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Billy Crudup to Lead Apple TV+’s Newest Dramedy Series Hello Tomorrow!

(Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images) After winning his first Emmy award for Outstanding Supporting Actor for his performance in Apple TV+‘s The Morning Show Season 1, Watchmen alum Billy Crudup is continuing to strengthen his partnership with the streamer as he signs on for the lead role in their new comedy-drama titled Hello Tomorrow!. Crudup is currently in production for the upcoming second season of The Morning Show which is expected to return later this year. According to The Hollywood Rep...
Tags: Comedy, TV, Movies, Drama, Tom Hanks, TV News, Streaming, Rose Byrne, Jack, Mrc, Jansen, Crudup, ComingSoon, Bhalla, Billy Crudup, Jon Kopaloff Getty


Billy Crudup to Star in Apple TV+ Retro-Future Dramedy 'Hello Tomorrow!'

Billy Crudup, who currently plays Cory Ellison on "The Morning Show," is set to star in another Apple TV+ series called "Hello Tomorrow," reports Deadline. Described as a "retro-future dramedy," the show features a group of traveling salesmen who are hawking lunar timeshares. Crudup will play the starring role of Jack, a talented, ambitious salesman "whose unshakeable faith in a brighter tomorrow inspires his coworkers, revitalizes his desperate customers, but threatens to leave him dangerou...
Tags: Apple, Jack, Crudup, Billy Crudup, Jonathan Entwistle, Apple TV shows, Cory Ellison, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple


Apple TV+ Thriller 'Servant' Nominated for 2021 TV Choice Award

Popular Apple TV+ original show "Servant" has been nominated for the Best Drama Series category in the upcoming 2021 TV Choice Awards. Apple announced the nomination this week via its official "Servant" Twitter account. The TV Choice Awards is held annually, with winners awarded on the basis of a public vote, rather than being chosen by critics. "Servant" will compete with 62 other contenders in the Best Drama Series category in the viewer-selected awards, which celebrate their 25th anniversa...
Tags: Apple, Philadelphia, Dorothy, Jericho, Leanne, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Servant Twitter


Echo 3: Luke Evans Gets Lead Role in Mark Boal’s Action Series

(Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage via Getty Images) Luke Evans (Immortals, The Hobbit films, Beauty and the Beast) has been tapped in a lead role for Apple’s upcoming action series Echo 3, according to Variety. The 10-episode series comes from Oscar winner Mark Boal (The Hurt Locker, Zero Dark Thirty) who will serve as executive producer and co-showrunner along with Jason Horwitch. Evans most recently starred in The Alienist: Angel of Darkness, The Pembrokeshire Murders, and Crisis. His upcomin...
Tags: Apple, TV, Movies, Disney, Action, Tom Hanks, Colombia, Streaming, Rose Byrne, South America, Robert Zemeckis, Luke Evans, Mark Boal, Mike Marsland WireImage, Keshet Broadcasting, Apple TV Plus


Tom Hanks to Star in Sci-Fi Film 'Finch' Headed to Apple TV+ Later This Year

Apple TV+ has won an auction for a new sci-fi film starring Tom Hanks that will premiere on the streaming service later this year, according to Deadline. The report says the film will likely be an awards season contender. Titled "Finch," the film is said to revolve around a man, a robot, and a dog that form an unlikely family. Hanks stars as Finch, a robotics engineer who has lived in an underground bunker for a decade after being one of the few survivors of a "cataclysmic solar event" that h...
Tags: Apple, Apple TV, Tom Hanks, Finch, Goodyear, Hanks, Caleb Landry Jones, Miguel Sapochnik, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple


