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Apple Announces Release Dates for Several Upcoming Apple TV+ Shows

Apple today shared release dates for several of its upcoming Apple TV+ shows that are set to launch during the spring and summer of 2020, and offered first looks at some of the content.”Amazing Stories,” a sci-fi anthology series executive produced by Steven Spielberg, is set to premiere on Friday, March 6. “Amazing Stories,” which […]

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Tim Cook Shares Behind-the-Scenes Look at Apple TV+ Show ‘Little America’

Apple CEO Tim Cook has taken to Twitter this weekend to share a behind-the-scenes look at the making of new Apple TV+ show “Little America.”The entire first season of the immigrant anthology series debuted on ‌Apple TV‌+ on Friday. The show was created by Kumail Nanjiani, Emily V. Gordon, and Lee Eisenberg. Each episode in […]

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Apple Picks Up New Docuseries Featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda, Spike Lee, Oprah and More

Apple has inked a deal for a docuseries called “Dear…” that profiles famous people using an “inventive and cinematic approach” that involves letters written by people whose lives the celebrities have touched, Apple announced today.The 10-episode series, which is set to debut in the spring, will feature Oprah Winfrey, Gloria Steinem, Spike Lee, Lin-Manuel Miranda, […]

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Meryl Streep to Narrate Animated Short Film About Earth Day for Apple TV+

Acclaimed actress Meryl Streep is set to narrate a forthcoming animated short film about Earth Day for Apple TV+. Getty ImagesIn celebration of Earth Day, which falls on April 22, the 36-minute short will follow a curious seven-year-old who learns about the planet from his parents and visits a mysterious exhibit at the “Museum of […]

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First Season of Critically Acclaimed Show ‘Little America’ Now Available to Stream on Apple TV+

The entire first season of “Little America,” an immigrant anthology series created by Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, is now available to stream on Apple TV+. [embedded content] The show features eight half hour episodes that each focus on a different story, from a 12-year-old who has to run a Utah motel on his […]

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Apple Releasing ‘The Banker’ in Theaters in March Following Review of Abuse Accusations

Apple plans to release “The Banker,” an original Apple TV+ movie starring Samuel L. Jackson, in theaters in March, reports Variety.The movie was originally meant to premiere at the AFI Fest ahead of a December theatrical release, but Apple delayed its debut after “concerns” surrounding the film were brought to the company’s attention. [embedded content] […]

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Apple TV+ Content ‘Home,’ ‘Central Park,’ and ‘Beastie Boys’ to Premiere at SXSW Film Festival

Apple today announced that several upcoming Apple TV+ projects are going to debut at the SXSW Film Festival, set to take place from March 13 to March 21.Newly acquired documentary “Beastie Boys Story” will be shown at the festival ahead of its ‌Apple TV‌+ release on April 24, and Apple will also premiere upcoming TV […]

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Apple and M. Night Shyamalan Sued Over ‘Servant’ TV Show’s Similarity to 2013 Movie ‘The Truth About Emanuel’

Apple and M. Night Shyamalan, producer of Apple TV+ show “Servant,” are being targeted in a new lawsuit that accuses “Servant” of copying 2013 film “The Truth About Emanuel,” according to The Blast.”The Truth About Emanuel” director Francesca Gregorini claims that “Servant” appropriates the plot of her movie and uses the same “cinematic language,” resulting […]

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Apple Buys Rights to Beastie Boys Documentary Directed by Spike Jonze

Apple has acquired the rights to “Beastie Boys Story” a documentary about the band directed by Spike Jonze and penned by Beastie Boys members Mike Diamond and Adam Horovitz, reports Deadline.Under the terms of the deal, the film will be available in IMAX theaters in a limited release on April 3 before launching on Apple […]

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Apple Inks Content Creation Deal With Lee Eisenberg, Co-Creator of Upcoming Apple TV+ Show ‘Little America’

Apple has signed a multi-year content deal with Lee Eisenberg, the co-creator, executive producer, and co-showrunner of Apple TV+ series “Little America,” reports Variety.Eisenberg will be launching a new production company, Piece of Work Entertainment, and he will create digital media projects exclusively for ‌Apple TV‌+. Image credit: Jack Plunkett/Invision/AP/ShutterstockEisenberg is one of several film […]

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Apple to Show Off Apple TV+ Show ‘Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet’ at PAX South

The PAX South gaming convention is set to take place this Friday in San Antonio, Texas, and Apple is listed as one of the exhibitors.At the event, Apple will have a booth for “Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet,” an upcoming Apple TV+ comedy that follows a team of video game developers as they navigate the challenges […]

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Dave Bautista Joins Apple TV+ Show ‘See’ for Second Season

Dave Bautista, known for his role as Drax in “Guardians of the Galaxy,” has signed on to star in the second season of Apple TV+ series “See,” reports Deadline.Bautista will star alongside Alfre Woodard and Jason Momoa, who were in the first series of the show. “See,” for those who haven’t watched, is a sci-fi […]

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‘The Morning Show’ Actor Billy Crudup Wins 2020 Critics’ Choice Award

Billy Crudup has won a 2020 Critics’ Choice Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his performance as Cory Ellison in the Apple TV+ series “The Morning Show.” The full list of winners is available here.This represents the first major award won by Apple TV+. “The Morning Show” was also nominated for […]

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Apple TV+ and Oprah Drop Documentary on Sexual Misconduct in the Music Industry Over Creative Differences

A documentary focusing on sexual misconduct in the music industry will no longer air on Apple TV+, as Oprah, who brought the project to the streaming TV service, has stepped away from it.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Oprah today said that she will no longer be an executive producer on the project and it will […]

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Apple TV+ ‘Mythic Quest’ Star Rob McElhenney Calls Apple ‘Really Helpful’ in Creative Process

Apple TV+ series “Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet” is set to launch on February 7, and star and creator Rob McElhenney has shared some insights into working with Apple ahead of the show’s debut.In an interview with Variety, McElhenney said that Apple was “really helpful” in the creative process. He said that Apple would push back […]

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Apple Shares Trailer for Upcoming Apple TV+ Show ‘Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet’

Apple today shared the first official trailer for upcoming Apple TV+ series “Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet,” which is set to debut on Friday, February 7.”Mythic Quest,” a comedy, follows a team of video game developers as they navigate the challenges of running a popular video game. [embedded content] The series was created by Rob McElhenney […]

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Patricia Arquette Joins Upcoming Apple TV+ Thriller ‘Severance’

Patricia Arquette will take on a starring role in upcoming Apple thriller series “Severance,” reports Variety.Arquette will star alongside Adam Scott, who has taken on the lead roll in the series. “Severance” has been described as a workplace thriller set at a company called Lumen Industries that’s aiming to take work-life balance to a new […]

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Apple in Talks With MGM and Pac-12 Over Content Deals for Apple TV+

Apple is working to bolster its Apple TV+ offerings and has been exploring deals for MGM Holdings content and college sports rights, reports The Wall Street Journal. Apple executives met with MGM representatives and the Pac-12 Conference this year for preliminary talks that have “yet to reach an advanced stage.” Inking a Pac-12 deal would […]

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Apple TV+ Comedy Series ‘Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet’ Debuting February 7

Upcoming Apple TV+ comedy “Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet” is set to debut on Friday. February 7, Apple announced today. “Mythic Quest” was created by Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day, known for their work on long running series “Always Sunny in Philadelphia.” Day won’t star in the show, but McElhenney will. The series is a live-action […]

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