Growing up as a young Jewish boy in Long Island, N.Y., “Hunters” creator David Weil used to hear a lot of stories about his grandmother’s time during the Holocaust. She was a survivor, and what she described felt to him then “like the stuff of comic books and superheroes,” he said at the Television Critics Assn. press tour panel for the show Tuesday.
“Utopia Falls” will launch on Feb. 14, Hulu announced in partnership with Sonar Entertainment. Set in a reimagined future, the series follows a group of teens chosen to compete in the prestigious Exemplar performing arts competition in the colony of New Babyl.
Amazon has set Friday, February 21 for the premiere of Hunters (fka The Hunt), its highly-anticipated conspiracy thriller series starring Al Pacino and executive produced by Jordan Peele. The streaming service also released the official trailer (see above) and key art (below).