Rebel Wilson To Host ‘LOL: Last One Laughing’ Australian Series For Amazon

Rebel Wilson (Pitch Perfect, The Hustle, Isn’t It Romantic) has signed on to host and executive produce the first Australian Amazon Original series, LOL: Last One Laughing. The comedy-variety series, produced with Endemol Shine Australia, will feature a cast of 10 Australian comedic actors and stand... #amazon #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 0:07:03

TV News Roundup: Rebel Wilson to Host First Australian Amazon Original Series

In today’s TV news roundup, the NFL and Pluto TV announce the launch of a new channel, and Rebel Wilson is named as the host of the first Amazon original series to come out of Australia. CASTING Rebel Wilson is set to host and executive produce the Australian Amazonoriginal series “LOL: ... #amazon #

Variety | 20.8.2019 23:12:44

Amazon Studios Buys U.S. Rights To Cannes Winner & Brazilian Oscar Hopeful ‘The Invisible Life Of Eurídice Gusmao’

EXCLUSIVE: Amazon Studios has bought U.S. rights to Cannes Un Certain Regard winner The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmao ahead of its North American premiere at Toronto. European arthouse stalwart The Match Factory and CAA Media Finance brokered the deal for the well-received Brazilian film. CAA ha... #amazon #

Deadline | 20.8.2019 16:18:24

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Photograph’ on Amazon Prime, a Romantic Drama That’s Too Understated for Its Own Good

Who's up for a romance between two people who share blank stares instead of conversation? #amazon #

Decider | 20.8.2019 14:30:08

Disney and Amazon Have Yet to Strike a Deal to Stream Disney Plus on FireTV

Disney Plus will be able to stream on Apple, Google, and Roku devices -- but not Amazon FireTV. #amazon # #disney

Decider | 20.8.2019 14:14:55

Amazon's The Boys Has An Unexpected Supernatural Cameo

As the driving force behind both shows, Eric Kripke couldn't resist dropping a major Supernatural Easter egg in the season finale of The Boys. #amazon #

Screenrant | 20.8.2019 7:08:17

Chris Pine to Play Nixon Lawyer John Dean in Amazon Studios Feature Pitch (EXCLUSIVE)

Amazon Studios has nabbed a feature pitch with “Wonder Woman” star Chris Pine attached to play John Dean, a pivotal figure in the Watergate scandal. The film will follow the life and political saga of Dean, who served as White House counsel for President Richard Nixon from July 1970 thro... #amazon #

Variety | 19.8.2019 17:47:45

Wonder Woman 1984 Behind The Scenes Image Features Amazon’s New Costume

A newly revealed set photo from Wonder Woman 1984 shows a new Amazonian costume - could the film introduce the Amazon tribe of Bana-Mighdall? #amazon # #wonder-woman

Screenrant | 18.8.2019 1:08:33

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time’ on Amazon Prime, a Consistently Funny Standup Special From the Ever-loving Clean Comic

It makes sense that Amazon's first original standup special would feature the popular everyman comic. #amazon #

Decider | 16.8.2019 16:30:33

New on Amazon Prime Video September 2019

Get ready for the Transparent Musicale Finale, Undone, True Grit, and more. #amazon #

Decider | 16.8.2019 15:48:55

‘Jim Gaffigan: Quality Time’ Review: There’s More Than Just Horsing Around In The First-Ever Amazon Originals Comedy Special

If Noble Ape offered a more revelatory perspective from Gaffigan, then Quality Time lets the audience back into the comedian's comfort zones: food, fatherhood, and exercises in extreme laziness. #amazon #

Decider | 16.8.2019 13:45:41

Stream It or Skip It: ‘Green Frontier’ on Netflix, a Moody Mystery Set in the Amazon

It's X-Files meets True Detective in South America. #netflix #amazon #

Decider | 16.8.2019 13:30:05

What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, And HBO This Weekend: ‘Diagnosis’, ‘Mindhunter’, ‘The Righteous Gemstones’, And More

Plus The Mule, Friends With Benefits, The Punisher and more! #netflix #amazon #

Decider | 16.8.2019 8:00:37

‘Carnival Row’ Review: Fairy Wings Can’t Carry Amazon’s Ambitious Fantasy Drama Off the Ground

Carnival Row is the exact type of show that is going to populate a post-Game of Thrones world for years to come. Co-creatorsTravis BeachamandRené Echevarriahave been trying to bring this thing to life for years—at one point it existed only as Beacham's feature-film spec A Murder on Carnival Row,... #amazon #

Collider | 15.8.2019 14:02:02

Amazon Prime Video Experiencing Worldwide Outages

Amazon Prime Video appears to be suffering from at least a partial outage worldwide, with complaints piling up on Twitter about the lack of service. The tracking service Down Detector notes that outage reports have suddenly spiked. Some users report the trouble lines are saturated, and that customer... #amazon #

