Z: The Beginning of Everything is an American period drama television series created by Dawn Prestwich and Nicole Yorkin for Amazon Studios that debuted on November 5, 2015. It is based on Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald by Therese Anne Fowler. The series presents a fictionalized version of the life of American socialite and writer Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald (Christina Ricci) in the 1920s. The first season covers her marriage to the author F. Scott Fitzgerald -- who had yet to become famous for his work -- and the subsequent marital tensions that arose from their lifestyle full of partying and alcohol.
The first season was released on January 27, 2017. On April 27, 2017 it was revealed that Amazon has ordered a second season.