The first project under the deal is a straight-to-series order for Utopia, a nine-episode series based on the British series of the same name written by Dennis Kelly, to be co-produced between Endemol Shine North America, Kudos, and Amazon Studios.
Subscribers will have access to live match play emanating from the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, home of the US Open. Prime Video will also provide access to on-demand match highlights and other content.
The streaming service says the darkly comedic new series will premiere exclusively in the UK on Prime Video on 5th June – just one day after its launch in the US.
The 8-epsiode series will be created and produced by Pieter Kuijpers, produced by Sander van Meurs and written by Winchester McFly (Bankier van het Verzet, Lois) the writing team consists of Michael Leendertse, Thomas van der Ree, Joost Reijmers, Matthijs Bockting, Pieter van den Berg and Sarah Offringa.