A Comprehensive Guide To Apple TV+ Original Content

Apple TV+

Apple TV+ launched on November 1st, while the cost is $4.99 per month (after a 7-day free trial), with a year free if you purchase a new iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, or Apple TV.²

(Note: Unscripted shows are excluded from this list.)

Released:

Ghostwriter

Premiere Date: November 1st.

Director(s): Luke Matheny.

Writer(s): Luke Matheny, J.J. Johnson, Andrew Orenstein.

Starring: Isaac Arellanes (Ruben Reyna), Amadi Chapata (Chevon Redmond), Hannah Levinson (Donna Palmer-Moreno), Justin Sanchez (Curtis Palmer-Moreno).

Synopsis: 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 ghostʼs unfinished business. Armed with secret messages only they can see, the young heroes chase down the truth — and become friends in the process. Each episode story arc is grouped around literature, featuring classics and new works commissioned from popular authors like DJ Machale and Kwame Alexander.

Helpsters

Premiere Date: November 1st.

Director(s): Benjamin Lehmann (102), Matt Vogel (103), Shannon Flynn (104, 105), Ryan McFaul (106).

Writer(s): Tim McKeon (creator, 101, 102), Nick Confalone (102, 105), Alex Fox (103, 104, 106, 113), Rachel Lewis (103, 104, 106, 113).

Starring: Stephanie DʼAbruzzo (Cody), Martin Robinson (Mr. Primm), Tim Lagasse (Scatter), Ingrid Hansen (Heart), Jennifer Barnhart (Jackie).

Synopsis: Meet Cody (DʼAbruzzo) and the Helpsters, a team of vibrant monsters who love to solve problems. Whether itʼs planning a party, climbing a mountain, or mastering a magic trick, the Helpsters can figure anything out—because everything starts with a plan.

Note: All characters are muppets.

Snoopy in Space

Premiere Date: November 1st. 

Director(s): Rob Boutilier (101-112), Behzad Mansoori-Dara (102, 105, 108, 111), Ridd Sorensen (103, 106, 109, 112).

Writer(s): Betsy Walters (101, 102), Carly DeNure (104, 108).

Starring: Terry McGurrin (Snoopy), Ethan Pugiotto (Charlie Brown), Rob Tinkler (Woodstock), Christian Dal Dosso (Franklin), Isabella Leo (Lucy), Holly Gorski (Marcie), Hattie Kragten (Sally), Isis Moore (Peppermint Patty), Wyatt White (Linus), Nicole Byer (C.A.R.A.). 

Synopsis: Blast off with Snoopy (McGurrin) as he fulfills his dream to become a NASA astronaut. Joined by Charlie Brown (Pugiotto) and the rest of the Peanuts gang, Snoopy takes command of the International Space Station and explores the moon and beyond.

Note: The series consists of 12 shorts.

The Elephant Queen (film)

Premiere Date: In theaters October 18th. Streaming November 1st.

Director(s): Mark Deeble, Victoria Stone.

Writer(s): Mark Deeble.

Starring: Chiwetel Ejiofor (Narrator).

Synopsis: Athena is a mother who will do everything in her power to protect her herd when they are forced to leave their waterhole. This epic journey, narrated by Chiwetel Ejiofor, takes audiences across the African savannah, and into the heart of an elephant family. A tale of love, loss and coming home.

Servant

Premiere Date: November 28th. 

Director(s): M. Night Shyamalan (101, 109), Daniel Sackheim (102, 103), Nimród Antal (104, 105), Alexis Ostrander (106, 107), Lisa Brühlmann (108), John Dahl (110).

Writer(s): Tony Basgallop (creator, 101-110). 

Starring: Toby Kebbell (Sean Turner), Lauren Ambrose (Dorothy Turner), Nell Tiger Free (Leanne Grayson), Rupert Grint (Julian Pearce), Tony Revolori (Tobe).

