What you need to know
- Apple TV+ has given a series order for "Sunny."
- The new dark comedy series will star Rashida Jones.
- The first season will run eight episodes.
Rashida Jones is coming back to Apple TV+.
As reported by Deadline, Apple has given a series order to "Sunny," a new dark comedy that Rashida Jones will both star in and executive produce. Written by Katie Robbins, "Sunny" is based on the book "Dark Manual" by Colin O'Sullivan and tells the story of a woman "whose life is upended when her husband and son disappear in a mysterious plane crash."
"Sunny" is the second time that Apple and A24 have worked together. The two companies previously collaborated on "On the Rocks," which starred Bill Murray and...Rashida Jones.
The first season of "Sunny" will run for eight episodes but it is currenrly unclear exactly when it will make its debut on Apple TV+. It will join a growing list of TV shows and movies that continue to debut reguraly on the streaming service.
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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.