Transparent creator Jill Soloway’s new series I Love Dick will premiere on Amazon Prime Video on Friday 12th May 2017 it has been announced.
The series is adapted from Chris Kraus’ 1997 cult classic and stars Kevin Bacon (The Following) and Kathryn Hahn (Bad Moms).
Chris (Kathryn Hahn) is a frustrated New York filmmaker who finds herself marooned in Marfa, Texas, where her academic husband, Sylvère (Griffin Dunne), has a writing residency. Amid the dusty silence, art snobs, and tumbleweeds, she meets renowned scholar Dick (Kevin Bacon). An infuriating and beguiling exchange with this enigmatic, macho character unleashes in her a dramatic awakening.
I Love Dick is set to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on Monday 23rd January. Kevin Bacon, Kathryn Hahn, Griffin Dunne, India Menuez, Lilly Mojekwu, Roberta Colindrez, Jill Soloway, Co-Creator Sarah Gubbins and other cast and crew will be attendance.
The series is executive produced by Jill Soloway (Transparent), Andrea Sperling (Transparent), Victor Hsu (Transparent), and Gubbins (Ten Aker Wood).
The pilot is available to stream now on Amazon Prime Video.