Set to executive produce Ryan's small-screen adventures are Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland, who wrote the pilot based on a story he and Cuse developed. The latest installment in the franchise is to be shot in the United States, Europe and Africa. Paramount TV and Skydance are co-producing the project.
"We're excited to add the Jack Ryan global franchise to our robust originals pipeline," Roy Price, head of Amazon Studios, said in a statement. "Our customers will enjoy a compelling adaptation of the action-packed spy-thriller, book series, further raising the bar for the quality level of storytelling that has made Prime Video a leading destination for content."
"The series follows Ryan as he uncovers a pattern in terrorist communication that launches him into the center of a dangerous gambit with a new breed of terrorism that threatens destruction on a global scale," a synopsis said.
Krasinski recently welcomed his second child with his wife, actress Emily Blunt, and will soon be seen in the movie The Hollars.