Sigmund and the Sea Monsters

Amazon takes 70s kids reboot to series

Amazon has ordered a full series of Sigmund and the Sea Monsters, a contemporary take on the 1970 kids series. The show has been piloted on the Amazon Prime streaming service and now given a full order. The news was announced alongside another kids greenlight, for Bug Diaries, a series based on Doreen Cronin’s best-selling […]

Amazon deal monitor: Prime’s time

Amazon’s initial slate of originals was mostly well received, but failed to set the TV world alight. Then along came Jeffrey Tambur cross-dressing drama Transparent, which not only garnered masses of column inches, but also bagged awards and critical acclaim. Some commentators described as “Amazon’s House of Cards moment”. SVOD service Amazon Prime Instant Video […]

Amazon rebooting 70s kids show

Amazon is making a modern-day version of 1970s live-action kids series Sigmund and the Sea Monsters. Amazon Studios will produce and pilot a new version on its Prime Instant Video streaming service. Amazon has struck a development deal with the creators of the original, veteran producers, Sid and Marty Krofft, who will help reimagine it […]