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10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

American God is an American fantasy drama television series based on Neil Gaiman’s novel with the same name. The movie is narrated by the character Shadow. The story evolves between the old God and the new God. The Old Gods have traditions with mythological roots all over the world, and there is a fear of irrelevance as their believers die off or are seduced by the money, technology, and celebrity offered by the New Gods. Shadow Moon is an ex-con who is recently released from Jail and experienced his wife’s recent death. The shadow becomes a bodyguard and traveling partner to conman, Mr. Wednesday. The truth is Mr.Wednesday is a powerful old deity, he will be on a cross-country mission to build an army and get back his lost glory.

The Series cast Ricky Whittle, Emily Browning, Yetide Badaki, Bruce Langley, Ian Mcshane, Omid Abtahi, Crispin Glover, Pablo Schreiber, Demore Barnes, Orlando Jones, Ashely Reyes, Mousa Kraish, Julia Sweeney, Lela Loren, Eric Johnson, Peter Stormare, Herizen F.Guardiola, Eric Peterson, Bridget Ogundipe, Kahyun Kim. American Gods TV Show is produced by Craig Cegielski, Damian Kindler, Mark Tinker, and it is directed by David Slade, Adam Kane, Christopher J.Byrne.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

Here are 10 shows if you liked American Gods.

1. Hannibal

The two lead characters in this series are Huge Dancy (Will Graham) and Mads Mikkelsen (Hannibal Lector). They both shine in their roles as a troubled FBI criminal profiler and a cannibal psychiatrist. Huge has a great ability to read others’ minds of psychopaths and solve the toughest puzzles for any kind of case. Each case he deals with brings him new experiences, and his way of thinking gets improvised and always gets one step closer to becoming a killer himself. He meets Hannibal Lector, a physiatrist who is also a cannibal. For Huge, it doesn’t take much time to analyze the nature of the doctor.  They both have a mutual sense that they know about each other characteristics and identity. Hannibal wants to turn Huge into a killer just like him. The suspense is all about who will win the race. The sessions between them are the best part of the series, which gives excitement as well. The psychosexual relationship between them will keep giving us more entertainment. Lector might be a killer, but the way he deals with Will and committed to every word matters.

The cast features Huge Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, Caroline Dhavernas, Laurence Fishburne, Scott Thompson, Aaron Abrams, Gillian Anderson, Hettienne Park, Kacey Rohl, Lara Jean Chorostecki, Raul Esparza, Vladimir Jon Cubrt, Katharine Isabelle, Kalen Davidson, Eddie Izzard, Richard Armitage, Gina Torres. The series is directed by Micheal Rymer and Guillermo Navarro.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

2. The Leftovers

The Leftovers is arguably one of the best shows to ever release on the Television web series. The scriptwriters worked well till the end. In some episodes, for instance, the focus is on just one character for an hour, not giving others any screentime. Such things are not shown on any Tv web series mostly. This series is a slow-burn. Getting all the tissues ready out there to watch the series.  The Plot describes, 2% of our population suddenly vanishes. The question here is, where have they been? Will they return back? Where did their path lead to? Are they still alive? No Explanation, No traces, nothing was left out. People are confused. No clue to start an investigation. They are not dead, Just gone somewhere. The focus now turns to their families, who are left out without any clue. Families of the Vanished people suffer a lot because they don’t return them. The show can get a little unfamiliar with the things happening around, and the story looks different. It might seem as if they’re deviating from the main storyline. The first season involves 10 episodes, and all other questions will be answered in season 2.

The series Cast includes Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman, Christopher Eccleston, Chris Zylka, Carrie Coon, Liv Tyler, Margaret Qualley, Ann Dowd, Kevin Carroll, Jovan Adepo, Janel Moloney, Micheal Gaston, Regina King, Scott Glen, Annie Q, Emily Meade, Amanda Warren, Max Carver, Charlie Carver, Jasmin Savoy Brown, Turk Pipkin, Paterson Joseph.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

3. Preacher

The Story is all about Jesus Custer, who is a former outlaw. He comes back to Texas to his hometown to start his life or to make new beginnings. But he passed doesn’t leave him so easily. Sometimes, a cryptic force enters his body and empowers him with sinister power. Jesus Custer finds out that God is disappeared, and he teams up with his ex-girlfriend and a vampire, and they work on a mission together. Every episode is filled up with blood, violence, guts hanging out of the body, brain-matter smeared across the floor, and much more.

