What you need to know
- Apple has landed "The Afterparty" for Apple TV+.
- The series follows a murder-mystery after a high school reunion.
- The series was created by Academy Award winners Chris Miller and Phil Lord.
Today, Apple announced that it has landed another comedy series for its streaming service. The company is issuing a straight-to-series order for "The Afterparty", a murder-mystery comedy from Academy Award winners Chris Miller and Phil Lord.
According to the press release (opens in new tab) on the Apple Newsroom website, the company ended up landing the series after "a competitive situation". Miller and Lord are best known for their work on 'Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse', '21 Jump Street', 'Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs', and 'The Lego Movie'. The duo has won an Academy Award, BAFTA and Golden Globe for their work.
Apple continues to expand the original films and television series available on its Apple TV+ streaming service. Most recently, the service debuted 'Dads', a feature film about fatherhood that aired on Father's Day.
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.
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