American Gods

8.5

A recently released ex-convict named Shadow meets a mysterious man who calls himself "Wednesday" and who knows more than he first seems to about Shadow's life and past.

Ricky Whittle / Emily Browning / Bruce Langley / Yetide Badaki / Pablo Schreiber / Ian McShane / Crispin Glover / Demore Barnes / Cloris Leachman / Peter Stormare / Gillian Anderson / Kristin Chenoweth / Orlando Jones

    • Released
    • (2017-)
    • Seasons
    • 2 seasons
    • Status
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    SEASON 2

  • Episode 6Donar the Great

    Wednesday pulls off a con to get an artifact that the dwarves need to forge the runes onto Gungnir. When Shadow questions Wednesday about his son, Wednesday remembers the 1930s and the only way that a god can die for good.

  • Episode 5The Ways of the Dead

    While Shadow tours Cairo and gets a lesson on its history, Laura and Sweeney meet with Baron Samedi and Maman Brigitte and make a deal to bring Laura back to life. Wednesday meets with Alviss, the King of Dwarves, and is told there's another part to resto

  • Episode 4The Greatest Story Ever Told

    Wednesday takes Shadow to St. Louis to meet with a potential ally in the coming war. Nancy, Ibis, and Bilquis hold a meeting in Cairo, and World gives Technical Boy one last chance before "retiring" him.

  • Episode 3Muninn

    Shadow makes a new friend as he hitches a ride to Cairo, Wednesday and Laura pay Argus a visit at the same time that Technical Boy and the New Media do, and Sweeney's luck continues to remain all bad as he heads for New Orleans.

  • Episode 2The Beguiling Man

    After Zorya's death, Czernobog calls for vengeance. Wednesday and Nancy go on a road trip, Mama-Ji looks for someone to cover her shift, and Laura and Sweeney set out to find the abducted Shadow.

  • Episode 1House on the Rock

    Wednesday gathers the Old Gods in his memory to discuss the New Gods usurping their power, and invites Shadow along for the ride. Sweeney still wants his coin, Laura isn't giving it up, and Mr. World draws on a new resource to target the Old Gods.