Hark! We Bring You Glad Tidings of Jon Hamm in Good Omens

John Hamm

The news that Jon Hamm was joining the cast of Good Omens as the Angel Gabriel was good news. Finding out that the role would be expanded to incorporate ideas that Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett had for an unfinished Good Omens sequel was even better. But now, we get our first look at Jon Hamm in all his angelic glory, and it proves to be the best news of all!

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Jon Hamm as Gabriel in Good Omens

Look at all those subtle shades of grey! And those stylish shoes! And that, um, turtleneck? Why would a celestial being go for a turtleneck?

We’ll chalk this up to ineffability.

Neil Gaiman tweeted this lovely shot himself, saying he was sharing it “for you, for me, for all of us. FOR PEOPLE NOT YET BORN. This is what Jon Hamm looks like as ...