Published: Thu, January 18, 2018
Industry | By Terrell Bush

Back To TV For New Apple Series

Back To TV For New Apple Series

The "Saturday Night Live" alum will star in a half-hour comedy series from Apple and Reese Witherspoon's production company, Hello Sunshine.

Colleen McGuinness will serve as creator/showrunner and executive producer, alongside Witherspoon and Lauren Neustadter for Hello Sunshine and Wiig. Apple reportedly set a $1 billion budget to produce original TV shows and movies in 2017, so we'll presumably be hearing a lot more Apple development news over the coming months.

The untitled half-hour project is based on Curtis Sittenfeld's You Think It, I'll Say It, a collection of short stories that tackle issues of class, relationships and gender roles. She will also serve as an executive producer on the show.

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This marks the second series in-development from Witherspoon at Apple following their two season order of a Morning show drama starring and executive produced by both Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston. Sittenfeld will act as consulting producer.

The show is the most recent in a string of major project announcements from Apple. She and Jennifer Aniston will also star in a now untitled morning show drama for the streamer, and she will executive produce "Are You Sleeping", co-produced by Chernin Entertainment with Octavia Spencer attached to star.

Apple also recently greenlit a documentary series about extraordinary homes, a revival of "Amazing Stories" exec produced by Steven Spielberg and a new space drama from "Battlestar Galactica's" creator, Ronald D. Moore, called "See".

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