Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Amazon Gives Series Order to Drama 'Lightyears' Created by Holden Miller

Amazon has today given a series order to the original drama series Lightyears created by Holden Miller. An episode count and premiere date window were not immediately announced.

The drama follows Franklin and Irene York, a couple who years ago discovered a chamber buried in their backyard which inexplicably leads to a strange, deserted planet. They've carefully guarded their secret ever since, but when an enigmatic young man enters their lives, the Yorks' quiet existence is quickly upended... and the mysterious chamber they thought they knew so well turns out to be much more than they could ever have imagined.

Miller created the drama, with Daniel C. Connolly serving as showrunner. Connolly will executive produce with Jimmy Miller, Sam Hansen and director Juan José Campanella. Miller will co-executive produce. Amazon Studios and Legendary Television will produce.