James McAvoy to reprise his role as Morpheus the Dream Lord in Audible’s The Sandman: Act II. The second part of the audio adaptation of Neil Gaiman The sand man the graphic novel series also brings back Kat Dennings in Death, Michael Sheen in Lucifer and Andy Serkis in Matthew the Raven. Neil Gaiman remains involved as narrator, co-executive producer and creative director.
Jeffrey Wright as Destiny, Regé-Jean Page as Orpheus, Brian Cox as Augustus, Emma Corrin as Thessaly, John Lithgow as Emperor Joshua Norton and David Tennant in the role of Loki join the cast of the second part. Bill Nighy is Odin, Kristen Schaal is Delirium, Kevin Smith is Merv Pumpkinhead, Bebe Neuwirth is Bast, Miriam Margolyes is Despair, Niamh Walsh is Nuala and Joanna Lumley is Lady Johanna Constantine. Act IIThe cast of also includes Aidan Turner, Adrian Lester, Arthur Darvill and Ray Porter.
Dirk Maggs returns as director and also adapted Gaiman’s film Volume Four: Season of the Mists, Volume 5: A game of you, and the quartet “Distant Mirrors” and the trio “Convergence” of Volume Six: Fables & Reflections for The Sandman: Act II. James Hannigan, winner of the BAFTA, composes the score again.
The sand man is now available for free for a limited time on Audible, Amazon Music, and Alexa devices. The first opus is currently the best-selling Original Audible in the company’s history. The Sandman: Act II will be difficult The sand man for that first place in the Audible charts when it was released on September 22, 2021.