Apple TV+ picks up 6 Writers Guild Awards nominations for 'Ted Lasso' and others

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What you need to know

  • Apple TV+ has picked up five Writers Guild Awards nominations.
  • Ted Lasso and The Morning Show are among the nominations.
  • The winners will be announced on Sunday, March 20, 2022.

Apple-owned streamer Apple TV+ has bagged itself no fewer than five Writers Guild Awards nominations with the likes of Ted Lasso and The Morning Show in the running. The news comes after Apple TV+ was also nominated for 12 SAG Awards just yesterday.

This time around best drama series and comedy series are on the line with The Morning Show up for two awards in total.

The full list of Apple TV+ nominations reads:

  • Drama Series - The Morning Show
  • Comedy Series - Ted Lasso
  • Episodic drama - La Amara VitaThe Morning Show
  • Comedy/Variety Talk Series - The Problem with Jon Stewart
  • Children's Episodic Series - Park Ranger Percy/Lizard LizzyHelpsters
  • Adapted Short Form Media - Calls

The winners of the 74th Writers Guild Awards will be announced on Sunday, March 20, 2022 and Apple TV+ will be hoping for a slew of winners to add to its collection — neither Ted Lasso or The Morning Show are new to the winners' circle, of course.

If you're yet to take any of these shows in now would be a good time to fix that — all are available to stream on Apple TV+ for $4.99 per month. You can also pay for Apple TV+ alongside other Apple services by picking up the Apple One subscription bundle, too. That's a no-brainer if you're already paying for services like Apple Music and Apple Arcade, for example.

If you want to enjoy Ted Lasso and the rest in style, be sure to check out our list of the best Apple TV deals on the market today.

Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too.

Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.