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Amazon Orders Animated Series ‘Undone’

This Marks Amazon's First Direct-to-Series Animated Show

Amazon Studios has greenlit “Undone” – a direct-to-series animated show co-created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg (“BoJack Horseman”) and Kate Purdy (“BoJack Horseman”). The series is in pre-production and expected to premiere in 2019 on Prime Video in over 200 countries and territories exclusively for Prime Members.
 
“Undone” is a half-hour animated dramedy that explores the elastic nature of reality through its central character, Alma, slated to be played by Rosa Salazar (“Alita: Battle Angel”). After getting into a near fatal car accident, Alma discovers she has a new relationship with time and uses this ability to find out the truth about her father’s death. Also slated to join the cast is An gelique Cabral (“Life in Pieces”) as Alma’s younger sister.  
 
“Undone” will be produced by Michael Eisner’s Tornante Company with Noel Bright (“BoJack Horseman”), Steven A. Cohen (“Bojack Horseman”) and Tommy Pallotta (“A Scanner Darkly”) executive producing along with Bob-Waksberg and Purdy. Dutch artist Hisko Hulsing (“Montage of Heck”) will oversee the production design.
 

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of weekly column “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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