So when, almost 30 years later, I started writing “The leader of these angels is Gabriel.

He is everything that Aziraphale isn’t: He’s tall, good-looking, charismatic, and impeccably dressed.

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And his role is part of a show we’ve been looking forward to for a long time.

Since the casting for this much-anticipated adaptation has been ridiculously great so far, we’re not surprised by this news per se, but MAN.

We were fortunate that Jon Hamm was available, given that he is already all of these things without even having to act.

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As video researcher, it was my job to get the writers the footage they needed to parody things.

So my desk sat in the middle of a massive VHS tape archive. Although I worked way too hard for zero money, sometimes 24 hours in a row before a taping…I still look back on it as a weird wonderland. I didn’t like the show, but it was easy to avoid, because no-one on staff watched it either.Apparently, Gaiman and the late Pratchett planned on involving the angels more deeply when they first envisioned a screen adaptation.In Gaiman’s own words: “When Good Omens was first published and was snapped up for the first time by Hollywood, Terry and I took joy in introducing our angels into the plot of a movie that was never made.You will surely be appeased, as the writers know how to stick a joke in for everyone.Take, for example, the Lowered Expectations sketch.We’d get really high (or rather I’d get high, and they wouldn’t judge me), then race around the lot in golf carts.