The Best Comedy Series & TV Shows on Amazon Prime Right Now

We all need a laugh sometimes. There's a reason why sitcoms are always in syndication and topping streaming metrics -- everyone loves to kick back, have some giggles and hang out with their favorite comedic actors for a while. Good news for those of you looking for some humor, Amazon Prime Video... #amazon #

Collider | 22.6.2019 19:45:04

The Best Drama Series & TV Shows on Amazon Prime Right Now

Nobody wants drama in their life, but boy do we love it in our TV. From classic television to the giants of the new Golden Age, and the latest streaming essentials, dramatic storytelling has long been the crux of prestige TV and the home base for some of the best series in history. Fortunately, Amaz... #amazon #

Collider | 22.6.2019 19:40:28

Amazon’s Branding Problem, New Networks Aim for Noms, and More Last-Minute Emmy Notes (Column)

The long Emmy campaign takes a bit of a breather next week, after nomination voting ends on Monday at 10 p.m. We won’t know until July 16 how much all the FYC events, stunts, mailers and coverage paid off, but it’s already been a raucous campaign season — including bigger-than-ever insta... #amazon #

Variety | 21.6.2019 21:44:37

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Final Life’ On Amazon Prime, A Japanese Crime Drama With An Otherworldly Investigator

A Korean with a hypersensitive brain and a Japanese cop with a dark past solve cases in this crime drama. #amazon #

Decider | 21.6.2019 18:30:42

Protest Group Demands That Netflix Cancels ‘Good Omens’ … Which Is an Amazon Show

Even Neil Gaiman and the late, great Terry Pratchett themselves would have been hard pressed to come up with something quite so perfect in its irony and hilarity. The six-episode TV series adaptation of their collaboration Good Omens, which launched at the tail-end of May, is now the subject of a pr... #netflix #amazon #

Collider | 21.6.2019 15:43:30

‘Final Life’ on Amazon is a Brutal Japanese Crime Drama Starring Some Beautiful Boys

Shota Matsuda and Taemin are honestly the prettiest. #amazon #

Decider | 21.6.2019 13:30:54

Netflix And Amazon Respond to ‘Good Omens’ Petition: “We’ll Cancel ‘Stranger Things’ If You Cancel ‘Good Omens'”

How many streaming services does it take to dunk on a ridiculous petition? #netflix #amazon #

Decider | 21.6.2019 10:00:47

What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, And HBO This Weekend: ‘Mr. Iglesias’, ‘Dark’, ‘Old Man & The Gun’, And More

Plus Evangelion, The X-Files, The Confession Tapes, and more! #netflix #amazon #

Decider | 21.6.2019 8:00:08

Religious Group Mistakenly Petitions to Get Amazon Prime’s ‘Good Omens’ Removed From Netflix

Upwards of 20,000 Christians have signed a petition calling for Netflix to cancel the fantasy series “Good Omens.” But the TV series, adapted from Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman’s 1990 satirical sci-fi novel, is distributed by Amazon Prime, not Netflix. The petition was first launched by the Return... #netflix #amazon #

Variety | 20.6.2019 22:50:02

Amazon’s ‘The Report’ Gets U.K. Theatrical Release Ahead of Streaming Launch

Amazon Studio’s “The Report” will be released theatrically in the U.K. three weeks before it lands on the Prime Video streaming service. The Scott Z. Burns film tells the story of Daniel J. Jones, a U.S. Senate staffer who worked to reveal that truth about an “enhanced interrogation” program r... #amazon #

Variety | 20.6.2019 17:18:28

Salma Hayek, Owen Wilson to Star in Amazon’s Sci-Fi Drama ‘Bliss’

Salma Hayek and Owen Wilson have signed on to star in Amazon’s science-fiction drama “Bliss,” with Mike Cahill directing from his own script. Wilson portrays a recently divorced man whose life is falling apart when he meets Hayek’s character, a woman who lives on the streets ... #amazon #

