Saturday, January 1, 2022

Amazon - Upcoming Shows


(W: Writer, D: Director, EP: Executive Producer, Co-EP: Co-Executive Producer, P: Producer, SR: Showrunner)


  • Genre: Limited Series
  • Logline: Charlie Nancy is used to being embarrassed by his estranged father. But when his father dies, Charlie discovers that his father was Anansi, the trickster god of stories. And he learns that he has a brother. Now his brother, Spider, is entering Charlie's life, determined to make it more interesting by making it a lot more dangerous. Based on the novel by Neil Gaiman.
  • Cast: Delroy LindoMalachi KirbyAmarah-Jae St. Aubyn, Grace Saif, CCH Pounder, Jason Watkins, Fiona Shaw, L. Scott Caldwell, Joy Richardson, Lachele Carl, Whoopi Goldberg, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Emmanuel Ighodaro, Cecilia Noble, Ayanna Witter-Johnson, Don Gilet
  • Team: W/EP Neil Gaiman, Lenny Henry; EP Douglas Mackinnon, Hilary Bevan Jones, Richard Fee; D/EP Hanelle M. Culpepper
  • Studio: Amazon Studios, The Blank Corporation, Endor Productions, Red Production Company
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Spinoff of the 1982 film Blade Runner and the 2017 sequel Blade Runner 2049
  • Cast:
  • Team: W/EP Silka Luisa; EP Ridley Scott, Michael Green, Andrew Kosove, Broderick Johnson, Ben Roberts, Cynthia Yorkin, David W. Zucker, Clayton Krueger, Frank Giustra, Isa Dick Hackett, Tom Spezialy
  • Studio: Amazon Studios, Scott Free Productions, Alcon Entertainment
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: A large-scope, multi-layered international event series. Designed to function as a fire-starter to ignite the creation of multiple original local language and local production series. All of the local series are designed to enhance the entire entertainment experience of what is being described as an imagined and layered world.
  • Cast: Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Richard Madden, Roland MøllerAshleigh CummingsOsy Ikhile, Caoilinn Springall, Stanley Tucci (recurring), Nikki Amuka-Bird (recurring), Susan Lynch (recurring), Sara Martins (recurring), Leo Woodall (recurring), Gráinne Good (recurring), Leo Ashizawa (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Joe Russo, Anthony Russo; SR/EP David Weil; EP Patrick Moran, Mike Larocca; D/EP Thomas Sigel
  • Studio: Amazon Studios, AGBO Studios
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
  • Logline: The darkly comedic workplace thriller will explore the sinister relationship between boss and employee, asking how far we will go to get ahead, and to survive. Inspired by the novel by Bentley Little.
  • Cast: Christoph Waltz, Brittany O'Grady, Nat Wolff, Aimee Carrero 
  • Team: W/EP Tony Basgallop; EP Christoph Waltz, Steve Stark, Andrew Mittman; Co-EP Kai Dolbashian
  • Studio: Amazon Studios, MGM Television
  • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Limited Series
    • Logline: A fictional rock band in the 1970s rises through the ranks of the L.A. music scene and beyond, eventually becoming one of the most legendary bands in the world. Based on the novel by Taylor Jenkins Reid.
    • Cast: Riley KeoughSam ClaflinCamila MorroneNabiyah Be, Will Harrison, Suki Waterhouse, Josh Whitehouse, Sebastian ChaconTom Wright, Jacqueline Obradors (recurring), Timothy Olyphant (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber; SR/EP Will Graham; EP Reese Witherspoon, Lauren Neustadter, Brad Mendelsohn; P Taylor Jenkins Reid; D/EP Niki Caro
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Hello Sunshine, Circle of Confusion
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: The Mantle twins are the most successful, brilliant and extraordinary people you've never met. Identical from head to toe, these two OB/GYN's are on a mission to change the way women birth, starting with Manhattan. Drugs, pioneering but very much illegal medical research, sex and falling in love, this drama takes us to darker and stranger territory than we could have possibly imagined. Based on the 1988 feature film.
    • Cast: Rachel Weisz, Michael ChernusPoppy LiuBritne Oldford, Jeremy Shamos (recurring), Jennifer Ehle (recurring), Emily Meade (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP Alice Birch; EP Rachel Weisz, Stacy O'Neil, Megan Ellison, Sue Naegle, Ali Krug, James G. Robinson, David Robinson, Barbara Wall
    • Studio: Annapurna Television, Morgan Creek Entertainment
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Lucy Chambers wakes up every night at exactly 3:33AM, in the middle of the so-called devil's hour between 3AM and 4AM. Her 8-year-old son is withdrawn and emotionless. Her mother speaks to empty chairs. Her house is haunted by the echoes of a life that isn't her own. Now, when her name is inexplicably connected to a string of brutal murders in the area, the answers that have evaded her all these years will finally come into focus.
    • Cast: Jessica Raine, Peter Capaldi, Nikesh Patel, Meera Syal, Alex Ferns, Phil Dunster, Barbara Marten, Thomas Dominique, Rhiannon Harper-Rafferty, John Alastair, Sandra Huggett, Benjamin Chivers
    • Team: W/EP Tom Moran; EP Steven Moffat, Sue Vertue; D/EP Johnny Allan
    • Studio: Hartswood Films
    • Premieres: October 28, 2022

