Anansi Boys. Mr Nancy (Lenny Henry). Copyright: BBC.

Anansi Boys

Amazon Prime Video comedy drama based on Neil Gaiman's book. 6 episodes (1 series) in 2022.

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Anansi Boys

A comedy drama adaptation based on Neil Gaiman's book

Genre
Comedy Drama
Published
2022
Platform
Amazon Prime Video
Episodes
6   (1 series)
Writers
Neil Gaiman, Lenny Henry, Arvind Ethan David, Kara Smith and Racheal Ofori
Directors
Hanelle Culpepper and Douglas Mackinnon

Anansi Boys follows Charlie "Fat Charlie" Nancy, a young man who is used to being embarrassed by his estranged father, Mr Nancy. But when his father dies, Charlie discovers that his father was Anansi: trickster god of stories. And he learns that he has a brother. Now his brother, Spider, is entering Charlie's life, determined to make it more interesting but also a lot more dangerous.

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