American Gods

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Based on Neil Gaiman's 2001 novel of the same name, ex-convict Shadow Moon becomes the traveling partner of a mysterious conman named Mr. Wednesday after his release from prison. He soon discovers Mr. Wednesday is more than he seems and becomes embroiled in an epic conflict between Old Gods and New.


  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
  • Rating: 8.3 (31 votes)
  • Runtime: 60 minutes
  • Status: Continuing
  • Years: 2017 - 2019
  • Episodes per season: 8
  • Network: Starz!


American Gods - season 1

Season 1 (2017)

Rating: 8.0
American Gods - season 2

Season 2 (2019)

Rating: 0.0

Characters and Actors

Emily Browning as Laura Moon in American Gods

Laura Moon

Actor: Emily Browning
Ricky Whittle as Shadow  Moon in American Gods

Shadow Moon

Actor: Ricky Whittle
Also in: The 100
Ian McShane as Wednesday in American Gods


Actor: Ian McShane
Also in: Deadwood, Ray Donovan
Yetide Badaki as Bilquis in American Gods


Actor: Yetide Badaki
Also in: This Is Us
Bruce Langley as Technical Boy in American Gods

Technical Boy

Actor: Bruce Langley
Pablo Schreiber as Mad Sweeney in American Gods

Mad Sweeney

Actor: Pablo Schreiber
Also in: The Wire, Weeds, Orange Is the New Black
Orlando Jones as Nancy in American Gods


Actor: Orlando Jones
Also in: Sleepy Hollow
Peter Stormare as Czernobog in American Gods


Actor: Peter Stormare
Also in: Prison Break, Swedish Dicks
Crispin Glover as World in American Gods


Actor: Crispin Glover
Kristin Chenoweth as Easter in American Gods


Actor: Kristin Chenoweth
Also in: BoJack Horseman