Latest Amazon Studios Project: Orange Curtain

Amazon Studios, the original content effort run by out of Los Angeles, said today that the latest project added to its development slate is "Orange Curtain", focused on gun runners who live in Orange County, set against the backdrop of the 1992 riots in Los Angeles. Amazon said it the script comes with a $10,000 option extension payment. The new project was created by Robert Moreno and Jason Stentz. Amazon has been looking to tap into the creative talent in Los Angeles, by soliciting scripts that they can turn into original content for its streaming video service. The company has been using crowdsourcing, contents, and more to spur entries and submissions to the program.