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John Krasinski's 'Jack Ryan' Greenlit By Amazon

John Krasinski's 'Jack Ryan' Greenlit By Amazon

John Krasinski‘s Jack Ryan television series has been officially picked up by Amazon!

The 36-year-old actor will star as the title character in the 10-episode season from Carlton Cuse, Michael Bay, Paramount and Skydance.

Jack Ryan is a popular book series created by author Tom Clancy, has been made into several films starring Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck, and Chris Pine.

“We’re excited to add the Jack Ryan global franchise to our robust originals pipeline,” Amazon Studios head Roy Price said in a statement (via THR). “Our customers will enjoy a compelling adaptation of the action-packed spy thriller book series, further raising the bar for the quality level of storytelling that has made Prime Video a leading destination for content.”

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