Sneaky Pete a thirty-something con man who, upon leaving prison, on the run from a vicious gangster takes cover from his past by assuming the identity of his cellmate. He begins working at Pete's family run bail bond business that threatens to drag him into a world just as dangerous as the one he's trying to escape, he secretly uses this as a cover to help catch bigger criminals then he ever was. He works alongside his beautiful cousin who is not too sure what his underlying motives are.
As business flags, tensions rise between Pete's grandparents, Otto and Audrey. Marius proposes a risky play to help Julia manage a dangerous client, but when they encounter problems, the "cousins" must rely on Audrey's expertise. While evading a myst
Amazon announced today that Sneaky Pete has been renewed for a second season. The good news comes just days after the drama released its full first season on the streaming service, where a strong start helped it earn today's early pickup. Word is the show had Amazon's second-most streamed opening day of any of its other original scripted series, with The Man in the High Castle holding top honors there.
Sneaky Pete originally debuted its pilot episode back in August of 2015 to gauge audience reception, as Amazon does with many of its original series. Positive feedback resulted in a full season order a month later, but production was eventually pushed back due to the departure of co-creator and showrunner David Shore.
The story of Sneaky Pete follows a con man who is on the run from a dangerous gangster. Recently released from jail, he assumes the identity of his prison cellmate in order to stay hidden from his past.