• No original shows at launch for Apple TV service, here is what you'll get instead

    2 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    Apple's TV service is still a no show, but that's probably going to change very soon. The Cupertino-based company plans to use the March 25 event to outline how it will take on rivals like Amazon and Netflix, a new Bloomberg report claims.
    While Apple is gearing up to launch its TV service, the company needs to sign deals with Pay-TV programmers like HBO, Showtime, and Starz, which in return must decide whether or not Apple is either a threat or a potential partner.
    If everything goes well, Apple TV will offer HBO and Showtime TV shows at launch, but no original content, people familiar ...
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  • Apple gives series order to TV show based on best-selling novel ‘Pachinko'

    Apple gives series order to TV show based on best-selling novel ‘Pachinko'

    2 monthes ago - By 9to5Mac

    Ahead of its March 25th event , Apple continues to ramp up its original content efforts. According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter , Apple has given an eight-episode order to a series based on the book Pachinko by Min Jin Lee.
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  • Apple Formally Orders 'Pachinko' TV Series Based on Bestselling Novel

    Apple Formally Orders 'Pachinko' TV Series Based on Bestselling Novel

    2 monthes ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple has given a formal series order for "Pachinko," a drama based on the bestselling novel of the same name, according to The Hollywood Reporter .
    "Pachinko," written by Min Jin Lee, chronicles the lives of four generations of a poor Korean immigrant family as they migrate to and establish a life in Japan. Apple first acquired the rights to a TV show based on the book in August 2018 .
    The novel begins in 1911 with the birth of Sunja, who becomes involved with a married yakuza, falling pregnant and facing ruin in her small village. The town's minister offers her a new life in Japan as his...
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