Apple TV+

Apple TV+
An over-the-top subscription video on-demand service from Apple Inc. that debuted on November 1, 2019 Wikipedia

Current Apple TV+ Projects

The Afterparty


Genre: mystery

Description: A murder mystery comedy set at a high school reunion afterparty. Each of the eight episodes will feature a retelling of the same night told through a different character’s perspective, each with its own unique visual format and film genre to match the teller’s personality.

Series Creator: Chris Miller, Phil Lord.

Producers: Phil Lord, Chris Miller.

Studios: TriStar Television, Sony Pictures Television.

The Essex Serpent


Genre: Period and fantasy

Description: Newly widowed Cora, having being released from an abusive marriage, relocates from Victorian London to the small village of Aldwinter in Essex, intrigued by a local superstition that a mythical creature known as the Essex Serpent has returned to the area.

Pilot Cast: Keira Knightley.

Series Creator: Anna Symon.

Based on: Sarah Perry’s novel

Pilot Director: Clio Barnard.

Producers: Anna Symon, Keira Knightley.

Studios: See-Saw Films.

Five Days at Memorial


Genre: Miniseries

Description: The first five days in a New Orleans hospital after Hurricane Katrina made landfall. When the floodwaters rose, the power failed and the heat climbed, exhausted caregivers were forced to make life-and-death decisions that haunted them for years to come.

Series Creator: John Ridley, Carlton Cuse.

Based on: the acclaimed nonfiction book by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Sheri Fink

Pilot Director: John Ridley.

Producers: John Ridley, Carlton Cuse, Sheri Fink.

Studios: ABC Signature.

High Desert



Description: A former addict decides to make a new start after the death of her beloved mother, with whom she lived in the small desert town of Yucca Valley, California, and makes a life-changing decision to become a private investigator.

Pilot Cast: Patricia Arquette.

Series Creator: Nancy Fichman, Katie Ford, Jennifer Hoppe.

Pilot Director: Ben Stiller.

Producers: Ben Stiller, Patricia Arquette, Nicky Weinstock.

Studios: Apple Studios, Red Hour Productions.



Genre: Dramedy

Description: Set in a 1980s Southern California beach communit. A woman struggling in her life as a quietly tortured housewife finds an unconventional path to power through an unlikely source: the world of aerobics.

Pilot Cast: Rose Byrne.

Series Creator: Annie Weisman.

Producers: Alexandra Cunningham, Annie Weisman, Marty Adelstein.

Studios: Tomorrow Studios.




Description: A pair of former best friends who met in their youth reconnect as adults and try to mend the rift that led to their falling out. As their friendship becomes more consuming, it destabilizes their lives and causes them to reevaluate their choices.

Pilot Cast: Rose Byrne, Seth Rogen.

Series Creator: Nick Stoller, Francesca Delbanco.

Pilot Director: Nick Stoller.

Producers: Nick Stoller, Conor Welch.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Stoller Global Solutions.

Shining Girls


Genre: Thriller and Sci-fi

Description: A Depression-era drifter must murder the “shining girls” in order to continue his travels.

Pilot Cast: Elisabeth Moss.

Series Creator: Silka Luisa.

Based on: Lauren Beukes’ 2013 best-selling novel

Producers: Elisabeth Moss, Leonardo DiCaprio, Silka Luisa.

Studios: Love & Squalor Pictures, Appian Way.

The Shrink Next Door



Description: The bizarre relationship between psychiatrist to the stars Dr. Isaac “Ike” Herschkopf and his longtime patient Martin “Marty” Markowitz. Over the course of their relationship, the all-too-charming Ike slowly takes over Marty’s life, even moving into Marty’s Hamptons home and taking over his family business. The series explores how a seemingly normal doctor-patient dynamic morphs into an unprecedentedly exploitative relationship filled with manipulation, power grabs, and dysfunction at its finest.

Pilot Cast: Paul Rudd, Will Ferrell, Kathryn Hahn.

Series Creator: Georgia Pritchett.

Based on: true events

Pilot Director: Michael Showalter.

Producers: Michael Showalter, Georgia Pritchett, Paul Rudd, Will Ferrell.

Studios: MRC Television, Gloria Sanchez Productions, Showalter Semi-Formal Productions, Bloomberg Media.



