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[01/05/21 - 02:01 AM]
Video: "The Great Escapists" - Official Trailer
Richard Hammond and Tory Belleci star in Amazon's latest offering.

[08/21/19 - 11:08 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, August 21
Updates include: Kyle Patrick Alvarez to helm season two of Amazon's "Homecoming"; Sam Littlefield to visit The CW's "Batwoman"; and Laura Bell Bundy tapped for NBC's "Perfect Harmony."







GREAT ESCAPISTS, THE (AMAZON)
Premieres Friday, January 29
BROADCAST HISTORY:
1/29/21 - ???
STATUS:
new this winter (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
fridays from 12:01 AM-1:00 AM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (6 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from Amazon's press release, December 2020) Two men shipwrecked together on a desert island, The Great Escapists is the story of Richard Hammond (The Grand Tour) and Tory Belleci (Mythbusters), (arguably) two of pop-science TV's greatest minds, with nothing but their smarts and their scrap shipwreck for survival. Can they invent themselves off the island? Or will they be castaway forever? This is the engineering challenge of their lives, will they succeed and become The Great Escapist.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Richard Hammond
· Tory Belleci
CREW INFORMATION:
· Gareth Cornick as EP
· Richard Hammond as EP
· Samuel Simon as PROD
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Chimp Productions