Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan (2018): S01E01 – Pilot


Introduction

Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan (also known simply as Jack Ryan), is an American political action thriller television series, based on characters from the fictional “Ryanverse” created by Tom Clancy, that premiered on 31 August 2018, on Amazon Prime Video.

The series was created by Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland. Cuse serves as an executive producer alongside John Krasinski, Michael Bay, and Mace Neufeld, among others. Krasinski also stars in the series as the title character, making him the fifth actor to portray the character after Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck, and Chris Pine from the film series.

Part of the Jack Ryan Franchise.

Outline

Low-level CIA financial analyst Jack Ryan comes to believe that $9 million of unusual financial transactions are connected to a new Yemeni terrorist named Suleiman. Jack meets medical doctor Cathy Mueller at a social function before he is collected by helicopter and then taken via a plane to Yemen by James Greer, his new boss in the Terror, Finance, and Arms Division (T-FAD) of the CIA. The man seemingly responsible for the payments and his assumed bodyguard are being interrogated when the American base is attacked by rebels/militia. The attackers then rescue the bodyguard, who an injured Jack then realises is Suleiman.

Cathy Mueller is an eye surgeon in the novels.

Jack Ryan Series

You can find a full index and overview of the Jack Ryan Franchise here.

You can find a full index and overview of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan TV Series here.

Production & Filming Details

  • Release Date: 31 August 2018.
  • Running Time: 40-64 minutes.
  • Rating: 15.
  • Country: US.
  • Language: English.

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