New episodes starring Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James
May—the three celebrated hosts from one of the world’s most popular TV
shows—to be released every Friday for 12 weeks, only on Amazon Prime
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 16, 2016--
(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Today, Amazon has announced the highly anticipated launch
date of the new Amazon Original series The Grand Tour with Jeremy
Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May. New episodes will be
released weekly on Amazon Prime Video, every Friday beginning November
18, exclusively for Prime members.
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The first episode of The Grand Tour will feature Jeremy, James
and Richard in their first studio tent recording in California, which is
being filmed later this month.
“Customers have been desperate to find out when they can watch their
favorite team back on screen, so we are very excited to announce the
launch date of one of the most globally anticipated shows of 2016,” said
Jay Marine, Vice President of Amazon Prime Video EU. “The guys have been
having a blast filming the show around the world and we can’t wait for
fans to see it weekly beginning November 18, only on Amazon Prime Video.”
Prime members can watch The Grand Tour via the Amazon Video app
for TVs, connected devices including Fire TV, mobile devices and online
For a list of all Amazon Video compatible devices, visit www.amazon.com/howtostream.
Jeremy, Richard and James have committed to three series of The Grand
Tour as part of a landmark global TV deal and for the last year, the
team have been traveling the world filming this first series in exciting
locations across the globe. Their Grand Tour also includes studio
audience recordings filmed in front of a live audience in their giant
traveling tent. The team has already brought the tent to Johannesburg
and will be heading to California later this month. Stay tuned for more
worldwide tent locations, coming soon.
Fans can follow The Grand Tour on Facebook (www.facebook.com/thegrandtour)
and Twitter (www.twitter.com/thegrandtour)
and at www.amazon.com/thegrandtour
to be the first to get news about the show and future locations.
The Grand Tour joins Prime Video’s lineup of award-winning and
critically-acclaimed TV shows and movies, which includes series like Mr.
Robot, Downton Abbey, The Americans, Orphan Black, and Amazon
Original Series and Movies from Amazon Studios like Transparent, The
Man in the High Castle and kid series Tumble Leaf, and
Chi-Raq. Prime members can choose to stream or download from Prime
Video, to make keeping up with their new favorite shows effortless,
whether on the move or at home.
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