city of studiosthe little-engine-that-could-create The bold and the beautiful actor Sean Kanan, is back for a second season on Amazon Prime today.
“I’m incredibly proud of Studio City and what we accomplished in Season 1,” Kanan said. “It was a project that, through the hard work of a talented set of creatives, came to fruition and won the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Limited Series. We are thrilled to bring you Season 2.”
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The first 11 episodes of the digital drama dropped in 2019 and continued in 2020. It tells the story of Sam Stevens (Kanan), a longtime soap opera actor starring in the second most-watched daytime drama, flaming hearts, as he struggles to retain his No. 1 spot on the show while trying to break into feature films and navigate his complicated personal life.
Kanan worked on the digital series while maintaining his day job – playing Deacon Sharpe on Guest rooms since 1990.
In addition to Kanan, the Season 2 cast includes Carolyn Hennesy, Tristan Rogers, Anna Maria-Horsford, Juliet Vega, Philip P. Bruenn, Justin Torkildsen, Natalie Burn, Erin Soto, Lilly Melgar, Will Roberts, and Scott Turner Schofield. Rogers, a longtime soap opera star, won his first Emmy in 2020 for playing Doc in the digital drama.
Season 2 consists of six episodes and was filmed at Kevin Hart’s studio in Van Nuys and a private residence in Malibu.
city of studios was created by Kanan and Jason Antognoli. Timothy Woodward, Jr. serves as showrunner and director. Sean Kanan, Michele Kanan, and Timothy Woodward, Jr. serve as writers and executive producers.