Deadline revealed the news, confirming that the rock star and actor will play Johann Wengren, the blood-thirsty lead singer of Viking-themed death metal band Blood Death. So, pretty much a part that could only be played by Manson. As per the series’ mythology about the Old Gods regaining their power, the band will feed Ian McShane’s Mr. Wednesday Aka Odin as part of his ongoing war with the New Gods (see: Media and Technology).
American Gods has had a rocky time of it over its short lifespan so far. Hannibal’s Bryan Fuller and Michael Green initially had the reins of this adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s best-selling fantasy novel but the