The bestseller "Periphery" by William Gibson becomes the Amazon Original Series. Amazon Studios produces The Peripheral in collaboration with critically acclaimed Emmy and Academy Award winning writers, producers and directors Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, their company Kilter Films and Warner Bros.
The drama series casts a dazzling, hallucinatory look at the fate of humanity – and what lies behind it. The Periphery is the smart, ambitious Flynne Fisher, doomed to die, with no future – until the future calls for it.
"William Gibson invented the future thirty-five years ago, and with peripherals he gives us an expanded view and his vision is as clear, intoxicating and frightening as ever," said Nolan and Joy supporting Vincenzo and Scott's vision to bring Gibson's work to the screen , "
"We are pleased to announce Periphery as our first project with Jonah, Lisa, Athena and their talented team at Kilter Films," said Jennifer Salke, director of Amazon Studios. "This story requires a masterly talent to bring the science fiction thriller of acclaimed author William Gibson to life. We are pleased to partner with Warner Bros. Television, Oscar-nominated writer Scott B. Smith and Vincenzo Natali to bring this fantastic new series to our worldwide Prime Video customers. "
Periphery comes from Amazon Studios and Warner Bros. Television in collaboration with Kilter Films. Performing producers include the creator and showrunner Scott B. Smith (A Simple Plan), the director Vincenzo Natali (In Tall Grass), Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy (Westworld), Athena Wickham (Westworld), and Steven Hoban (In Tall Grass).