    • Genre: Limited Series
    • Logline: An aristocratic Englishwoman, Lady Cornelia Locke, and a Pawnee ex-cavalry scout, Eli Whipp, come together in 1890 middle America to cross a violent landscape built on dreams and blood. Both of them have a clear sense of their destiny, but neither is aware that it is rooted in a shared past. They must face increasingly terrifying obstacles that will test them to their limits, physically and psychologically. But as each obstacle is overcome, it draws them closer to their ultimate destination - the new town of Hoxem, Wyoming. It is here, after an investigation by the local sheriff Robert Marshall and young widow Martha Myers into a series of bizarre and macabre unsolved murders, that the full extent of their intertwined history will be truly understood, and they will come face-to-face with the future they must live.
    • Cast: Emily Blunt, Chaske Spencer, Stephen Rea, Valerie Pachner, Rafe Spall, Tom Hughes, Toby Jones, Ciarán Hinds
    • Team: W/EP/D Hugo Blick; EP Emily Blunt, Greg Brenman; P Colin Wratten
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Wolf Gait Productions, Drama Republic Ltd, Eight Rooks Ltd
    • Premieres: November 11, 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Set against the backdrop of "The Vertical City" of Hong Kong, the drama explores the lives of a close-knit expatriate community: where affluence is celebrated, friendships are intense but knowingly temporary, and personal lives, deaths and marriages are played out publicly - then retold with glee. This is a delicious world of unusual alliances, heartfelt truths and mystifying superstitions; a place where fortunes are made and lost, families sundered and brought together, identities made and then remade in pursuit of an extraordinary life. Based on Janice Y.K. Lee's book.
    • Cast: Nicole Kidman, Ji-young YooJack HustonBrian Tee 
    • Team: W/EP Alice Bell; SR/EP Melanie Marnich; EP Nicole Kidman, Per Saari, Theresa Park; CP Janice Y.K. Lee; D/EP Lulu Wang
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Blossom Films, POW Productions
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: The future envisioned by Americans in the late 1940s explodes upon itself through a nuclear war in 2077. The magic of the world is the harshness of the wasteland set against the previous generation's utopian idea of a better world through nuclear energy. It is serious and harsh in tone, yet sprinkled with moments of ironic humor. Based on the video game franchise.
    • Cast: Walton Goggins, Ella Purnell, Kyle MacLachlan, Xelia Mendes-Jones, Aaron Moten
    • Team: W/EP Geneva Robertson-Dworet, Graham Wagner; EP Lisa Joy, Athena Wickham, Todd Howard, James Altman; D/EP Jonathan Nolan
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Kilter Films, Bethesda Game Studios, Bethesda Softworks
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Set at America's only college exclusively for young-adult superheroes (run by Vought International), the irreverent, R-rated spinoff of Amazon's The Boys will explore the lives of hormonal, competitive Supes as they their physical, sexual and moral boundaries to the test, competing for the best contracts in the best cities. It's part college, part Hunger Games - with all the heart, satire and raunch of The Boys.
    • Cast: Jaz Sinclair, Lizze Broadway, Maddie Phillips, Chance PerdomoLondon Thor, Derek Luh, Asa Germann, Shelley Conn, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Sean Patrick Thomas, Marco Pigossi
    • Team: W/EP Michele Fazekas, Tara Butters; EP Eric Kripke, Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, James Weaver, Neal H. Moritz, Ori Marmur, Pavun Shetty, Ken Levin, Jason Netter, Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson, Michaela Starr
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Sony Pictures Television, Kripke Enterprises, Point Grey Pictures, Original Film
    • Premieres: 2023