Variety | 20.6.2019 17:03:39

Amazon Music Launches on Comcast’s Xfinity X1 Set-Tops

Amazon Music is rolling out on Comcast’s Xfinity X1 — the first pay-TV distribution deal for the ecommerce company’s music service. The cable operator’s addition of Amazon Music comes six months after it added Amazon Prime Video to the X1 lineup. Prime Video quickly became one of t... #amazon #

Variety | 20.6.2019 16:00:51

Owen Wilson, Salma Hayek to Star in Mike Cahill’s ‘Bliss’ at Amazon

The sci-fi drama follows a divorced man and a woman who believes they are living in a simulated world inside the beautiful "real" world of bliss. #amazon #

Decider | 20.6.2019 13:49:52

Globoplay’s ‘Aruanas’ Amazon Rainforest Series Bows in 150 Countries

Globoplay, the streaming platform of Brazilian media giant Globo, is set to bow one of its most ambitious fictional series to date, “Aruanas” (“Sentinels of Nature”). The new series premieres worldwide July 2 on Vimeo-powered platformaraunas.tvin more than 150 countries with subtitles in 11 language... #amazon #

Variety | 20.6.2019 9:44:39

New On Amazon Prime Video July 2019

The Boys, Under the Silver Lake, Rosemary's Baby, and more! #amazon #

Decider | 20.6.2019 9:26:58

Is Amazon Prime Video Ready To Challenge Netflix’s Stand-Up Supremacy?

Netflix has been dominating the stand-up comedy game for the last few years. Can Jim Gaffigan and Ilana Glazer help change Amazon's fortunes? #netflix #amazon #

Decider | 20.6.2019 8:30:27

Rosamund Pike to Lead Amazon’s ‘Wheel of Time’ Series

Amazon’s highly anticipated TV series adaptation of the beloved book series The Wheel of Time has found its star. It was announced today that Oscar-nominated actress Rosamund Pike will play the lead role of Moiraine in the TV adaptation of Robert Jordan’s fantasy novels. #amazon #

Collider | 19.6.2019 17:45:00

Rosamund Pike Leads Amazon’s “Wheel of Time”

“Gone Girl” star Rosamund Pike has scored the leading role in the live-action fantasy series “Wheel of Time” based on Robert Jordan’s best-selling fifteen volume novel series for Amazon. The story is set in a sprawling, epic world where magic exists and only certain wom... #amazon #

Darkhorizons | 19.6.2019 17:44:21

Rosamund Pike to Lead ‘Wheel of Time’ TV Adaptation at Amazon

The long-gestating “Wheel of Time” TV adaptation has finally found its lead. Rosamund Pike cast been cast as Moiraine, a member of the powerful all-female organization called the Aes Sedai, in the Amazon Studios and Sony Pictures Television co-production. Based on Robert Jordan’s best-selling fantas... #amazon #

Variety | 19.6.2019 17:00:01

Amazon's Wheel of Time TV Show Casts Rosamund Pike

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Screenrant | 19.6.2019 3:06:28

Amazon Reportedly Slows Investment in Original Kids Programming

According to the Los Angeles Times, Amazon is shifting its focus to develop content that appeals to entire families, not just children. #amazon #

Decider | 18.6.2019 14:20:45

Stream It Or Skip It: ‘Yardie’ on Amazon Prime, Director Idris Elba’s Vivid Jamaican-Gangster Saga

Elba might be as good behind the camera as he is in front of it. #amazon #

Decider | 18.6.2019 14:00:51

Amazon’s “The Boys” Get A NSFW Trailer

Amazon has released a NSFW trailer for their new irreverent Prime Video series “The Boys” based on the acclaimed comic of the same name. Karl Urban, Elizabeth Shue, Jennifer Esposito, Karen Fukuhara, Laz Alonso, Jack Quaid, Tomer Kapon, Chace Crawford, Erin Moriarty, Antony Starr and Jes... #trailer #amazon #

