NEW TITLES ARRIVING THIS SEPTEMBER
'Come From Away' | September 10
'Come From Away' is the filmed version of the award-winning Broadway musical which tells the story of 7,000 people stranded in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland after all flights into the US are grounded on September 11, 2001. As the people of Newfoundland graciously welcome the "come from aways" into their community in the aftermath, the passengers and locals alike process what’s happened while finding love, laughter and new hope in the unlikely and lasting bonds that they forge.
'The Morning Show' S2 | September 17
'The Morning Show' explores the cutthroat world of morning news and the lives of the people who help America wake up in the morning. Told through the lens of two complicated women working to navigate the minefield of high-octane jobs while facing crises in both their personal and professional lives, the series is an unapologetically candid drama that looks at the power dynamics between women and men, and women and women, in the workplace.
'Foundation' | September 24
Based on the award-winning novels by Isaac Asimov, 'Foundation' chronicles a band of exiles on their monumental journey to save humanity and rebuild civilization amid the fall of the Galactic Empire. Starring Jared Harris, Lee Pace and Lou Llobell, the series was partly filmed here in Ireland.
'The Problem With John Stewart' | September 30
The highly anticipated new current affairs series from the acclaimed host, writer, producer, director and advocate Jon Stewart, taking a deep dive on the issues affecting us most. It is a multiple-season, single-issue series with Stewart in discussion with the people who are impacted by the issue — as well as those who have a hand in creating the impact.
APPLE TV PLUS - AUGUST
Written, directed, produced by and starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt 'Mr. Corman' follows the days and nights of Josh Corman, an artist at heart but not by trade. Darkly funny, oddly beautiful and deeply heartfelt, this relatable comedy-drama speaks for our contemporary generation of 30-somethings – working to become grown-ups sometime before they're senior citizens.
'CODA' | August 13
Seventeen-year-old Ruby (Emilia Jones) is the sole hearing member of a deaf family – a CODA, child of deaf adults. Her life revolves around acting as an interpreter for her parents (Marlee Matlin, Troy Kotsur) and working on the family's struggling fishing boat every day before school with her father and older brother (Daniel Durant). The movie won four awards at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival: the Special Jury Award for Ensemble Cast, the Directing Award, the Audience Award and the Grand Jury Prize.
'Truth Be Told' S2 | August 20
From acclaimed writer, showrunner, and executive producer Nichelle Tramble Spellman, 'Truth Be Told' is an NAACP Image Award-winning series that provides a unique glimpse into America’s obsession with true crime podcasts. Starring and executive produced by Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer, the new season of the anthology drama also stars Academy Award nominee Kate Hudson in her first lead role in a television series.
'See' S2 | August 27
'See' takes place in the distant future, after a deadly virus has decimated humankind. In season two, Baba Voss (Jason Mamoa) is fighting to reunite his torn-apart family and get away from the war and politics that surround him, but the more he moves away, the deeper he gets sucked in, and the emergence of his nemesis brother threatens his family even more. The second season will introduce Dave Bautista as Edo Voss, the brother of Momoa's character, Baba Voss.
APPLE TV PLUS - JULY
'Schmigadoon!' | July 16
Love leads to the strangest places. This new musical comedy series is executive produced by Lorne Michaels and stars Cecily Strong, Keegan-Michael Key, Fred Armisen, and Alan Cumming. The series sees a couple embark on a backpacking trip designed to reinvigorate their relationship and they discover a magical town in which everyone is living in a studio musical from the 1940s.
'Ted Lasso' Season 2 | July 23
The Golden Globe Award winning series 'Ted Lasso' stars Jason Sudeikis as a small-time college football coach from Kansas who is hired to coach a professional soccer team in England. The only problem is that he has no experience coaching soccer. Season two arrives this July.
'Watch The Sound With Mark Ronson' | July 30
Each episode of 'Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson' will follow Ronson as he uncovers the untold stories behind music creation and the lengths producers and creators are willing to go to find the perfect sound. Ronson explores music’s intersection with artistry and technology in candid conversations with music legends and icons including Paul McCartney, Questlove, King Princess, Dave Grohl, Adrock and Mike D from the Beastie Boys, Charli XCX and more, where he discovers the ways in which these unique tools have influenced their work. At the end of each episode, Ronson will create and unveil a unique piece of original music using groundbreaking technology and techniques including reverb, synth, autotune, drum machines, sampling and distortion.
APPLE TV PLUS - JUNE
Based on the best-selling novel by Stephen King, and adapted by the author himself, “Lisey’s Story” is a deeply personal thriller that follows Lisey Landon (Academy Award winner Julianne Moore) two years after the death of her husband, famous novelist Scott Landon (Academy Award nominee Clive Owen).
Set in the idyllic but fragile beach paradise of sunny 1980s San Diego, 'Physical' is a half-hour dark comedy following Sheila Rubin (Rose Byrne) , a quietly tortured, seemingly dutiful housewife supporting her smart but controversial husband’s bid for state assembly. But behind closed doors, Sheila has her own darkly funny take on life she rarely lets the world see. She’s also battling a complex set of personal demons relating to her self-image… that is, until she finds release through the unlikeliest source: the world of aerobics.
'Central Park' Season Two
'Central Park' is an animated musical comedy about the Tillermans, a family that lives in Central Park. Owen, the park manager, and Paige, his journalist wife, raise their kids Molly and Cole in the world’s most famous park, while fending off hotel heiress Bitsy Brandenham and her long suffering assistant Helen, who would love nothing more than to turn the park into condos. The animated comedy/musical stars the voices of Josh Gad, Stanley Tucci, Kathryn Hahn, and Tituss Burgess.
APPLE TV PLUS - MAY
'Mythic Quest' Season 2
With the quarantine finally over, the new season of 'Mythic Quest' finds everyone back in the office (well, almost everyone), attempting to build upon the success of Raven's Banquet by launching an epic new expansion, but Ian (Rob McElhenney) and the newly promoted co-creative director, Poppy (Charlotte Nicdao), struggle with the game’s direction.
'Trying' Season 2
In the eight-episode second season of 'Trying', Nikki (Esther Smith) and Jason (Rafe Spall) are continuing to navigate the adoption process. Having been approved by the adoption panel they now find that matching with a child is not as straightforward as they had hoped. It seems like children are being snapped up by other couples while somehow they're being left behind.
'1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything'
In a tumultuous era, 1971 was a year of musical innovation and rebirth fueled by the political and cultural upheaval of the time. Stars reached new heights, fresh talent exploded onto the scene and boundaries expanded like never before.