The cast features Dominic Cooper, Joseph Gilgun, Ruth Negga, Ian Colletti, Graham McTavish, Pip Torrens, Noah Taylor, Julie Ann Emery, Malcolm Barrett, Mark Harelik, Tyson Ritter, Tom Brooke, W. Earl Brown, Lucy Griffiths, Derek Wilson. The series is created by Sam Catlin, Evan Goldberg, Seth Rogen.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

4. Lucifer

Lucifer is a general cop with no cases and a boring person. Tom Ellis, along with the rest of the ensemble cast, have made up together to create something new that will keep you glued to the series. Lucifer Morningstar, bored from his sulking life in hell, comes to Los Angeles to live his new beginnings. Meanwhile, there, he helps humanity with its miseries through his experience and abilities to bring people’s deepest desires and thoughts out of them. He meets with a Detective in his nightclub (Lux), a shootout involves him, and the Detective helps him to become an LAPD consultant who punishes people for their crimes and gives some justice to the innocent people.

The Cast features Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro, Lesley – Ann Brandt, D.B. Woodside, Rachael Harris, Scarlett Estevez, Aimee Garcia, Tricia Helfer, Tom Welling, Inbar Lavi, Kevin Rankin, Graham McTavish, Jeremiah Birkett, Cailan Robinson, Genevieve Gauss, Alexander Koch. The movie is directed by Nathan Hope, Eagle Egilsson, Louis Shaw Milito.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

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5. The Returned

The returned is an American supernatural drama web series. In a small-town community, many people were dead there, lately, everyone returns back as humans who were pre-assumed as dead. The return of the was a shock. They do not have an age. They were unaware of themselves. They determined to restart their lives and live again. They also realize that they are not only the ones to get back. The series is directed by Fabrice Gobert, Frederic Goupil, Frederic Mermound.  The series cast features Anne Consigny, Colilde Hesme, Frederic Pierrot, Celine Sallette, Gregory Gadebois, Guilaume Gouix, Pierre Perrier, Yara Pilartz, Jean Francois Sivadier, Ana Girardot, Jenna Thiam, Swann Nambotin, Brune Martin, Constance Dolle. The series is produced by Joel Thibout, Simon Arnal, Caroline Benjo.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

6. Hemlock Grove

Hemlock Grove is an American horror web series. The series is based on a novel with the same name scripted by Brian McGreevy. The series is streaming on Netflix. Hemlock Grove is a small town located in Pennsylvania. There is a steel mill in the city, and it is near to closing. Many of them will lose their jobs. The crew of Hemlock has their occupation in Godfrey Institute for Biomedical Technologies and Hemlock Acres Hospital. While days are passing on, A young girl is murdered brutally and found near the former Godfrey steel mill. As per the rumors of the citizens of Hemlock, there were two suspects considered, Peter Rumancek and Roman. They both work together, and they try to light up the case and hide all their dark secrets.

 

The series Cast features Famke Janssen, Bill Skarsgard, Landon Liboirion, Joel de La Fuente, Kaniehtiio Horn, Dougray Scott, Madeleine Scott, Madeleine Martin, Penelope Mitchell, Freya Tingley, Laurie Fortier, Luke Camilleri, Nicole Boivin, Lili Taylor, Aaron Douglas, Demore Barnes, Camille De pizzas, Madeline Brewer, Kandyse Mcclure, Alex Hernandez, Marty Adams. The series is directed by David Station Dren Sarafian, and many others include in the crew. The creators of the series are Brain McGreevy, Lee Shipman.

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7. Tales From The Crypt

Tales From The Crypt is an American, sci-fi, horror, Anthology web series including many twists. It is a total of seven seasons and 93 episodes. The series streamed on HBO. Five people, while traveling they will be trapped in a crypt, and they find the Crypt keeper. The Crypt keeper gives them a chance to see their fate and asks them to try avoiding their fate. The five people do not what’s even happening. The Crypt Keeper asks them to avoid their fate through their death. To make a wise decision, they should either experience their past or their future.