Synopsis: The psychological thriller follows a Philadelphia couple, Dorothy (Ambrose) and Sean Turner (Kebbell), in mourning after an unspeakable tragedy creates a rift in their marriage and opens the door for a mysterious force to enter their home. They have also hired young nanny Leanne (Tiger Free) to help care for their newborn child. As time goes on, it becomes clear that things are not quite as they seem.

Note: The series has already been renewed for a second season. Production is currently underway, with a wrap date of April 16th. Director M. Night Shyamalan envisions the series as a saga spread over six 10-episode seasons.

Hala (film)

Premiere Date: In theaters November 22nd. Streaming December 6th.

Director(s): Minhal Baig.

Writers(s): Minhal Baig.

Starring: Geraldine Viswanathan (Hala), Jack Kilmer (Jesse), Gabriel Luna (Mr. Lawrence), Purbi Joshi (Eram), Azad Khan (Zahid), Anna Chlumsky (Shannon).

Synopsis: 17-year-old Hala (Viswanathan) struggles to balance being a suburban teenager with her traditional Muslim upbringing. As she comes into her own, Hala finds herself grappling with a secret that threatens to unravel her family.

Little America

Premiere Date: January 17th.

Director(s): Deepa Mehta (101), Aurora Guerrero (102), Bharat Nalluri (103), Sian Heder (104), Chioke Nassor (105), Tze Chun (106), Nima Nourizadeh (107), Stephen Dunn (108).

Writer(s): Lee Eisenberg (co-creator, showrunner, 107), Kumail Nanjiani (co-creator, 107), Emily V. Gordon (co-creator, 107), Rajiv Joseph (101), Dan LeFranc (102), Brian Savelson (103), Mfoniso Udofia (103), Sian Heder (104), Cathy Kisakye (105), Tze Chun (106), Al-Kadhi (108), Stephen Dunn (108).

Starring: Zachary Quinto, Mélanie Laurent, Jearnest Corchado, John Ortiz, Angela Lin, Kai To, Sophia Xu, Shaun Toub, Shila Vosough Ommi, Eshan Inamdar, Priyanka Bose, Conphidance.

Synopsis: The anthology series looks to go beyond the headlines to look at the funny, romantic, heartfelt, inspiring and unexpected lives of immigrants in America, at a time when their stories are more relevant than ever.

Note: The series has already been renewed for a second season.

Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet

Premiere Date: February 7th.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Rob McElhenney (co-creator, 101), Megan Ganz (co-creator), Charlie Day (101).

Starring: Rob McElhenney (Ian Grimm), F. Murray Abraham (C.W. Longbottom), Imani Hakim (Dana), David Hornsby (David), Danny Pudi (Brad), Ashly Burch (Rachel).

Synopsis: Set in a video game development studio, the series will explore the intricacies of the human condition through hilarious and innovative ways.

Note: The series has already been renewed for a second season.

Amazing Stories

Premiere Date: March 6th.

Director(s): Chris Long (101), Mark Mylod (102), Michael Dinner (103), Susanna Fogel (104), Sylvain White (105), Todd Holland.

Writer(s): Adam Horowitz (co-creator, co-showrunner), Edward Kitsis (co-creator, co-showrunner), Jessica Sharzer (101), Don Handfield (102), Richard Rayner (102), Leah Fong (103), Peter Ackerman (104).

Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Victoria Pedretti, Sasha Alexander, Edward Burns, Kerry Bishé, Jacob Latimore, Josh Holloway, Michelle Wilson, Duncan Joiner, Austin Stowell, E’Myri Crutchfield, Robert Forster.

Synopsis: The anthology series will transport the audience to worlds of wonder through the lens of today’s most imaginative filmmakers, directors, and writers.

Note: The first half of the season, consisting of five episodes, will premiere weekly starting March 6th, with the other half arriving at a later date.

Dated:

The Banker (film)

Premiere Date: In theaters March 6th. Streaming March 20th.

Director(s): George Nolfi.

Writer(s): Niceole Levy, George Nolfi, David Smith, Stan Younger.

