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Amazon orders dark comedy ‘I’m A Virgo’ from Boots Riley

Amazon has made a direct-to-series order of dark comedy I’m A Virgo from writer and director Boots Riley. The half-hour series is being co-produced by Media Res and Amazon Studios and is an absurdist coming-of-age story starring Jharrel Jerome (When They See Us) as a 13-foot-tall man living in Oakland, California. Riley, who made his […]

Apple sets first official drama series

Apple has officially signed off on its first drama series, the long gestating scripted series starring Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston (pictured). The show will follow the staff and stars of a morning TV show in the States, and Apple has given it a straight-to-series, two-season order comprising 20 episodes. Reports in the US describe […]