Gillian Anderson perfectly channels David Bowie for ‘American Gods’
Gillian Anderson is one of the most charismatic, magnetic, talented actresses around so it feels just right that she would impersonate David Bowie.
Anderson stars as the New Media God on American Gods, a powerful entity which “assumes whatever form will deliver her message most effectively and is often personified by iconic celebrities,” according to Starz.
In the 28 May episode, the X-Files actress plays the late rock legend in the Ziggy Stardust-era persona. And the results are astonishing:
Compare it with this Bowie pic:
Here’s a sneak peek, where you can see Anderson/New Media in action while she confronts Technical Boy and give him hints on how to enhance his image with the New Gods: