Amazon’s “Citadel” Draws Big Launch Numbers

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The long-in-the-works and highly costly world spy thriller play “Citadel” is connected way to person nan biggest debut to day for a bid connected Amazon Prime based connected an original IP.

Amazon Studios caput Jennifer Salke wrote connected Instagram successful a station coming that nan bid debut, which hails from Amazon Studios and nan Russo Brothers’ AGBO accumulation company, has “attracted 1 of nan largest world audiences successful nan history of Prime Video – specified an unthinkable capacity for caller and original IP.”

Salke did not elaborate further but Deadline indicates from accumulation sources that nan motorboat numbers for nan bid debut are down only Prime Video’s “The Lord of nan Rings: The Rings of Power”. That show premiered pinch much than 25 cardinal viewers successful its first day, according to Amazon astatine nan time.

The Citadel series’ Twitter relationship indicates nan show is Amazon Prime Video’s number-one title successful astir 200 countries and territories. The show, which boasts an estimated $300 cardinal fund pursuing extended reshoots, launched pinch 2 episodes connected April 28th.

Richard Madden, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Stanley Tucci and Lesley Manville lead nan formed of nan six-episode series, which is generating section connection outer bid spinoffs successful India, Italy and Mexico that will spot section stars successful cardinal roles.

Source: Deadline