Darkhorizons | 17.6.2019 18:02:25

Lili Reinhart Amazon Movie ‘Chemical Hearts’ Adds ‘Euphoria’s Austin Abrams In Lead Role

EXCLUSIVE: Amazon Studios’Chemical Hearts,the YA romance movie starring and executive produced by Riverdale‘s Lili Reinhart, has notched Euphoriaactor Austin Abrams for the lead role of 17-year old Henry Page. In the movie, Henry Page has never been in love. He fancies himself a romantic... #amazon #

Deadline | 17.6.2019 15:51:34

Amazon's The Boys Take On Earth’s Most Mighty In NSFW Trailer

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Screenrant | 17.6.2019 3:06:05

Amazon’s Canceled ‘The Tick’ Reboot Can’t Find A New Home

Still, the show's creator Ben Edlund said he’s looking for another way to continue the story. #amazon #

Decider | 16.6.2019 9:35:22

‘The Tick’ Creator Confirms Canceled Amazon Series Fails To Find New Home

The Tick creator Ben Edlund delivered a dose of bad news to fans this weekend. Despite shopping the canceled Amazon series, there are no takers. “After much door-knocking we have found no new home for the Tick series in this current market. #SaveTheTick & #LunaTickArmy I’m sorry we c... #amazon #

Deadline | 16.6.2019 3:19:03

Amazon Game Studios Lays off Dozens During E3 2019

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Screenrant | 15.6.2019 7:06:23

Lili Reinhart Starring in ‘Chemical Hearts’ for Amazon Studios

“Riverdale” star Lili Reinhart has come on board Amazon Studios’ coming-of-age drama-romance “Chemical Hearts.” Based on the novel “Our Chemical Hearts” by Krystal Sutherland, the film is currently shooting in New Jersey as an Amazon Original produced for Am... #amazon #

Variety | 14.6.2019 13:30:12

Lili Reinhart To Star & Executive Produce Amazon Studios’ Coming-Of-Age Drama ‘Chemical Hearts’

Riverdale‘s Lili Reinhart is set to star and executive produce Amazon Studios’ coming-of-age and romance drama Chemical Heartsfrom writer/director Richard Tanne. The project is based on the novel Our Chemical Hearts by Krystal Sutherland. Production is already underway in New Jersey. The... #amazon #

Deadline | 14.6.2019 13:29:01

What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, And HBO This Weekend: ‘Jessica Jones’, ‘Murder Mystery’, ‘Euphoria’, And More

Plus, Grey's Anatomy Season 15, The Hate U Give, Los Espookys, and more! #netflix #amazon #

Decider | 14.6.2019 9:00:12

Amazon Studios to Pull a ‘Roma’ on Releasing ‘The Report’

One of the best films I saw at this year’s Sundance Film Festival was Scott Z. Burns’ The Report. Led by an Oscar-worthy performance from Adam Driver, the film spans almost a decade as one intrepid congressional investigator tries to get to the bottom of the Bush Administration’s torture program. It... #amazon #

Collider | 13.6.2019 18:08:52

Dennie Gordon To Direct Episodes Of Cinemax’s ‘Warrior’ & Amazon’s ‘The Hunt’

DGA-Award winning director Dennie Gordon has been tapped to direct the Season 2 finale and penultimate episode of Warrior, Cinemax’s Tong Wars drama series from Justin Lin and Banshee co-creator Jonathan Tropper. In addition, the busy Gordon directs two episodes of Amazon’s The Hunt, a v... #amazon #

Deadline | 13.6.2019 17:00:43

Amazon’s Awards Hopeful ‘The Report’ Hitting Prime Two Weeks After Theatrical Debut