Genre: Thriller

Description: Twenty-one year-old Leo’s abduction from a large, upmarket hotel in central New York is captured on video and goes viral. Swiftly, four British citizens staying at the hotel become the prime suspects. But are they guilty of anymore than being in the wrong place at the wrong time?

Pilot Cast: Uma Thurman, Noah Emmerich, Kunal Nayyar, Elyes Gabel, Elizabeth Henstridge, Georgina Campbell, Angel Coulby.

Series Creator: Rob Williams.

Based on: Israeli drama False Flag

Pilot Director: Chris Long.

Producers: Avi Nir, Anna Winger, Chris Long, Rob Williams, Howard Burch.

Studios: Keshet Studios.



Genre: Sports and Coming-of-age

Description: The world of youth basketball, and the players, their families and coaches who walk the fine line between dreams and ambition, and opportunism and corruption.

Pilot Cast: O'Shea Jackson Jr., Reggie Rock Bythewood.

Series Creator: Reggie Rock Bythewood.

Based on: Kevin Durant’s youth basketball experiences

Pilot Director: Reggie Rock Bythewood.

Producers: Brian Grazer, Kevin Durant, Rich Kleiman.

Studios: CBS Television Studios, Imagine Television, Thirty Five Ventures.

Untitled Hedy Lamarr Series


Genre: Biopic

Description: The incredible life-story of the Hollywood glamour girl, played by Gadot, spanning 30 years from Hedy’s daring escape from pre-war Vienna to her meteoric rise in the Golden Age of Hollywood to her fall and eventual disgrace at the dawn of the Cold War. An epic tale of an immigrant woman both ahead of her time and very much victim to it.

Pilot Cast: Gal Gadot.

Series Creator: Sarah Treem.

Producers: Warren Littlefield, Sarah Treem, Jaron Varsano, Katie Robbins.

Studios: Endeavor Content.

Untitled Robert Downey Detective Apple Detective Series


Genre: police and thriller

Description: A frustrated Canadian detective who takes on a decades-old cold case in hopes of winning a confession and becoming a hero. The case quickly spirals out of control when the undercover cop attempts an elaborate sting… adding playacting cops, taxpayer resources, and an unexpected friendship with the peculiar target.

Series Creator: Adam Perlman.

Based on: true events and Michael Lista’s Toronto Life article “The Sting”

Producers: Robert Downey Jr, Susan Downey, Adam Perlman, Michael Lista, Amanda Burrell.

Studios: Team Downey.

Amazing Stories


Genre: Anthologic Fantasy Drama

Description: This is a remake of the 1985-87 NBC anthology series.

Pilot Cast: Ed Burns, Kerry Bishé, Austin Stowell.

Producers: Steven Spielberg, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Adam Horowitz.

Studios: Universal Television, Amblin Television.

Defending Jacob


Genre: Crime Drama

Description: A father deals with the accusation that his 14-year-old son is a murderer.

Pilot Cast: Chris Evans, Michelle Dockery, Betty Gabriel, Sakina Jaffrey, Cherry Jones, Jaeden Martell.

Series Creator: Mark Brombeck.

Based on: William Landay's Novel

Pilot Director: Morten Tyldum.

Producers: Chris Evans, Mark Brombeck, Morten Tyldum.

Studios: Paramount Television , Anonymous Content.



Genre: Comedy

Description: Set during Emily Dickinson’s era with a modern sensibility and tone, it takes viewers into her 19th century world, audaciously exploring the constraints of society, gender and family from the perspective of a budding writer who doesn’t fit in to her own time through her imaginative point of view.

Pilot Cast: Hailee Steinfeld, Jane Krakowski, Anna Baryshnikov, Ella Hunt, Adrian Enscoe, Toby Huss, Kevin Yee, Sophie Zucker.

Series Creator: Alena Smith.

Producers: Alena Smith, Darlene Hunt.

Studios: wiip.



Genre: Anthology Drama

Description: Inspired by true stories in Epic magazine, this series is about a small, collective portrait of America’s immigrants — and thereby a portrait of America itself.

Series Creator: Lee Eisenberg.

Producers: Lee Eisenberg, Kumail Nanjiani, Emily V. Gordon, Alan Yang, Joshuah Bearman, Joshua Davis.

