Modern Love (TV series)

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Modern Love
Genre
Based onModern Love
by The New York Times
Written byJohn Carney
Directed byJohn Carney
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Production
Executive producer(s)
Producer(s)Trish Hofmann
Running time30 minutes
Production company(s)
  • Storied Media Group
  • The New York Times
Release
Original networkAmazon Video

Modern Love is an upcoming American romantic comedy anthology web television series, based on the weekly column published by The New York Times, that is set to premiere on Amazon Video.

Premise[edit]

Modern Love will explore "love in its multitude of forms – including sexual, romantic, familial, platonic, and self love."[1]

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Development[edit]

On June 11, 2018, it was announced that Amazon had given the production a series order for a first season consisting of eight episodes. The series was set to be directed, written, and produced by John Carney. Production companies involved with the series were slated to include Storied Media Group and The New York Times.[1][2][3][4] On November 26, 2018, it was reported that Emmy Rossum, Sharon Horgan, and Tom Hall would serve as additional directors for the series. Horgan and Hall also wrote the episodes they were set to direct while Rossum was expected to direct an episode written by Audrey Wells. Additionally, it was further reported that Todd Hoffman, Sam Dolnick, and Choire Sicha would serve as executive producers, Trish Hofmann as a producer, and Daniel Jones serves as consulting producer.[5]

Casting[edit]

On November 26, 2018, it was announced that Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey, Dev Patel, John Slattery, Brandon Victor Dixon, Catherine Keener, Julia Garner, Andy García, Cristin Milioti, Olivia Cooke, Andrew Scott, Shea Whigham, Gary Carr, Sofia Boutella, and John Gallagher Jr. had been cast in the series.[5]

Filming[edit]

Principal photography for the series had reportedly begun by September 18, 2018 in New York City.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (June 11, 2018). "Amazon Orders 'Modern Love' Anthology Comedy Series, Passes On 'Making Friends'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 11, 2018.
  2. ^ Lawrence, Derek (June 11, 2018). "Amazon orders anthology series based on 'New York Times' 'Modern Love' column". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved June 12, 2018.
  3. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (June 11, 2018). "'Modern Love' Anthology Based on New York Times Column Set at Amazon". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 12, 2018.
  4. ^ Amatulli, Jenna (June 11, 2018). "New York Times 'Modern Love' Column To Become Amazon Series". The Huffington Post. Retrieved June 12, 2018.
  5. ^ a b Petski, Denise (November 26, 2018). "'Modern Love': Anne Hathaway, Tina Fey, John Slattery, Dev Patel Among Cast Set For Amazon's Anthology Comedy Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 26, 2018.
  6. ^ Steves, Ashley (September 17, 2018). "Now Casting: Play a Younger Version of a Lead in Amazon's 'Modern Love' + 3 More Gigs". Backstage. Retrieved September 28, 2018.

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