Tyranny (TV series)
|Created by||John Beck Hofmann|
|Directed by||John Beck Hofmann|
|Starring||John Beck Hofmann
Kieren van den Blink
John Burton Jr.
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||22|
|Producer(s)||John Beck Hofmann|
Playa del Carmen, MX
San Francisco, CA
New Orleans, LA
New York, NY
|Running time||Varies (4–8 minutes)|
|Production company(s)||Weatherman Films|
|Original channel||KoldCast TV|
|Original release||March 11, 2010|
Tyranny is an American drama and political thriller web series that premiered on March 11, 2010 on KoldCast TV. Written and directed by John Beck Hofmann, the series is centered on a man who, after volunteering for a neurological experiment at UC Berkeley in 1999, finds himself having visions of a troubling future and must understand what the visions mean before that future comes to pass.
- John Beck Hofmann as Daniel McCarthy
- Olga Kurylenko as Mina Harud
- Bitsie Tulloch as Alex Hubbard
- Kieren van den Blink as Isabelle Lorenz
- Mikael Forsberg as Pavel Novak
- Mimi Ferrer as Myra Ripley
- Sarah Coleman as Ariel Huckster
- Aric Green as Ethan Chambers
- Sasha Townsend as Demas Hunter
- Enrico Piazza as Dr. Jacob Malik
- Nathan Marlow as Special Agent Holden
- Steve Collins as Edson Cross
- John Burton, Jr. as Dr. Lloyd Freeman
- Sammy Durrani as July Ripley
- Victor Holstein as Jack Diamond
- Jay Lewis as Malcolm Storz
Tyranny was accepted as part of the official selection of the Geneva International Film Festival, November 2010. The series also received four 2010 Indie Intertube Award nominations for: sound design, soundtrack, best looking show and best thriller.
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- Geneva International Film Festival
- "Tyranny: Not Just a Web Series... It's a Sensory Experience!"
- 2010 Indie Intertube Award