Amazon unveils 2016 comedy pilot line-up
How do you choose between Jill Soloway and Jean-Claude Van Damme? The SVOD looks for help in greenlighting its next big hit.
How inclusive are SVODs?
A study ranking women and minority roles in front of and behind the camera finds Amazon and Hulu fare better than most, but still have a ways to go.
Amazon moves full st(r)eam into 2016
Amazon Studios exec Morgan Wandell on why his company’s programming strategy is working, and why “Jill Soloway isn’t complaining.”
Refinery29 preps 2016 programming slate ‘for, by and about women’
Chief content officer Amy Emmerich talks to StreamDaily about the media co’s drive to reach its core audience, “with no shaming.”
Digital originals take home eight Emmy trophies
Shut out of nominations last year, Amazon came out the biggest SVOD winner in 2015, with five wins for Transparent.
Sundance creates new online hub for short films
Five award-winning films are available for free from directors including Jill Soloway (Transparent) and Denis Villeneuve (Prisoners).
Amazon adds audio commentary to Transparent
Series creator, Jill Soloway, and starring cast members will share behind-the-scenes details in the newest feature available to Prime customers.
Amazon renews Transparent for 2nd season
The series, created by Jill Soloway and starring Jeffrey Tambor, has become the top-ranked series on Prime Instant Video, Amazon says.
Amazon sets premiere date for Transparent
Taking a page from the Netflix playbook, Amazon Prime Instant Video will bow all 10 episodes of the first season of the Jeffrey Tambor-starrer on Sept. 26.