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.

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"The Boys": Eric Kripke On What Butcher, Homelander Make Of All This

When last time we checked in with The Boys executive producer Eric Kripke, he was hard at work (from a healthy distance) editing the second season of Amazon Prime's adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson's comic book series. But even while the team's burning the midnight oil to get the new season out to […]

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"The Boys" Season 2: Eric Kripke's Post Shows He's Still Hard at Work

What a difference 12 days makes. When we last updated you on Amazon Prime's adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson's The Boys, they were preparing to take the stage at PaleyFest LA. But that was right before the coronavirus pandemic made self-quarantine and social distancing a must for a large chunk of this nation (and growing). The […]

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"The Lord of the Rings" Series Suspends New Zealand Production

Amazon Prime Video's upcoming The Lord of the Rings prequel series has officially suspended production for two weeks over the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, though the NZ Herald is reporting that the 800 cast and crew of the West Auckland shoot were told that "there are no clear answers to when we will resume production". The […]


Quibi Cancels Launch Party, Upfronts Impacted Over Coronavirus Concerns

The growing outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is being felt all across the pop culture landscape. Earlier today, we reported on how Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune have shifted to tapings without studio audiences over health concerns. As public health official continue to warn against attending events with large crowds, we're learning that shortform digital […]

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"The Boys": Karl Urban Promises Viewers Terror-izing Season 2

Are we counting the days down until Amazon Prime's adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson's comic book series The Boys graces us with a new season 2 trailer and official release date? Yes. Yes, we are. But since we have absolutely no control over that (we know… it sucks), what we can do is keep you updated on what […]

“Dawn”: Sci-Fi Series Developed by Victoria Mahoney, Ava DuVernay for Amazon

"Dawn": Ava DuVernay, Victoria Mahoney Developing Sci-Fi Series for Amazon

Victoria Mahoney and Ava DuVernay, two powerhouses in directing, are joining forces to develop Dawn, a science fiction television series for Amazon. Based on Octavia E. Butler's 1987 work of the same name, the novel follows an African-American woman working with aliens to resurrect the human race 250 years after a nuclear war. "Dawn" Origins […]

"The Legend of Vox Machina": Critical Role Introduces The Writers Room [VIDEO]

A little more than three months after Critical Role's The Legend of Vox Machina was given a two, 12-episode season order by Amazon Prime, fans are getting a behind-the-scenes tour of production on the animated series. In what is promised to be the first in a series, the writers room is revealed as we get to […]


"Hunters": Justice Came Calling – They Answered [OFFICIAL TRAILER]

Hunting season is underway! That's right, Amazon Prime Video and award-winning writer/director Jordan Peele's Nazi-hunting series Hunters is hunting down WWII criminals all across the streaming service, with the 10-episode series debuting on Friday. Before we get back to our pseudo-binging of the season, we thought we'd make the case one last time as to why […]

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"The Boys": Let Butcher & Homelander Be YOUR Motivational Speakers [VIDEO]

Amazon Prime's adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson's comic book series The Boys has us feeling a certain way – and that "certain way" is impatient. Can you blame us? We're talking about a series strong enough to make Bleeding Cool's The Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 Best of 2019 – and last year was filled with some righteous […]


"Hunters" Amps Up The "NS" in Amazon Prime's NSFW Red Band Trailer [VIDEO]

Amazon Prime and award-winning writer/director Jordan Peele's (Get Out, Us) vengeance-driven Nazi-hunting series Hunters (previously referred to as The Hunt) is set to come hard-charging onto our screens starting next week (Friday, February 21 – which will make for a great birthday present for us). So now seems as good a time as any to […]