    THE HORROR OF DOLORES ROACH
    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: "Magic Hands" Dolores Roach is released from prison after 16 years and returns to a severely gentrified Washington Heights with $200 and the clothes on her back. With her boyfriend missing and her family long gone, Dolores reunites with an old stoner buddy, Luis, who gives her room and board and lets her give massages for cash in the basement under his dilapidated storefront, Empanada Loca, the only remnant of her former life. When the promise of her newfound stability is quickly threatened, Dolores is driven to shocking extremes to survive, and in the face of unexpected professional success, Dolores and Luis become dangerously symbiotic, and Luis must unleash his own peculiar predilections. Based on the podcast by Gimlet.
    • Cast: Justina Machado, Alejandro Hernandez, Kita Updike, K. Todd Freeman, Marc Maron (recurring), Jean Yoon (recurring), Judy Reyes (recurring), Jeffery Self (recurring), Cyndi Lauper (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP Aaron Mark; EP Dara Resnik, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Gloria Calderón Kellett, Jason Blum, Chris McCumber, Jeremy Gold, Chris Giliberti, Justin McGoldrick; D/EP Roxann Dawson
    • Studio: Blumhouse Television, GloNation Studios, Spotify
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
    • Logline: Daring alien surgeons (and inseparable best friends) Sleech and Klak take on the most challenging cases in the galaxy, including anxiety-eating parasites, illegal time loops, and deep-space STIs. Risking their careers to take on a remarkable case, they put existence itself in jeopardy. Although considering their dismal personal lives, oblivion might be an improvement.
    • Cast: Maya Rudolph, Natasha Lyonne, Kieran Culkin, Keke Palmer, Greta Lee, Sam Smith
    • Team: W/EP Cirocco Dunlap; EP Maya Rudolph, Natasha Lyonne, Danielle Renfrew Behrens, Shauna McGarry, Shannon Prynoski, Chris Prynoski, Antonio Canobbio, Ben Kalina; Co-EP Robin Eisenberg
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Animal Pictures, Titmouse
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
    • Logline: An absurdist, coming-of-age joyride about a 13-foot-tall Black man who lives in Oakland, California.
    • Cast: Jharrel Jerome, Brett Gray, Kara Young, Allius Barnes, Olivia Washington, Mike Epps (recurring), Carmen Ejogo (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP/D Boots Riley; EP Jharrel Jerome, Michael Ellenberg, Tze Chun
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Media Res
    • Premieres: 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: A brand new state-of-the-art American commercial jetliner vanishes on its maiden voyage over the Pacific. The ensuing air crash investigation discovers evidence of a creature of the deep that may have been responsible. Based on the scripted podcast of the same name.
    • Cast: Gina Rodriguez
    • Team: W/EP Luke Passmore; EP Gina Rodriguez, Rob Herting, Sandra Yee Ling, Michele Zarate, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, Fred Berger, Justin Levy, Jeremy Platt, Molly Breeskin
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, QCode, Automatik, I Can & Will Productions
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Alice Hart's violent childhood casts a dark shadow over her adult life. After a family tragedy in which she loses both her abusive father and beloved mother in a mysterious fire, 9-year-old Alice is taken to live with her grandmother June on a flower farm, where she learns there are secrets within secrets about her and her family's past. Based on the novel by Holly Ringland.
    • Cast: Sigourney Weaver, Alycia Debnam-Carey, Alyla Browne, Leah Purcell, Asher Keddie, Frankie Adams, Alexander England, Tild Cobham-Hervey, Charlie Vickers, Sebastián Zurita
    • Team: W/EP Sarah Lambert; EP Sigourney Weaver, Jodi Matterson, Bruna Papandrea, Steve Hutensky; Co-EP Lucinda Reynolds; P Barbara Gibbs
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Made Up Stories, Endeavor Content
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Series adaptation of the 2005 feature film starring Brad Pitt and Angeline Jolie.
    • Cast: Donald Glover, Maya Erskine, Michaela Coel, John Turturro, Paul Dano
    • Team: W/EP Donald Glover, Francesca Sloane; EP Yariv Milchan, Michael Schaefer, Jenny Robins
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, New Regency, Wells Street Films
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
    • Logline: An irreverent young Tudor woman, Lady Jane, dreads her arranged marriage, only to be surprised when it results in a steamy romance, her being crowned Queen and a heroic mission to save the magical people persecuted by her political rivals. Based on the novels by Brodi Ashton, Cynthia Hand and Jodi Meadows.
    • Cast: Emily Bader, Edward Bluemel, Jordan Peters
    • Team: W/EP Gemma Burgess, Meredith Glynn; EP Walter Parkes, Laurie MacDonald, Sarah Bradshaw; D/EP Jamie Babbit
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Parkes+MacDonald Image Nation
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Flynne Fisher is a woman trying to hold together the pieces of her broken family in a forgotten corner of tomorrow's America. She is smart, ambitious and doomed. She has no future. Until the future comes calling for her. Based on the novel by William Gibson.
    • Cast: Chloë Grace MoretzGary CarrJack ReynorCharlotte Riley, JJ Feild, Adelind Horan, T'Nia Miller, Alex Hernandez, Eli GoreeLouis Herthum, Chris Coy, Melinda Page Hamilton, Katie Leung, Austin Rising, Julian Moore-Cook, Alexandra Billings (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP Scott B. Smith; SR/EP Greg Plageman; EP Lisa Joy, Jonathan Nolan, Athena Wickham, Steven Hoban; D/EP Vincenzo Natali
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Warner Bros. Television, Kilter Films
    • Premieres: October 21, 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Set in a world where teenage girls suddenly develop the ability to electrocute people at will. It's hereditary and inbuilt, and it can't be taken away. Based on the novel by Naomi Alderman.
    • Cast: Toni ColletteAuli'i CravalhoJohn Leguizamo, Toheeb Jimoh, Ria Zmitrowicz, Halle Bush, Heather Agyepong, Nico Hiraga, Daniela Vega, Eddie MarsanRob Delaney (recurring), Alice Eve (recurring), Edwina Findley (recurring), Jacob Fortune-Lloyd (recurring), Sam Buchanan (recurring), Arichi Rush (recurring), Juliet Cowan (recurring), Simbi Ajikawo (recurring), Gerrison Machado (recurring), Pietra Castro (recurring), Zrinka Cvitešić (recurring), Ana Ularu (recurring), Josh Charles (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP Naomi Alderman; SR/EP Raelle Tucker; EP Jane Featherstone, Naomi de Pear; P Tim Bricknell; D/EP Reed Morano
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Sister Pictures
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: When Stephen Richards passes suddenly, the family's world comes crashing down. As his business hangs in the balance, his different sets of children are about to collide as they vie for control.
    • Cast: Deborah Ayorinde, Hugh Quarshie, Sarah Niles, Brendan Coyle, Hermione Norris, Adeyinka Akinrinade, Ola Orebiyi, C.J. Beckford, Nneka Okoye, Emmanuel Imani
    • Team: W/EP Abby Ajayi; EP Nadine Marsh-Edwards, Amanda Jenks, Alison Owen, Alison Carpenter
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, Greenacre Films, Monumental Television
    • Premieres: December 2, 2022

