Fans feared the worst due to Netflix’s history of canceling shows., especially high budget as in this case. A leak had happened earlier, when the official account of DC Comics uploaded and deleted a tweet what did he say: “The dream continues. The Sandman returns with new episodes based on multiple volumes of Neil Gaiman’s graphic novel to explore even more tales of the eternal.”
The Sandman premiered on August 5, 2022, and garnered 53.8 million views in four weeks. At the end of that month, two surprise episodes were uploaded with the participation of figures such as Sandra Oh, James McAvoy, David Tennant, and Michael Sheen.
The 10-episode seriesbased on the comics of the same name that Gaiman wrote and DC publishedfollows Morpheus (Tom Sturridge), the personification of dreams and one of the seven Eternalswhen he is captured in an occult ritual in 1916. After being kidnapped for 106 years, He escapes and returns to restore order to his dream kingdom.
The series features performances by David Thewlis, Gwendoline Christie, Jenna Coleman, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, and Patton Oswaltamong others. It is unknown when it could be released this second season.