Another day, another “American Gods” character introduction! Today we bring you Technical Boy, a New God (played by Bruce Langley), who is a purveyor of all things technology. Desperate to prove himself and hungry for respect and power, he struggles to keep his impulsivity and petulance in check, making him dangerously unpredictable.
Episode 1.01, “The Bone Orchard,” kicks off the series on April 30th.
“American Gods,” an adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s acclaimed contemporary fantasy novel of the same name, stars Ricky Whittle (Shadow Moon), Kristin Chenoweth (Easter, aka Ostara), Jeremy Davies (Jesus Christ), Emily Browning (Laura Moon), Ian McShane (Mr. Wednesday), Pablo Schreiber (Mad Sweeney), Orlando Jones (Mr. Nancy), Yetide Badaki (Bilquis), Bruce Langley (Technical Boy), Corbin Bernsen (Vulcan), Crispin Glover (Mr. World), Demore Barnes (Mr. Ibis), Jonathan Tucker (Low Key Lyesmith), Gillian Anderson (Media), Peter Stormare (Czernobog), Dane Cook (Robbie), and Cloris Leachman (Zorya Vechernyaya).
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“American Gods” is produced by FremantleMedia North America. Bryan Fuller (“Hannibal,” “Pushing Daisies,” “Heroes”) and Michael Green (“The River,” “Kings,” “Heroes”) are writers and showrunners. David Slade (“Hannibal,” The Twilight Saga: Eclipse) is directing the pilot and additional episodes. FMNA’s Craig Cegielski and Stefanie Berk are executive producing the series along with Fuller, Green, Slade, and Neil Gaiman. Senior Vice Presidents of Original Programming Marta Fernandez and Ken Segna are the Starz executives in charge of “American Gods.”
Episode 1.01 – “The Bone Orchard” (4/30/17)
When Shadow Moon is released from prison a few days early following the death of his wife, he meets the enigmatic Mr. Wednesday, who recruits Shadow as his bodyguard. Attacked his first day on the job, Shadow quickly discovers that this role may be more than he bargained for.