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Amazon Developing Underground Railroad Drama

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Amazon are currently developing a new drama being written and directed by Moonlight Barry Jenkins. The drama will be based on Colson Whitehead’s best selling book The Underground Railroad. Jenkins himself had this to say about the book: “It’s a groundbreaking work that pays respect to our nation’s history while using the form to explore […]

Timothy Hutton joins ‘Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan’

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Timothy Hutton joins Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan series!   Amazon’s upcoming original series “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan” has cast Timothy Hutton, Variety has learned. The “American Crime” star will have a recurring guest star role as Singer, who serves as Deputy Director of Operations. Hutton has been a mainstay of ABC’s critically beloved anthology series “American Crime,” […]

Dakota Johnson Joins Amazon’s UNFIT

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Dakota Johnson (Fifty Shades of Grey) is set to star in Unfit, a historical court room drama that closely examines a dark time in America’s past. The film is based on the book Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck by Adam Cohen check out an extract from the blurb below: Imbeciles […]

Amazon Acquires FORTITUDE Season 2

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Fortitude which airs on Sky in the UK has been acquired by Amazon for streaming rights in the US. Fortitude follows Sheriff Dan Anderssen (Dormer), a small isolated community with a captive population in an environment that is undergoing change and upheaval due to parasite and pathogen activity. After shooting the woman he loved, Dan […]

Yara Martinez Promoted to Series Regular on ‘The Tick’

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Yara Martinez has been promoted to a series regular on The Tick! Jane the Virgin‘s Yara Martinez who guest starred in the pilot for Amazon’s upcoming comedy series The Tick, has been promoted to regular. The Tick, a co-production with Sony TV, centers on an underdog accountant with zero powers who comes to realize his city […]

‘Mozart in the Jungle’ & ‘Red Oaks’ Renewed at Amazon

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Amazon has renewed Mozart in the Jungle for season 4 and Red Oaks for a final season! Amazon has renewed Golden Globe-winning series “Mozart in the Jungle” and coming-of-age comedy “Red Oaks,” Variety has learned. The fourth season of “Mozart in the Jungle” will begin production later this year for a 2017 return. “We’re all delighted […]

‘Sneaky Pete’ renewed for season 2

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Amazon has renewed Sneaky Pete for a season 2! Giovanni Ribisi’s “Pete” will sneak on for at least another season: Amazon has renewed “Sneaky Pete.” The renewal comes less than a week after the full first season debuted on Amazon’s Prime streaming service. Amazon claims “Sneaky Pete” had the second-biggest premiere day streaming audience of […]

GOOD GIRLS REVOLT & FATAL ATTRACTION Not Moving Forward

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We have bad new for one show on the bubble and a TV remake that has been kicking around the networks for awhile now. After the creators of Good Girls Revolt rallied to try and get the show a new network the creator recently revealed that a second season would not be going ahead after […]

Jennifer Beals Joins ‘The Last Tycoon’

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Jennifer Beals is joining the cast of The Last Tycoon!  Jennifer Beals has booked a recurring role on Amazon’s The Last Tycoon, opposite stars Matt Bomer, Kelsey Grammer, Lily Collins and Rosemarie DeWitt. Written and directed by Billy Ray based on F. Scott Fitzgerald’s final unfinished novel, The Last Tycoon, from Sony TV’s TriStar Television, […]

Amazon’s Z: THE BEGINNING OF EVERYTHING Releases New Trailer

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Period drama Z: The Begging of Everything from Amazon have released their 1st trailer giving us a glimpse into the glamorous world of 1920s New York. Z: The Beginning of Everything is a ground-breaking concept: a fictionalized bio series of the life of Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, the brilliant, beautiful and talented Southern Belle who becomes the […]