We knew Amazon would pay a pretty penny to develop its own Lord of the Rings TV series, but they might as well raid Smaug’s lair. New estimates put the TV iteration of Middle Earth at $500 million (to start!), and all before Amazon has even assigned talent to the project.
The cloud of Jeffrey Tambor may have lifted from Amazon’s Transparent, but the show isn’t immediately back on its feet. New reports suggest the fifth season will likely end up delayed until 2019, while creators are considering replacing Jeffrey Tambor as Maura Pfefferman.
The Dark Tower has largely ceded the spotlight to other Stephen King projects on the horizon, but it seems the proposed TV tie-in may be moving forward. Reports suggest Amazon has landed the rights to develop a Dark Tower series among its burgeoning slate.
Over the weekend I came to a realization on something with Amazon logo. This logo is one that I’ve seen thousands of times and never thought anything of it. Maybe I’m the only one who DIDN’T know this?
It seemed unlikely of Transparent star Jeffrey Tambor to return for Season 5 in the wake of multiple harassment allegations, and the actor has now made the decision himself. Tambor confirms his exit from the Emmy-winning series, leaving its future unclear.
Amazon was already considering a Transparent Season 5 without star Jeffrey Tambor, given recent allegations of sexual harassment, and it may now be a foregone conclusion. Star Trace Lysette not only corroborates the claims against Tambor, but adds that the actor “sexualized me with an over th…
Weeks after Amazon parted ways with studio boss Roy Price over sexual harassment claims, Transparent star Jeffrey Tambor has become the subject of another investigation. Tambor’s former assistant has reported him for inappropriate behavior, though the actor apparently rejects the claims.