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Is Apple TV+ a “Stream” Worth Traveling Down? [OPINION]

Last night, Bloomberg reported that Apple would launch the Apple TV+ streaming service in November with a $9.99 monthly subscription fee. There will be five shows available at launch: The Morning News, See, Amazing Stories, Truth be Told and documentary series Home. According to Bloomberg, there will probably be a free trial before credit cards […]

‘Weird City’ EP, Writer Charlie Sanders Talks ‘Amazing Stories,’ LeVar Burton, ‘Planet of the Apes’ and More [INTERVIEW]

Probably the best way to describe my experience with YouTube Originals‘ Weird City – Oscar and Emmy winner Jordan Peele and Emmy-nominated writer Charlie Sanders‘ half-hour comedy/sci-fi anthology – is that it made me think and feel between the laughs, without leaving me feeling numb, hopeless, or disillusioned. Let’s just say it’s Black Mirror without […]

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Apple Lands Untitled M. Night Shyamalan Psychological Thriller Series as Wayward Pines is Cancelled

Riding high off of the unexpected success of the James McAvoy-starrer Split and currently finishing work on combined Split/Unbreakable sequel Glass, M. Night Shyamalan looks to be the next beneficiary of Apple‘s major push into scripted series development. In what’s being described as a “competitive situation” among cable networks and streaming services, the tech company has given […]

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Bryan Fuller Exits Apple’s ‘Amazing Stories’ Reboot

It sure seems hard to keep Bryan Fuller attached to helm a TV show recently. Through no (apparent) fault of his own, the creator has now exited three series due to conflicts with the parent companies. Fuller was originally signed on as the showrunner for CBS ALL ACCESS series Star Trek: Discovery, but left the project… somewhat […]

La La Land’s Damien Chazelle Lands New Series at Apple

Looks like La La Land’s Damien Chazelle will be stepping out on the town with someone other than Netflix, with the award-winning director/screenwriter/producer receiving a direct-to-series order by Apple for a new dramatic series. While details on the series are still under wraps, Chazelle will write and direct every episode; and serve as executive producer […]

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The Weekly Static S01E09: Scully And Scary And Sleazy…Oh My!

Welcome back to The Weekly Static on a very sunny and chilly Friday the 13th in the northeast, which is perfect weather for hockey mask-wearing and head of your dead mother-carrying — so here’s hoping you take advantage of it! In case you haven’t drank the Kool Aid quite yet, here’s a little reminder of […]

Steven Spielberg, Bryan Fuller Rebooting ‘Amazing Stories’ For Apple

After three decades (yes, you read that right: it’s been thirty years) since the last tale was told, Apple is looking to Bryan Fuller (American Gods) and Steven Spielberg‘s Amblin Television for more volumes of Amazing Stories. Originally announced in 2015 as a project for NBC, Fuller will serve as an executive producer on the Apple series; […]


Hannibal’s Bryan Fuller To Revive Amazing Stories

Amazing Stories was an NBC anthology series in the 1980s executive produced by Steven Spielberg and featuring a bevy of talent in front of and behind the camera. Like the magazine it took its name from, the stories were wild, sometime chilling and often unlike anything else on television at the time. Naturally, it only […]