Amazon To Premiere `Bosch' Series In February

Amazon said it will stream its first original drama series, Bosch, on Feb. 13, the over-the-top service said Wednesday.

The series, based on Michael Connelly’s Harry Bosch book series and stars Titus Welliver (pictured) as detective Harry Bosch, will be available to Amazon Prime subscribers on Friday, Feb. 13.

The 10-episode series follows Bosch as he chases down a killer who has confessed to a boy’s murder escapes custody and begins a murderous rampage across Los Angeles. The series also stars Jamie Hector (The Wire), Amy Aquino (Being Human), Lance Reddick (Fringe) and Annie Wershing (24,Extant).

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