Amazon Studios

Amazon Studios' original series productions range from Amy Sherman-Palladino's award-winning The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel to Philip K. Dick's Man in the High Castle.

On the film side, Amazon Studios produces and acquires original movies for theatrical release and early window distribution exclusively for their Amazon Prime members. At the 2017 Academy Awards, Amazon Studios became the first streaming service to win Oscars for Manchester by the Sea.

Bleeding Cool follows Amazon Studios' efforts closely, with their upcoming duo classic fantasy series, Lord of the Rings (based on a young Aragorn), and Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time, you can keep abreast of the latest in news, rumors, and happenings right here.


The Wheel of Time Showrunner on Swords Fighting Styles Music &#038 More

The Wheel of Time Showrunner on Swords, Fighting Styles, Music & More

Fans of author Robert Jordan's literary world were given a chance to see the journey that a Heron-Mark Blade made from design to build to appearing on set to finally make its way in front of the camera. In addition, showrunner Rafe Judkins (Chuck, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) offered to answer ten questions about the […]

The Wheel of Time: The Heron-Mark Blades Journey from Page to Screen

The Wheel of Time: The Heron-Mark Blade's Journey from Page to Screen

Fans of author Robert Jordan's literary world were given something more to get excited about on Wednesday, with the release of a video from Amazon Prime's live-action adaptation of The Wheel of Time that demonstrates just how true to the source material the series intends to be. In the following clip, viewers are given their […]

Vikings Finale: Valhalla Awaits December 30- If You Have Amazon Prime

Vikings Finale: Valhalla Awaits December 30- If You Have Amazon Prime

Some good news and bad news for fans of History and Michael Hirst's historical drama Vikings. On the plus side, Hirst's family saga focusing on the lives and epic adventures of the Nordic raiders and explorers of the Dark Ages will be back on December 30 in the U.S., UK, Germany, Austria, and Ireland. Even better, […]

Twin Peaks HIMYM Dragonball Z &#038 More: Our Top 5 Regift List Series

Twin Peaks, HIMYM, Dragonball Z & More: Our Top 5 Regift List Series

Moving into the Holiday Spirit and the giving season, I want to make it clear I will forever be thankful to the TV Gods for the gift of television. Without TV I would not have had access to many of the things that have, ultimately, made me who I am. First and foremost: I would […]

My Hero Academia Death Note &#038 More: 5 Anime Villain/Trump Comparisons

My Hero Academia, Death Note & More: 5 Anime Villain/Trump Comparisons

Recent events in the real world have made me rethink the anime I love and how characters would react to the events if our worlds ever collided. To put it more bluntly, I wonder which villains would act for themselves and which would be on the wrong side of history by supporting someone like Trump. […]

Utopia: Amazon Prime Ends Gillian Flynn Series After One Season

Utopia: Amazon Prime Ends Gillian Flynn Series After One Season

It appears the remaining mysteries of Gillian Flynn's (Gone Girl) Utopia will remain unanswered, with Amazon Prime announcing on Friday that the series will not be returning for a second season. The series starred Sasha Lane as Jessica Hyde, Rainn Wilson as Michael Stearns, Dan Byrd as Ian, Javon Walton as Grant, Cory Michael Smith as […]

Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina Offers a Little Animation 101

Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina Offers a Little Animation 101

Hey, critters! If you're a fan of Critical Role — that self-described "bunch of nerdy-ass voice actors who sit around playing Dungeons and Dragons" on Twitch and YouTube — then you know they've been hard at work bringing the story of their first campaign to life in their animated series The Legend of Vox Machina. […]

The Expanse Renewed for 6th &#038 Final Season Cas Anvar Not Returning

The Expanse Renewed for 6th & Final Season; Cas Anvar Not Returning

Early last month, fans of Amazon Prime's The Expanse were on the receiving end of some good news when they learned that the sci-fi drama was returning for its fifth season on December 16 with three episodes (with remaining eps dropping weekly through February 3, 2021). On Tuesday, it appears the other shoe dropped with Deadline […]

Pokémon Promises Pikachu Performance at Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade

Pokémon Promises Pikachu Performance at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The holiday season this year may not share in the celebration with large groups of people, but Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is set to continue on even without those large iconic crowds. Pokémon has been a regular part of the festivities for  2o years and they have something special scheduled for this Thursday's event. The […]