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson (Joe Morris), Nicholas Hoult (Matt Steiner), Anthony Mackie (Bernard Garrett), Jessie T. Usher (Tony Jackson), Nia Long (Eunice Garrett).

Synopsis: Entrepreneurs Bernard Garrett (Mackie) and Joe Morris (Jackson) try to circumvent the racial limitations of the 1950s as they turn their business savvy into social activism and decide to help African Americans get loans in Texas, with the help of working class white man Matt Steiner (Hoult).

Home Before Dark

Premiere Date: April 3rd.

Director(s): Jon M. Chu (101), Rosemary Rodriguez (103, 104, 110), Kat Candler (105, 106).

Writer(s): Dana Fox (co-creator), Dara Resnik (co-creator), Russel Friend, Garrett Lerner.

Starring: Brooklynn Prince (Hilde Lysiak), Jim Sturgess (Matthew Lysiak), Abby Miller (Bridget Jensen), Louis Herthum (Frank Briggs Sr.), Michael Weston (Frank Briggs Jr.).

Synopsis: Hilde Lysiak (Prince) is a young girl who 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.

Note: The series has already been renewed for a second season.

Beastie Boys Story (film)

Premiere Date: Streaming April 24th. In select theaters late 2020.

Director(s): Spike Jonze.

Writer(s): Spike Jonze, Mike Diamond, Adam Horovitz.

Starring: Mike Diamond (Himself), Adam Horovitz (Himself).

Synopsis: Grammy Award-winning bandmembers Mike Diamond and Adam Horovitz talking about their music career and 40-year friendship, in this live documentary experience that will focus on the history and legacy of the group and its intimate, personal story.

Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth

Premiere Date: April 17th.

Director(s): Philip Hunt.

Writers(s): Philip Hunt, Luke Matheny.

Starring: Meryl Streep (Narrator), Jacob Tremblay (Boy), Chris O’Dowd (Dad), Ruth Negga (Mom).

Synopsis: The 36-minute short film follows a precocious 7-year-old boy (Tremblay) who, over the course of Earth Day, learns about the wonders of the planet from his mom (Negga) and dad (O’Dowd) — and from a mysterious exhibit at the aptly titled Museum of Everything.

Defending Jacob

Premiere Date: April 24th.

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Director(s): Morten Tyldum (101-108).

Writer(s): Mark Bomback (creator, showrunner, 101-108).

Starring: Chris Evans (Andy Barber), Michelle Dockery (Laurie Barber), Jaeden Martell (Jacob Barber), Cherry Jones (Joanna Klein), Pablo Schreiber (Neal Logiudice), Betty Gabriel (Paula Duffy).

Synopsis: The miniseries focuses on Andy Barber (Evans), an assistant district attorney who investigates the slaying of a 14-year-old boy, only to discover his teenage son Jacob (Martell) is a suspect. 

Trying

Premiere Date: May 1st.

Director(s): Jim O’Hanlon (101).

Writer(s): Andy Wolton (creator, 101).

Starring: Rafe Spall (Jason), Esther Smith (Nikki), Imelda Staunton, Darren Boyd, Phil Davis.

Synopsis: All Jason (Spall) and Nikki (Smith) want is a baby. But it’s the one thing they just can’t have. This new, heartfelt comedy series focuses on growing up, settling down, and finding someone to love.

Central Park

Premiere Date: May 29th.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Loren Bouchard (creator, co-showrunner), Regina Hicks (co-showrunner), Nora Smith, Josh Gad.

Starring: Leslie Odom Jr. (Owen), Tituss Burgess (Cole), Kristen Bell (Molly), Stanley Tucci (Bitsy Brandenham), Daveed Diggs (Helen), Kathryn Hahn (Paige), Josh Gad (Narrator).

Synopsis: The animated series tells the story of a family of caretakers, who live and work in Central Park, end up saving the park, and basically the world.

Note: The series has already been renewed for a second season.

On the Rocks (film)

Premiere Date: In theaters Spring 2020.

Director(s): Sofia Coppola.

Writers(s): Sofia Coppola.