Tom Hanks Sci-Fi Drama ‘Bios’ Sells to Apple TV Plus

“Bios,” an upcoming sci-fi drama starring Tom Hanks, has been sold to Apple TV Plus. Amblin Entertainment produced the film, which was intended to be distributed by Universal Pictures in theaters this August. With its purchase from Amblin, Apple TV Plus has renamed the movie “Finch.” The company has yet to set an official release […]
Tags: Apple, News, Tom Hanks, Universal Pictures, Bios, Finch, Apple TV Plus, Tom Hanks Sci Fi Drama, Amblin Apple


Finch: Apple Lands Tom Hanks Sci-Fi Drama Formerly Titled Bios

(Photo by Kurt Krieger/Corbis via Getty Images)   Deadline is reporting that Tom Hanks’ sci-fi drama Finch, formerly titled Bios, has landed at Apple after a competitive weekend auction. The Amblin Entertainment project was initially going to be released by Universal Pictures, but will now be released on Apple TV+. Finch will be directed by Miguel Sapochnik (Game of Thrones) and is written by Craig Luck and Ivor Powell. The project will serve as Luck’s first time as a screenwriter, while Powe...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Drama, Sci-fi, Tom Hanks, Streaming, Rose Byrne, Universal Pictures, Powell, Finch, Goodyear, Hanks, ComingSoon, Movie News, Caleb Landry Jones, Cary Joji Fukunaga


Filmed Version of Broadway Musical ‘Come From Away’ to Debut on Apple TV Plus

A filmed version of the popular Broadway musical “Come From Away” will debut on Apple TV Plus. Apple Original Films landed rights to the live stage recording, which is being produced and financed by Entertainment One. eOne previously announced plans to unveil the film in September, though Apple has not set an exact release date. Broadway […]
Tags: Apple, News, Come From Away, Apple TV Plus, Apple Original Films


Apple TV+ Musical Comedy 'Schmigadoon!' Debuting July 16

Apple TV+ musical comedy "Schmigadoon!" is set to debut on Friday, July 16, Apple revealed today on its Apple TV+ website. The series features popular Saturday Night Live alumni Cecily Strong and Fred Armisen, along with Keegan-Michael Key, Kristin Chenoweth, and Jane Krakowski. "Schmigadoon" parodies iconic musicals, with the two main stars taking on the role of a couple on a backpacking trip that come across the magical town of Schmigadoon, where everyone lives in a 1940s musical.A parody ...
Tags: Apple, Fred Armisen, Cecily Strong, Lorne Michaels, Keegan Michael Key, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Schmigadoon, Keegan Michael Key Kristin Chenoweth, Jane Krakowski Schmigadoon


Apple's 'For All Mankind' is one of top streaming shows in the US this week - and season 2 has a 100% Rotten Tomatoes critic score

"For All Mankind" season two. Apple TV+ Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Insider with a list of the nine most in-demand original TV shows on streaming services in the US. Parrot's list is ranked by how much more in demand the top series are than the average TV show in the US. Audience demand reflects the desire and engagement, or overall popularity, of a series. Netflix's "Stranger Things" reclaimed its place at the top, dethroning Disney+'s "The Falcon and the Winter Sold...
Tags: Apple, TV, Media, Entertainment, Disney, US, Trends, Nasa, Features, Netflix, Streaming, Hulu, Rotten Tomatoes, Marvel Studios, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Ii


Apple CEO Tim Cook: We Feel 'Really Good About Where We Are' With Apple TV+

During today's earnings call covering the second fiscal quarter of 2021, Apple CEO Tim Cook was asked about Apple TV+ and whether he would provide details on how many paid subscribers the service has. Cook declined to provide specific numbers, but he said that ‌Apple TV+‌ is going "very well" and that Apple feels "really good" about where ‌Apple TV+‌ is at.TV+ is going very well, as you know the objective and philosophy of ‌Apple TV+‌ is to create high-quality original content and to be one o...
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‘The Mosquito Coast’ Is an Underwhelming Journey into Madness: TV Review

