Amazon Studios

Amazon Studios’ original series productions range from Amy Sherman-Palladino’s award-winning The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel to Philip K. Dick’s Man in the High Castle.

On the film side, Amazon Studios produces and acquires original movies for theatrical release and early window distribution exclusively for their Amazon Prime members. At the 2017 Academy Awards, Amazon Studios became the first streaming service to win Oscars for Manchester by the Sea.

Bleeding Cool follows Amazon Studios’ efforts closely, with their upcoming duo classic fantasy series, Lord of the Rings (based on a young Aragorn), and Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time, you can keep abreast of the latest in news, rumors, and happenings right here.


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“American Gods” & “The Boys”: The Lemur That Brought Them Together

For a show about the growing war between the old gods and news gods, you would think fans wouldn’t be too thrilled with things being “quiet” or “dull” or “boring” – but STARZ‘s American Gods had a bit of a bumpy ride heading into its second season. But after a return that gave the series […]

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“Lord of the Rings”: Amazon Prime Prequel Series Heading to New Zealand

No matter what (if any) involvement Lord of the Rings/Hobbit cinematic guru Peter Jackson has with Amazon Prime Video‘s upcoming prequel series, the streaming service and writers/showrunners JD Payne and Patrick McKay are looking to walk in the filmmaker’s footsteps by basing production in New Zealand. With pre-production currently underway and full production expected to […]


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“Super Dinosaur”: Robert Kirkman & Jason Howard’s Comic Gets Animated on Amazon Prime

Robert Kirkman‘s one-man domination of the pop culture landscape continues, with The Walking Dead creator announcing a new children’s adventure series – and no, it’s not “Tiny Toons Walking Dead” (though we readily admit that would be pretty sweet). Skybound/Image comic book series Super Dinosaur from Kirkman and Jason Howard will premiere on Amazon Prime […]


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“The Boys” Season 2: “Timeless” Casting – Goran Visnjic, Claudia Doumit Join; Malcolm Barrett Returns

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

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“Lord of the Rings”: Will Poulter Joins Amazon Prime Prequel Series [REPORT]

In mid-July 2019, Amazon Prime Video‘s upcoming Lord of the Rings series started rolling out updates – beginning with reports that Markella Kavenagh (Picnic at Hanging Rock, The Cry) was set to join the highly-anticipated epic fantasy series as a character named Tyra. Then during the Television Critics Association (TCA) summer press event, the streamer […]

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“The Wheel of Time”: Daniel Henney Joins Amazon Prime Series as al’Lan Mandragoran

In honor of #WoTWednesday, fans of Robert Jordan‘s (James Oliver Rigney Jr.) “Wheel of Time” series of novels are learning the name of a new member cast member joining Amazon Prime‘s fantasy series adaptation. Daniel Henney is set to play al’Lan Mandragoran (“Lan”), opposite Rosamund Pike‘s (Gone Girl, upcoming The Banker’s Wife) Moiraine. Joining Pike […]

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“The Boys”: Who Wouldn’t Want to Cuddle with Homelander? Just Ask Madelyn… [VIDEO]

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]



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“The Boys” Season 2: Hey, Kids! Now YOU Can Fight Crime Like The Seven! (Uh-Oh…) [VIDEO]

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

“The Boys” Season 2: Karl Urban & Karen Fukuhara Dial Up the Diabolical [PREVIEW]

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

“Homecoming” Season 2: Stephan James, Hong Chau Returning; Kyle Patrick Alvarez Directing

Almost a month-to-the-day after Amazon‘s psychological thriller Homecoming announced singer, songwriter, and actress Janelle Monáe (Harriet, Hidden Figures) was set to lead the drama’s upcoming second season, fans are learning who will be joining her – on both sides of the camera. Kyle Patrick Alvarez (13 Reasons Why, The Stanford Prison Experiment) has been tapped […]

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“The Boys” Season 2: Karl Urban, Jack Quaid & Tomer Capon Offer Well-Hydrated, One-Finger Salute [IMAGE]

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

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Television: Still Whiter Than a Polar Bear in a Snowstorm [BC TV MELTDOWN-OPINION]

The number one problem with television today is a lack of diversity. What?!?! But what about hit shows like Black-ish, Atlanta, Fresh Off the Boat, Scandal, Empire, Superstore, The Good Place? First, most of those are critical successes, but not necessarily ratings successes. Indeed, the top rated scripted and reality shows are still over-whelmingly white, […]

“The Boys”: Seth Rogen Praises Season 2 Opener; Eric Kripke Shares New Look [PREVIEW]

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

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“The Boys” Season 2: Okay, These Butcher Images Have Us a Little Concerned [PREVIEW]

It’s been a long haul, people – but by now, millions of you know it was more than worth the wait. Amazon Prime Video‘s adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series The Boys has been sticking some righteously sweet superhero three-point landings since it premiered on Friday, July 26 – and spoiler? Check out Bleeding Cool’s two-scoops-of-spoilers-filled […]

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“The Wheel of Time”: Amazon Prime Casts 5 to Join Rosamund Pike’s Moiraine

Nearly two months after fans of Robert Jordan‘s (James Oliver Rigney Jr.) “Wheel of Time” series of novels learned Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl, upcoming The Banker’s Wife) would be joining Amazon Prime’s fantasy series adaptation as Moiraine, the actress is officially getting some castmates. Madeleine Madden (Dora and the Lost City of Gold), Marcus Rutherford […]

Skybound Entertainment, Audible Sign Multi-Year Exclusive Audio Drama Deal

Robert Kirkman‘s Skybound Entertainment (home of the Walking Dead universe) is following up its first-look television deal with Amazon Studios with a multi-year development deal with Amazon-owned Audible. Previously known for audiobooks, the service is looking to get a stronger foothold on the audio-only originals market – with the Skybound deal resulting in exclusive content […]