Starring: Rashida Jones (Laura), Bill Murray (Felix), Marlon Wayans (Dean), Jessica Henwick (Fiona), Jenny Slate (Vanessa), Barbara Bain (Gran).

Synopsis: A young mother (Jones) reconnects with her larger than life playboy father (Murray) on an adventure through New York.

The Morning Show

Premiere Date: November 2020.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Jay Carson (creator), Kerry Ehrin (developer, showrunner).

Starring: Jennifer Aniston (Alex Levy), Reese Witherspoon (Bradley Jackson), Billy Crudup (Corey Ellison), Mark Duplass (Charlie “Chip” Black), Néstor Carbonell (Yanko Flores), Bel Powley (Claire Canway).

Synopsis: Alex Levy (Aniston) runs The Morning Show, a popular news program that has excellent TV ratings and is perceived to have changed the face of American television. After her partner of 15 years, Mitch Kessler (Carell), is fired amidst a sexual misconduct scandal, Alex fights to retain her job as top newsreader while sparking a rivalry with aspiring journalist Bradley Jackson (Witherspoon). [Season 1]

Dickinson (season 2)

Premiere Date: 2020.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Alena Smith (creator, showrunner).

Starring: Hailee Steinfeld (Emily Dickinson), Toby Huss (Edward Dickinson), Jane Krakowski (Mrs. Dickinson), Anna Baryshnikov (Lavinia Dickinson), Adrian Blake Enscoe (Austin Dickinson), Ella Hunt (Sue Gilbert), Pico Alexander (Henry “Ship” Shipley), Finn Jones (Samuel Bowles).

Synopsis: The series audaciously explores the constraints of society, gender and family from the perspective of rebellious young poet Emily Dickinson (Steinfeld). Set in the 19th century, the series is a coming-of-age story that finds Emily to be the unexpected hero for our millennial generation. 

For All Mankind (season 2)

Premiere Date: 2020.

Director(s): Michael Morris (201).

Writer(s): Ronald D. Moore (co-creator, showrunner, 201), Ben Nedivi (co-creator), Matt Wolpert (co-creator).

Starring: Joel Kinnaman (Edward Baldwin), Michael Dorman (Gordon “Gordo” Stevens), Wrenn Schmidt, (Margo Madison), Sarah Jones, (Tracey Stevens), Shantel VanSanten (Karen Baldwin), Jodi Balfour (Ellen Waverly).

Synopsis: “What would have happened if the global space race had never ended and the USSR succeeds in the first manned Moon landing?” Told through the lives of NASA astronauts, engineers and their families, the alternate history series presents an aspirational world where NASA and the space program remained a priority and a focal point of our hopes and dreams. 

Note: Production is currently underway, with a wrap date of April 2020.

See (season 2)

Premiere Date: 2020.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Steven Knight (creator), Jonathan Tropper (showrunner).

Starring: Jason Momoa (Baba Voss), Sylvia Hoeks (Queen Kane), Alfre Woodard (Paris), Hera Hilmar (Maghra), Christian Camargo (Tamacti Jun), Archie Madekwe (Kofun), Nesta Cooper (Haniwa), Adrian Paul (Lord Harlan), Dave Bautista.

Synopsis: A virus has decimated humankind. Those who survived emerged blind. Society has had to find new ways to interact, to build, to hunt, to survive. Baba Voss (Momoa), the father of twins born centuries later with the mythic ability to see, now must protect his tribe against a threatened queen. [Season 1]

Note: Production is underway, with a wrap date of July 10th.

Truth Be Told (season 2)

Premiere Date: 2020 or 2021.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Nichelle Tramble Spellman (creator, showrunner).

Starring: Octavia Spencer (Poppy Parnell).

Synopsis: Descend into the world of true-crime podcasts. Podcaster Poppy Parnell (Spencer) works on yet another case in this quasi-anthology series.

Untitled Billie Eilish Documentary

Premiere Date: 2020.

Director(s): R.J. Cutler.

Writers(s): TBA.

