Amazon Studios released a teaser for “Modern Love,” inspired by the popular New York Times column of the same name. The romantic comedy anthology series exploress love in all of its complicated and beautiful forms. Amazon stated that each standalone episode of the half-hour series “will bring some of the most beloved stories to life with a stellar cast ”
Season one includes Sofia Boutella (Kingsman: The Secret Service), Gary Carr (The Deuce, Downton Abbey), Olivia Cooke (Ready Player One), Emmy Award nominee Brandon Victor Dixon (Power), Emmy Award winner Tina Fey (30 Rock), Tony Award winner John Gallagher, Jr. (The Newsroom), Academy Award nominee Andy Garcia (Ocean’s Eleven), Emmy Award nominee Julia Garner (Ozark), Academy Award winner Anne Hathaway (Ocean’s Eight), Academy Award nominee Catherine Keener (Get Out), Cristin Milioti (Black Mirror), Academy Award nominee Dev Patel (Lion), Andrew Scott (Fleabag), Emmy Award nominee John Slattery (Mad Men) and Shea Whigham (Homecoming).
John Carney (Once, Sing Street) serves as writer, director, and executive producer on the project. Additionally, Sharon Horgan (Catastrophe, Divorce), Tom Hall (Sensation) and Emmy Rossum (Shameless) directed episodes of the series.
Horgan directed the Tina Fey-John Slattery led episode, which she also penned. Hall also wrote his episode and Rossum will direct an episode written by the late Audrey Wells (Under the Tuscan Sun, The Hate U Give).
Todd Hoffman executive produces alongside Carney and Trish Hofmann serves as co-executive producer. Sam Dolnick and Choire Sicha of The New York Times also serve as executive producers and Modern Love column editor Daniel Jones serves as consulting producer.
Fans of the genre can watch the official teaser trailer below, thanks to an upload from Amazon.
Modern Love is produced by Amazon Studios, Storied Media Group and The New York Times.
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