Netflix has released a behind the scenes featurette for their highly anticipated live-action adaptation of The Sandman, giving fans their first look into the dream world.
The video includes commentary from Sandman co-creator Neil Gaiman and actors Tom Sturridge and Gwendolyn Christie who are playing Dream and Lucifer, respectively. It also features props and artwork designs that closely resemble how things appear in the comics.
In addition to Sturridge and Christie, the large ensemble cast includes Vivienne Acheampong as Lucienne, Boyd Holbrook as the Corinthian, Charles Dance as Roderick Burgess, Sanjeev Bhaskar and Asim Chaudhry as Cain and Abel, Kirby Howell-Baptiste as Death, Mason Alexander Park as Desire, Donna Preston as Despair, Jenna Coleman as Johanna Constantine, Niamh Walsh as Young Ethel Cripps, Joely Richardson as Ethel Cripps, David Thewlis as John Dee, Kyo Ra as Rose Walker, Stephen Fry as Gilbert, Razane Jammal as Lyta Hall, Sandra James Young as Unity Kincaid, and Patton Oswalt as Mathew the Raven.
The adaptation is executive produced and co-written by Gaiman and David S. Goyer. The series has not announced the premiere date yet.