Starring: Billie Eilish (Herself), Finneas O’Connell (Himself).

Synopsis: The documentary will follow 17-year-old singer-songwriter Billie Eilish in the wake of the release of her debut album, ‘When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?.’ The film will feature private moments with Billie’s family, as well as behind-the-scenes of her public appearances. 

Ordered:

A Christmas Carol (film)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Sean Anders & John Morris.

Writer(s): Sean Anders & John Morris.

Starring: Will Ferrell, Ryan Reynolds.

Synopsis: A musical reimagining of the Charles Dickens classic ‘A Christmas Carol.’

Boys State (film)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Jesse Moss, Amanda McBaine.

Writer(s): N/A.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: A political coming-of-age story, this documentary examines the health of American democracy through an unusual experiment: a thousand 17-year-old boys from across Texas gather together to build a representative government from the ground up. High-minded ideals collide with low-down dirty tricks as four boys of diverse backgrounds and political views navigate the challenges of organizing political parties, shaping consensus, and campaigning for the highest office at Texas Boys State—governor.

Dads (film)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Bryce Dallas Howard.

Writers(s): Bryce Dallas Howard.

Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Ron Howard, Judd Apatow, Jimmy Fallon, Andy Griffith, Neil Patrick Harris, Ken Jeong, Jimmy Kimmel, Hasan Minhaj, Conan O’Brien, Patton Oswalt, Will Smith, Kenan Thompson.

Synopsis: A light-hearted look at modern paternity around the world, revealed through anecdotes and wisdom from average dads and celebrities.

Calls

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Timothée Hochet (creator).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: Audiences will get to experience short stories through real-life audio sources and minimal visuals.

El Gato Negro

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Robert Rodriguez.

Writer(s): Eric Carrasco (creator).

Starring: Diego Boneta (Francisco Guerrero, aka El Gato Negro).

Synopsis: The series is centered on the intergenerational exploits of two crime-fighting heroes in South Texas. The first is Francisco Guerrero (Boneta), a young man who takes up the mantle of a fabled local hero to avenge the death of his best friend, while the other is his grandfather, a lucha who turned to crime-busting decades earlier.

Foundation

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Rupert Sanders (101).

Writer(s): David S. Goyer (co-creator, showrunner), Josh Friedman (co-creator), Leigh Dana Jackson (105), Victoria Morrow (109), Saladin Ahmed.

Starring: Jared Harris (Hari Seldon), Lee Pace (Brother Day), Lou Llobell (Gaal), Leah Harvey (Salvor), Laura Birn (Demerzel ), Terrence Mann (Brother Dusk), Cassian Bilton (Brother Dawn).

Synopsis: The science-fiction series 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.

Lisey’s Story

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Pablo Larraín (101-108).

Writer(s): Stephen King (creator, 101-108).

Starring: Julianne Moore (Lisey Landon), Clive Owen (Scott Landon), Dane Dehaan (Jim Dooley), Joan Allen (Amanda), Sung Kang (Officer Dan Beckman).

Synopsis: A deeply personal thriller that follows Lisey (Moore) two years following the death of her husband (Owen). The miniseries explores a series of events that causes her to begin facing amazing realities about her husband that she had repressed and forgotten.

Little Voice

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Jessie Nelson (101, 104, 106, 107, 109), Christopher Storer (102), Cherien Dabis (103), Emma Westenberg (105), Bart Freundlich (108).

Writer(s): Jessie Nelson (creator, showrunner, 101).

Starring: Shalini Bathina (Prisha), Brittany O’Grady (Bess), Colton Ryan (Samuel), Sean Teale (Ethan), Samrat Chakrabarti (Anil), Gopal Divan (Sundeep).

Synopsis: The romantic dramedy series will explore the universal journey of finding your authentic voice in your early 20s. It is described as a fresh, intensely romantic tale of the search to find your true voice… and then the courage to use it.

Masters of the Air

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): John Orloff (creator).

Starring: TBA.

