Prime Video released an official trailer for the upcoming dark comedy thriller ‘The Consultant.’ The show is a joint production between Amazon Studios and MGM Television with it set to stream the entire first season of eight episodes on the streaming service.
“Today, Prime Video debuted the official trailer and key art for The Consultant, starring Christoph Waltz in the titular role. The new full-length trailer sets up all eight episodes of the chilling and suspenseful new series, which will be available exclusively on Prime Video on February 24,” they said in a press release.
“Based on Bentley Little’s 2015 novel of the same name, the characters and story in this thrilling new series unfold in new and unexpected ways. The Consultant is a twisted, comedic-thriller series that explores the sinister relationship between boss and employee,” they added.
‘Spectre’ actor Christoph Waltz stars as the titular consultant Regus Patoff. He also is an executive producer for the show.
Waltz is joined in the cast by Nat Wolff (The Fault in our Stars) as Craig, Brittany O’Grady (Sometimes I Think About Dying) as Elaine, Aimee Carrero (The Legend of Vox Machina) as Patti, Sloane Avery as Sophie (iShine KNECT), Michael Charles Vaccaro (The Adventures of Captain Fantastic & Mega Mom), and Erin Ruth Walker (This Game’s Called Murder) as Amy.
You can watch the trailer below:
Amazon describes the synopsis as follows,
“When a new consultant, Regus Patoff (Christoph Waltz), is hired to improve the business at the app-based gaming company CompWare, employees experience new demands and challenges that put everything into question … including their lives.”
The creator, showrunner, and executive producer is Tony Basgallop who wrote the miniseries ‘To the Ends of the Earth.’ Matt Shakman, Steve Stark, Andrew Mittman, and Kai Dolbashian are co-executive producers from MGM.
Little is an award-winning horror writer.
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