What you need to know
- Common has signed on to star in "Wool."
- The upcoming dystopian drama will star Rebecca Ferguson.
- Apple has made a straight-to-series order for the new show.
Common is set to make his Apple TV+ debut in a new series.
As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, rapper and actor Common has signed on to star alongside Rebecca Ferguson in the upcoming drama series "Wool." The series, which is based on Hugh Howey's bestselling trilogy, will be written by Graham Yost and directed by Morten Tyldum. Tim Robbins and Rashida Jones have also signed on to the series.
"Wool" tells the story of Juliette, an engineer who lives in a community that is hundreds of stories underground.
It is currently unknown when "Wool" will premiere on Apple TV+. If you want to make sure you have the best experience when it does, check out our list of the Best Apple TV in 2021.
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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.
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