Amazon Studios Releases First Wave of Animated Pilots
Supanatural – A 2D animated series about two outspoken divas (voiced by Jameeliah Garrett and Lily Sparks) who are humanity’s last line of defense against the supernatural. Created by Sparks, Price Peterson and Ryan Sandoval. Producers are Jason Micallef and Kristen Schaal.
Those Who Can’t – A comedy about three juvenile, misfit teachers who are more immature than their students, Those Who Can’t was created and produced by and stars Andrew Orvedahl, Adam Cayton-Holland and Ben Roy, who were discovered through Amazon Studios’ online open-door process.
Zombieland – A spin-off of the 2009 movie whose writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick return with Tucker and Dale Vs. Evil director Eli Craig handling the pilot. Gavin Polone produces. Kirk Ward, Tyler Ross, Maiara Walsh and Izabela Vidovic take on the characters played respectively by Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone and Abigail Breslin in the film.
The Pilot Projects – Children’s:
Annebots – A science-based series about a young scientist and her three robot helpers who assist her in experiments in the back of her dad’s junkyard. Created by J.J. Johnson.
Creative Galaxy – Interactive art adventure series featuring an alien artist, featuring the voices of Idina Menzel and Taye Diggs. Created and produced by Angela C. Santomero.
Oz Adventures – Problem-solving series featuring the children of the characters from The Wizard of Oz. Created by Dara Monahan.
Sara Solves It – A math-based puzzle program about a brother and sister solving mysteries of everyday life. Produced and created by Carol Greenwald and Angela C. Santomero.
Teeny Tiny Dogs – Produced by The Jim Henson Co, the series features four dogs who help each other navigate the big world. Created by Howard Baker.
Tumbleaf – Stop-motion animation about a small blue fox who plays each day in a whimsical land discovering adventure, friendship and love. Produced by Big Pix Studios. Created by Drew Hodges.