Coyote
GenreCrime drama
Created by
Written by
  • David Graziano
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6
Production
Executive producers
Production companies
DistributorSony Pictures Television
Release
Original networkParamount+
Original releaseJanuary 7, 2021 (2021-01-07)

Coyote is an American crime drama television series created by David Graziano, Michael Carnes and Josh Gilbert.[1][2] The series stars Michael Chiklis and premiered on CBS All Access on January 7, 2021.[3][4][5]

Premise

After 32 years of working as a Border Patrol agent, Ben Clemens is forced to work for the people he spent his career trying to keep out of the United States.

Cast

Episodes

No.Title [8]Directed byWritten by [8]Original release date [9]
1"Call of the Void"Michelle MacLarenMichael Carnes & Josh Gilbert & David GrazianoJanuary 7, 2021 (2021-01-07)
2"Silver or Lead"Michelle MacLarenMichael Carnes & Josh Gilbert & David GrazianoJanuary 7, 2021 (2021-01-07)
3"Sin of Origin"Guy FerlandDavid Graziano & Maria Renee PrudencioJanuary 7, 2021 (2021-01-07)
4"Juan Doe"Guy FerlandDavid Graziano & Katrina Cabrera OrtegaJanuary 7, 2021 (2021-01-07)
5"King Tide"Stephen KayMichael Carnes & David GrazianoJanuary 7, 2021 (2021-01-07)
6"Plaza De Nada"Stephen KayJosh Gilbert & Kseniya MelnikJanuary 7, 2021 (2021-01-07)

Production

Development

Development of the series was first announced on May 1, 2019.[10] On June 26, 2019, it was reported that Paramount Network had given a 10-episode straight-to-series order to Coyote.[11][12][13] On November 19, 2020, it was announced that the series will debut on CBS All Access rather than Paramount Network.[7][14]

Filming

Filming occurred in Baja California in January 2020.[15][16]

Critical response

Review aggregator Metacritic gave the series a score of 65 out of 100, indicating "generally favorable reviews", based on 8 professional critics.[17]

References

  1. ^ Baxter, Joseph (1 May 2019). "Michael Chiklis to Star on Paramount Network Series Coyote". Den of Geek. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b Goldberg, Lesley (19 November 2020). "Michael Chiklis Drama 'Coyote' Moves to CBS All Access From Paramount Network". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ a b c d e Butler, Karen (21 November 2020). "Michael Chiklis' 'Coyote' to debut on Jan. 7". United Press International. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ Flook, Ray (19 November 2020). "Coyote: CBS All Access Sets Michael Chiklis Border Drama for January". Bleeding Cool. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ Colburn, Randall (30 November 2020). "Rejoice, for Michael Chiklis is back to bust some heads". The A.V. Club. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (16 June 2019). "'Coyote' U.S-Mexico Border Drama Starring Michael Chiklis Gets Series Order at Paramount Network". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 11 December 2020.
  7. ^ a b c Thorne, Will (19 November 2020). "Michael Chiklis Drama 'Coyote' Moves From Paramount Network to CBS All Access". Variety. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ a b "Coyote". Writers Guild of America West. Retrieved December 17, 2020.
  9. ^ "Coyote – Listings". The Futon Critic. Retrieved December 17, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  10. ^ Otterson, Joe (1 May 2019). "Michael Chiklis to Star in Drama Series 'Coyote' in Development at Paramount Network". Variety. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  11. ^ Yeoman, Kevin (26 June 2019). "Coyote: Paramount Network Orders Border Drama Starring Michael Chiklis". Screen Rant. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  12. ^ Woo, Kelly (26 June 2019). "Paramount Network Orders Michael Chiklis Drama 'Coyote'". Moviefone. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  13. ^ TV News Desk (26 June 2019). "Paramount Network Greenlights COYOTE Starring Michael Chiklis". BroadwayWorld. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  14. ^ Maas, Jennifer (19 November 2020). "Michael Chiklis Drama 'Coyote' Moves From Paramount Network to CBS All Access". TheWrap. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  15. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (14 January 2020). "Michael Chiklis On Playing A Hardened Border Patrol Agent Who Goes Soft In Paramount Network's 'Coyote'; Watch The First Teaser – TCA". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  16. ^ Rice, Lynette (14 January 2020). "Get a first look at Michael Chiklis' new Paramount Network drama Coyote". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 11 December 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  17. ^ "Coyote - TV Show Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved February 27, 2021.