Last Monday (25), the Apple announced its own streaming. Entitled Apple TV +, the intention of entering the market, is to establish itself as one of the entertainment options and compete directly with Netflix. Its catalog will include original productions and other major TV and cinema studios.
For the product announcement, a presentation event was created and was attended by several strong names of Hollywood, who currently work on original content for the Apple TV +. Steven Spielberg presented the new version of Amazing Stories, series of science fiction stories shown in the 80s. Reese Witherspoon, beside Jennifer Aniston and Steve Carell, showed more details of The Morning Show, comedy behind the scenes of a morning show.
JJ Abrams and Sara Bareilles talked about Little Voice, musical series that tells the story of a young woman who finds herself as an artist and as an adult woman through music. The actor Jason Momoa and the actress Alfre Woodard exhibited See, a series that takes place in a future where people have gone blind after a virus epidemic. The actor and comedian Kumail Nanjiani presented Little America, anthology that will gather stories of immigrants.
Still during the event, original productions were confirmed with Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad), Brie Larson (Captain Marvel), Damien Chazelle (La La Land), Spike Lee (Seeker at Klan), Sofia Coppola (Bling Ring: The Hollywood Gang) and M. Night Shyamalan (Fragmented glass), Besides Helpsters, children's series set in the universe of Sesame Street. As if all that were not enough, future subscribers will also have access to other platforms streaming how Hulu, HBO Go, Amazon Prime Video, PlayStation Vue, DirecTV Now and others more than 100 services.
Names like Jennifer Garner, Oprah Winfrey, Josh Gad, Octavia Spencer, Chris Evans, Ewan McGregor and others, were also confirmed in future productions streaming. THE Apple ensured that values, launch and availability of Apple TV +, will be announced in the third quarter of 2019.