- Jul 26, 2009
Well he does turn down the money he would make from the adaptations themselves - and makes sure to mention that so we all know how swell he is - but that doesn't account for the money he makes from the increase in sales of his overrated series' whenever a shitty movie is made from one of them. He hasn't mentioned giving that up shockingly."Mainstream publishers are shite and Hollywood adaptations of my works are a travesty!"
So you turn down the money they give you and refuse to benefit from the massive exposure they continue to bring you?
"Oh bloody hell no! That's how I finance my beard and magic!"
When I run into Gaiman in Cambridge one of these days (shut up, it'll happen!) I'm going to ask him how he can stand this guy and try to resist the temptation to ask a similar question about his wife.