Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Peter Fonda Joins John Krasinski’s Amazon ‘Jack Ryan’ Series

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 4, 2017 @ 2:09 PM
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We thought perhaps John Krasinski’s Amazon take on Jack Ryan had finished its major cast, but with production looming, another major name joins the fray. Film icon Peter Fonda will join the series in a “key” role, beginning with the first episode.

John Krasinski’s Amazon ‘Jack Ryan’ Series Lands ‘Passengers’ Director

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 6, 2017 @ 4:55 PM
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Every director has both a Passengers and an Imitation Game in them somewhere, and let’s hope John Krasinski’s Amazon take on Jack Ryan skews more toward the latter. Passengers director Morten Tyldum will helm the first episode of the new series, which gets production underway in the coming months.

Abbie Cornish Joins John Krasinski’s Amazon ‘Jack Ryan’

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 3, 2016 @ 9:22 PM
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It’s taken awhile for Amazon’s Jack Ryan prequel series to get off the ground, and with John Krasinski in the title role, we’re finally starting to see more cast. First to join the newer, younger, funnier Jack Ryan is none other than Abbie Cornish in a leading role.

John Krasinski Says Amazon ‘Jack Ryan’ to Feature Movie Budget, ISIS

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 24, 2016 @ 6:44 PM
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Now that Amazon’s John Krasinski-starring Jack Ryan has a formal greenlight, it’s time to wonder what the new series brings to the table that decades of movies couldn’t. Krasinski himself offers a few hints, including movie-level budgets and stunts, and tackling a new ripped-from-the-headlines issue every year.

Tom Clancy’s ‘Jack Ryan’ Gets Official Amazon Series Order

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 16, 2016 @ 9:28 AM
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Just the other day saw Carlton Cuse’s Jack Ryan updating to reveal that John Krasinski would be allowed to keep things a bit light, but the project’s latest turn is no laughing matter. Amazon Tom Clancy drama Jack Ryan has an official series order, bringing the departed Office star back to the small screen to report for duty.

Don’t Worry, Amazon’s ‘Jack Ryan’ Will Let John Krasinski Be Funny

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick August 9, 2016 @ 10:50 PM
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Michael Bay’s 13 Hours definitely pushed John Krasinski a bit closer to action hero than Office-mate, but one wouldn’t hire the erstwhile Jim Halpert if not some of those classic camera-mugs, right? We’ll find out when Krasinski leads Amazon Tom Clancy drama Jack Ryan, as showrunner Carlton Cuse says the actor will “bring his particular brand of humor” to the CIA hero.

John Krasinski is ‘Jack Ryan’ in Amazon’s New Tom Clancy Series

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 29, 2016 @ 7:47 PM
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Former Office star John Krasinski has been skewing closer to action hero than TV desk jockey in recent years, and the next mission will offer a merry mix of both. Krasinski will return to TV (ish), taking the title role of Amazon’s new Tom Clancy CIA drama Jack Ryan.

Jack Ryan TV Series in Development With Carlton Cuse and Michael Bay

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by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 23, 2015 @ 12:10 PM
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The most recent attempt to bring Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan into the modern movie era didn’t quite garner keep Shadow Recruit in the spotlight, so where better to go than TV? Networks are reportedly competing for a new series based on the CIA super-analyst, as envisioned by LOST alum Carlton Cuse and Michael Bay.