The series is created by Steve Dodd. The series cast includes John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer, Cam Clarke, Larry Darke, Bobcat Goldthwait Lance Henriksen, Sherrie Rose, William Sadler, Marshall Bell, Micheal Ironside, Marshall R. Teague, Peter Van Norden, Steve Kahan, Troy Evans, Cindy Regel, Constance Wiggins, Tim Ahern, Julian Kerridge, Mark Lowenthal, Joe Pantoliano, Harry Anderson, Lee Arenberg, Lewis Arquette, France Bay, Kim Delaney, Moses Gun, William Hackey, D.W. Moffet.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

8. Black Mirror

Technology has a great impact on everyone’s life Over the last ten years. Technology has a drastic impact, every aspect of our lives is based on technology. For example, smartphones, smart tv, desktops, smartphones, and includes many others. Black Mirror is a contemporary British anthology series with episodes that unleash modern technology. Every episode sets a different experience with the modern world and including different characters combining with different types of technologies. In this series, humanity collides darkest instincts.

The series is created by Charlie Brooker. The series cast features Daniel Lapaine, Hannah John Kamen, Michaela Coel, Charles Babalola, Daniel Kaluuya, Toby Kebbel, Rory Kinnear, Hayley Atwell, Lenora Crichlow, Daniel Rigby, Jon Hamm, Bryce Dallas Howard, Malachi Kirby, Alex Lawther, Kelly McDonald, Gugu Mbatha Raw, Wyatt Russell, Georgina Campbell, Rosemarie Dewitt, Doughlas Hodge, Maxine Peake, Jesse Plemons.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

9. Fringe

Fringe is an American science fiction television series. The series is created by J.J Abrams, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci. The series describes a high fantasy and some procedural drama. Fringe is an American science web series that premiered on Fox network. The plot of the movie is that the FBI teams up with an institutionalized scientist who does experiments on the fringe of real science. The scientist has a so, and he deals with wired criminal cases that are of a larger pattern. Sometimes such cases are connected with a global company called Massive Dynamic. Much of the story involves an alternate universe. The directors stated that the alternate universe and the plot might be confusing, but they took the series with a keen clarity, and viewers will find it much more interesting.

The series cast features Anna Torv, Joshua Jackosn, Jasika Nichole, John Noble, Lance Reddick, Blair Brown, Micheal Cerveris, Kirk Acevedo, Seth Gabel, Ryan McDonald, Mark Valley, Micheal Kopsa, Lily Pilblad, Leonard Nimoy, Ari Graynor, Euguene Lipinski, Jared Harris, Sebastian Roche, Shaun Smyth, Kevin Corrigan, Georgina Haig, Jarod Joseph, Rowan Longworth, Orla Brady, Chance Kelly, Micheal J Rogers, Micheal Gaston, Gerard Plunkett, Stefan Arngrim.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

10. Osmosis

Osmosis is a french science fiction web series. The plot of Osmosis is a duo brother and sister are eager to find their soulmates. Both of them combine and work on a tech mission for two years, and finally, it comes to the testing phase. Twelve of them will be given a chance to enter the experiment and gets a chance to meet their love. Everyone feels eager to know about their life partners. Esther is the one who created this, and his intention was not to meet the loved one but for her brother and her mother. Her intention was never to meet the loved one but ended up with inversion. There are even flaws to find our soulmate. There is no 100% perfect one that will exist in the world. The expectations were set high. By the end, everyone has to experience the process of love rather than finding any kind of shortcuts. The meaning of love should be known well. No one dies within the process. Osmosis is called the french version of Black Mirror.

The series is created by Audrey Fouche. The series cast includes Agathe Bonitzier, Hugo Becker, Gael Kamlindi, Manoel Dupont, Stephane Pitti, Luana Silva, Yuming Hey, Philipa Phoniex, Fabien Ducommun, Lena Lapres, Jeremy Lewin, Jimmy Labeau, Vincent Renaud et, Lionel Lingesler, Waly Dia, Suzzane Rault Balet, Pierre Hancisse.

10 TV Shows To Watch If You Loved American Gods

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