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Sorry Good Omens Haters: Neil Gaiman Loved Your Petition for Netflix to Cancel the Show

Sorry, "Good Omens" Haters: Neil Gaiman Loved Your Petition for Netflix to Cancel the Show

Amazon Studios did.Netflix could not cancel the show if it wanted to.He told the Radio Times the petition was “the best thing in the world.” In Neil’s Own Words [caption id="attachment_1042485" align="alignnone" width="1200"] Amazon Prime Video[/caption] “I really would’ve loved to have sent a box of chocolates to whoever organised it – they probably would have thought that[...]

Fleabag Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge Signs Overall Amazon Studios Deal

"Fleabag" Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge Signs Overall Amazon Studios Deal

Fresh off her multiple wins at the Emmy Awards, Phoebe Waller-Bridge has signed an overall production deal with Amazon Studios This is no surprise considering Fleabag has been a huge hit and cultural touchstone It and The Marvelous Mrs Maisel have won Amazon Studios multiple Emmys and helped define the identity of the streaming service.[caption[...]

Before Its TIFF Premiere The Vast of Night Was Acquired by Amazon Studios

Before Its TIFF Premiere "The Vast of Night" Was Acquired by Amazon Studios

The Vast of Night was acquired by Amazon Studios ahead of the film's Canadian premiere during the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival.This is the first film in years--if not ever--to premiere during the Slamdance Film Festival and go on to screen during Toronto The film, directed by Andrew Patterson, would go onto become a fan[...]

The Goldfinch Review: A Lifeless and Boring Slog

"The Goldfinch" Review: A Lifeless and Boring Slog

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Goldfinch is a boring slog of a film where it non-linear storytelling somehow makes it even more incoherent. Director: John Crowley A boy in New York is taken in by a wealthy Upper East Side family after his mother is killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. There is […]


Netflix Cant Give Martin Scorseses The Irishman a Wide Theatrical Release

Netflix Can't Give Martin Scorsese's "The Irishman" a Wide Theatrical Release

Photo by Atsushi Nishijima.[/caption]Similar to Netflix giving The Irishman a shorter theatrical window before launching on streaming, Amazon Studios' The Report is also having a shorter window before going straight to Prime Video I first saw this film during Sundance and I believe it's one of the most essential films this year Not only is[...]

Is Apple TV+ a Stream Worth Traveling Down [OPINION]

Is Apple TV+ a "Stream" Worth Traveling Down? [OPINION]

Amazon Studios has already spent a quarter of a billion dollars for the rights to produce a Lord of the Rings series - and that's not adding in what they spent for the rights to make a Wheel of Time series.Amazon Prime costs $119 a year Subscribers get free two-day shipping for their Amazon orders[...]



Lord of the Rings Hires Dino Director to Helm Series Debut

"Lord of the Rings" Hires Dino Director to Helm Series Debut

He wnet on to direct A Monster Calls, The Impossible, and the first two episodes of Penny Dreadful for Showtime, which were stunning.Here's Jennifer Salke, Head of Amazon Studios: “The scope and breadth of J.A.’s world-building is exactly the right fit for our ambitions for The Lord of the Rings He’s a passionate and collaborative director who[...]

Curfew: Harbinger of the Streaming Apocalypse Should Stay Spectrum Exclusive [SPOILER REVIEW]

"Curfew": Harbinger of the Streaming Apocalypse Should Stay "Spectrum Exclusive" [SPOILER REVIEW]

Where streaming services like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Studios pay massively for prestigious and desired shows, Spectrum seems content to settle for horribly mediocre shows like L.A.’s Finest and this one.[caption id="attachment_1051501" align="alignnone" width="2000"] Photographer: Gareth Gatrell © Tiger Aspect Productions Limited 2018[/caption] The Decadent Stage of the Streaming Era This show wouldn’t have been quite so[...]

Rachel Brosnahan Scores First Look Deal with Amazon

Rachel Brosnahan Scores First Look Deal with Amazon

The mega-corporation just signed a pretty big first-look deal with the rising star, who has already won an Emmy, two Golden Globes, two Critics Choice Awards, and a SAG Award for her portrayal of the fictional, boundary-busting New York comedienne.[caption id="attachment_1051437" align="aligncenter" width="2000"] Editorial credit: lev radin / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Rachel Brosnahan will be bringing the feature[...]

