First look behind the scenes of Radio 4’s Good Omens production

Dirk Maggs' adaptation of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s 1990 novel Good Omens has begun recording - with Colin Morgan, Peter Serafinowicz and Neil Gaiman in this first cast photo

It is a collaboration which has fantasy and sci-fi fans salivating – and here is a picture of the amazing cast preparing to dramatise Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s 1990 novel Good Omens.


Adapted for Radio 4 by Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy director Dirk Maggs, how many of the star-studded cast in this picture of the read-through can you spot?


There is a lot to choose from with Mark Heap, Patterson Joseph, Peter Serafinowicz, Colin Morgan, Clive Russell, and Phil Davis all featuring in the six part series, plus Louise Brealey and the novel’s writer Terry Pratchett who are both absent from this first photo.