Monday, October 26

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Apple and Netflix in talks over broadcast rights to James Bond movie ‘No Time to Die’

Could the 25th James Bond movie, No time to die, skip theaters and go straight to broadcast due to COVID-19? According to Binge, it is said that streaming services, such as Apple TV + and Netflix, “are at the forefront of the offerings. They both have a ton of money to spend, and both would give an arm and a leg to grab the long-awaited movie, if it means getting ahead in the streaming wars. " The publication notes that MGM, the film studio behind the James Bond franchise, "is under tremendous pressure to sell the film to the highest bidder, as the theater setting is not likely to fully normalize anytime soon. ". We've seen other theatrical blockbusters go straight to streaming on Apple TV +, including Tom Hanks' recent film Greyhound. Blame it on COVID-19. Disney + also re...
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Apple Lands, Todd Haynes’ feature documentary “The Velvet Underground”

Apple today announced that it has acquired the rights to the documentary feature "The Velvet Underground" from Oscar-nominated director Todd Haynes, which will make its exclusive worldwide premiere on Apple TV +. The Velvet Underground created a new sound that changed the world of music, cementing their place as one of the most revered bands in rock 'n' roll. Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Todd Haynes, "The Velvet Underground" shows how the group became a cultural touchstone representing a host of contradictions. "The Velvet Underground" is a Polygram Entertainment production in association with Federal Films, a Motto Pictures and Killer Films production. Haynes directs and serves as a producer.Apple's original film features in-depth interviews with key players from that ...
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Apple TV + to become home to iconic new ‘Peanuts’ specials

Charlie Brown and the gang have found a new home on Apple TV +. Apple TV + has renewed Snoopy in space for Season 2 and just in time for the holidays, it will become the home of iconic new Peanuts specials that celebrate Mother's Day, Earth Day, New Years Eve and the season of " Back to School ", the Cupertino company Announced Monday. The first of which, the classic It's the big pumpkin, Charlie Brown, which focuses on Halloween, debuts today to Apple TV + subscribers. Will be free from watch for everyone using the Apple TV app between October 30 and November 1, 2020. However, the other two classic specials are not left out. Charlie Brown Thanksgiving It will be available to Apple TV + subscribers starting November 18. Then, you can watch it for free via the Apple TV app f...
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Apple TV + joins the Anti-Piracy Coalition to protect content from pirates

Now that Apple is producing its own original content inside Apple TV +, the latter is taking steps to protect it from piracy. According to Axios, Apple TV + joined the Alliance for Creativity and Entertainment (ACE) and also its board of directors. ACE is the Motion Picture Association of America (MPA) anti-piracy coalition, launched in 2017. Netflix became a member of the MPA last year, while others like Amazon are also part of the group. Other ACE members include Comcast, Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, Discovery, Fox, NBC Universal, Paramount Pictures, Univision Communications Inc., ViacomCBS and more, reports Axios. Data from the Global Innovation Policy Center says piracy costs the entertainment industry up to $ 71 billion annually in lost household revenue. As for A...
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Oprah’s conversation with ‘Caste’ author Isabel Wilkerson premieres today on Apple TV +

Oprah Winfrey is hosting in-depth conversations with Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and best-selling author Isabel Wilkerson about her latest book, "Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents," exclusively on Apple TV +. Oprah, who calls the book "a must read for all humanity," asks the reasons behind writing the book and why we need a new language to talk about race, reads a new press release. Then on Friday, October 9, "The Oprah Conversation: Caste" digs deep to discuss the book's themes in a two-part episode on Apple TV +, as Winfrey and Wilkerson gather for a conversation about "truth, reflection, and hope for humanity. " In "Caste: Part 1," Winfrey, Wilkerson, and a panel of readers discuss the concept that America is based on a caste system. “Caste: Part 2” continues the ...
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Apple TV + Comedy ‘Ted Lasso’ gets renewed for second season

Apple has today Announced that's his new Apple TV + comedy series 'Ted Lasso' starring Jason Sudeikis has been renewed for a 10-episode second season. The fourth episode of the great sports comedy will premiere worldwide this Friday, August 21 exclusively on Apple's video streaming platform. Played by Sudeikis, Ted Lasso is a small college football coach from Kansas hired to coach a professional football team in England, despite having no experience as a football coach. In addition to starring, Sudeikis serves as an executive producer, alongside Bill Lawrence ("Scrubs") through Doozer Productions, in association with Warner Bros. Television and Universal Television. The series was developed by Sudeikis, Lawrence, Joe Kelly, and Brendan Hunt, and is based on the pre-existing...
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Apple Orders Its First Reese Witherspoon Hello Sunshine Competition Series

