What you need to know
- Apple TV+ has landed a new Formula One racing film.
- The film is set to star Brad Pitt and be directed by Joseph Kosinski.
- It's unclear when it will premiere on the streaming service.
After two years, Apple has finally gotten one of the kings of Hollywood royalty: Brad Pitt.
As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, the company has landed an untitled Formula One racing firm that will star Pitt and be directed by "Top Gun: Maverick" filmmaker Joseph Kosinski. According to the deal, the film is set to have a global theatrical release over at least 30 days before it comes to Apple TV+.
The deal is also rumored to be split between Apple and the filmmakers for the theatrical run:
The new Brad Pitt film isn't the only Formula One film coming to Apple TV+. The company is also working to bring a documentary on Lewis Hamilton to the streaming service.
It's currently unclear when either project will make its premiere on Apple TV+. If you want to ensure you watch both in the best quality possible, check out our list of the Best TVs for Apple TV 2022.
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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.