Studios: Universal Television.

For All Mankind


Genre: Sci-Fi Drama

Description: This series explores what would have happened if the global space race had never ended.

Pilot Cast: Chris Bauer, Joel Kinnaman, Sarah Jones, Noah Harpster, Michael Dorman, Eric Ladin, Arturo Del Puerto, Rebecca Wisocky.

Series Creator: Ronald D. Moore, Matt Wolpert, Ben Nedivi.

Producers: Ronald D. Moore, Matt Wolpert, Maril Davis, Ben Nedivi.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Tall Ship Productions.



Genre: Sci-Fi Drama

Description: This chronicles the thousand-year saga of The Foundation, a band of exiles who discover that the only way to save the Galactic Empire from destruction is to defy it.

Pilot Cast: Lee Pace, Jared Harris, Leah Harvey, Lou Llobell, Terrence Mann, Cassian Bilton.

Series Creator: David S. Goyer.

Based on: Isaac Asimov's novel

Pilot Director: Rupert Sanders.

Producers: David S. Goyer, Josh Friedman, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Marcy Ross, Robyn Asimov.

Studios: Skydance Television.

Ghostwriter (2019 series)


Genre: fantasy

Description: When a ghost haunts a neighborhood bookstore and starts releasing fictional characters into the real world, four kids must team up to solve an exciting mystery surrounding the ghost’s unfinished business. Armed with secret messages only they can see, the young heroes chase down the truth — and become friends in the process.

Series Creator: Luke Matheny.

Based on: Sesame Workshop’s 1990s kids series

Producers: J.J. Johnson, Christin Simms, Andrew Orenstein, Luke Matheny.

Home Before Dark


Genre: Crime Drama

Description: Inspired by the real-life story of Hilde Lysiak, a young girl moves from Brooklyn to the small lakeside town her father left behind. While there, her dogged pursuit of the truth leads her to unearth a cold case that everyone in town, including her own father, tried hard to bury.

Pilot Cast: Brooklynn Prince, Jim Sturgess, Abby Miller, Louis Herthum, Michael Weston, Kylie Rogers, Aziza Scott, Adrian Hough, Joelle Carter, Jibrail Nantambu, Deric McCabe.

Series Creator: Dana Fox, Dara Resnik.

Producers: Joy Gorman Wettels, Sharlene Martin, Dana Fox, Dara Resnik.

Studios: Anonymous Content, Paramount Television .



Genre: Sci-Fi Drama

Description: An alien invasion through multiple perspectives around the world.

Pilot Cast: Sam Neill, Shamier Anderson, Golshifteh Farahani, Firas Nassar, Shioli Kutsuna.

Series Creator: Simon Kinberg, David Weil.

Pilot Director: Jakob Verbruggen.

Producers: Audrey Chon, Simon Kinberg, David Weil, Amy Kaufman, Jakob Verbruggen, Andrew Baldwin.

Studios: Genre Films, Platform One Media.

Life Undercover


Genre: Spy Drama

Description: This series highlights the real-life experiences of CIA undercover operative Amaryllis Fox. It is a provocative and contemporary look at a young woman’s journey in the CIA, told through the prism of her closest relationships.

Pilot Cast: Brie Larson.

Series Creator: Megan Martin.

Based on: Amaryllis Fox's memoir - Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA

Producers: Brie Larson, Megan Martin, Lynette Howell-Taylor, Michael Ellenburg, Samantha Housman.

Studios: 51 Entertainment.

Lisey's Story


Genre: Thriller

Description: Two years after the death of her husband, a series of events causes Lisey to begin facing certain realities about her husband that she had repressed and forgotten.

Pilot Cast: Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Joan Allen.

Series Creator: Stephen King.

Based on: Stephen King's bestselling 2006 novel.

Pilot Director: Pablo Larraín.

Producers: Stephen King, Julianne Moore, J.J. Abrams, Ben Stephenson.

Studios: Warner Bros. TV, Bad Robot.

Little Voice


Genre: Musical Dramedy

Description: A love letter to the diverse musicality of New York, the series explores the universal journey of finding your authentic voice in your early 20s. A fresh, intensely romantic tale of the search to find your true voice — and then having the courage to use it.

Pilot Cast: Brittany O’Grady, Shalini Bathina.

