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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“Carnival Row” Season 2: Erik Oleson Set as EP, Showrunner; Co-Creator Travis Beacham Departs Over “Creative Differences” [REPORT]

With the first season of Amazon Prime‘s Orlando Bloom–Cara Delevingne-starrer Carnival Row having earned strong critical praise and viewers buzz, the streaming service didn’t waste any time starting work on the second season. As is usually the case with shows that hit strong their first season, there’s usually some shifting that goes on behind the […]

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“The Expanse” Team Launches Season 4 Premiere, Panel at NYCC [SPOILERS]

When it was announced that The Expanse was moving to Amazon Prime, fans were not only thrilled that the show was saved but also pleased to hear that the streaming platform meant that there were fewer language, content and time restrictions. It has definitely been a positive move towards keeping the series closer to the […]

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“The Boys” Might Be Facing Some “Crimson Payback” in Season 2

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 Expanse” Beams “Belters” into Fun NYCC Fan Experience [IMAGES]

One of the great things about cons, aside from the screenings and celebrities and cosplay, is the experiences set up by vendors throughout the show. This year’s New York Comic Comic Con (NYCC) is no different, including Amazon Prime going all out in promoting season 4 of The Expanse. Fans can step inside the interior […]

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“The Wheel of Time” Shares BTS Look at First Cast/Crew Table Read [VIDEO]

Fans of late author Robert Jordan‘s “Wheel of Time” series of novels have been introduced to a number of new faces set to star in Amazon Prime‘s fantasy series adaptation, opposite Rosamund Pike‘s (Gone Girl, upcoming The Banker’s Wife) Moiraine. Joining the actress are previously-announced cast members Madeleine Madden, Marcus Rutherford, Barney Harris, Zoë Robins, […]

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Cosplay Left Me Before I Left the Cosplay Community [OPINION]

So this is the true story of why I left the cosplay community… You may want to put your seatbelt on, because this story is going to get a little bumpy. Now, if you’re unaware, cosplay is a hobby where people dress up as in costumes, generally of characters from comics or movies or tv […]


“The Boys” Will Be There for “Friends” – Whether They Want Them To or Not [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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“Crisis” Management: Marc Guggenheim Signals “Crisis,” “Carnival Row” Season 2 Production Starts

With the September days quickly giving way to October, it’s time for new about The CW‘s “Arrowverse” shows returning to start flying in every direction. Arrow is shuffling off the network’s programming coil after an abbreviated 10-episode eighth season (making The Flash the “elder states-show” of the “Arrowverse”), Ruby Rose-starrer Batwoman joining the family alongside […]

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“Fleabag” Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge Signs Overall Amazon Studios Deal

Fresh off her multiple wins at the Emmy Awards, Phoebe Waller-Bridge has signed an overall production deal with Amazon Studios. This is no surprise considering Fleabag has been a huge hit and cultural touchstone. It and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel have won Amazon Studios multiple Emmys and helped define the identity of the streaming service. […]

“Fleabag” Series 2 has the Same Story as a Movie by Tarantino’s Favourite Director

“Fleabag”: Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Path to World Conquest Now Includes 4 Emmy Wins

Phoebe Waller-Bridge won Best Comedy Writing and Best Actress in a Comedy for Fleabag tonight at the Emmy Awards. The series also won for Best Comedy Series and director Harry Bradbeer won Best Directing for a Comedy Series. That’s four-for-four with Fleabag – “The Little British Feminist Comedy That Could.” Not bad for what started […]

The 2019 Emmys and Bleeding Cool's First Fleabag Article Three Years Ago...

The 2019 Emmys and Bleeding Cool’s First Fleabag Article Three Years Ago…

Over three years ago, Bleeding Cool ran its first article about the BBC3 show Fleabag, by Phoebe Waller-Bridge. Titled ‘And With That Final Episode, Fleabag Becomes The Finest TV Drama Of 2016‘, I wrote, And because it has been picked up by Amazon Prime in the USA, about to drop all six episodes in three weeks […]


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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 […]