is much more than just a comics writer. This Brit is also a novelist, radio playwright, and screenwriter. With the announcement that Netflix
is currently working on a series based on his groundbreaking comic The Sandman, Gaiman is on everyone's radar yet again. Gaiman's dark style translates well in cinematic storytelling, proven by films like Coraline
and series like American Gods
Related: 10 Movies To Watch If You Like American GodsThe Sandman
follows the trials and tribulations of Dream, an anthropomorphic manifestation of his namesake metaphysical state. As it goes with all of Gaiman's best comics, the mystical combines with the corporeal, leaving readers entranced by the stunning worlds Gaiman elicits with his words.