Under the heading "My Kind of Country", Apple has ordered its first competition series It will be produced by Hello Sunshine, Emmy-nominated Reese Witherspoon, Jason Owen and Emmy-nominee Izzie Pick Ibarra. Emmy Award-nominated Adam Blackstone will serve as musical director for the series. Produced by Done + Dusted, My Kind of Country will seek out extraordinary and unconventional country music talents from around the world to revolutionize the music competition genre with a new documentary sensibility. Apple says its hybrid series "will break down cultural and musical barriers in the country music space, inviting innovative musicians to unleash their authentic voices and take center stage." Reese Witherspoon, Hello Sunshine television and film director Lauren Neustadter, an...
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Apple launches the first Apple TV + channel bundle in the US.

Apple has launched its first Apple TV + bundle in the United States, indicating what could be a sign of more to come when it comes to its services. The new package in the US announced this morning offers an Apple TV + subscription with CBS All Access and Showtime for $ 9.99 per month, after a 7-day free trial, which includes family sharing for up to six family members using their Apple ID. "Apple TV + gives you access to award-winning Apple Originals, with more high-quality series and movies being added each month," said Eddy Cue, Apple's senior vice president of Internet Software and Services, in a statement. "This package is a great benefit for Apple TV + subscribers, bringing the best of CBS and Showtime on the Apple TV app at a great price." Apple He says, "Through this p...
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Apple Lands Spy Romance Movie starring Idris Elba, Simon Kinberg

After an intense bidding war, Apple has landed a yet-untitled romantic spy movie starring Idris Elba and Simon Kinberg. Variety is reporting. The script for the film comes from Travon Free, best known for "Black Monday" and "The Daily Show." Described as a "romance spy movie" set in Africa, the film will be produced by Elba, Kingberg and Audrey Chon. Kinberg and Chon sold "Here Comes the Flood" to Netflix in May after a similar bidding war. Jason Bateman is in negotiations to direct that film, which comes from a Kinberg script.The new project marks another return to the spy genre for Kinberg, who wrote “Mr. & Mrs. Smith ”and has the upcoming spy thriller“ 355, ”starring Jessica Chastain, Lupita Nyong'o, Penelope Cruz, Diane Kruger and Fan Bin Bing, which will premiere...
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Apple registers the domain ‘AppleOriginalProductions.com’

Apple has registered the website "AppleOriginalProductions.com," underscoring the company's continued drive toward Apple TV + Originals. As seen by MacRumors, Apple is now the owner of “AppleOriginalProductions.com”, with CSC Corporate Domains acting as registrar. The domain was registered yesterday August 13. Nobody knows what the new domain name will be used for. It is not currently pointing to a website and frankly it may never do so. Apple has registered domains in the past just to stop someone else from doing it and then point something embarrassing to them. Or it could be the next face of original Apple TV + content. Apple continues to search for original content, called Apple Originals, for its Apple TV + strategy. The Cupertino company recently signed first-look d...
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Apple TV + Announces Order for Animated TV Series “Harriet the Spy”

Based on the iconic children's novel, Apple today has Announced that her original premium children's series “Harriet the Spy” is coming to Apple TV soon. The animated adaptation chronicles the coming-of-age adventures of the irrepressible Harriet M. Welsch. Set in 1960s New York City when the original book was published, the new series will be voiced by a star-studded cast including Golden Globe and SAG Award nominee Beanie Feldstein, who will play Harriet. , a fiercely independent, adventurous and curious 11 year old. -old woman. Emmy Award-winning Jane Lynch will play the role of Ole Golly, Harriet's no-nonsense and great babysitter. Additional voice talent includes Lacey Chabert as Marion Hawthorne, the head of a group of popular and conceited girls at Harriet's school. ...
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Israel-Iran spy thriller ‘Tehran’ to premiere on Apple TV + next month

Co-produced by Israeli broadcaster Kan 11, Apple will premiere its upcoming Israel-Iran spy series 'Tehran' on September 25 worldwide, exclusively on Apple TV + (via Deadline). The eight-part series stars Israeli actress Niv Sultan as Tamar Rabinyan, a Mossad hacker-agent who undertakes her first mission in Iran's capital. Tasked with deactivating an Iranian nuclear reactor, Rabinyan's mission has implications not just for the Middle East, but for the rest of the world. Tehran also stars Iron Man actor Shaun Toub and Homeland's Navid Negahban, and was created and written by Moshe Zonder, who wrote Netflix's Fauda.Dana Eden and Maor Kohn created the show alongside Zonder, while Omri Shenhar is also a writer. Daniel Syrkin is directing the series, which is executive produce...