Amazon continues to churn out authentic series, with Philip Okay. Dick’s Electric Dreams premiering on Friday, January 12.
The anthology series will be a Prime Video unique, with every of the 10 episodes set in their very own distinctive worlds primarily based on the literature from creator Philip Okay. Dick.
Dick is regarded as to be some of the biggest, if now not the biggest, sci-fi authors of all time. Dick penned greater than 50 books, or even wrote 11 in one yr, in keeping with the Guardian.
This Amazon Prime series comes on the heels of The Man within the High Castle, primarily based on one in all Dick’s most well liked novels. TMITHC is Prime Video’s most-watched scripted series in historical past, with its 3rd season going live in 2018.
Electric Dreams objectives to construct on that momentum, bringing different Dick works to lifestyles on display screen. The series will be to be had within the U.S., Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Latin America, Spain, Turkey, and extra.
The series will additionally characteristic a star-studded solid, together with Steve Buscemi, Bryan Cranston, Anna Paquin, Terrence Howard, Maura Tierney, and plenty of extra.
Amazon Studios has had a coarse go of overdue, with a shakeup on the management stage following sexual harassment allegations. And if that weren’t sufficient, Jeffrey Tambor, the lead in Amazon’s Emmy award-winning Transparent has surrender the display following his personal set of sexual harassment allegations.