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Dead Boy Detectives OTT release date – Watch Neil Gaiman’s spooky, supernatural addition to The Sandman-verse on THIS platform

Dead Boy Detectives OTT release date: The TV adaptation of the famous DC comic by Neil Gaiman will feature ghostly investigators, supernatural criminals, and paranormal crime scenes.

Dead Boy Detectives OTT release date – Watch Neil Gaiman’s spooky, supernatural addition to The Sandman-verse on THIS platform
A still from Dead Boy Detectives, ahead of its OTT release

Last Updated: 05.47 PM, Mar 22, 2024


Based on DC characters created by Neil Gaiman and Matt Wagner, Dead Boy Detectives will comprise 8 episodes and can be streamed on Netflix this summer. Supernatural’s Steve Yockey and Beth Schwartz of Sweet Tooth fame are the showrunners of this supernatural comedy adventure. Dead Boy Detectives is executive produced by Greg Berlanti, Jeremy Carver, and Sarah Schechter of You, Supernatural, and Riverdale fame.

Dead Boy Detectives release date and teaser


Dead Boy Detectives will be released on Netflix on April 25, 2024. Only a teaser for the show has been released yet, but it gives an insightful glimpse of the spooky, thrilling adventures that lie ahead of a dead male detective duo, Edwin Payne and Charles Rowland, the former the brain and the latter the brawn of their dynamic detective agency.

Name of Series Dead Boy Detectives
Number of Episodes 8
Showrunner(s) Steve Yockey and Beth Schwartz
Release Date April 25, 2024
OTT Platform Netflix

Dead Boy Detectives plot

Dead Boy Detectives follows the titular agency’s cases and misadventures, run and solved by Edwin and Charles, with some help from Crystal and her friend Niko. The only twist is that Edwin and Charles are dead. They have been so for quite some time and are determined to remain on earth and solve paranormal, mysterious cases while evading the sharp eyes of Death herself.

Since the show will be part of The Sandman-verse, one can hope to see some promising Easter eggs. Thanks to Crystal’s clairvoyance, the ghostly detective duo works hard to solve some of the mortal realm’s most bizarre and supernatural crimes. Dead Boy Detectives is filled with evil witches, ancient beings, demons, werewolves, and more, essayed by a talented ensemble cast.

Dead Boy Detectives cast

Dead Boy Detectives stars George Rexstrew, Jayden Revri, Kassius Nelson, and Yuyu Kitamura as Edwin, Charles, Crystal, and Niko. The show will also star Briana Cuoco, Ruth Connell, Jenn Lyon, Lukas Gage, Michael Beach, Joshua Colley, Lindsey Gort, Max Jenkins, David Iacono, and Caitlin Reilly in prominent roles.

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