Allie Fox is a man with a lot of anger to throw around. Like Jackson Pollock using bile instead of paint, the lead of Apple TV Plus’ limited series “The Mosquito Coast” spreads his rage everywhere — including and especially on the lives of his family, whom he uproots for an adventure in Mexico. Played […]
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Mexico, Justin Theroux, Jackson Pollock, Allie Fox, Apple TV Plus, The Mosquito Coast


Physical Teaser: Rose Byrne Heads to the 80s in New Apple TV+ Series

Apple TV+ has released the first Physical teaser for their newest comedy-drama series, starring Golden Globe nominee Rose Byrne (Damages, Bridesmaids). The retro video features an ’80s housewife as she discovers the power of aerobics that leads her to become a fitness instructor. The half-hour dark comedy is scheduled to make its debut on Friday, June 18. Byrne was recently seen in last year’s limited series Mrs. America, portraying the role of Gloria Steinem. She gained recognition for her rol...
Tags: Apple, Video, TV, Movies, Stephen King, America, TV News, Streaming, Rose Byrne, Gloria Steinem, Golden Globe, Byrne, Sheila, Craig Gillespie, Physical, Comedy Drama


Rose Byrne’s ‘Physical’ Gets Premiere Date, Teaser at Apple TV Plus (TV News Roundup)

Apple TV Plus revealed that the first three episodes of the upcoming drama-comedy series “Physical” will premiere on June 18. The final seven episodes of the season will be released weekly every Friday. Created by Annie Weisman, the series is set in the idyllic but fragile beach paradise of sunny 1980s San Diego. It stars […]
Tags: Apple, News, San Diego, Rose Byrne, Physical, Annie Weisman, Apple TV Plus


Apple Eyes Expansion in Culver City to 3,000 Employees by 2026, Part of $430B U.S. Investment Plan

Apple expects to dramatically boost its workforce in L.A., where its original video production teams are based, over the next five years. The company announced that it plans to grow its teams in Culver City, Calif., to more than 3,000 employees by 2026, along with “expanding its state-of-the-art campus with additional space for these employees” […]
Tags: Apple, News, Culver City, CULVER CITY Calif, Apple TV Plus


Apple’s Cary Joji Fukunaga-Directed Masters of the Air Begins Production

Ahead of the long-awaited release of No Time to Die later this year, it looks like director Cary Joji Fukunaga has already moved on to his next major project in the form of Apple TV+’s World War II miniseries Masters of the Air. The Emmy-winning filmmaker took to Instagram to confirm that production on the long-in-development follow-up to HBO’s acclaimed limited series Band of Brothers and The Pacific has finally begun. The project will be part of Fukunaga’s first-look TV development deal with ...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, TV, Movies, Instagram, Germany, America, Action, Tom Hanks, TV News, Streaming, Air, Hitler, Pacific, Steven Spielberg, Cary Fukunaga


Apple TV+ Announces Docuseries '1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything'

Apple TV+ today announced "1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything," described as an immersive docuseries that will explore the musicians and soundtracks that shaped the culture and politics of 1971. The eight-part docuseries will premiere May 21 on Apple TV+ and hails from Universal Music Group's Mercury Studios and On The Corner Films. The docuseries will provide a closer look at the most iconic artists and songs that we still listen to 50 years later, including The Rolling Stones, Are...
Tags: Apple, Universal Music Group, Mercury Studios, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Franklin Bob Marley Marvin Gaye, Joni Mitchell Lou Reed


Apple TV Plus to Explore Peak Year for Rock and R&B in ‘1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything’ Docu-Series

When debates are had about what year in history represented popular music’s peak, the argument is often made for 1971. Apple TV Plus clearly gives some credence to that belief. The platform has announced imminent plans to premiere “1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything,” an eight-episode documentary series dedicated to using archival footage and […]
Tags: Apple, News, Asif Kapadia, James Gay-rees, Apple TV Plus, 1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything


Watch the Trailer for Apple TV+ Whale Documentary 'Fathom' Ahead of June 25 Debut

