The Matt Bomer and Kelsey Grammer fronted period drama The Last Tycoon will receive its UK premiere on Amazon Prime Video UK on Friday July 28th, it has been announced.
The Last Tycoon is inspired by the life of legendary film mogul Irving Thalberg and follows Hollywood’s Golden Boy, Monroe Stahr as he battles father figure and boss, Pat Brady for the soul of their studio. In a world darkened by the Great Depression and the growing international influence of Hitler’s Germany, The Last Tycoon illuminates the passions, violence, and towering ambition of 1930’s Hollywood.
The drama series, which is an adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s unfinished novel, is a co-production between Amazon Studios and Sony’s recently re-launched TriStar Television and stars Kelsey Grammer, Matt Bomer, Lily Collins, Rosemarie DeWitt and Dominique McElligott. Jennifer Beals guest stars. Billy Ray penned the scripts and directed multiple episodes. He also serves as an executive producer alongside Christopher Keyser. Joshua D. Maurer, Alixandre Witlin, David A. Stern and Scott Hornbacher.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.