Amazon Studios’ “The Report,” a political thriller starring Adam Driver and Annette Bening, will have a two-week exclusive run in theaters starting Sept. 27 before landing on Amazon Prime Video on Oct. 11. Amazon intends to continue rolling out the film in theaters even after its r... #amazon #

Variety | 13.6.2019 16:30:20

‘The Report’: Adam Driver Drama Will Hit Amazon Two Weeks After Theatrical Debut

The political thriller will have an exclusive theatrical run starting September 27 before hitting Amazon on October 11. #amazon #

Decider | 13.6.2019 13:10:52

10 Best Original Amazon Prime Movies You Can’t See Anywhere Else

Fortunately, every Amazon Prime member has access to a plethora of fantastic movies and TV shows available for streaming. While the company is most known for their online store, they have recently branched out and began producing their own original media content, much like Netflix, Hulu, or any othe... #amazon #

Screenrant | 13.6.2019 3:06:55

Jason Katims’ Amazon Pilot Sets Series-Regular Cast

Jason Katims has rounded out the series regular cast for his half-hour comedic drama Amazon pilot, based on the Israeli format On the Spectrum. Rick Glassman (A Futile and Stupid Gesture), Sue Ann Pien, Albert Rutecki, Sosie Bacon (Here and Now) and Chris Pang (Charlie’s Angels reboot) have be... #amazon #

Deadline | 12.6.2019 19:30:55

Amazon Releases New Echo Dot Kids Edition Smart Speaker

Amazon still believes that children deserve their own smart speaker: The e-commerce giant released a revamped version of its Echo Dot Kids Edition speaker Wednesday, while also announcing tweaks to its Freetime Unlimited subscription service for children’s content. The new Echo Dot Kids Editio... #amazon #

Variety | 12.6.2019 17:39:07

Amazon Scores U.K. Rights to Women’s Tennis

Amazon has moved further into live sports in Britain with the acquisition of rights to show women’s tennis. The e-commerce giant’s Prime Video unit already has rights to stream the major men’s tournaments and the U.S. and Australian Opens in the U.K. and Ireland. In a four-year deal with the Women’s... #amazon #

Variety | 12.6.2019 10:53:56

‘The Pale Horse’: BBC One, Mammoth Screen, Amazon Prime Video & Endeavor Content Team For Agatha Christie Thriller

BBC One, Victoria outfit Mammoth Screen and Agatha Christie Limited are teaming up on The Pale Horse, a TV drama adaptation of the titular Agatha Christie novel first published in 1961. Sarah Phelps (The Witness For The Prosecution) has scripted the two-part drama which has Amazon Prime Video on boa... #amazon #

Deadline | 11.6.2019 23:01:25

Agatha Christie’s ‘The Pale Horse’ Coming to the BBC and Amazon

Agatha Christie’s 1961 novel “The Pale Horse” is being adapted for the small screen. The BBC has greenlit a two-part adaptation of the book, one of Christie’s later works, with Amazon Prime Video on board to co-produce and to show it in the U.S. The drama follows events after a list of names is foun... #amazon #

Variety | 11.6.2019 23:01:13

‘The Dark Tower’: Michael Rooker Co-Stars In Amazon Pilot

The Walking Dead alum Michael Rooker has been tapped to co-star opposite Sam Strike and Jasper Pääkkönen in Amazon’s pilot The Dark Tower, an adaptation of Stephen King’s book, which has started production. The Dark Tower TV series, from executive producer/showrunner Glen Mazzara and MRC, is i... #amazon #

Deadline | 11.6.2019 21:06:44

‘Broad City’ Co-Creator Ilana Glazer Sets Stand-Up Special at Amazon

Ilana Glazer is getting her own stand-up special, courtesy of Amazon. The “Broad City” co-creator’s first special, titled “The Planet Is Burning,” will shoot on Wednesday at the White Oak Music Hall in Houston, TX and premiere exclusively on the streaming platform. The ... #amazon #

Variety | 11.6.2019 19:05:14