Deadline | 15.8.2019 3:35:25

‘Bosch’: Julie Ann Emery To Recur In Season 6 Of Amazon Series

EXCLUSIVE: Better Call Saul alumna Julie Ann Emery is set for a recurring role on the upcoming sixth season of Amazon’s Bosch. Based on Michael Connelly’s best-selling novels, Bosch stars Titus Welliver as homicide Detective Harry Bosch, Jamie Hector as Jerry Edgar, Amy Aquino as Lt. Grace Bil... #amazon #

Deadline | 14.8.2019 22:23:55

Emmy-Nominated Composer David Arnold Playfully Experiments With Sounds Of Good And Evil For Amazon’s ‘Good Omens’

A dark, playful, time-traveling series of massive scope, Good Omenswas a “universe-sized show” in need of a universe-sized score, composer David Arnold explains. A miniseries created by Neil Gaiman—based on the 1990 novel of the same name by Gaiman and the late Terry Pratchett—the series centered on... #amazon #

Deadline | 14.8.2019 17:57:37

Amazon’s “Wheel of Time” Sets Its Main Cast

Amazon’s live-action fantasy series “Wheel of Time” series, based on Robert Jordan’s best-selling fifteen novel saga, has set its main cast following Rosamund Pike’s hiring back in June. The story is set in a sprawling, epic world where magic exists and only certain wom... #amazon #

Darkhorizons | 14.8.2019 17:46:15

Amazon’s ‘Wheel of Time’ Series Expands Its Cast with 5 New Series Regulars

The last we heard on Amazon's plans to adapt The Wheel of Time into a TV series, Rosamund Pike was set to lead the story as the protagonist, Moiraine. That was just about two months ago, and things have been quiet ever since. Today, however, brings about some more casting news as the creative te... #amazon #

Collider | 14.8.2019 17:43:19

‘The Wheel Of Time’: Amazon Adds Five To Cast Of Series Based On Fantasy Books

Amazon’s series adaptation ofThe Wheel of Time has added five actors to its cast opposite lead Rosamund Pike. Madeleine Madden, Marcus Rutherford, Barney Harris, Zoë Robins and Josha Stradowski will co-star in the adaptation of Robert Jordan’s fantasy epic. Set in a sprawling, epic world wheremagic ... #amazon #

Deadline | 14.8.2019 17:01:52

‘Wheel of Time’ Series at Amazon Rounds Out Main Cast

The “Wheel of Time” series at Amazon has found its main cast. Josha Stradowski has been cast in the role of Rand al’Thor, with Marcus Rutherford set to play Perrin Aybara and Zoë Robins playing Nynaeve. In addition, Barney Harris will play Mat Cauthon and Madeleine Madden will play... #amazon #

Variety | 14.8.2019 16:02:12

Amazon Adds Five to ‘The Wheel of Time’ Series Adaptation

Madeleine Madden, Barney Harris, and more join previously-announced star Rosamund Pike in the fantasy epic. #amazon #

Decider | 14.8.2019 13:44:38

Amazon's Wheel Of Time TV Show Sets Lead Cast To Join Rosamund Pike

Amazon's upcoming Wheel of Time TV show adaptation of the epic fantasy book series finally announces the bulk of the casting for its lead roles. #amazon #

Screenrant | 14.8.2019 2:08:47

Amazon Studios Inks First-Look Deal With Lauren Oliver’s Glasstown Entertainment

EXCLUSIVE: Amazon Studios is expanding its relationship with Lauren Oliver and her Glasstown Entertainment, closing a new first-look deal with the New York Times bestselling author who penned Panic, the book on which Amazon’s first YA drama series is based. Under the pact, Glasstown Entertainm... #amazon #

Deadline | 12.8.2019 19:00:58

‘Wonder Woman: Bloodlines’ Trailer Explores the Origin Story of the Title Amazon

Experience an all-new adventure with DC’s most powerful heroine in Wonder Woman: Bloodlines. In a solo story filled with intrigue, mythology and relentless battles on shores near and far, the next entry in the popular series of DC Universe Movies arrives this October. Additionally, the DC Showcase a... #trailer #amazon # #wonder-woman

Collider | 12.8.2019 18:03:31

‘The Boys’ Is a Hit for Amazon, But What Does That Mean?

Amazon has a lot of data on its users, but it's not sharing any of it. Enter: The Entertainment Strategy Guy! #amazon #

Decider | 12.8.2019 11:30:40

‘The Boys’ Showrunner Teases Season 2 With First New Photo From Amazon Series

Amazon has given an early Season 2 renewal, making the announcement at San Diego Comic-Con. #amazon #

Decider | 11.8.2019 11:45:15

‘The Boys’ Showrunner Tweets Teasing First Photo From Amazon Prime Season Two

The showrunner for Amazon Prime Video’s breakout hit The Boys has released a teaser photo for its upcoming season two on Twitter. The photo features showrunner Eric Kripke in the middle, surrounded by Kimiko, Frenchie, Hughie, and Mother’s Mil. All are covered in blood and giving an obsc... #amazon #

Deadline | 10.8.2019 23:56:39

The Funniest Comedies on Amazon Prime Right Now

Need a little pick-me-up? Time to break out a good comedy movie and fortunately Amazon Prime Video has a pretty solid stock of funny films hiding in their catalogue to make sure you keep the laughs coming. From comedy classics likeSpaceballs andBill and Ted's Excellent Adventureto recent favorit... #amazon #

