original content Stories March 6, 2019

Captain Marvel star Brie Larson to lead and executive produce straight-to-series drama by Apple

As we inch closer to the rumored March 25 event later this month, Apple is continuing its work on original content, today adding a straight-to-series drama starring Brie Larson. The company will reportedly have Hollywood stars at the event to help leverage the launch of its new service.

original content Stories February 6, 2019

Disney plans to license content for its upcoming video service, not just originals

While details on Apple’s upcoming video streaming service remain sparse, Disney is preparing to launch its Disney+ standalone service soon. And while Disney certainly has a giant catalog of original catalog, it sounds like Disney+ won’t be limited to the Disney’s own content.

original content Stories January 17, 2019

Apple green-lights 10-episode sci-fi series with Simon Kinberg and David Weil

At this point, it seems like Apple is adding more content for its upcoming video streaming service every other day. While the company has yet to announce its official plans, Apple’s deals with various movie studios, celebrities, and TV show concepts have been leaking for quite some time.

original content Stories January 16, 2019

‘Parenthood’ producer Jason Katims leaving Universal TV to produce for Apple’s video service

With Apple rumored to launch its video streaming service later this year, the company is continuing to work on bringing in more talent. Now it has hired veteran producer, Jason Katims.

original content Stories December 17, 2018

’Fast and Furious’ director Justin Lin signs exclusive TV deal with Apple

As hype for Apple’s upcoming video streaming service starts to pick up, more details begin to emerge. Today, Variety is reporting that director-producer Justin Lin, responsible for the “Fast and the Furious” franchise is moving to Apple.

original content Stories December 13, 2018

J.J. Abrams-produced show starring Jennifer Garner ordered as straight-to-series by Apple

Apple has been hard at work on its upcoming video streaming service. While the company has yet to announce its plans, and details are sparse, we have a pretty good idea the type of content that will be on the service.

original content Stories December 12, 2018

Apple poaches Sony’s Tamara Hunter to lead casting efforts for upcoming video service

While Apple hasn’t spilled the beans on its upcoming video streaming service, we’re learning more about its catalog and other tidbits regarding the project.

original content Stories December 6, 2018

Apple may obtain rights to ‘violent Israeli TV show’ starring Richard Gere for its upcoming video streaming service

While Apple’s original video streaming service hasn’t launched (or been announced) just yet, some early critics are noting that Apple’s service will never take off because it would be catering to family friendly content.

original content Stories December 4, 2018

‘Swagger’ TV drama featuring Kevin Durant ordered to series by Apple

We reported back in February that Apple was working on a TV show starring NBA star Kevin Durant. The show, dubbed Swagger, was reportedly being produced by Imagine Television and Durant’s Thirty Five Media.

original content Stories November 15, 2018

Apple working with film studio A24 to produce movies and TV shows

While there haven’t been any more announcements regarding its upcoming streaming service, Apple is doing quite a bit behind the scenes when it comes to original content.

original content Stories October 25, 2018

Apple adds Billy Crudup and Gugu Mbatha-Raw to its upcoming TV drama led by Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon

Apple’s upcoming video streaming service is an open secret at this point, with details continuously leaking about shows and movies the company is working on.

original content Stories October 23, 2018

Steve Carell making first return to TV after The Office in Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon drama for Apple

News about Apple’s upcoming video subscription service has been relatively quiet over the past month or so. However, today The Hollywood Reporter reports that Steve Carell will be joining Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon in the upcoming unnamed Apple TV drama.

original content Stories September 20, 2018

Apple orders miniseries ‘Defending Jacob’ starring Captain America actor Chris Evans

Variety reports today that ‘Captain America’ star Chris Evans has signed on to Apple’s upcoming limited series ‘Defending Jacob.’ Apple has placed a straight-to-series order for the drama, according to the report.

original content Stories August 21, 2018

Apple doesn’t seem like its slowing it’s original content efforts anytime soon. The company has been aggressively gaining rights to more original content over the past several months and today is no exception.

The New York Times reports that Apple has just landed rights to Losing Earth: The Decade We Almost Stopped Climate Change, a novel written by Nathaniel Rich. The report also includes a rather buried mention of when we should expect the new video service to finally go live…

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original content Stories August 14, 2018

Apple working with Ron Moore to produce original Sci-Fi series featuring Joel Kinnaman, Michael Dorman, & Sarah Jones

Another week, another report regarding Apple’s latest original content efforts. Ron Moore, most famously known for his work on Star Trek, is reportedly working with Apple on a new Sci-Fi series.

original content Stories August 9, 2018

Apple orders straight-to-series comedy featuring Charlie Day & Rob McElhenney

Apple continues its efforts to expand its catalog of original content today. While everything is still behind the scenes, and nothing has been officially announced yet, the company has been on a roll, working hard to add more to its catalog seemingly every week…

original content Stories August 7, 2018

Apple’s original content efforts have been ramping up for quite some time, with more and more news breaking that the company is adding more to its catalog every week.

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original content Stories July 27, 2018

Apple reportedly planning to turn classic ‘Time Bandits’ movie into a TV series

In its latest original content efforts, Apple is working on closing a deal to turn the film Time Bandits into a TV series.

original content Stories June 20, 2018

For the past few months, there seems several stories related to Apple signing a deal with someone to develop original content. While the details of how all of this content comes together in one package remains to be seen, today’s news is certainly interesting. expand full story

original content Stories June 19, 2018

Apple orders ‘Little America’ series from Alan Yang, ‘Big Sick’ stars, and The Office’s Lee Eisenberg

Apple has been quietly working on several original TV series behind the scenes, but has yet to announce anything officially. Today, that list continues to grow as Apple has placed another series order.

original content Stories June 15, 2018

Apple announced today that it is partnering up with popular actress and talk show host Oprah Winfrey.

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original content Stories June 14, 2018

Apple in talks with Irish-based animation studio Cartoon Saloon, hints at possible film

To further its in-house video catalog, Apple is reportedly about to ink a deal to create its first animated film.

original content Stories June 7, 2018

Apple seems to be honing in on its original content efforts. Just yesterday, news broke that the company has reportedly landed a show featuring J.J Abrams and Sara Bareilles as executive producers.

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original content Stories June 6, 2018

Apple seems to be picking up the pace on its original content efforts as it has now picked up yet another straight-to-series show.

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