Surprise! The Sandman is getting a bonus episode on Netflix


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For Sandman fans looking for more, we have news! As we have reported here, Netflix previously leaked an alleged extra episode production, which Adapts Neil Gaiman’s famous and award-winning comics. Now this chapter has been unexpectedly available on the streaming service this Friday (19) and the public will be able to return to their dreams.

The bonus episode is approximately 1 hour and 4 minutes long and consists of two stories told in just one chapter. First, we’re following the plot of “The Dream of a Thousand Cats,” in which several stray cats gather to hear a “prophet” who remembers an ancient era when cats were the dominant species on Earth.

In animated form, the story shows how Seonho interacts with a cat who lost faith in humanity after witnessing a violent crime. According to the plot, the pussies must unite and dream for everyone at the same time in order to again be in power in the place of people.

In sequence, we follow the story of Caliope, which in live action shows Morpheus rescuing the Greek muse from writers’ prison. In this story, the author is frustrated that he can’t write a new book after a mega sale. Netflix released several images and a teaser of the new episodes, see:

The episode features several guest appearances, including names that have worked with Gaiman on Audible’s “Sandman” audiobooks, such as James McAvoy, David Tennant, Michael Sheen, and Arthur Darvill. Apart from them, Sandra Oh, Melissanti Mahut, Nina Wadia, Amita Suman, Nonso Anozie and Diane Morgan are also in the cast of the new chapter.

‘We aim to make an animated version’The dream of a thousand cats“As mesmerizing as possible, using the magic of real oil paintings on canvas,” said director Hisko Halsing. “We combined the paintings with classic 2D animation based on the realistic 3D animation of telepathic cats to create a travel world that feels both realistic and dreamy.” The new episode is now available on Netflix.

Released in early August, The Sandman entered the Netflix catalog to critical acclaim from fans and specialized critics. In addition to various episode memes, the production reached the top 10 out of 89 countries and was ranked 34th in its opening weekend.

A blend of modern myth and dark fantasy, The Sandman combines modern fantasy, historical drama and legend. The series revolves around the people and places affected by Morpheus, the Dream King, in an attempt to right the cosmic and human mistakes he made in his vast existence.

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