Watch: Trailer Drops for Neil Gaiman’s ‘The Sandman’ on Netflix


The Sandman will awaken in the summer.


Netflix has set a premiere date for the highly anticipated series based on the DC graphic novels by Neil Gaiman. It’s set to premiere Aug. 5.


A full trailer for The Sandman has also debuted, following a teaser from September 2021 that showed how Roderick Burgess (Charles Dance) imprisoned Dream (Charles Dance). The new trailer highlights much more of the show’s large ensemble, including Kirby Howell-Baptiste as Death and Jenna Coleman as Johanna Constantine. Additionally, Netflix announced that Mark Hamill will voice the character of Merv Pumpkinhead.


The Sandman | Date Announcement | Netflix


Netflix describes The Sandman as “a rich blend of modern myth and dark fantasy in which contemporary fiction, historical drama and legend are seamlessly interwoven, The Sandman follows the people and places affected by Morpheus, the Dream King, as he mends the cosmic — and human — mistakes he’s made during his vast existence.”


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via THR

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