins serve as Executive Producers.