Amazon has picked up The Hunt, a brand new collection from Get Out writer-director Jordan Peele’s Monkeypaw Productions. The 10-episode collection will comply with a bunch of Nazi hunters in 1977’s New York Metropolis.
Deadline reviews that The Hunt can be written by David Weil, who can even function an government producer on the present. Within the present, a staff of Nazi hunters discovers and works to cease a plot by a bunch of high-ranking Nazi officers who plan to create a Fourth Reich within the US.
This would be the first scripted collection Amazon has obtained after Jennifer Salke grew to become the brand new head of Amazon Studios. Salke took over in February after Roy Worth resigned final October following sexual harassment allegations.
It’s not the one challenge holding Peele busy. He’s at the moment engaged on a Lovecraftian collection set in Jim Crow-era America for HBO referred to as Lovecraft Nation. He additionally lately introduced that he’s writing and directing a brand new horror movie referred to as Us, set to be launched subsequent March, which lately solid Lupita Nyong’o (The Pressure Awakens, Black Panther). The Hollywood Reporter reported final week that the movie would heart on two , one white and one black. Different actors who’re at the moment mentioned to be in talks embrace Winston Duke (Black Panther) and Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Story).
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