Apple Plans Adaptation of ‘Slow Horses’ Espionage Novels for Apple TV+ With Gary Oldman as Lead

Two weeks after Apple TV+ debuted, Apple today greenlit a new drama series called “Slow Horses” for its streaming service. The show is based on a book series of the same name by author Mick Herron, and will star Gary Oldman (via The Hollywood Reporter). Image by Tasos Katopodis/WireImage via …

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Bloomberg: Apple Considering Bundling Apple Music, TV+, and News+ as Early as 2020

Apple is considering bundling its subscription services as early as 2020, including Apple Music, Apple TV+, and Apple News+, according to Bloomberg. The report indicates that Apple has included a provision in its contract with Apple News+ publishers that permits Apple to bundle News+ with its other services if it …

Apple Shares New Trailer for Upcoming Apple TV+ Show ‘Servant’

Apple this evening shared a new trailer for its upcoming Apple TV+ show “Servant,” which is set to come out in just over two weeks. This particular clip shows a doll maker creating Jericho, the lifelike fake baby that plays a starring role in the show. [embedded content] “Servant” will …

Former HBO CEO Richard Plepler in Talks With Apple About Apple TV+ Production Deal

Former HBO CEO and chairman Richard Plepler is in talks with Apple about an exclusive Apple TV+ production deal, reports Deadline. Plepler is planning to launch a production company and is currently negotiating a deal that would land him with Apple, producing content for Apple’s streaming television service. Image credit: …

Apple Shares Featurette on Making of ‘Ghostwriter’ Apple TV+ Show

Apple this morning shared a new “First Look” featurette covering “Ghostwriter,” one of the TV shows that launched on Apple TV+ when it became available in early November. “Ghostwriter” on ‌Apple TV‌+ is a remake of the of the original “Ghostwriter” series that aired on PBS from 1992 to 1995. …

Apple TV+ Drama Series ‘Truth Be Told’ Premieres in Los Angeles Ahead of December 6 Debut

Apple premiered its limited drama series “Truth Be Told” at The Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Los Angeles, California, on Monday night. Octavia SpencerSet to debut on Apple TV+ next month, the show stars Octavia Spencer in the role of Poppy Parnell, a podcaster who aims to reopen a murder case …

Adam Scott Cast as Lead in Upcoming Apple TV+ Thriller ‘Severance’

Actor Adam Scott has been cast as the lead in Apple’s latest project for Apple TV+, called “Severance” (via The Hollywood Reporter). The show is described as a workplace thriller set at a company “looking to take work-life balance to a new level.” Image via Wikimedia Commons“Severance” is being produced …

The Virtuous Circle of Product Placement in Apple’s TV+ Shows

Apple products are visible in an average of 32 camera shots in each episode of “The Morning Show,” and an Apple logo is visible in roughly one-third of those shots, based on a tally count by The Wall Street Journal. Reese Witherspoon’s character sleeps beside her iPhone and MacBook in …

Apple Shares Featurette on the Creation of Apple TV+ Show ‘See’

Apple this evening shared a behind the scenes look on how the world behind one of its new Apple TV+ shows, “See,” was created. “See” is one of the ‌Apple TV‌+ launch shows, starring Jason Momoa and Alfre Woodard. It features a postapocalyptic setting where much of the world has …

Apple Renews ‘See,’ ‘For All Mankind,’ ‘Dickinson,’ and ‘The Morning Show’ for Season 2

Apple TV+ has been out for less than a week, but Apple has already renewed several of the first TV shows that launched on the service. As noted by Variety, “See,” “For All Mankind,” “Dickinson,” and “The Morning Show” will all get a second season. Of those, “The Morning Show” …