Apple extends its overall deal with showrunner for "The Morning Show"
What you need to know
- Apple has extended its overall deal with Kerry Ehrin.
- Ehrin is currently the showrunner of "The Morning Show".
- The company has inked similar deals with Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Oprah Winfrey.
Apple is continuing its mission on signing exclusive overall deals with creators for Apple TV+. Reported by Variety, the company has extended its overall deal with Kerry Ehrin.
Ehrin was the first to ink such a deal with the company. She is currently the showrunner of "The Morning Show", Apple's drama series starring Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, and Steve Carrell. The first season of the show received nominations for three Golden Glode awards, a SAG award for Jennifer Aniston, and a Critics' Choice Television Award for Billy Crudup.
Before working on "The Morning Show", Ehrin worked as co-creator and executive producer for "Bates Motel as well as a writer and producer for "Friday Night Lights" and "Parenthood."
Apple has reportedly signed similar deals with other notable creators like Alfonso Cuaron, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Oprah Winfrey. It has also inked overall deals with studios like A24, Sesame Workshop, and Peanuts.
It is currently unclear when the second season of "The Morning Show" will be released.
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Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.