What you need to know
- Black Bird is a new drama series coming to Apple TV+.
- It's a six-episode series starring Taron Egerton.
- It tells the thrilling story of a prisoner offered the chance to get parole by befriending a criminally insane serial killer.
Apple has today dropped the trailer for Black Bird, a new drama series coming to Apple TV+ on July 8.
The new show is a "gritty, suspenseful psychological thriller" based on the true-crime memoir In With The Devil: A Fallen Hero, A Serial Killer, and A Dangerous Bargain for Redemption.
It stars Taron Egerton as a high school football hero son of a decorated policeman who is sentenced to 10 years in a minimum-security prison:
Six episodes will debut on Apple TV+, starting with two on July 8 and then a weekly episode through Friday, August 5.
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Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.
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