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Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams

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Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams is an upcoming science fiction television anthology series based on the works of Philip K. Dick.[1] The series will consist of ten standalone episodes based on Dick's work, written by both British and American writers, and will be broadcast on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom and Amazon Video in the United States.[2][3]

Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams
  1. Cast
Original language(s) English
Executive producer(s)
  • Ronald D. Moore
  • Michael Dinner
  • Bryan Cranston
  • James Degus
  • Isa Dick Hackett
  • Kalen Egan
  • Christopher Tricario
  • Maril Davis
  • David Kanter
  • Matt DeRoss
  • Lila Rawlings
  • Marigo Kehoe
Distributor Sony Pictures Television
Original network Channel 4
Amazon Video



The Commuter

The Impossible Planet

Crazy Diamond

Father Thing

Real Life

The Hood Maker

Kill All Others


The series was first set at AMC and Channel 4, before AMC pulled out, leading Channel 4 to announce the series.[2] In February 2017, it was announced that Amazon Video had bought the U.S. rights to the series.[3] The series will be produced by Sony Pictures Television with Ronald D. Moore, Michael Dinner, and Bryan Cranston serving as executive producers. Cranston will also star in one of the episodes.[2] The episode writers include Ronald D. Moore, Michael Dinner, Tony Grisoni, Jack Thorne, Matthew Graham, David Farr, Dee Rees, and Travis Beacham.[11] Jack Thorne will write "The Commuter", the first episode of the series, based on the short story of the same name, with Tom Harper directing the episode.[4]

List of episodesEdit

No. in
Title Directed by Teleplay by Based on Original air date
1 1 "The Commuter" Tom Harper Jack Thorne "The Commuter"
by Philip K. Dick
2 2 "Impossible Planet" David Farr David Farr "The Impossible Planet"
by Philip K. Dick


  1. ^ Jaafar, Ali (May 10, 2016). "Bryan Cranston To Star Electric Dreams: The World Of Philip K. Dick". 
  2. ^ a b c Lodderhose, Diana (May 10, 2016). "Bryan Cranston to Star in Philip K. Dick Series From 'Outlander's' Ron Moore". Variety. 
  3. ^ a b Littleton, Cynthia (February 14, 2017). "Amazon Grabs U.S. Rights to Bryan Cranston's 'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams' Anthology Series". Variety. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h Petski, Denise (March 21, 2017). "Timothy Spall To Star In 'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams' 'Commuter' Episode". 
  5. ^ a b c d Lodderhouse, Diana (April 7, 2017). "Jack Reynor & Benedict Wong To Star In 'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams' 'Impossible Planet' Episode". 
  6. ^ a b c d e f Mitchell, Robert (April 18, 2017). "Steve Buscemi, Greg Kinnear Enter 'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams'". Variety. 
  7. ^ a b Pedersen, Erik (May 3, 2017). "Anna Paquin & Terrence Howard To Guest On 'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams' For Amazon". 
  8. ^ a b c d Otterson, Joe (May 3, 2017). "Terrence Howard, Anna Paquin Join 'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams'". Variety. 
  9. ^ a b c d Gilyadov, Alex (May 18, 2017). "Richard Madden Joins Philip K. Dick: Electric Dreams Anthology TV Series". IGN. 
  10. ^ a b c d e Mitchell, Robert (May 24, 2017). "Vera Farmiga Joins Cast of Anthology Series 'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams'". Variety. 
  11. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (February 14, 2017). "'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams' TV Series From Ron Moore, Michael Dinner & Bryan Cranston Picked Up By Amazon". 

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