Garry Trudeau puts “Doonesbury” on hiatus to focus on renewed “Alpha House” for Amazon Studios

Alpha House, one of Amazon Studio’s first TV series, has proven successful enough that creator Garry Trudeau has had to shelve the previous creation he’s still better known for: His comic strip, Doonesbury. Alpha House stars John Goodman, Mark Consuelos, Clark Johnson and Matt Malloy as four U.S. Senators sharing a single home in Washington, D.C., as their home away from their home states while working in the Capitol. Amazon Studios produced and released 11 episodes over the winter — the first three episodes for free online, the rest available only to subscribers. An announcement is forthcoming today on...

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