Mad Sweeney, played by Pablo Schreiber, joins a plethora of unique and memorable characters on Starz American Gods. In this new character video we get another peek at the tall ginger with a love for fighting and showing off. He enters Shadow Moon’s life just as things are changing for the ex-convict. And one things for sure, you’ve never met a leprechaun like this!
Introducing Mad Sweeney: leprechaun with a penchant for fighting and pulling coins out of thin hair.
This adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s book tells the story of Shadow Moon, an ex-convict, who experiences a tragedy just as he’s being released. A mysterious encounter sets him off on a cross country road trip with Mr. Wednesday, a con man who knows a little too much about Shadow. Before he knows it Shadow’s embroiled in a battle between the Old Gods and the New ones that have emerged in America.
American Gods premieres Sunday, April 30 at 9/8c on Starz.