American Gods season 2 begins production

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It's been a rocky road, but American Gods season 2 is on its way - though fans will have to wait until 2019 to see it. Starz posted a video on Monday showing the cast and crew of the fantasy series (based on the Neil Gaiman fantasy novel of the same name) beginning production on season 2. Fuller and Green served as the showrunners for the first season, and are set to be replaced by Jesse Alexander for the second season.

American Gods, Starz's romp through a world in which the gods of classic mythology are being usurped by new gods, is going a skip year between Seasons 1 and 2, according to the first video evidence of Season 2.

The author joined stars including Ian McShane, Ricky Whittle, Yetide Badaki and Orlando Jones on location in front of "the Biggest Carousel in the World", as production gets underway on the new episodes.

"The first season was all about getting to the House on the Rock", Gaiman notes in the teaser.

What do you want to see on American Gods season 2 and are you okay with waiting so long to see it?

"American Gods" has been translated into over 30 languages and earned numerous accolades including Hugo, Nebula and Bram Stoker Awards for Best Novel.

At one point in the book, Wednesday gathers a group of ancient deities together to warn them of the existential threat represented by the New Gods.

It's been almost one year already since season one of American Gods came to a close. Executive producer Neil Gaiman made public his desire to stick with the series regardless, but Gillian Anderson exited the show after Fuller and Green left, and Starz reportedly had trouble finding producers willing to fill the roles of Fuller and Green. Byrne is co-EPing along with Heather Bellson and Rodney Barnes.

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