Amazon today announced three new shows for its 2016 comedy pilot season. One is “I Love Dick” about a couple’s marital struggles in the artistic and academic community os a small Texas town. Another is “Jean-Claude Van Johnson in which martial arts film star Jean-Claude Van Damme operates under an alias to serve as the most dangerous undercover private contractor in the world.
The most interesting though is “The Tick,” the new take on the offbeat and dark superhero tale based on the acclaimed comic. The streaming service has also released the first photos from the series which you can see below. All three pilots will debut August 19 in the US, UK, Germany, Austria, and Japan. Amazon customers are invited to stream and review the pilots in order to help choose the next Amazon Original Series that are then available to Prime members.