Woody Allen's Amazon series to debut next month


Woody Allen's first small-screen series will debut on Amazon at the end of next month.

The streaming service announced a September 30 air-date for the series and announced the title: Crisis In Six Scenes.

Miley Cyrus

The comedy, set during the upheaval of the 1960s, focuses on a suburban family dealing with the chaos brought by a visitor, with a cast including Woody, Miley Cyrus and Elaine May.

It's one of several new comedies to be released on the service this autumn, including Fleabag, written by and starring Brit Phoebe Waller-Bridge, and currently showing on BBC Three.

BBC Three comedy Fleabag, starring Phoebe Waller-Bridge, will arrive in September (Luke Varley/Two Brothers Pictures Ltd/BBC)

The comedy about modern life in London will arrive on Amazon on September 16, while comedian Tig Notaro's One Mississippi, inspired by events in her life, will debut on September 9.

Amazon also revealed the return date for Transparent, the Golden Globe and Emmy-winning transgender-themed comedy starring Jeffrey Tambor.

Transparent's Jeffrey Tambor (Chris Pizzello/AP/PA)

It's third season will be back on September 23 while Red Oaks, the 1980s-set country club sitcom, is back in November and the third series of Mozart In The Jungle returns in December.