Logan Lerman on the “Cathartic” Series Finale of ‘Hunters’
[This story includes major spoilers to Hunters season two.] Logan Lerman went from portraying Jonah Heidelbaum as an innocent 19-year-old to a cold-blooded Nazi hunter in season one of Hunters. In the show’s second and final season, a now-grown Jonah goes on one last mission to find and take down Adolf Hitler, who he learns […]
‘Hunters’ Creator on Telling an Urgent Story of Antisemitism and Neo-Nazism in Season 2
[This story includes major spoilers for Hunters season two.] Adolf Hitler is brought to justice in the season two finale of Hunters. The final season of the Amazon drama tracks the group of Nazi hunters coming back together from separate paths in Europe in order to go after Hitler, who has been hiding at a […]
‘Hunters’ Trailer Shows Group Working to “Bring Hitler to Justice” in Final Season
The group of Hunters is once again teaming up to search for history’s most infamous Nazi, in the newly released trailer for the second season of Prime Video’s Hunters. Nearly three years after the premiere of the first season, Al Pacino, Logan Lerman, Jerrika Hinton, Lena Olin, Josh Radnor, Tiffany Boone, Carol Kane, Louis Ozawa, […]
Al Pacino Returns in the ‘Hunters’ Season 2 Teaser
Hunters goes international in a new teaser for its second and final season. The one-minute look at the show’s upcoming season reveals the return of Al Pacino’s Meyer Offerman, as well as his former fellow hunters. “Let me live, and I will bring you the biggest prize you could imagine: Adolf Hitler,” Dylan Baker’s Biff […]
Marvel’s ‘Blade’ Movie Finds Its Writer in ‘Watchmen’ Scribe (Exclusive)
Stacy Osei-Kuffour, a New York playwright who moved to Los Angeles, will now write the project that has Oscar-winner Mahershala Ali attached to star as the horror hero.
‘Hunters’ Renewed for Season 2 at Amazon
Amazon is going to hunt more Nazis. The retail giant/streamer has handed out a second-season renewal for 1970s-set Hunters, from showrunner David Weil. While the freshman season starred Al Pacino, Logan Lerman and Jerrika Hinton as a team of Nazi hunters, the streamer has not confirmed any casting for the drama's sophomore run. Still, Weil […]
“It Was a Scene That I Feared”: Film Cinematographers Who Took on TV Shows Talk Challenges, Inspirations
The DPs behind movies from 'Blue ?Velvet' to 'The ?Social? Network' are among this season's Emmy contenders: "It was always a feature film we were making."
Critic’s Notebook: The Pleasures of Peak Jewish TV
Shows like 'The Plot Against America,' 'Unorthodox' and 'Hunters' are bringing an exhilarating and enriching specificity to traditionally broad, generic small-screen Jewish storytelling.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Trump’s Coronavirus Reaction Reminds of ‘Hunters’ Nazi Conspiracy
In Amazon’s enthralling thriller series, Hunters, leftover German Nazis from WWII are living the high life in America while planning a Fourth Reich built around a biological attack aimed at killing the poor, particularly people of color. Race- and class-cleansing made easy.
‘Hunters’ Stars Ponder the Moral Question at the Center of Their Nazi Hunter Amazon Drama
Al Pacino and Logan Lerman star in the Prime Video drama, which features a comic book-inspired tone not found in traditional media about the Holocaust in a series that creator David Weil dedicates to his Auschwitz survivor grandmother.
‘TV’s Top 5’: An Interview With the Creator of Amazon’s Nazi-Hunting Drama
Welcome to another episode of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter‘s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the week in TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners and executive guests and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or skip, as the […]
‘Hunters’: TV Review
Executive produced by Jordan Peele, Amazon's 1970s-set Al Pacino drama 'Hunters' is less a straightforward chronicle of Nazi-hunting and more flashy Jewsploitation.