    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: Set on the Kinloch Bravo oil rig, stationed off the Scottish coast in the dangerous waters of the North Sea. When the crew is due to return to the mainland, a mysterious and all-enveloping fog rolls through and they find themselves cut off from all communication with the shore and the outside world. As the rig is hit by massive tremors, the crew endeavor to discover what's driving the unknown force. But a major accident forces them to ask questions about who they can really trust.
    • Cast: Iain Glen, Emily Hampshire, Martin Compston, Mark Bonnar, Rochenda Sandall, Owen Teale, Richard Pepple, Calvin Demba Emun Elliott, Abraham Popoola, Stuart McQuarrie, Molly Vevers
    • Team: W/EP David Macpherson; D/EP John Strickland
    • Studio: Wild Mercury Productions
    • Premieres: 2022

    SHELTER
    • Genre: Drama
    • Logline: High school junior Mickey Bolitar navigates his new life with a mom in rehab, a dead father, an annoying aunt, and a new school in New Jersey with a camel as its mascot. And a creepy old lady who may or may not be a ghost just told him on his way to school that his father isn't dead. Then Mickey meets and falls for Ashley Kent, another new student who's lived through her own tragedy. But when Ashley goes missing, Mickey searches for her and learns that everything she told him was a lie and that he is in serious danger unless he gets to the bottom of what happened to her and his father. Based on the novels by Harlan Coben.
    • Cast: Jaden Michael, Constance Zimmer, Adrian Greensmith, Abby Corrigan, Sage Linder, Brian Altemus, Tovah Feldshuh, Didi Conn (recurring), Missi Pyle (recurring), Hunter Emery (recurring), Antonio Cipriano (recurring), Peter Riegert (recurring), Adrienne Barbeau (recurring), Stephanie March (recurring), Kristoffer Polaha (recurring), Samantha Bugliaro (recurring), Narci Regina (recurring), Alexa Mareka (recurring), Manuel Uriza (recurring), Lee Aaron Rose (recurring)
    • Team: W/EP Harlan Coben, Charlotte Coben; EP Erik Barmack, Rola Bauer; D/EP Patricia Cardoso
    • Studio: Amazon Studios, MGM Television
    • Premieres: 2023

