[07/28/18 - 02:48 PM] Amazon Prime Video Sets October 12 Debut for "The Romanoffs" an Original Anthology Series from Nine-Time Emmy Winner Matthew Weiner In addition, a new teaser was released revealing the extraordinary line-up of guest stars featured in the series.
[via press release from Amazon]
AMAZON PRIME VIDEO SETS OCTOBER 12 DEBUT FOR "THE ROMANOFFS" AN ORIGINAL ANTHOLOGY SERIES FROM NINE-TIME EMMY WINNER MATTHEW WEINER
THE ROMANOFFS WILL BE AVAILABLE INITIALLY IN THE ORIGINAL VERSION
IN OVER 200 COUNTRIES AND TERRITORIES,
WITH DUBBED FOREIGN LANGUAGE VERSIONS COMING IN EARLY 2019
KERRY BISHE, CARA BUONO, CLEA DUVALL, GRIFFIN DUNNE, JAY R. FERGUSON,
KATHRYN HAHN, RON LIVINGSTON, BEN MILES, RADHA MITCHELL, MICHAEL O'NEIL,
MARY KAY PLACE, JON TENNEY, NOAH WYLE, AND MORE
JOIN INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED AND PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED CAST INCLUDING AARON ECKHART, JJ FIELD, CHRISTINA HENDRICKS, ISABELLE HUPPERT, JACK HUSTON, MARTHE KELLER, DIANE LANE, JANET MONTGOMERY, AMANDA PEET, ANDREW RANNELLS, PAUL REISER, JOHN SLATTERY AND COREY STOLL
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 28, 2018 - Today at the Television Critics Association (TCA) Summer 2018 Press Tour, Amazon Prime Video announced The Romanoffs - the highly anticipated original anthology series, is set to premiere on Friday, October 12. In addition, a new teaser was released revealing the extraordinary line-up of guest stars featured in the series created, written, directed and executive produced by nine-time Emmy award winner Matthew Weiner (Mad Men).
The Romanoffs is a contemporary anthology series, set around the globe, featuring eight separate stories about people who believe themselves to be descendants of the Russian royal family. The Romanoffs was shot on location in three continents and seven countries collaborating with local productions and creative talent across Europe, the Americas, and the Far East.
Each story takes place in a new location with a new cast. Guest stars announced today are: Noah Wyle (Falling Skies), Kathryn Hahn (Transparent), Kerry Bishé (Halt and Catch Fire), Jay R. Ferguson (Mad Men), Ben Miles (Collateral), Mary Kay Place (Big Love), Griffin Dunne (Imposters), Cara Buono (Mad Men), Ron Livingston (The Conjuring), Jon Tenney (Hand of God), Clea DuVall (Veep), Radha Mitchell (Silent Hill), Hugh Skinner (Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again), Juan Pablo Castañeda (The Debt of Maximillian), Emily Rudd (Electric Dreams), Adèle Anderson (Company Business), Annet Mahendru (The Americans), Louise Bourgoin (I Am a Soldier), Hera Hilmar (Two Birds), and Inès Melab (Agathe Koltès).
Previously announced cast includes: Academy Award-nominee Isabelle Huppert (Elle), Golden Globe Award-nominee Marthe Keller (Marathon Man), Aaron Eckhart (Sully), Academy Award-nominee Diane Lane (Unfaithful), Emmy Award-nominated Christina Hendricks (Mad Men), Emmy Award-nominated John Slattery (Mad Men), Amanda Peet (Togetherness), Jack Huston (Boardwalk Empire), Corey Stoll (The Strain), Grammy Award-winner Andrew Rannells (Girls),
Mike Doyle (Odd Mom Out), JJ Field (TURN: Washington's Spies), Janet Montgomery (Salem, This Is Us), and Emmy and Golden Globe Award-nominated Paul Reiser (Red Oaks).
The accomplished collaborators on The Romanoffs include Executive Producer/Writer Semi Chellas (Mad Men); Co-Executive Producers Kriss Turner Towner (The Bernie Mac Show), Blake McCormick (Mad Men) and Kathy Ciric (Z: The Beginning of Everything); along with Consulting Producers/Writers Andre Jacquemetton (Mad Men) and Maria Jacquemetton (Mad Men).
The behind-the-scenes creative team features an array of consummate artists including Director of Photography Chris Manley (Mad Men), Costume Designers Janie Bryant (Mad Men) and Wendy Chuck (Spotlight), Production Designers Chris Brown (Mad Men) and Emmy winner Henry Dunn (Mad Men). Hair and make-up heads are Theraesa Rivers (Mad Men) and Lana Horochowski (Mad Men), respectively. The casting team includes Emmy winners Carrie Audino (Mad Men) and Laura Schiff (Mad Men), as well as Kendra Shay Clark (Mad Men).
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