Apple today shared a trailer for the whale documentary "Fathom" on YouTube ahead of its worldwide debut on Apple TV+ on June 25. See our original coverage below for more details about the film. Apple earlier this month announced that it purchased the rights to "Fathom," a documentary that follows two scientists as they attempt to communicate with humpback whales and unravel the mystery of why they sing. "Fathom" features Dr. Ellen Garland and Dr. Michelle Fournet, who study humpback whale so...
Tags: Apple, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Ellen Garland, Michelle Fournet


'Ted Lasso' returns for a second season on July 23 - here's how to watch the Apple TV Plus original series

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple TV+ "Ted Lasso" is a sports comedy following the fictional British soccer team AFC Richmond. The show stars former "Saturday Night Live" cast member Jason Sudeikis as Ted Lasso. New episodes premiere exclusively via Apple TV Plus ($5/month) on July 23. TV Plus Monthly Subscription (small) Just months after actor Jason Sudeikis won a Golden Globe for his role in "Ted Lasso," Apple has announced th...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Comedy, TV, Television, Entertainment, Trends, Tech, Streaming, Jason Sudeikis, Richmond, Golden Globe, Lasso, Sudeikis, Tech Insider, How To Watch


Apple’s Sundance-Winning Pic CODA Sets Summer Release Date

Apple’s Sundance-winning pic CODA sets summer release date Apple Studios has officially announced the release date for Sian Heder’s coming-of-age drama film titled CODA, which won multiple major awards at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, including U.S. Grand Jury Prize and U.S. Dramatic Audience Award. Starring Locke & Key‘s Emilia Jones, the film is scheduled to make its debut this coming summer on August 13 in theaters and on Apple TV+. The August release date will pit the film against thr...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Drama, Aretha Franklin, Stephen King, Streaming, Ruby, Ryan Reynolds, Sundance film festival, Miles, Don, Jennifer Hudson, Judas, Locke, Sian Heder, Coda


Sundance Darling ‘CODA’ to Debut in Theaters and on Apple TV Plus in August

“CODA,” a touching drama that became the toast of the virtual 2021 Sundance Film Festival, is coming to the big and small screen this summer. The movie, centering on a teenager who is the only hearing member of her family, is slated to debut in theaters and on Apple TV Plus on Aug. 13. It’s […]
Tags: Apple, News, Sundance film festival, Coda, Apple TV Plus


Ted Lasso Season 2 Teaser Reveals July Premiere Date!

Ted Lasso Season 2 teaser reveals July premiere date! On the heels of star Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses) bringing home the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Television Series — Comedy or Musical, Apple TV+ has debuted the first trailer for the highly-anticipated second season of feel-good comedy Ted Lasso that also reveals a July premiere date! The trailer can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Jason Sudeikis’ Ted Lasso Nabs Early Third Season Renewal Ted Lasso stars Sudeikis as the...
Tags: Apple, England, Comedy, TV, Movies, Trailer, Sports, TV News, Kansas, Jason Sudeikis, Joe Kelly, Golden Globe, Bill Lawrence, Sudeikis, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Date


Apple TV Plus Orders Bilingual Thriller ‘Now and Then’

Apple TV Plus has ordered to series the bilingual drama “Now and Then” from Bambú Producciones and creators Ramón Campos, Teresa Fernández-Valdés and Gema R. Neira. Campos and Fernández-Valdés will serve as showrunners, with Neira and Campos writing the series. The series, which will be shot in both Spanish and English and set in Miami […]
Tags: Apple, News, Miami, Campos, Gideon Raff, Bambu Producciones, Apple TV Plus, Ramón Campos Teresa Fernández Valdés, Gema R Neira Campos, Fernández Valdés, Neira


