Podcasts are a rising house of passion even for media firms that in most cases paintings in TV and different codecs, and AMC/Sundance is extending its guess on making one thing of streaming audio. The display is known as “Deadly Manners,” and it’s a fictional homicide thriller pods with some big-name stars, together with Kristen Bell, Anna Chlumsky, RuPaul, LeVar Burton, Denis O’Hare and Alisha Boe.
The tale takes position right through 1954. It’s iciness and a fancy circle of relatives is having a fancy annual dinner celebration. All the celebration invitees get trapped on the area when a storm from snow select up out of doors, and then you definitely get a vintage “And then there were none” situation the place visitors get started getting killed off through a assassin one after the other.
As I alluded to prior to, AMC isn’t new to podcast: It’s Shudder carrier has labored on horror Anthony display “Darkest Night,” voiced through Guardians of the Galaxy villain Lee Pace. That display has controlled to rack up over four.five million downloads to this point, AMC says.
The podcast will likely be to be had on AMC Networks’ streaming services and products Sundance Now, and Shudder, and it’ll additionally pass up on Apple Podcasts by way of iTunes. The first episode two episodes are coming October three, and the remaining will likely be uploaded on a weekly foundation. If you get the episodes from Sundance Now and Shudder, you get a few bonuses, together with 3 complete episodes on October three, and uncompressed audio high quality, plus ad-free variations of every display.
Check out the “Deadly Manners” trailer above, and then head over to iTunes to subscribe if you happen to like what you right here, or take hold of it on Sundance Now and Shudder.
Other scripted podcasts have additionally attracted best Hollywood ability, together with Gimlet’s Homecoming, which stars Catherine Keener, Oscar Isaac and David Schwimmer. Meanwhile, me and Anthony aren’t well-known however we’re doing our very best.