Series Creator: Sean Teale, Colton Ryan, Sara Bareilles, Jessie Nelson.

Pilot Director: Jessie Nelson.

Producers: J.J. Abrams, Ben Stephenson, Sara Bareilles, Jessie Nelson.

Studios: Warner Bros. TV, Bad Robot.

Masters of the Air


Genre: War and Historical

Description: The story of the American bomber boys in WWII who brought the war to Hitler’s doorstep.

Series Creator: John Orloff, Graham Yost.

Based on: the Donald L. Miller book Masters of the Air: America’s Bomber Boys Who Fought the Air War Against Nazi Germany

Pilot Director: John Orloff.

Producers: Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Graham Yost, Darryl Frank, Gary Goetzman, Justin Falvey.

Studios: Apple, Amblin Television.

The Morning Show


Genre: Drama

Description: An inside look at the lives of the people who help America wake up in the morning, exploring the unique challenges faced by the women (and men) who carry out this daily televised ritual.

Pilot Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, Steve Carell, Billy Crudup, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Nestor Carbonell, Mark Duplass.

Series Creator: Kerry Ehrin.

Pilot Director: Mimi Leder.

Producers: Kerry Ehrin, Mimi Leder, Michael Ellenburg, Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston.

Studios: Media Res.

Mosquito Coast


Genre: Family

Description: About an idealist who uproots his family to Latin.

Pilot Cast: Justin Theroux, Melissa George, Gabriel Bateman, Kimberly Elise Star.

Series Creator: Neil Cross, Tom Bissell.

Based on: the 1981 novel The Mosquito Coast by Justin’s uncle, Paul Theroux.

Pilot Director: Rupert Wyatt.

Producers: Tom Bissell, Rupert Wyatt, Neil Cross, Justin Theroux.

Studios: FremantleMantle Media International, Veritas Entertainment Group.

Mr. Corman


Genre: dramedy

Description: a deep cut into the days and nights of a public schoolteacher in the San Fernando Valley.

Pilot Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Series Creator: Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Producers: Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Studios: A24.

My Glory Was I Had Such Friends


Genre: Drama Limited

Description: This series follows an extraordinary group of women who supported a patient as she waited for a second life-saving heart transplant.

Pilot Cast: Jennifer Garner, Karen Croner.

Based on: Amy Silverstein's memoir

Producers: J.J. Abrams, Jennifer Garner, Ben Stephenson, Karen Croner.

Studios: Bad Robot, Warner Bros. TV.

Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet


Genre: Drama

Description: Set in a video game development studio, this show explores the intricacies of the human condition through hilarious and innovative ways.

Pilot Cast: Caitlin McGee, F. Murray Abraham, Elisha Henig, Charlotte Nicdao, Danny Pudi, Rob McElhenney.

Series Creator: Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day.

Pilot Director: Rob McElhenney, Charlie Day, Michael Rotenberg, Nicholas Frenkel, Gerard Guillemot.

Producers: Jason Altman, Danielle Kreinik.

Studios: RCG Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment, Ubisoft Entertainment.



Genre: Drama

Description: This series follows the hopes and dreams of four generations of a Korean immigrant family. The story begins with a forbidden romance and crescendos into a sweeping saga that journeys between Korea, Japan, and America.

Pilot Cast: Min Ho Lee, Jin Ha, Minha Kim, Anna Sawai, Soji Arai, Kaho Minami.

Series Creator: Soo Hugh.

Based on: Min Jin Lee's Novel

Producers: Soo Hugh, Michael Ellenburg, Min Jin Lee.

Studios: Media Res.



Genre: Drama

Description: Set in a a future when the human race has lost the sense of sight, and society has had to find new ways to interact, to build, to hunt, to survive. All of that is challenged when a set of twins with sight is born.

Pilot Cast: Jason Momoa, Alfre Woodard, Yadira Guevara-Prip, Nesta Cooper, Christian Camargo, Hera Hilmar.

Series Creator: Steven Knight.

Pilot Director: Francis Lawrence.

Producers: Steven Knight, Francis Lawrence, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Kristen Campo.

Studios: Chernin Entertainment, Endeavor Content.



Genre: Mystery Horror Drama / Psychological Thriller

Description: Young married couple Dorothy and Sean Turner have hired inexperienced nanny Leanne Grayson to help care for their newborn baby. However, there's an unspoken secret surrounding this child.

