Amy Sherman-Palladino

Amazon strikes overall deal with Handmaid’s Tale director

Amazon has struck an overall deal with The Handmaid’s Tale director Reed Morano. Morano, who made history as the first woman to win both an Emmy and Director Guild Award for a drama for her work on the Hulu programme, will create original series for the SVOD. Morano’s credits include feature films I Think We’re […]

Amazon signs Gilmore Girls duo, Casey Affleck

Amazon Studios has signed a multi-year deal with Gilmore Girls creators Amy Sherman-Palladino and Daniel Palladino as well as another with Oscar winner Casey Affleck and his new production banner, Sea Change Media. The Palladino’s have worked in various roles across a wide range of shows including Roseanne, Gilmore Girls, series return Gilmore Girls: A Year […]

Amazon gives stand-up drama two-season order

Amazon has given a double-season order to The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, the first time the streaming service has ordered two seasons off the bat. The show was part of Amazon’s latest wave of drama pilots and comes from Gilmore Girls reboot scribe Amy Sherman Palladino, with her partner, Dan Sherman Palladino (Family Guy) an exec […]

Netflix eyes Gilmore Girls reboot

Netflix is in talks to remake US comedy drama series Gilmore Girls. The original show ran on US broadcast net The WB and its successor The CW from 2000 until 2007, stretching to over 150 episodes. Having already rebooted comedy series Arrested Development, to mixed critical and fan acclaim, Netflix is now in talks with […]