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Trudeau’s show picked up by Amazon; taking sabbatical

Garry Trudeaus Alpha House
Amazon has announced that one of the five pilots that will be developed into a series is Garry Trudeau’s Alpha House.

Michael Cavna reports that Garry will be taking a summer sabbatical to work on the shows. The show features four big name actors such as John Goodman, Mark Consuelos, Clark Johnson and Matt Malloyand, The pilot also had Bill Murray and Stephen Colbert as guest stars.

Community Comments

#1 Mark_Tatulli
@ 12:41 pm

this is great news! The pilot was hysterically funny! I can’t wait to see more eps!

#2 Stephen Beals
@ 1:05 pm

Yeah, I was very excited when I heard this. I hope this is a nice hit.

#3 Pete McDonnell
@ 12:25 pm

Wow, Amazon has its own TV production studio? I had no idea. So they are joining other web heavyweights like Netflix, YouTube and Yahoo in developing actual content.

#4 Frank Hansen
@ 2:04 pm

Good for him. Really curious to see how this series goes.and how much Trudeau’s humor will come through.

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