Per Indiewire, Amazon has a new original series in the works. Yes, vampires abound in this new thriller series and from the looks of the trailer, it’s worth checking out Amazon subscribers.
“Our focus is to work with the content creators to be innovative and deliver a content experience only available on Amazon,” said James Farrell, who serves as Amazon Prime Video’s head of Asia Pacific content. “Right from the first episode customers will see something they haven’t seen before that’s awesome and different. With his unique voice and baroque style, Sono puts his mark on any genre.”
Tokyo Vampire Hotel is the story of humanity fighting for its very survival against the mythical bloodsuckers, the series stars Kaho, Shinnosuke Mitsushima, Ami Tomite, Yumi Adachi and Megumi Kagurazaka, who happens to be Sono’s wife. Jun Tsugita and Manabu Ikarimoto penned the screenplay; Tomohiro Kubo have Daisuke Matsuo have written and directed two episodes.