That was a quick turnaround time. The pilot episode of Zombieland just started filming recently, and has already released it over their instant video service. If you're an Amazon Prime member, you have the ability to watch the pilot episode right now!

As previously mentioned, customer feedback will determine if more episodes will be produced. To watch the episode, visit:

Zombieland Season 1, Ep. 1 "Pilot"- An Amazon Original series: Four survivors are killin' zombies and searching for a place to call home. At least they have each other. Based on the movie of the same name, and written and produced by the original creative team. We'd love to know what you thought of this show. Tell us at

If you'd like a preview of the series, we've included the official trailer below. For those that missed the earlier news, here's the original announcement from Amazon:

SEATTLE—March 25, 2013—Amazon Studios, the original movie and series production arm of, today announced it will add cult classic Zombieland to the line-up of pilots already in production for Prime Instant Video. Zombieland, which is the seventh comedy pilot added to Amazon’s pilot line-up, will be made available (along with the other six comedy pilots and six children’s pilots) for free on Amazon Instant Video and LOVEFiLM UK. Customers are invited to view the pilots and then review them on the site; customer feedback will help determine which of the 13 pilots Amazon Studios will make into full-season productions, to air on Prime Instant Video.

“Zombieland is a fan favorite and we can’t wait to see where this story line goes in a serialized format,” said Roy Price, Director of Amazon Studios. “We’ve been announcing a lot of exciting exclusive content for Prime Instant Video, like Downton Abbey, Under the Dome, and Justified, and we think adding original shows to that lineup is going to make Prime even more enticing for customers.”

Zombieland is based on the hit Columbia Pictures movie of the same name, and finds four survivors outwitting zombies and searching for a place to call home. The Zombieland pilot comes from the feature film’s original creative team, writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick (G.I. Joe: Retaliation, The Joe Schmo Show), and producer Gavin Polone (Gilmore Girls, Curb Your Enthusiasm). Eli Craig (Tucker and Dale vs Evil) is directing the pilot.

The part of Tallahassee will be played by Kirk Ward (The Island), Maiara Walsh (Desperate Housewives, Switched at Birth,) is cast as Wichita, Tyler Ross (Milkshake) will play Columbus, and Izabela Vidovic has the role of Little Rock.