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Netflix has announced the release date of Neil Gaiman’s graphic novel film adaptation of The Sandman with a new teaser trailer.
The highly anticipated thriller series follows the events of Gaiman’s popular graphic novels.
The series will see Tom Sturridge act alongside Gwendolyn Christie, Stephen Fry and Patton Oswalt. Mark Hamill will also be voicing the kingdom’s resident handyman Merv Pumpkinhead.
Similar to the graphic novels, The Sandman series will follow the adventures of the King of Dreams, also known as Morpheus, as he escapes captivity and makes his way back to the kingdom of the Dreaming.
The Sandman premiers on August 5 on Netflix.