    • Genre: Comedy (Single Camera)
    • Logline: Ruth Clarke is a tough, supremely competent middle-aged Canadian maple syrup farmer who's had it with being hemmed in by the polite, bureaucratic conventions native to her country's identity. Especially now that that very bureaucracy is threatening to take away everything she loves: her farm, her comatose husband, and her right to manifest destiny. With the help of Remy Bouchard, a pint-sized local blockhead and an aging Mike Byrne, a low-level mobster, Ruth changes her fate - and transforms the future of her community with the theft of millions of dollars' worth of maple syrup.
    • Cast:
    • Team: W/EP Brian Donovan, Ed Herro; EP Jamie Lee Curtis, Kathryn Borel, Gillian Bohrer, Josée Vallée, Bruno Dubé, Jason Blum, Chris McCumber, Jeremy Gold; D/EP Jonathan Levine
    • Studio: Blumhouse Television, Comet Pictures, Megamix, Sphere Media
    • Premieres: 2023

      • Genre: Drama
      • Logline: Based on the play by Andrew Bovell, the series centers on the resilience of an enduring marriage and the evolving nature of a family's love, as Bob and Fran Price watch their adult children make unexpected decisions that change the course of their lives.
      • Cast: Nicole Kidman
      • Team: W/EP Andrew Bovell; EP Nicole Kidman, Per Saari, Amanda Higgs, Alastair McKinnon, Jan Chapman
      • Studio: Amazon Studios, Matchbox Pictures, Blossom Films, Jan Chapman Films
      • Premieres: 2023

      • Genre: Drama
      • Logline: Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québec is a man who sees things that others do not: the light between the cracks, the mythic in the mundane, and the evil in the seemingly ordinary. As he investigates a spate of murders in Three Pines, a seemingly idyllic village, he discovers long-buried secrets and faces a few of his own ghosts. Based on the series of novels by Louise Penny.
      • Cast: Alfred Molina, Rossif Sutherland, Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers, Tantoo Cardinal, Clare Coulter, Sarah Booth, Anna Tierney, Julian Bailey, Frédéric-Antoine Guimond, Pierre Simpson, Tamara Brown, Marie-France Lambert, Frank Schorpion, Marcel Jeannin, Georgina Lynn Lightning, Crystle Lightning, Isabel Deroy-Olson, Anna Lambe
      • Team: W/EP Emilia di Girolamo; EP Alfred Molina, Andy Harries, Sharon Hughff, John Phillips; D/EP Sam Donovan
      • Studio: Sony Pictures Television, Left Bank Pictures
      • Premieres: 2023

      • Genre: Drama
      • Logline: Set in an alternate version of America, the drama details the story of Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid. Inspired by the 1969 film Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid starring Paul Newman and Robert Redford
      • Cast: Regé-Jean Page, Glen Powell
      • Team: W/EP Kaz Firgo, Ryan Firgo; EP Regé-Jean Page, Glen Powell, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Mike Larocca, Angela Russo-Otstot, Scott Nemes
      • Studio: Amazon Studios, AGBO
      • Premieres: 2023

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      • Team: W/EP Phoebe Waller-Bridge
      • Studio: Amazon Studios
      • Premieres: 2023

      • Genre: Comedy (Animated)
      • Logline: A Muslim-American family must learn how to code-switch as they navigate the early 2000s: a time of fear, war, and the rapid expansion of the boy-band industrial complex.
      • Cast:
      • Team: W/EP Ramy Youssef, Pam Brady; EP Andy Campagna, Mona Chalabi
      • Studio: Amazon Studios, A24, Cairo Cowboy
      • Premieres: 2023

      • Genre: Drama
      • Logline: British couple Liv and Will seem to have it all: a rock-solid marriage; a glamorous new life in New York thousands of miles from their provincial hometown; and still young enough to feel that their whole lives are ahead of them. Until Liv learns about Will's affair. Heartbreak is swiftly followed by another emotion: fury. Revenge is her only option, and when Will proposes a trip around America's epic National Parks to give their relationship a fresh start, Liv knows just how to get it. The drama is a twisted love story, where a dream holiday and a supposedly "happily-ever-after" quickly turns into a living nightmare. Based on the novel by B.E. Jones.
      • Cast: Jenna Coleman, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Ashley Benson, Eric Balfour, Claire Rushbrook, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Morgana Van Peebles, Jonathan Keltz, Talia Balsam, Crystal Balint, Natalie Sharp, Geoff Gustafson, Jake Foy
      • Team: W/EP Marnie Dickens; EP Elizabeth Kilgarriff; D/EP So Yong Kim
      • Studio: Firebird Pictures
      • Premieres: 2023