[07/27/19 - 12:30 PM] Video: Amazon Original "Modern Love" Sets Fall Premiere and Reveals First Look at Anticipated Series This romantic comedy anthology series explores love in all of its complicated and beautiful forms as each standalone episode brings some of the most beloved stories to life with a stellar cast.
[via press release from Amazon]
AMAZON ORIGINAL "MODERN LOVE" SETS FALL PREMIERE AND REVEALS FIRST LOOK AT ANTICIPATED SERIES
Amazon Original Modern Love Will Be Available in More Than 200 Countries and Territories on October 18 on Amazon Prime Video
Modern Love, coming to Amazon Prime Video on October 18, is inspired by the popular New York Times column of the same name. This romantic comedy anthology series explores love in all of its complicated and beautiful forms as each standalone episode brings some of the most beloved stories to life with a stellar cast.
Among the series stars are Sofia Boutella (Kingsman: The Secret Service), Gary Carr (The Deuce, Downton Abbey), Olivia Cooke (Ready Player One), Emmy Award nominee Brandon Victor Dixon (Power), Emmy Award winner Tina Fey (30 Rock), Tony Award winner John Gallagher, Jr. (The Newsroom), Academy Award nominee Andy Garcia (Ocean's Eleven), Emmy Award nominee Julia Garner (Ozark), Academy Award winner Anne Hathaway (Ocean's Eight), Academy Award nominee Catherine Keener (Get Out), Cristin Milioti (Black Mirror), Academy Award nominee Dev Patel (Lion), Andrew Scott (Fleabag), Emmy Award nominee John Slattery (Mad Men) and Shea Whigham (Homecoming).
John Carney (Once, Sing Street) serves as writer, director and executive producer. Additionally, Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe, Divorce), Tom Hall (Sensation) and Emmy Rossum (Shameless) directed episodes of the series. Horgan directed the Tina Fey-John Slattery led episode, which she also penned. Hall also wrote his episode and Rossum will direct an episode written by the late Audrey Wells (Under the Tuscan Sun, The Hate U Give).
Todd Hoffman executive produces alongside Carney, and Trish Hofmann serves as co-executive producer. Sam Dolnick and Choire Sicha of The New York Times also serve as executive producers and Modern Love column editor Daniel Jones serves as consulting producer.
Modern Love is produced by Amazon Studios, Storied Media Group and The New York Times.