23 Feb 2017 3:00 PM +00:00 UTC

American Gods Gets Premiere Date On Starz

Neil Gaiman's readers have been waiting for an American Gods live-action adaptation for quite a long time, and when word broke out that Starz would be making a television series based on the book, a lot of fans celebrated. Now, reports reveal that the series is going to air this spring.

Starz has just announced the premiere date for the television adaptation of American Gods. The series debuts a few months from now on April 30 and Starz has also released a poster to go along with the announcement regarding the series' premiere. Check it out in full down below:

Now that American Gods finally has a release date, Gaiman fans have an actual day to look forward to. It's going to be an exciting spring for everyone.


Here's a description of the series:

"Based on the 2001 Neil Gaiman novel, American Gods follows a brewing war between the old and new gods; the old crew feels upstaged by the newbies, who reflect modern society's obsession with money, drugs, celebrities, etc. The 100‘s Ricky Whittle stars as Shadow Moon, an ex-con who becomes the bodyguard of Mr. Wednesday (Deadwood‘s Ian McShane), an old god who seeks to build an army to take down the new regime."

American Gods premieres on April 30 at 9/8c on Starz.

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