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Pilot Cast: Lauren Ambrose, Toby Kebbell, Nell Tiger Free, Rupert Grint.

Series Creator: Tony Basgallop.

Pilot Director: M. Night Shyamalan.

Producers: M. Night Shyamalan, Tony Basgallop, Jason Blumenthal, Todd Black, Taylor Latham, Steve Tish, Ashwin Rajan.

Studios: Blinding Edge Pictures, Escape Artists.



Genre: Thriller and Workplace

Description: At Lumen Industries, a company that’s looking to take work-life balance to a new level, Mark, an employee with a dark past, is trying to put himself back together.

Pilot Cast: Adam Scott, Patricia Arquette, John Turturro, Christopher Walken, Britt Lower, Zach Cherry, Tramell Tillman, Jen Tullock.

Series Creator: Dan Erickson.

Pilot Director: Dan Erickson, Ben Stiller, Nicky Weinstock, Chris Black.

Producers: Ben Stiller, Jackie Cohn, Adam Scott.

Studios: Endeavor Content, Red Hour Productions.



Genre: adventure and thriller

Description: The story of Lin, a man on the run from an Australian prison looking to get lost in the teeming city of Bombay. Cut off from family and friends by distance and fate, he finds a new life in the slums, bars and underworld of India.

Pilot Cast: Charlie Hunnam.

Series Creator: Eric Warren Singer.

Based on: Gregory David Roberts’ best-selling novel

Pilot Director: Justin Kurzel.

Producers: Dave Erickson, Eric Warren Singer, Justin Kurzel, Nicole Clemens, Steve Golin.

Studios: Anonymous Content, Paramount TV.

Slow Horses


Genre: Spy and Thriller

Description: Jackson Lamb, a brilliant but irascible leader of a group of spies, ends up in MI5’s Slough House, having been exiled from the mainstream for their mistakes.

Pilot Cast: Gary Oldman.

Series Creator: Will Smith_(writer).

Based on: Mick Herron’s spy novels

Producers: Graham Yost, Gary Oldman.

Studios: See-Saw Films.

Ted Lasso



Description: Ted Lasso, an idealistic — and clueless — all-American football coach is hired to manage an English football club — despite having no soccer coaching experience at all.

Pilot Cast: Jason Sudeikis.

Series Creator: Brendan Hunt, Jason Sudeikis, Bill Lawrence.

Based on: on the popular Coach Ted Lasso character Sudeikis played in NBC Sports videos

Producers: Bill Lawrence, Jason Sudeikis.

Studios: Doozer Productions, Warner Bros. TV.

Truth Be Told


Genre: Drama

Description: This unique glimpse into America’s obsession with true-crime podcasts challenges its viewers to consider the consequences when the pursuit of justice is placed on a public stage.

Pilot Cast: Octavia Spencer, Lizzy Caplan, Aaron Paul, Elizabeth Perkins, Mekhi Phifer, Ron Cephas Jones, Tracie Thoms, Haneefah Wood, Nic Bishop, Tami Roman, Annabella Sciorra, Molly Hagan.

Series Creator: Nichelle Tramble Spellman.

Producers: Nichelle Tramble Spellman, Octavia Spencer, Reese Witherspoon, Lauren Neustadter, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Kristen Campo.

Studios: Chernin Entertainment, Hello Sunshine, Chernin Entertainment & Endeavor Content.

Untitled Gordon & Weight Project


Genre: Drama

Description: Two elderly Vietnam vets and best friends find their monotonous lives upended when a woman they both loved 50 years ago is killed in an accident. Their lifelong regrets and secrets collide with their resentment of today’s self-absorbed millennials, and an act of self-defense snowballs into a tragic series of events.

Pilot Cast: Richard Gere.

Series Creator: Howard Gordon, Warren Leight .

Based on: The Israeli series Nevelot

Producers: Richard Gere, Dror Sabo, Lee Yardeni, Avi Nir, Alon Shtruzman, Rachel Kaplan, Peter Traugott, Yoram Mokady, Mirit Toovi, Howard Gordon, Warren Leight .

Studios: Touchstone Television, Teakwood Lane Productions, Keshet Studios.