The actor - who's not unfamiliar with Gaiman, having played House in The Doctor's Wife - will read the novel as part of BBC Radio 4's Book at Bedtime strand. The 5 instalments will air next month, and have no fear, Non-Anglo Gaimanites: it will be available to listen to worldwide via Radio 4's website.
If you've seen Breaking Dawn: Part 2, you already know what we're talking about. Yes — the shrill vampire scream laugh from Michael Sheen eclipses any other startling event that could pop out of the conclusion of the Twilight franchise. It's magical, so enjoy.
Back in 1982, Tron zapped us into a whole new world of storytelling. You can still feel the love, and excitement, on every frame of that movie. So it's sad that Tron Legacy turns those thrills into snoozes. Spoilers ahead.
Tron: Legacy is almost upon us, and by this point I'll take whatever I can get. Like, say, classy British actor Michael Sheen, a pretty lady, and a too-brief glimpse of Daft Punk.
We recently had opportunity to speak with the cast and crew of Tron Legacy and hear some tantalizing anecdotes about the film's production...like the time Daft Punk held a rave on set. Spoilers on!