The Boys: Jensen Ackles on One Thing Dean Soldier Boy Have in Common

The Boys: Jensen Ackles on One Thing Dean, Soldier Boy Have in Common

With The CW's Supernatural now having shuffled off the network's programming coil, Jared Padalecki is heading on over to the network's upcoming Walker (premiering in January 2021) while Jensen Ackles is going to kick off the new year as Soldier Boy for Amazon Prime's The Boys. But even though he's packing away Dean Winchester (for […]

Critics Choice Super Awards: Lovecraft Country The Boys Lead Noms

Critics Choice Super Awards: Lovecraft Country, The Boys Lead Noms

Instead of constantly bashing our heads against our laptops over why Superhero, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Horror, Action, and Animation largely get ignored during awards season, why not create an award that recognizes the excellence in those specific genres? That exactly what the Critics Choice Association (CCA) did, with the inaugural Critics Choice Super Awards set to […]

The Boys Season 3: Jensen Ackles Soldier Boy Going Bearded Cap Look

The Boys Season 3: Jensen Ackles' Soldier Boy Going Bearded Cap Look?

Coming off a second season that found a way to build upon an already impressive season and scoring well with viewers and critics alike (even with naysayers saying a weekly drop would never work), Amazon Prime's The Boys isn't wasting any time looking towards the future. One person who will be part of that future […]

The Boys: Eric Kripke Isnt Sure Trump Supporters Understand Series

The Boys: Eric Kripke Isn't Sure Trump Supporters Understand Series

In the world of Amazon Prime's The Boys, there's never any rest for either the wicked or the wise, with showrunner/EP Eric Kripke and the team already looking at a pretty busy 2021. Coming off a second season that somehow found a way to be even more impressive than the first, Kripke is looking to […]

Anime Dub/Sub Issues: When Meaning &#038 Feels Get Lost in Translation

Anime Dub/Sub Issues: When Meaning & Feels Get Lost in Translation

Often times I get called out for being too judgmental when it comes to anime and dubbing. It is true. I am. However, there is a different feeling to me when you watch it in its main language and subbed rather than translated. Somehow, more often than not part of the feeling behind the whole […]

Cartoons Callback: Care Bears Flintstone Kids Scooby-Doo Pup &#038 More

Cartoons Callback: Care Bears, Flintstone Kids, Scooby-Doo Pup & More

Coming out of a very stressful election week and finally feeling like a weight has been lifted off my chest after nearly four years. I started feeling a little nostalgic for the morning cartoons I grew up with. I am not going to lie, I have woken up singing the theme songs and wishing I […]

The Pack Presents 24 Hours of Pure Paw-sitivity for Your 2020

The Pack Presents 24 Hours of Pure Paw-sitivity for Your 2020

Amazon Prime's newest canine competition show can best be described as "'The Amazing Race' but with dogs" and it looks fantastic. To celebrate our canine friends, promote their show, and spread some smiles along with a little "paw-sitive" energy, The Pack is running wild live right now on Twitch and YouTube. They have no shortage […]

Truth Seekers Review: Nick Frost Amazon Series Our New Found Favorite

Truth Seekers Review: Nick Frost, Amazon Series Our New Found Favorite

It's difficult to nail the combination of horror and comedy, especially when it comes to television, but Truth Seekers has found a sweet spot in their first season. Amazon Studios has mastered a partnership with Nick Frost and his imaginative solo work and work with friend Simon Pegg. Truth Seekers dropped all 8 episodes of its' premiere season on the […]

Jack Reacher: The Sentinel Vibes Soft Reboot Ahead of Amazon Series

Jack Reacher: The Sentinel Vibes Soft Reboot Ahead of Amazon Series

It's that time of the year again when a new Jack Reacher novel comes out. The Sentinel is the 25th Reacher novel and the first where Lee Child hands over the reins to his younger brother Andrew Child aka Andrew Grant. It's a transitional book, a soft reboot, one to reassure readers that the series […]

Truth Seekers: Nick Frost Series Opener Promising Mix of Horror Humor

Truth Seekers: Nick Frost Series Opener Promising Mix of Horror, Humor

Not all horror comedies are created equal, with most failing to intrigue a variety of viewers, but Truth Seekers may be able to find a sweet spot in the mix. The first episode, out of the 8 total for the premiere season of the new Amazon Original series, dives into a flow of action, comedic timing, and […]

The Boys: Butcher Engages in Some F**king Diabolical Pumpkin Carving

The Boys: Butcher Engages in Some F**king Diabolical Pumpkin Carving

Things are looking pretty good for Amazon Prime's The Boys heading into the holiday rush. With a second season embraced by both critics and viewers (even with a staggered release), showrunner/EP Eric Kripke and the team are already looking to get back in front of the cameras for the third season in early 2021. In […]