'Fathom' Whale Documentary Coming to Apple TV+ on June 25

Apple today announced that it has purchased the rights to "Fathom," a documentary that follows two scientists as they attempt to communicate with humpback whales and unravel the mystery of why they sing. "Fathom" features Dr. Ellen Garland and Dr. Michelle Fournet, who study humpback whale songs and social communication.As they embark on parallel research journeys on opposite sides of the world, they seek to better understand whale culture and communication. The documentary film uniquely reve...
Tags: Apple, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Ellen Garland, Michelle Fournet


Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon Adds Four to Cast

Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon adds four to cast As the long-awaited adaptation of David Grann’s iconic novel continues to gear up to go into production later this year, the cast for Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Moon is continuing to expand as Tatanka Means (I Know This Much is True), Michael Abbott Jr. (The Dark and The Wicked), Pat Healy (The Pale Door) and Scott Shepherd (Bridge of Spies) have signed on to star. RELATED: Martin Scorsese’s Killers of the Flower Mo...
Tags: New York, Movies, Leonardo Dicaprio, Mystery, Scorsese, Oklahoma, Martin Scorsese, Jason Isbell, Shepherd, Sturgill Simpson, New York New York, DiCaprio, Ernest, Frank Smith, Jesse Plemons, David Grann


Apple TV Plus Announces New Music Docuseries ‘Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson’ (TV News Roundup)

Apple TV Plus announced that “Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson,” a new docuseries that will explore groundbreaking technology in music, will premiere on July 30. The six-part series will feature Paul McCartney, Questlove, King Princess, Dave Grohl, Adrock and Mike D from the Beastie Boys, Charli XCX and more. Hosted by renowned DJ, producer […]
Tags: Apple, News, Charli Xcx, Paul Mccartney, Mark Ronson, Mike, Apple TV Plus, Lisey's Story, Double Shot at Love, Dave Grohl Adrock


Apple TV+ News: Louis Armstrong Documentary Announced, First Look at Stephen King Series 'Lisey's Story' and More

Apple today announced it has green lit the Louis Armstrong documentary film "Black & Blues: The Colorful Ballad of Louis Armstrong" from Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's Imagine Documentaries. The documentary, which will be produced under Apple's first-look agreement with Imagine Documentaries, will be directed by Emmy-nominated Sacha Jenkins. Apple says the film will offer a definitive look at the "master musician's life and legacy as a founding father of jazz" who was "often mischaracterized f...
Tags: Apple, Julianne Moore, Stephen King, Apple TV, Mark Ronson, Emmy, Louis Armstrong, Vanity Fair, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Clive Owen, Apple TV news, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Colorful Ballad of Louis Armstrong


Apple TV+ News: Louis Armstrong Documentary Announced, First Look at Stephen King Series 'Lisey's Story'

Apple today announced it has green lit the Louis Armstrong documentary film "Black & Blues: The Colorful Ballad of Louis Armstrong" from Brian Grazer and Ron Howard's Imagine Documentaries. The documentary, which will be produced under Apple's first-look agreement with Imagine Documentaries, will be directed by Emmy-nominated Sacha Jenkins. Apple says the film will offer a definitive look at the "master musician's life and legacy as a founding father of jazz" who was "often mischaracterized f...
Tags: Apple, Julianne Moore, Stephen King, Emmy, Louis Armstrong, Vanity Fair, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Clive Owen, Apple TV news, Apple TV shows, Apple TV Plus, Apple TV Shows Apple, Colorful Ballad of Louis Armstrong, Sacha Jenkins Apple, Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation Apple


Roku's New Remotes Feature an Apple TV+ Button

Roku today introduced a new Express 4K+ streaming player and rechargeable Voice Remote Pro with some useful features for Apple users. Priced at $39.99 in the United States, the new Roku Express 4K+ provides 4K streaming at an affordable price. The streaming player supports AirPlay 2 for wirelessly streaming audio and video from an iPhone, iPad, or Mac, while HomeKit support allows users to control the streaming player with Siri or the Home app on their Apple devices. Meanwhile, Roku's new V...
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