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Good Omens. Image shows from L to R: Crowley (Peter Serafinowicz), Aziraphale (Mark Heap). Copyright: BBC
Good Omens

Good Omens

  • Radio comedy drama
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 2014
  • 6 episodes (1 series)

Adaptation of Terry Pratchet and Neil Gaiman's comic novel about an angel and demon trying to stop the Apocalypse. Stars Mark Heap, Peter Serafinowicz, Josie Lawrence, Colin Morgan, Charlotte Ritchie and more.


Press clippings Awards 2023 shortlist

The 60 TV and radio programmes shortlisted across the 10 categories in the Awards 2023 have been revealed. Voting is now open to determine the winners.

British Comedy Guide, 8th January 2024

Scottish Comedy Awards 2020 nominations

Janey Godley, Jim Smith and Larry Dean are amongst the nominees for the Scottish Comedy Awards 2020.

British Comedy Guide, 9th June 2020

BAFTA TV Awards 2020 nominations

Catastrophe, Derry Girls, Fleabag and Stath Lets Flats are amongst the nominees in the BAFTA TV Awards 2020.

British Comedy Guide, 4th June 2020

Good Omens merchandise and exhibition revealed

The Radio 4 version of Good Omens is to be released on Vinyl. The news has been revealed as merchandise and a themed escape room linked to the TV version is announced too.

British Comedy Guide, 30th May 2019

BBC Comedy and Amazon to bring Good Omens to TV

Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's fantasy comedy novel Good Omens is to become a major new TV comedy series on the BBC and Amazon Prime.

British Comedy Guide, 20th January 2017

Good Omens: Neil Gaiman to adapt book for TV

Author says he changed his mind about adapting novel without co-author after receiving a posthumous letter from Pratchett asking him to.

Sian Cain, The Guardian, 15th April 2016

Could the BBC be planning a Good Omens TV series?

Neil Gaiman tells that his and Terry Pratchett's cult novel could finally be making it to the screen...

Stephen Kelly, Radio Times, 23rd December 2014

How Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett wrote a book

Cult novel Good Omens, by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, has been adapted for radio. Here Neil Gaiman tells the story of how it came to be written.

Neil Gaiman, BBC News, 22nd December 2014

Charlotte Ritchie on the "maze of a plot" in Good Omens

Good Omens has "a huge maze of a plot" so I'm going to let her explain...

Ellie Walker-Arnott, Radio Times, 22nd December 2014

Paterson Joseph interview

Paterson Joseph chats to us about Good Omens, Peep Show, being cut from Paddington, and why he'd "never say never" to playing the Doctor...

Michael Leader, Den Of Geek, 22nd December 2014

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