Amazon Greenlights 10-Episode Season of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan, Exclusively for Amazon Prime Video

New Amazon series is slated to star John Krasinski

Set to be co-produced by Paramount and Skydance Television and
executive produced by Carlton Cuse, Graham Roland, Michael Bay, Brad
Fuller, Andrew Form, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Marcy Ross, Mace
Neufeld and Lindsey Springer

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon today announced it has greenlit Tom Clancy’s
Jack Ryan
from Paramount and Skydance Television, to debut on
Amazon Prime Video. The one-hour, 10-episode dramatic series is slated
to star John
(13 Hours, The Office) as Jack Ryan and is
projected to shoot in the US, Europe and Africa. Jack Ryan is a
reinvention with a modern sensibility of the famed and lauded Tom Clancy
hero, a character with a star-filled Hollywood history, having been
previously portrayed by Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck and
Chris Pine.

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan follows an up-and-coming CIA analyst
thrust into a dangerous field assignment for the first time. Set to
executive produce are Carlton
(Lost, Bates Motel) and Graham
(Almost Human), who wrote the pilot based on a story
he and Cuse developed. The series follows Ryan (Krasinski) 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. Jack Ryan is set to
be co-produced with Paramount and Skydance Television, executive
produced by Platinum
, Brad
, and Andrew
(Transformers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), as well as
Skydance’s David
and Marcy
, along with Mace
 (Patriot Games, Clear and Present Danger, The Sum of
All Fears and Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
) and Lindsey

“We’re excited to add the Jack Ryan global franchise to our
robust originals pipeline,” said Roy Price, Head of Amazon Studios. “Our
customers will enjoy a compelling adaptation of the action-packed spy
thriller book series, further raising the bar for the quality level of
storytelling that has made Prime Video a leading destination for

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