With hit shows like Ted Lasso and The Morning Show dominating major categories at this year’s Emmys and Golden Globes ceremonies, the streaming service continues to bring compelling and relevant content to its subscribers. Variety first reported that Apple is creating a new series.
The new series is called Wool, according to the initial report. Rebecca Ferguson, Tim Robbins Rashida Jones and Common are among the cast. Graham Yost, from Justified, will write and executive produce this series. Ferguson will also be producing. AMC Studios will finance the series, with Apple TV+ handling distribution.
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Wool is based in part on Hugh Howey’s novel series. The story is set in a toxic future, where a community lives in an underground silo. The society’s men and women live thousands of feet below the ground and must follow a strict set regulations to keep them safe.
David Oyelowo is an actor who has won Screen Actors Guild Awards. He has starred in films such as Selma, Rise of the Planet of the Apes and many other roles. The actor most recently appeared with Tom Holland and Daisy Ridley as Chaos Walking in the sci-fi thriller. Meanwhile, Rebecca Ferguson is best known for her memorable turns in films like The Greatest Showman and Doctor Sleep. Up next, Ferguson is amongst the all-star ensemble for Denis Villeneuve’s Dune. Common has also successfully transformed from a talented lyricist into an accomplished actor over the past two decades. With roles in Suicide Squad and Now You See Me under his belt, the versatile performer will next star in Charlie Day’s El Tonto.
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