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.
Coming off of the success of last year’s inaugural edition, the Tribeca TV Festival will be heading back to New York City this September to celebrate the best and brightest storytellers in televison and episodic storytelling. From September 20-23 at Spring Studios, attendees will have the opportunity to engage with the stars and creators of favorite […]
A little more than a month after the streaming service released a teaser filled with names and but with absolutely no scenes from the upcoming series, Amazon Prime Video has released the first official trailer for The Romanoffs, a (surprisingly) contemporary anthology series created, written, directed, and executive produced by Emmy award winner Matthew Weiner (Mad Men). Set to premiere on the […]
Amazon Studios has released the first trailer for the second season of their highly-decorated original series, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Starring Rachel Brosnahan, the series is the brain-child of Amy Sherman-Palladino, and toes the line of comedy and drama with 1950’s flair. During this year’s TCA summer press tour, head of Amazon Studios Jennifer Salke referred to the […]
If you thought Amazon Studios‘ Television Critics Association’s (TCA) session was only going to be about The Lord of the Rings, 1950’s horror event series, and virtual reality comedies, then you’d be sadly mistaken – and missing out on what might turn out to be the biggest announcement from the day. The streaming service is […]
After months of casting announcements and as much drama behind the scenes as in front of the camera, Amazon Prime Video has released the first official teaser for The Romanoffs, a contemporary anthology series created, written, directed, and executive produced by Emmy award winner Matthew Weiner (Mad Men). Set to premiere on the streaming service on Friday, October 12, […]
With the summer’s Television Critics Association (TCA) sessions currently underway, Amazon Studios is upping its programming slate by announcing three new series. Series receiving a greenlight include drama The Expatriates from Nicole Kidman’s Blossom Films and based on the best-selling novel by Janice Y.K Lee; a two-season commitment to horror series THEM from Lena Waithe and […]
We’ve been waiting for news about the Amazon Studios Lord of the Rings television series, and today the streaming service revealed that JD Dayne and Patrick McKay are currently developing one. The pair were selected after an exhaustive search sources report, and will be overseeing a writers room for the first (of possibly additional) series set in the world […]
Though Taylor Jenkins Reid’s upcoming novel Daisy Jones & The Six is still eight months away from release, Amazon Studios has already announced a 13-episode order for a limited series adaptation from Reese Witherspoon’s (Big Little Lies) Hello Sunshine and Circle of Confusion. Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber (The Disaster Artist, 500 Days of Summer, The Fault […]
As always, San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) is the place to be in order to see trailers and special sneak peeks of upcoming series, like this one released today for Amazon Studios’ The Man in the High Castle. There was also a release date for season 3 — October 5th, 2018 — AND the news that The Man in the High […]
Interview and Photo by Bleeding Cool’s Mike Sangregorio: Good Omens, adapted from the novel by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, is coming to Amazon Prime as a six episode series in 2019. In advance of that Bleeding Cool sat down with Gaiman, head writer and showrunner of the adapted work, as well as Douglas Mackinnon, director. […]
Amazon Studios is ready to bring Simon Stålenhag‘s acclaimed science fiction artwork to life, moving forward with hour-long fantasy series Tales from The Loop. Nathaniel Halpern (Legion) will serve as both showrunner and executive producer with acclaimed Never Let Me Go‘s Mark Romanek directing the pilot and serving as an executive producer. Matt Reeves (The Batman), […]
Jack Ryan, a character created by the late Tom Clancy, has been making big screen appearances for years. He’s been played by everyone from Harrison Ford to Ben Affleck. The character is making his small screen debut next month on Amazon Prime with John Krasinski in the title role. Krasinski is already having one hell […]
With the streaming service’s Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan set to premiere August 31st on their Prime video service, Amazon celebrated the Fourth of July by releasing a new teaser for the upcoming series entitled “Presidents.” Accompanied by a cover of Bob Dylan’s ‘All Along the Watchtower’ performed by rapper Devlin and Ed Sheeran, the brief clip is […]
After a steady flow of casting announcements over the past few months, Amazon Studios is giving us our first look at Academy Award winner Julia Roberts‘ half-hour drama Homecoming from Universal Cable Productions, Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail, and Anonymous Content. Based on Gimlet Media’s breakout fictional podcast from Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg, the […]
Amazon Studios has found the right notes for their upcoming original series adaptation of Good Omens, with David Arnold (Casino Royale, Stargate) set to score the upcoming project. Based on Neil Gaiman (American Gods) and the late Terry Pratchett’s (Colour of Magic) 1990 novel and adapted by showrunner Gaiman, the six-episode series introduces us to angel Aziraphale […]
Amazon Studios‘ The Boys has found its Frenchie, with When Heroes Fly‘s Tomer Capon joining the cast of the streaming service’s series adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson‘s comic book series. Created for television by Eric Kripke (Supernatural, Timeless), Preacher‘s Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen and Sony Pictures TV, production on the series is […]
The Walking Dead and Doctor Who alum David Morrissey has joined the cast of Amazon’s upcoming adaptation of the Neil Gaiman / Terry Pratchett novel Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch. Morrissey will play Captain Vincent of the pleasure cruiser Morbilli. The news broke when Douglas Mackinnon, the series director, […]
One of the things in the news regularly lately has been talk of the “Deep State” and theories of grand conspiracies and questions of the integrity of the United States intelligence agencies like the CIA and the FBI. Which means that when you are putting together a new series centered on one of those agencies […]
The upcoming Jack Ryan series on Amazon is based on the character from the Tom Clancy novels, but this version of the character is an original story from series creators Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland. And stepping into the shoes of the CIA analyst that were once worn by Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck, […]
While details are still scant and scarce at this point, according to a new interview, we’ll be seeing Amazon Studios’ Lord of the Rings television series sometime in 2021. Specifically, in an interview with Head of Amazon Studios Jennifer Salke over on The Hollywood Reporter, a mention of the contractual stipulation from the Tolkien Estate that whatever projects […]