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John Krasinski Celebrates ‘Jack Ryan’ Debut Aboard the Battleship Iowa

With fireworks of course

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The cast of “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan” celebrated the series’ launch on Amazon Prime Video this week. The stars shared the red carpet premiere event with LA Fleet Week, with everyone aboard the historic Battleship Iowa. Select members of the cast including John Krasinski (“Jack Ryan”), Wendell Pierce (“James Greer”), Dina Shihabi (“Hanin Ali Suleiman”), Ali Suliman (“Mousa Bin Suleiman”), John Hoogenakker (“Matice”), Haaz Sleiman (“Ali”), Mena Massoud (“Tarek Kassar”), and Matt McCoy (“Dr. Daniel Nadler”) were in attendance, along with the Creators and Showrunners Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland.

The celebration was open to 200 active, uniformed sailors, along with Amazon executives, LA city officials, LA Fleet Week and US Navy VIPs, and the press. The special event included a screening of the pilot episode with a fireworks show, all aboard the Battleship Iowa.

You can find Season 1 of “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan” here on Amazon, if you want to watch it now or add it to your watch-list to remind yourself to stream it later.

It has been a busy week for Amazon, the studio officially launched “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan” on the Amazon Prime Video service. The show centers on Jack Ryan, an up-and-coming CIA analyst thrust into a dangerous field assignment for the first time. The series follows the titular character as he uncovers a pattern in terrorist communication that launches him into the center of a dangerous gambit with a new breed of terrorism that threatens destruction on a global scale.

The one-hour, eight-episode dramatic series stars John Krasinski (A Quiet Place, 13 Hours) as Jack Ryan, as well as Wendell Pierce (The Wire) as James Greer and Abbie Cornish (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri) as Cathy Mueller. It is executive produced by Carlton Cuse (Lost, Bates Motel) and Graham Roland (Fringe, Prison Break), who created the series for television and serve as showrunners, Krasinski, Academy Award nominated director Morten Tyldum (The Imitation Game) who also directed the pilot and Michael Bay’s Platinum Dunes.

Executive producing the series with Bay at Platinum Dunes are Andrew Form (A Quiet Place, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) and Brad Fuller (A Quiet Place, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.) Additionally, Daniel Sackheim, (The Americans), Mace Neufeld (Patriot Games, Clear and Present Danger, The Sum of All Fears and Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit.) and Skydance’s David Ellison, Dana Goldberg(Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, Star Trek Beyond) and Marcy Ross (Grace and Frankie, Altered Carbon) also executive produce the series with Lindsey Springer and Allyson Seeger serving as a co-executive producers.

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan is currently available globally on Prime Video.