Terry Pratchett

A heartfelt tribute to the author inspiring me to keep writing every single day.

All of us have our own way of staying inspired on our journey to writing succcess. There is one person above all others who keeps me writing and his …

George Lucas

Your Discworld Reading Order: This Is How To Tackle Pratchett’s Series

Discworld is one of the most remarkable fantasy series ever created. I honestly hope that Terry Pratchett, RIP, has no skeletons in his closet …

Books

Quiz: Which Discworld Witch Are You? There Are Only Good Answers!

The other week a rioter came across a tweet (the user has deleted their account) demanding less Harry Potter quizzes and more Discworld …

Barnes & Noble

‘Black Sails’ star Luke Arnold is publishing a fantasy series

<i>Black Sails</i> star Luke Arnold is set to publish a series of urban fantasy novels, we can exclusively announce today.<p>Known for his role as Long John …

Science Fiction Movies

The Animated Discworld Adaptations You May Have Forgotten

The studio behind Danger Mouse and Count Duckula also gave us some less well known takes on Terry Pratchett's Discworld universe • facebook <br>• twitter …

TV Series

Terry Pratchett: BBC Radio Drama Collection - Guards! Guards! extract

Terry Pratchett

The Clown Egg Register: photos of the painstakingly painted eggs that English clowns stake their faces on

Since 1946, the Clown Egg Register has collected blown eggshells that clowns hand-paint with their distinctive makeup, in order to claim that …

Culture

Incoherent Gods

Gabriele Russo, AKA Lucie-Gabrielle Jolicoeur-Rousseau, was born in Quebec City amidst a family of book lovers – her father had dreamed of being a …

Barnes & Noble

Neil Gaiman: I want to write for Jodie Whittaker in Doctor Who

Sci-fi and fantasy author Neil Gaiman is ready to write more for Doctor Who.<p>"If you examine my DNA and you go in deep enough, with a good enough microscope, you're gonna see a TARDIS, with a little light blinking on the top," Gaiman told Digital Spy.<p>Gaiman has written two episodes, "The Doctor's …

TV Series

Neil Gaiman says he’s eager to write for Doctor Who again

After writing two episodes for <i>Doctor Who</i> during the Matt Smith era, <i>American Gods</i> author and <i>Sandman</i> scribe Neil Gaiman has told Digital Spy that he is …

Writing

Go to Witch School with Mary and the Witch’s Flower

Before Harry Potter got his Hogwarts letter, Mildred Hubble went to Miss Cackle’s Academy for Witches in The Worst Witch. And before Mildred, Mary …

Harry Potter

Mark Hamill, Neil Gaiman, Stephen King, and More: Amazing Photos from 40 Years of Forbidden Planet

Famed comics and geek retailer Forbidden Planet is turning 40! On August 11, the iconic British comics shop and event space will celebrate the big …

Neil Gaiman says Good Omens TV show coming to BBC and Amazon uses elements from planned book sequel

With filming having wrapped on the epic TV adaptation of <i>Good Omens</i>, author and showrunner Neil Gaiman is now deep into the editing process, ahead of …

TV

Good Omens is both funny and serious according to Neil Gaiman

The San Diego Comic-Con took place in July and Neil Gaiman released a video from his panel over the upcoming Amazon Prime Video series <i>Good Omens</i>.<p>In …

Comic-Con

Daft Limmy said this about Barry Chuckle and the BBC didn’t get the joke

Anyone who knows Daft Limmy – or goes on Twitter whenever anyone famous dies – will know that he has a habit of tweeting something like this.Had the …

British Humour

The Biznews story: Five years old today

<i>JOHANNESBURG — Sir Terry Pratchett sadly passed away in 2015 but he’ll most likely be remembered as one of the greatest fantasy authors of his time.</i> …

Human Interest

Life Lessons from Terry Pratchett's Witches

I love witches, and I love the Discworld witches best of all. In his stories, Terry Pratchett taught me that witches are the people who think about …

Books

Things We Saw Today: Mark Hamill Was Walking Around Comic-Con as “Orange Vader” Because of Course He Was

Terry Pratchett may be gone, but his legacy and lessons on how to craft compelling fantasy live on. (via The Portalist)<p>Mother of Aquaman and …

Mark Hamill

Frances McDormand To Voice God in Neil Gaiman’s ‘Good Omens’ At Amazon

Frances McDormand will play the voice of God in Amazon’s upcoming drama series <i>Good Omens</i>.<p>Executive producer Neil Gaiman announced the casting Friday …

Entertainment

Developing Second Sight Through First Sight

July 26, 2018 by John Beckett<p>Long before I learned that magic is more than fiction, I knew about the “Second Sight” – the ability of some people to …

Spirituality

Frances McDormand to play God in 'Good Omens'

Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand has been cast as God in the new Amazon series "Good Omens."

TV shows

Meet Frances McDormand, voice of God in Amazon series 'Good Omens'

Oscar-winning actor Frances McDormand has joined the cast of Amazon series <i>Good Omens</i>.<p>The series is an adaptation of the Terry Pratchett and Neil …

Entertainment (India)

‘Good Omens’ Sneak Peek: The End Is Nigh With Jon Hamm, David Tennant, and More on the Set – Watch

Amazon also announced Frances McDormand would join the cast and released a first-look poster at Comic-Con.<p>The end is nigh, and the fans at Comic-Con …

Entertainment

Frances McDormand is God (in Neil Gaiman's Good Omens)

The already excellent casting on Amazon’s upcoming Neil Gaiman adaptation, <i>Good Omens</i>, just got a little bit gooder, with <i>Variety</i> reporting that recent …

Offbeat News

Neil Gaiman talked to 'God' while teasing Good Omens at San Diego Comic-Con

Writer Neil Gaiman had a divine experience at the Amazon Prime Showcase panel at San Diego Comic-Con. After a tease had been shown for Season 2 of …

Comics

Amazon Showrunners Panel: Frances McDormand Will Star as God in ‘Good Omens’

Frances McDormand will play the voice of God in Amazon’s upcoming drama series “Good Omens.”<p>Executive producer Neil Gaiman announced the casting …

Celebrity News

Frances McDormand to Voice Role of God in "Good Omens"

Fresh off an Oscar for her riveting performance in <i>Three-Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri</i>, Frances McDormand was announced as the voice of God in the upcoming Amazon series <i>Good Omens</i>.<p>Based off the book by Neil Gaimen and the late Terry Pratchett, <i>Good Omens</i> follows the story of an Angel and a …

San Diego

Frances McDormand to play God in Good Omens

<i>Good Omens</i> has its God.<p>Oscar winner Frances McDormand will provide the voice of God, it was announced Friday in San Diego at Comic-Con, in the …

Entertainment

Frances McDormand Cast As God In Neil Gaiman's 'Good Omens'

Neil Gaiman revealed at San Diego Comic-Con Friday that two-time Oscar-winner Frances McDormand has signed on to star in Amazon's adaptation of Good …

The Oscars

Amazon's Good Omens Casts Frances McDormand as God

With news pouring in about Good Omens, here's everything we know about Amazon's adaptation of the apocalyptic thrill ride... • facebook <br>• twitter <br>• google+ …

Neil Gaiman