Crashing is Fleabag Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridges Lost Series Gem

"Crashing" is "Fleabag" Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge's "Lost" Series Gem

I recently discovered Crashing, the forgotten sitcom that Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge created and wrote. Most of us are familiar with Waller-Bridge as the insanely talented writer and actor responsible for the brilliant series Fleabag and Killing Eve. The former's premiere on BBC3 in 2016 heralded Waller-Bridge's arrival as a singular talent. She displayed a […]

The Hunt: Amazon Jordan Peele Nazi-Hunting Series Casts 5 in Key Recurring Roles

"The Hunt": Amazon, Jordan Peele Nazi-Hunting Series Casts 5 in Key Recurring Roles

Amazon Studios and Oscar-winning writer/director Jordan Peele (Get Out) have signed five key recurring cast members to its vengeance-driven Nazi-hunting series The Hunt: Julissa Bermudez (BET’s 106 & Park), Becky Ann Baker (Men in Black), Josh Mostel (Big Daddy), Miles G Jackson (The Last O.G.), and Jonno Davies (Spotless) The Perks of Being a Wallflower‘s[...]

Kinnear Joins Kudrow on Amazons Good People Pilot

Kinnear Joins Kudrow on Amazon's 'Good People' Pilot

Good People is being developed for Amazon by Empire's Lee Daniels, and 2 Broke Girls co-creator Whitney Cummings, who also stars in the pilot.[caption id="attachment_958372" align="aligncenter" width="1385"] Actor Greg KinnearPhoto by Everett Collection / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Good People is also being produced by Amazon Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios.Cummings and Daniels are currently writing the pilot, which revolves around the[...]

[Rumor] Game of Thrones Bryan Cogman Heading Amazons Lord of the Rings

[Rumor] 'Game of Thrones' Bryan Cogman Heading Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings'

While we're waiting for official confirmation, it sounds like former Game of Thrones writer and third-head of the creative dragon for the HBO series Bryan Cogman will be leading Amazon's upcoming Lord of the Rings series.Cogman was loremaster for 8 seasons on Game of Thrones, and was the favorite to head the first Westeros spinoff series on HBO[...]

Lisa Kudrow Set to Headline Good People for Amazon

Lisa Kudrow Set to Headline 'Good People' for Amazon

Good People is being developed by Empire co-creator Lee Daniels and Whitney Cummings, who co-created 2 Broke Girls on CBS.[caption id="attachment_1037434" align="aligncenter" width="1541"] Lisa KudrowPhoto by DFree / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Good People is also being produced by Amazon Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios.Cummings and Daniels are currently writing the pilot, which revolves around the Ombudsman's office[...]

Amazons June 2019 Offerings: Rocky I-V Airplane Suits Season 8

Amazon's June 2019 Offerings: 'Rocky I-V', 'Airplane!', 'Suits' Season 8

As the month of May draws to a close, the various streaming services are announcing their offerings of titles in June 2019. Here are Amazon's upcoming films and series titles, including all five Rocky films, Airplane! and it's sequel, Suits season 8, and more. Available June 3: District 9 (2009) Jackass 3D (2010) Available June 4: Chasing […]

Sterling K. Brown Joins Amazons The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Sterling K. Brown Joins Amazon's 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'

Brown announced just a little bit ago that his next tv project will be a little something with Amazon Studios- The Marvelous Mrs Maisel![caption id="attachment_971364" align="aligncenter" width="600"] THIS IS US -- "The Last Seven Weeks" Episode 310 -- Pictured: Sterling K Brown as Randall Pearson -- (Photo by: Ron Batzdorff/NBC)[/caption]While he doesn't reveal which season he'll[...]

REPORT: Amazons Lord of the Rings Series to Film in Scotland

REPORT: Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings' Series to Film in Scotland

It sounds like one of the locations for Amazon Studios' upcoming Lord of the Rings tv series might just be in Scotland, at least according to a report from The Daily Record.The site says that a 3-month production run will begin in Leith, Edinburgh in the country's brand-new state of the art studio facility that is set[...]