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'Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan' Amazon series to feature Hamilton watch

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The Jakarta Post

Jakarta  /  Thu, August 30, 2018  /  11:03 am
'Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan' Amazon series to feature Hamilton watch

'Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan', which stars American actor John Krasinski, is set to feature a Hamilton watch to be worn by the titular character. (Courtesy of Hamilton/File)

The action series Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan starring American actor John Krasinski is set to debut on Amazon Prime Video on Aug. 31. 

Watch brand Hamilton features its Khaki Field Auto Chrono timepiece, worn by leading man Krasinski, who takes on the role of Jack Ryan.

"Rugged, robust and ready for anything, the watch draws on Hamilton's rich military history," the watchmaker said in a statement ahead of the series premiere. 

The watch features 42-millimeter stainless steel that is PVD coated in full black along with a sporty black rubber strap to complete the look. It also boasts a Swiss-made H-21 automatic movement with 60 hours of power reserve, as well as chronograph and day-date functions. 

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Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan, co-produced by Paramount Television and Skydance Television, is an adaptation of the Tom Clancy hero. 

The series follows the titular character Jack Ryan, an up-and-coming Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) analyst who is thrust into a dangerous field assignment for the first time, where he uncovers a pattern in terrorist communication among a new breed of terrorism that threatens destruction on a global scale. 

The one-hour, eight episode political thriller also stars Wendell Pierce as James Greer and Abbie Cornish as Cathy Mueller. (liz/wng)