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Synopsis: The miniseries focuses the aerial wars through the eyes of enlisted men of the Eighth Air Force — known as the men of the Mighty Eighth — who brought the war to Hitler’s doorstep.

Mr. Corman

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Joseph Gordon-Levitt (101).

Writer(s): Joseph Gordon-Levitt (creator, 101), Bruce Eric Kaplan (showrunner).

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Josh Corman), Arturo Castro (Victor).

Synopsis: A deep cut into the days and nights of Mr. Corman (Gordon-Levitt), a public schoolteacher in the San Fernando Valley.

Mosquito Coast

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Rupert Wyatt (101).

Writer(s): Neil Cross (co-creator, showrunner, 101), Tom Bissell (co-creator, 101).

Starring: Justin Theroux (Allie Fox), Melissa George (Margot Fox), Gabriel Bateman (Charlie Fox), Logan Polish (Dina Fox), Kimberly Elise (Jones).

Synopsis: The series will follow brilliant inventor Allie Fox (Theroux) as he flees America to create a utopian society in Honduras, as he unknowingly leads his family into unimaginable danger.

Note: Rupert Wyatt will direct several more episodes throughout the season.

My Glory Was I Had Such Friends

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Karen Croner (creator).

Starring: Jennifer Garner (Amy Silverstein).

Synopsis: The miniseries will showcase the power of friendship and the resilience of the human spirit as it follows an extraordinary group of women who supported Silverstein (Garner) as she waited for a second life-saving heart transplant.

Pachinko

Premiere Date: TBA. 

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Soo Hugh (creator, showrunner).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The series will chronicle the hopes and dreams of four generations of a Korean immigrant family. Epic in scope, intimate in tone, the story begins with a forbidden love and crescendos into a sweeping saga that journeys between Korea, Japan and America to tell the unforgettable story of war and peace, love and loss, triumph and reckoning.

Severance

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Ben Stiller (101).

Writer(s): Dan Erickson (creator, 101).

Starring: Adam Scott (Mark), Patricia Arquette (Mark’s boss), Britt Lower (Helly), Jen Tullock (Devon), Zach Cherry (Dylan), Tramell Tillman (Milchick).

Synopsis: The series takes place at Lumen Industries, a company that’s looking to take work-life balance to a new level. The workplace thriller follows Mark (Scott), an employee with a dark past trying to put himself back together.

Shantaram

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Justin Kurzel (101, 102, 109, 110).

Writer(s): Eric Warren Singer (creator, 101).

Starring: Charlie Hunnam (Lin), Richard Roxburgh (Detective Sergeant Marty Nightingalem), Radhika Apte (Kavita).

Synopsis: The story of Lin (Hunnam), 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. 

Slow Horses

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Will Smith (creator).

Starring: Gary Oldman (Jackson Lamb).

Synopsis: The drama series, based on the Mick Herron novels, follows a team of British intelligence agents who serve in a dumping ground department of MI5 – Slough House. 

Suspicion

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): Chris Long (101).

Writer(s): Rob Williams (showrunner).

Starring: Uma Thurman, Kunal Nayyar, Noah Emmerich, Georgina Campbell, Elyes Gabel, Elizabeth Henstridge, Edward Bluemel, Angel Coulby.

Synopsis: In this English-language version of Israeli thriller ‘False Flag,’ twenty-one year-old Leo, the son of a prominent American businesswoman (Thurman), is abducted 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?

Swagger!

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Reggie Rock Bythewood.

Writer(s): Reggie Rock Bythewood (creator, showrunner).

Starring: O’Shea Jackson Jr. (Ike), Rick Kelvin Branch (Teacher), Wade Carter (Coach Duke), William Stanford Davis (Coach Max), Tamica Wiley (Sheila).

Synopsis: Taking inspiration from the youth basketball experiences of Kevin Durant, the series explores the world of AAU basketball in the nation’s capital, and the players, their families and coaches who walk the fine line between dreams and ambition, and opportunism and corruption.

Swan Song (film)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Benjamin Cleary.

Writer(s): Benjamin Cleary.

Starring: Mahershala Ali (Milo).

