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.


‘Good Omens’ Official Trailer: Aziraphale & Crowley’s Excellent Adventure

It’s the end of the world as we know it… but from the looks of the official trailer for Amazon Prime Video‘s Good Omens, it doesn’t plan on going quietly. In fact, it’s safe to say that the road to “The End Times” is gonna’ be a right messy one. Based on Neil Gaiman’s (American Gods) and Terry […]

‘Good Omens’: Succession Star Brian Cox Set as Voice of Death

Amazon Prime Video has heard “The Voice of Death” and it sounds like… Brian Cox? With only a day to go before the official trailer for Good Omens – the streaming service’s adaptation of Neil Gaiman (American Gods) and the late Terry Pratchett’s (Colour of Magic) 1990 novel – drops, co-author, showrunner, and wearer of many other hats Gaiman took to […]

‘Good Omens’ Trailer: Neil Gaiman Makes Viewers An Offer They Can’t Forsake [VIDEO]

Amazon Prime Video has some righteously divine news for viewers eager for the official trailer for Good Omens, the streaming service’s adaptation of Neil Gaiman (American Gods) and the late Terry Pratchett’s (Colour of Magic) 1990 novel. Co-author, showrunner, and wearer of many other hats Gaiman took to social media via Prime Video’s Twitter account to invite us to “heart”/like […]

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Rebecca Hall Lands Lead in Amazon’s ‘Tales From the Loop’ Series

Deadline reports that Rebecca Hall will be the female lead in Amazon’s adaptation of the science fiction art book Tales From the Loop. The Vicky Christina Barcelona star will be playing Loretta, a physicist who lives in a that is in the vicinity of “the Loop”, a construct that has altered the fabric of the universe around it, […]

Tom Payne’s Hair: Young Aragorn for ‘LotR’ or Louis in ‘Vampire Chronicles’?

Actor Tom Payne isn’t cutting his hair anytime soon, and it could be because he’s tossing his hat in the ring for two possible series where long-haired men are the name of the game. The former The Walking Dead actor stopped by for an installment of Jessie Ware’s Table Manners podcast (via Metro), and sorta-kinda let a tidbit of […]

‘The Tick’ Season 2 Gears Up to “Spoon!” Amazon in April (TRAILER)

Get ready to hug it out with some villains! The Tick is coming back to Amazon Prime Video with a brand-new second season, and Entertainment Weekly was kind enough to share their exclusive trailer… which you can check out for yourselves below. Quite a few fans of The Tick were put off by the Amazon series, […]

‘Utopia’: The Office’s Rainn Wilson Joins Gillian Flynn’s Amazon Conspiracy-Thriller Series

Gone Girl author/screenwriter Gillian Flynn‘s upcoming Amazon Studios adaptation of British series Utopia has a new name to add to The Deep State’s “list,” with The Office‘s Rainn Wilson joining Sasha Lane (American Honey) on the nine-episode series. With Flynn serving as the project’s creator, executive producer, writer, and showrunner, the conspiracy-thriller received a straight-to-series order […]

‘The Man In The High Castle’ Ends with Season 4 at Amazon

We are sad to report that the upcoming 4th season of Amazon Studios’ alternative history series based on the seminal work by Philip K. Dick The Man In The High Castle will be the last for the show. According to Deadline, word of the cancellation reached cast and crew over the weekend, with reactions coming in from […]

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‘Westworld’ Director Will Helm First Two ‘Wheel of Time’ Episodes at Amazon

FINALLY, some movement on Amazon Studios’ Wheel of Time series. Okay yes, we could make all the jokes about just how long of a slog the original Robert Jordan (later finished by Brandon Sanderson) series actually is being indicative of the series taking it’s sweet Two Rivers time, but, we’re happy to report news about the show. According […]

Costume Quest is Getting An Animated TV Series Based on the Game

A bit of a cool surprise today as Cartoon Hangover debuted a trailer for a new Costume Quest animated series, based on the video game. Working with Double Fine Productions, the new series will debut on March 8th on Amazon Prime as one of their exclusive shows. According to the brief description, “Wren, Reynold, Everett and […]


‘Good Omens’: Benedict Cumberbatch Set as Satan; Opening Titles Released [VIDEO]

Amazon Prime Video had some truly divine news for fans of Good Omens, the streaming service’s adaptation of Neil Gaiman (American Gods) and the late Terry Pratchett’s (Colour of Magic) 1990 novel. Along with the release of the show’s opening title sequence (which you can find below), we now know who will be playing the “devil’s advocate” […]


David Tennant On ‘Who’ Culture, Jodie Whittaker, ‘Good Omens’ and More

David Tennant has enjoyed a long and vibrant acting career – both on stage and on screen – that truly took off after realizing his dream of becoming The Doctor in BBC’s long-running hit series Doctor Who and thriving ever since. In a recent interview with The Guardian, Tennant looked back on his career – and ahead, offering his […]

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[Rumor] Amazon Studios Scouting ‘Lord of the Rings’ Filming Locations

When Amazon Studios purchased the rights and announced their intentions to create tv series about J. R. R. Tolkien‘s “Lord of the Rings”, we started wondering what stories might be told, and where they might be filmed. We’re not really any closer to knowing the real answer to those thoughts, but, there is chatter that perhaps […]

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Brandon Sanderson Stopped by ‘Wheel of Time’ Writer’s Offices

We’re pretty tickled that Brandon Sanderson just stopped by the Amazon Studios Wheel Of Time series writer’s room. Sanderson took over writing the “Wheel of Time” book series when creator Robert Jordan passed away, completing the 14-book saga (that was meant to end with 12). Doing pitch meeting for #DarkOne and though time is tight, I managed to swing […]

Sir Ian McKellan Says He’s Not Too Old to Play Gandalf Again

Amazon Studios is currently working on their Lord of the Rings tv series that may or may not feature characters from across the works of J. R. R. Tolkien. Some of the possible characters have already been brought to life in live action films; like Aragorn Son of Arathorn played by Viggo Mortensen, and Gandalf the Grey/White played […]

‘The Hunt’: ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Alum Jerrika Hinton Joins Amazon, Jordan Peele Nazi-Hunting Series

Amazon Studios and Oscar-winning writer/director Jordan Peele have signed Grey’s Anatomy alum Jerrika Hinton to join their vengeance-driven Nazi-hunting series The Hunt. Hinton joins The Perks of Being a Wallflower‘s Logan Lerman (Jack & Bobby) and Oscar winner Al Pacino on the 10-episode project. Based on an original idea but also drawing on real historical events, The Hunt follows a diverse band of Nazi Hunters living […]

Invincible: Steven Yeun, J.K. Simmons and More Join Amazon’s Animated Adaptation

Amazon Prime Video‘s eight-episode animated adaptation of Robert Kirkman‘s Skybound/Image comic book Invincible has just unveiled a pretty “super” voice cast for the series, with The Walking Dead‘s Steven Yeun and Counterpart’s J.K. Simmons set to lead an impressive line-up of talent. Originally announced in June 2018, the series is expected to premiere on the […]

‘Hanna’ Pilot to Screen for Amazon Prime Members Post-Super Bowl; Premieres March

Two simple questions have haunted the teasers for Amazon Prime‘s series adaptation of Joe Wright‘s 2011 movie Hanna: “Who stole Hanna?” and “Why?” Starting this March, viewers are going to start getting some answers when the series premieres – but Prime members only have to wait until after this Sunday’s NFL Super Bowl LIII to get a first-look: the […]