Apple has reportedly given a straight-to-series order for a show starring Jennifer Garner and executive produced by J.J. Abrams.
Image Credit: Jordan Strauss/Shutterstock via Variety „My Glory Was I Had Such Friends,“ based on the 2017 memoir of the same name by Amy Silverstein, will follow a group of women who supported Silverstein as she waited for a second life-saving heart transplant, according to Variety.
The series reunites Garner and Abrams, who worked together on the ABC show „Alias“ between 2001 and 2006. Garner starred in the drama series, which was created by Abrams and produced by his company Bad Robot Productions and what was [...]
Apple is reportedly in negotiations to purchase the rights to Israeli drama series „Nevelot“ (or, „Bastards“), which is described as a violent and mature drama series (via CNBC). Richard Gere could star in the adaptation, which is being written and created by „Homeland“ creator Howard Gordon and „Law and Order: SVU“ showrunner Warren Leight.
Image via Variety / Rex Features Apple is said to be in a bidding war with Showtime, FX, and Amazon for the show, which revolves around two military veterans who go on a killing spree targeting young people, „because they believe today’s kids don’t understand the sacrifices of [...]
Apple has given a straight-to-series order for drama series „Defending Jacob,“ which will star Chris Evans, known for his roles in „Captain America“ and „The Avengers,“ reports Deadline.
„Defending Jacob“ is a thriller based on William Landay’s bestselling novel of the same title. The book covers the murder of a 14-year-old boy and his friend Jacob, who may have committed the crime.
According to Deadline, the tv adaptation is described as a „gripping, character-driven thriller.“
The series was created and written by Mark Bomback, known for the „Planet of the Apes“ trilogy. [...]
Apple’s upcoming morning show drama, which is set to star Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston, will be directed by Mimi Leder, reports Variety.
Mimi Leder has directed TV shows that include „The Leftovers,“ „Shameless,“ and „ER,“ along with movies that include „Pay It Forward,“ „The Peacemaker,“ and „Deep Impact.“
Image via Matt Baron/REX/Shutterstock The morning show drama doesn’t have a title yet, but it is based on Brian Stelter’s book „Top of the Morning“ and is said to provide a look into the cutthroat world of morning TV.
Stelter’s book, for [...]