Collider | 10.8.2019 2:05:04

Here’s What Amazon Can and Can’t Change in ‘The Lord of the Rings’ Series

We don't know a whole lot about Amazon's plans for The Lord of the Rings series except for the fact that the creative team behind the scenes is set and that it will take place sometime in the Second Age. The issue is, that's a roughly 3,500-year span of time to cover, and even the foremo... #amazon #

Collider | 9.8.2019 18:52:55

Your Amazon Echo May Have Been Built by Teenagers Working Illegal Overtime Hours

Amazon contract manufacturer Foxconn has been accused of recruiting over 1500 underage interns from local vocational schools to work on Amazon’s Echo smart speaker. These interns were forced to work overtime and night shifts, which is against local laws, and were being paid less than regular w... #amazon #

Variety | 9.8.2019 16:21:10

“The Boys” Is One Of Amazon’s Most Watched

In the space of just two weeks, Amazon Prime Video’s series adaptation of Garth Ennis’ comic “The Boys” has become one of the streaming service’s most watched series of all time according to Amazon itself in a statement. The official numbers of viewers were not given by... #amazon #

Darkhorizons | 9.8.2019 15:25:16

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Free Meek’ on Amazon Prime, a Documentary Chronicle of Rapper Meek Mill’s Many Legal Troubles

The miniseries paints a portrait of a man whose life vacillates wildly between huge concert stages and tiny prison cells. #amazon #

Decider | 9.8.2019 14:15:44

Tolkien Estate Reveals What Amazon Can & Can't Change In LOTR Series

The Lord of the Rings TV show's Tolkien scholar Tom Shippey reveals the Tolkien estate has imposed limits on what can and cannot be changed. #amazon #

Screenrant | 9.8.2019 10:08:41

What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, And HBO This Weekend: ‘GLOW’, ‘iZombie’, ‘Succession’, And More

Plus Cable Girls, Aquaman, The Perfect Man and more! #netflix #amazon #

Decider | 9.8.2019 8:00:23

Amazon's Lord of the Rings Show Will Have 20 Episodes in First Season

Amazon Studio's highly-anticipated Lord of the Rings prequel TV series is slated to have a whopping 20 episodes in its first season alone. #amazon #

Screenrant | 9.8.2019 7:08:22

The Boys Was Reportedly A Big Hit for Amazon Prime

Alec Bojalad Aug 8, 2019 Amazon Prime has revealed that the Seth Rogen superhero adaptation The Boys is already one of its most-watched shows ever.Who said anything about superhero fatigue?Amazon Prime has reported that its Garth Ennis superhero adaptation from producer Seth Rogen, The Boys, is alre... #amazon #

Den of Geek | 8.8.2019 23:40:19

Amazon’s “Rings” Series To Have Long Seasons?

Tolkien scholar Tom Shippey has revealed that the proposed first season of “The Lord of the Rings” TV series in development at Amazon is targeting a twenty-episode first season. The reveal comes shortly after key members of the creative team for the small-screen adaptation of the classic... #amazon #

Darkhorizons | 8.8.2019 19:04:09

The Boys is One of Amazon's Most-Watched Shows of 2019

The Boys is already one of Amazon Prime Video's most binged shows of 2019, but also one of their most-watched original TV series of all-time. #amazon #

Screenrant | 8.8.2019 6:08:19

Amazon Studios Strikes Overall Deal With ‘The Witcher’ & ‘Jessica Jones’ Writer Jenny Klein

Amazon Studios has struck an overall deal with The Witcher and Jessica Jones writer and producer Jenny Klein. It is the latest overall deal in recent weeks for the SVOD service following overall deals with Lena Waithe and Goliath showrunner Larry Trilling. Klein is set to serve as a co-exec producer... #amazon #

Deadline | 7.8.2019 20:00:07

Amazon Music Names Adam Block as Head of Catalog

Amazon Music today announced that it has hiredAdam Blockas Global Head of Music Catalog, a new position. Block, who for many years was president of Sony’s Legacy Recordings, will report to the Ryan Redington, director of Amazon Music. According to the announcement, Block will drive the catalog music... #amazon #

Variety | 7.8.2019 18:55:22

BAFTA Introduces Casting Award, Will Continue to Allow Netflix and Amazon to Compete

BAFTA is introducing a casting category for both its film and TV awards for the first time. The British Academy also said Wednesday that it would stick to its guns on the eligibility criteria for films, which allow streamers such as Netflix and Amazon to compete, to the annoyance of some exhibitors.... #netflix #amazon #

Variety | 7.8.2019 11:30:20

Amazon’s “Carnival Row” Gets A Full Trailer

Amazon has released the full official trailer for “Carnival Row,” its eight-episode Neo-Victorian fantasy-noir series starring Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne. Set in the city of Burgue, mythical creatures fleeing their war-torn homeland have gathered in the city and tensions are simmering b... #trailer #amazon #

Darkhorizons | 6.8.2019 19:08:13