Amazon has green lit two more pilots that will debut later this year on Amazon Instant Video as part of the streaming service's third pilot season.
Adam Brody and Chloë Sevigny headline the dramatic comedy "The Cosmopolitans,” while Ron Perlman, Dana Delany and Garret Dillahunt will star in the drama "Hand of God.”
Read more about the new pilots below.
Written, directed and produced by Whit Stillman, "The Cosmopolitans" follows a group of young American expatriates in Paris who are searching for love and friendship in a foreign city. The dramatic comedy pilot stars Adam Brody, Chloë Sevigny, Carrie MacLemore, Dree Hemmingway, Shaun Evans, Freddy Åsblom and Adriano Giannini and will begin shooting this April in Paris.
Hand of God
Written by Ben Watkins, directed by Marc Forster, and produced by Watkins, Forster and Ron Perlman, "Hand of God" centers on the powerful, hard-living and law-bending Judge Pernell who, after a religious awakening, begins having visions and hearing voices through his ventilator-bound son. The drama pilot stars Ron Perlman as Judge Pernell and Dana Delany as his protective wife, as well as Andre Royo, Alona Tal, Julian Morris, Elizabeth McLaughlin and Garret Dillahunt. "Hand of God" will begin shooting this April in the Los Angeles and Long Beach areas.
These pilots have been ordered to series:
From Chris Carter, the legendary creator of "The X-Files," "The After" follows eight strangers who are thrown together by mysterious forces and must help each other survive in a violent world that defies explanation. Aldis Hodge, Andrew Howard, Arielle Kebbel, Jamie Kennedy, Sharon Lawrence, Jaina Lee Ortiz, Adrian Pasdar and Louise Monot will be returning to star in their roles.
Michael Connelly’s best-selling book series about a relentless LAPD homicide detective will also come to life in the Amazon Original series "Bosch." Connelly and Eric Overmyer will co-write the series which features Titus Welliver, Annie Wersching and Jamie Hector. Henrik Bastin and Fabrik Entertainment ("The Killing") are producing.
Mozart in the Jungle
A half hour comedic drama about sex, drugs and classical music, "Mozart in the Jungle" shows what happens behind the curtains can be just as captivating as what happens on stage. Returning cast includes Gael Garcia Bernal, Saffron Burrows, Lola Kirke, Malcom McDowell, Bernadette Peters and Peter Vack. The series will be written by Oscar-nominee Roman Coppola, actor and musician Jason Schwartzman, Tony-nominated writer and director Alex Timbers, and Oscar-nominee Paul Weitz.
A dramedy about a Los Angeles family with serious boundary issues, "Transparent" rounds out Amazon’s upcoming prime time lineup. From Emmy nominee Jill Soloway and starring returning cast Jeffrey Tambor, Judith Light, Gaby Hoffmann, Amy Landecker and Jay Duplass, Transparent is an exploration of sex, gender and family that begins when a dramatic admission causes everyone’s secrets to spill out.
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