Not impressed by the latest slate of network shows, but still looking for something to watch this winter? It might be time to head to Amazon, where 13 brand new shows are now streaming for the company’s 2015 pilot season. As before, viewers will be able to provide feedback in order to decide which shows get picked up for a full season.
The shows vying for your attention this year include:
- Cocked, a dark comedy starring Sam Trammell of True Blood fame
- Down Dog, a show about a deadbeat yoga instructor
- Mad Dogs, an adaptation of a UK drama about a group of middle-aged friends
- The Man in the High Castle, based on Philip K. Dick’s alternate timeline story of the Allies losing WWII
- The New Yorker Presents, bringing fiction and non-fiction stories from the magazine to life
- Point of Honor, an hour-long Civil War drama written by Carlton Cuse (showrunner of Lost)
- Salem Rogers, a comedy about a supermodel who has recently gotten out of rehab
There are also six pilots aimed at children which are making their debut this week as well.
Earlier this week, Amazon made waves when its breakout original show from 2014, Transparent, won the Golden Globe for Best Musical or Comedy TV Series. If the service wasn’t attracting enough interesting content already, Amazon can be sure that everyone in the industry is paying attention now.
Click here to watch all thirteen of the new pilots from Amazon right now.