Synopsis: Set in the near future, the film explores how far someone will go, and how much they’ll sacrifice, to make a happier life for the people they love. 

Ted Lasso

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Tom Marshall (101), Elliot Hegarty (105, 106).

Writer(s): Jason Sudeikis (co-creator, 101), Bill Lawrence (co-creator, 101).

Starring: Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso), Brendan Hunt (Coach Beard), Jimmy Akingbola.

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

The Sky is Everywhere (film)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Josephine Decker.

Writer(s): Jandy Nelson.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The film follows a shy teenager and band geek named Lennie Walker as she works through the loss of her fiery sister and accidentally falls in love.

Toxic Labor (film)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): TBA.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: A documentary dealing with the sexual harassment and assault in the workplace.

Untitled Brie Larson CIA drama series (w/t ‘Life Undercover’)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Megan Martin (creator).

Starring: Brie Larson (Amaryllis Fox).

Synopsis: A provocative and contemporary look at the journey of Amaryllis Fox (Larson) in the CIA, told through the prism of her closest relationships.

Untitled Damien Chazelle drama series

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Damien Chazelle (all episodes).

Writer(s): Damien Chazelle (all episodes).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: Under wraps.

Untitled Simon Kinberg/David Weil science fiction series (w/t ‘Ray James’)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Jakob Verbruggen (101).

Writer(s): David Weil (co-creator, showrunner), Simon Kinberg (co-creator), Chad Feehan.

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: A large-budget, ambitious, character-driven genre show, sometimes referred to as ‘War of the Worlds Project’ because an early incarnation had parallels to HG Wells’ classic.

Wolfwalkers (animated film)

Premiere Date: TBA.

Director(s): Tomm Moore, Ross Stewart.

Writer(s): Will Collins.

Starring: Sean Bean.

Synopsis: In a time of superstition and magic, when wolves are seen as demonic and nature an evil to be tamed, a young apprentice hunter, Robyn, comes to Ireland with her father to wipe out the last pack. But when Robyn saves a wild native girl, Mebh, their friendship leads her to discover the world of the Wolfwalkers and transform her into the very thing her father is tasked to destroy.

 

In Development:

Extrapolations

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Scott Z. Burns (creator, 101).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The anthology series will tell intimate stories of how the upcoming changes to our planet will affect love, faith, work and family on a personal and human scale. The stories will be interwoven through the season and follow the worldwide battle for our mutual survival spanning the 21st century.

Physical

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Annie Weisman (creator, showrunner, 101).

Starring: Rose Byrne.

Synopsis: Set in a 1980s Southern California beach community, the series follows a woman (Byrne) struggling in her life as a quietly tortured housewife, who finds an unconventional path to power through an unlikely source: the world of aerobics.

Schmigadoon

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Cinco Paul (co-creator, showrunner, 101), Ken Daurio (co-creator, 101).

Starring: Cecily Strong.

Synopsis: The comedy series revolves around a couple on a backpacking trip designed to reinvigorate their relationship who discover the magical town of Schmigadoon, in which everyone acts as if they’re in a studio musical from the 1940s. They then discover that they can’t leave until they find “true love.”

Time Bandits (pilot)

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): Taika Waititi (101).

Writer(s): Taika Waititi (101).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: A television adaptation of Terry Gilliam’s 1981 film of the same name, which centers on a young boy who discovers a time-traveling portal in his bedroom.

WeCrashed: The Rise and Fall of WeWork

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Lee Eisenberg (co-creator, 101), Drew Crevello (co-creator, 101).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: The limited series, based on the six-part podcast, documents the rise and fall of WeWork, the New York-headquartered commercial real estate company that provides shared workspaces for technology startups and other services.

You Think It, I’ll Say It (w/t)

Premiere Date: N/A.

Director(s): TBA.

Writer(s): Colleen McGuinness (creator, showrunner).

Starring: TBA.

Synopsis: Inspired by Curtis Sittenfeld’s short-story collection ‘You Think It, I’ll Say It.’

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