After final 12 months The Sandman, Netflix is bringing Neil Gaiman’s most beloved characters to the small display screen. This time it is Detective of the lifeless boys – which was initially slated to stream on Max – based mostly on a pair of criminals who made their debut in a The Sandman comedian within the 90s. The information was paired with the primary trailer for the sequence, which reveals off a fairly fun-looking supernatural thriller.
For these unfamiliar, this is the fundamental setup, courtesy of Netflix:
Do you could have an annoying ghost haunting you? Has a demon stolen your deepest reminiscences? Maybe you need to name the Dead Boy detectives. Meet Edwin Payne (George Rexstrew) and Charles Rowland (Jayden Revri), “the brains” and “brawn” behind the Dead Boy Detectives company. Teenagers born a long time aside who discover one another solely in dying, Edwin and Charles are greatest buddies and ghosts… who resolve mysteries. They will do something to remain collectively: together with escaping from evil witches, Hell and Death itself. With the assistance of a clairvoyant named Crystal (Kassius Nelson) and her good friend Niko (Yuyu Kitamura), they resolve a few of the most mysterious paranormal instances within the mortal realm.
Netflix says the brand new eight-episode sequence is a part of its rising “Sandman universe” and the present is led by showrunners Steve Yockey (Destiny Patrol) and Beth Schwartz (Sweetness), with Gaiman as one of many government producers. Unfortunately, there is not any premiere date but, however Netflix says so Detective of the lifeless boys will arrive in 2024.