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"Hanna" Amazon Prime Video
Amazon Studios has given a straight-to-series order to "Hanna", adapted from the 2011 film [pictured], which was directed by Joe Wright. Like the film, it will focus on a teenage girl who was raised to be the perfect assassin, who goes on the run from a ruthless intelligence agent.
"Sea Oak" Amazon Prime Video
Glenn Close is set to star in this half-hour comedy pilot, described as a mix of zombie drama and family revenge comedy. Close, who earned two Emmy wins for her role in "Damages," will play Aunt Bernie, a meek working-class woman who dies tragically in a home invasion in her Rust Belt subsidized housing complex called Sea Oak. Compelled by sheer force of dissatisfaction, she comes back from the dead full of rage, determined to get the life she never had.
A US version of the British fantasy series [pictured] has been given a pilot order. The cast for the pilot includes Ashleigh LaThrop, Tre Hall, Allie MacDonald, and Jake Cannavale. Like the original, the show will center on a group of young offenders who are sentenced to work in a community service program, and obtain supernatural powers after an electrical storm.
"The Tick" Amazon Prime Video
Following a successful pilot, a full series is set to launch on Aug. 25. Set in a world where superheroes have been real for decades, an accountant comes to realize his city is owned by a super villain. As he struggles to uncover this conspiracy, he falls in league with a strange blue superhero.
"Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams" Amazon Prime Video
This sci-fi anthology series will comprise 10 stand-alone episodes based on the works of the late Phillip K. Dick. It will be broadcast on Channel 4 in the UK and made available on Amazon Prime Video in the US later this year. Bryan Cranston, Steve Buscemi, Anna Paquin, and Timothy Spall are among the cast lined up for the episodes.
"Jack Ryan" Amazon Prime Video
John Krasinski ("The Office") will play the title role of an up-and-coming CIA analyst thrust into a dangerous field assignment for the first time. The 10-part series follows Ryan as he uncovers a pattern in terrorist communication that launches him into the center of a dangerous gambit with a new breed of terrorism that threatens destruction on a global scale.
"The Defenders" Netflix
This eight-part superhero series will see Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist team up to fight crime in New York City. It is set to be made available to stream from Aug. 18.
"The End Of The *beep* World" Netflix
Jessica Barden (The Lobster) and Alex Lawther ("The Imitation Game") star as Alyssa and James, two misfit teenagers who go on road trip in search of Alyssa’s absent dad. Based on a comic book, the series has been co-produced with the UK's E4 and is set for later in 2017.
After discovering their parents are super-villains in disguise, a group of teenagers band together to run away from their homes in order to atone for their parents' actions and to discover the secrets of their origins. Based on a Marvel comic, the 10-part series is set to premiere in early 2018.
"Star Trek: Discovery" CBS All Access / Netflix
Set roughly a decade before the events of the original "Star Trek" series, the series follows the crew of the USS Discovery. The first eight episodes will run from Sept. 25. The season will then resume with the second chapter in Jan. 2018.
"The Good Cop" Netflix
Tony Danza is to star in this dramedy from the creator of "Monk." Based on an Israeli format of the same name, the 10-episode series stars Danza as a disgraced, former NYPD officer who lives with his son, an earnest, obsessively honest NYPD detective. The "odd couple" become unofficial partners as Tony Sr. offers his overly cautious son blunt, street-wise advice on everything from handling suspects to handling women.