Thornton reprises his role as Billy McBride who, after winning a huge verdict in the Borns Tech case, is reluctantly pulled back into the law when his friend’s 16-year-old son is arrested for a double homicide.
The series, produced by Paramount Television and Skydance Television, stars John Krasinski as Clancy’s CIA analyst and is billed as a “a reinvention with a modern sensibility” of the character.
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.