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Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak (Image: The Maurice Sendak Foundation)

Apple TV+ Developing Projects Based on Maurice Sendak Works

While we'll readily admit that we tend to run hot/cold when it comes to Apple TV+'s "big kids" programming (The Morning Show, See, Servant, and more), we've also made no bones about the fact that the streaming service has done impressively well when it comes to its children's line-up. Apple TV+ has brought aboard Sesame […]

Batwoman, BTS Army, NASCAR, WWE, Live PD & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Lili Reinhart, Colin Kaepernick, Katy Keene & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome to BCTV Sunday Slices, our little slice of weekly heaven where I look back at Bleeding Cool's television (BCTV) coverage from the past week to bestow some incredibly not objective, totally opinionated wisdom on what has become of the television landscape. The week leading into a July 4th weekend tends to be a bit […]

Undertaker, Blackface, South Park, Anime & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Undertaker, Blackface, South Park, Anime & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome to this week's edition of BCTV Sunday Slices, our little slice of weekly Heaven where I highlight some of Bleeding Cool's television coverage from the past week while bestowing some incredibly not objective, totally opinionated wisdom on what the past week brought to the television landscape. In the BCTV Comments section below, you are more […]

: BCTV Top 30 Influencers 2020 Mid-Year Report Card

Star Trek, Lucifer, AHS & More: BCTV 2020 Influencers Mid-Year Report

So back at the beginning of the year, we published The Bleeding Cool Top 30 TV Series Influencers 2020, a look inside the BCTV "crystal ball" to predict the broadcast, cable, and streaming shows that would have a major influence on our viewing habits as we rolled through 2020 – and beyond. We made some changes […]

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Big Mouth, Central Park: Slate, Bell Step Down for Fair Representation

As national attention, conversation, and debate continue to grow over systemic racism and unequal representation in the media, a number of shows (Little Britain, 30 Rock, Scrubs, for example) are either choosing to have potentially racially insensitive episodes pulled or the work's being done for them by the studio or service. In the past twenty-four […]

Black Panther's Ruth E. Carter on Designing the Women of Wakanda (Exclusive)

Abstract Spotlights Oscar-Winning Costume Designer Ruth E. Carter

Name a Hollywood costume designer. Now name five. Unless you're in the fashion and costume world, you likely couldn't really name any, could you? I'm here to fix that and introduce you to the amazingly talented Ruth E. Carter. If you don't know her name, you are sure to know her work: Coming to America, […]

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Foundation: Apple TV+ Releases Series Trailer for Isaac Asimov Adapt

At today's online 2020 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple TV+ had a pleasant surprise for fans of Isaac Asimov's sci-fi novel trilogy "Foundation": a first-look at the upcoming series adaptation starring Lee Pace (Halt and Catch Fire) and Jared Harris (Chernobyl). While not set to hit the streaming service until 2o21, the clip below does an […]

A look at For All Mankind, courtesy of Apple TV+.

For All Mankind Season 2: Ronald D. Moore on What's Ahead, Season 3

So, if you're not watching Apple TV+ series For All Mankind, you should be, and there will be spoilers if you haven't finished the first season of the series. So, now on to season two! Sadly, production was interrupted with two episodes to go, but showrunner and creator Ronald D. Moore is keeping us satiated […]

Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet — Quarantine | Apple TV+

Mythic Quest: Quarantine Preview Finds Our Crew Struggling A Bit

No better time than now for us to check in on how our favorite video game designing team is doing in this age of self-isolating and home lockdown. Well, not quite "now" but on Friday, May 22, the folks behind Apple TV+'s workplace comedy Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet are debuting a new episode written, filmed, […]

The Shrink Next Door is being adapted by Apple TV+, courtesy of Bloomberg and Wondery.

Will Ferrell, Paul Rudd Series The Shrink Next Door Goes Apple TV+

Anchorman stars Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd will be taking their limited series adaptation of Wondery and Bloomberg's 2019 podcast The Shrink Next Door with them to Apple TV+, with the streaming service giving a straight-to-series order for the eight-episode limited series from MRC Television. Directed by Michael Showalter (The Big Sick) and written by […]

Fraggle Rock: Rock On! airs every Tuesday. Image Courtesy of Apple TV+

Fraggle Rock Rocks On at Apple TV+ with Original, New Mini-Episodes

Feeling down in self-isolation? Well, dance your cares away. Worry's for another day as Apple TV+ sets to launch Fraggle Rock: Rock On!, a series of new, original mini-episodes. Created by Jim Henson, Fraggle Rock premiered in 1983 running five seasons on HBO. The series took place in a subterranean world full of colorful characters […]

For All Mankind — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

"For All Mankind" Shoots for Moon, Blasts Beyond [SPOILER REVIEW]

Happy quarant-streaming, friends! So here's how I found my way to Apple TV+'s For All Mankind… Been meaning to burn through that streaming service free trial? Have you been meaning to finally catch up on your watch list but have just been to busy? It may not be ideal, but this is the perfect time […]

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"Snoopy in Space": Smart, Out-Of-This-World Fun for All Ages [REVIEW]

Losing your mind with the kiddos trapped at home with no foreseeable chance at parole? We've got you covered! Well, for a couple hours or so at least. Enter Snoopy in Space, the delightful AppleTV+ series that's both entertaining and educational. The episodes are short – only about 10 minutes a piece, but there's 12 […]

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"Defending Jacob": Apple TV+, Chris Evans Series Unearths Trailer

Created and written by showrunner Mark Bomback (Planet of the Apes, The Wolverine) and originally announced in Fall 2018, Apple TV+'s limited series based on William Landay's bestselling 2012 novel Defending Jacob now has an official trailer  – a month before its April 24 premiere. Oscar-nominee Morten Tyldum (The Imitation Game, Jack Ryan) is set to direct […]

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"See": Overambitious Apple TV+ Adventure Made My Eyes Hurt [REVIEW]

The best way to describe Apple TV+'s See is it mixes the excessive gore of Conan: The Barbarian with a convoluted Kevin Costner time-dragger film like Waterworld and The Postman. The series follows tribal leader Boba Voss (Jason Mamoa) in a dystopian future where the human race lost its sight. People roam in nomadic tribes […]

Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet

"Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet": Cliché-Ridden Office Fun [REVIEW]

Apple TV+'s Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet is a fun, well-intentioned show that demonstrates how innovation can thrive on a streaming platform. From Megan Ganz, and Charlie Day and Rob McElhenney of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, the series follows the misadventures of a gaming company who run a successful Massive-Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG) Mythic […]

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Help Rob McElhenney, Kaitlin Olson Spend "Sunny" Money for Good Cause

Less than a week after Rob McElhenney (It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Mythic Quest) shared his thoughts on how the entertainment industry should respond to the coronavirus pandemic and the tentative gameplan for his Apple TV+ series, McElhenney and Always Sunny co-star Kaitlin Olson are showing love and giving back once again to the city that's […]

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"It's Always Sunny in Philadephia" Star Rob McElhenney Urges Industry Support for Coronavirus Production Plan; Reveals "Mythic Quest" Plans

Over the past week, the nations's shifted into shutdown mode in response to the coronavirus pandemic: school closures, work-from-home initiatives implemented, and production on hundreds of shows, films, and performances shuttered until further notice. Beyond the basic loss of content for viewers, it's the financial punch-to-the-gut that's going to be the most alarming over the […]

"Foundation": Apple TV+, Skydance Television Shutter Ireland Production Over Coronavirus Concerns

Ireland's largest-scale production ever is feeling the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, with Apple TV+ and Skydance Television shutting down production on their series adaptation of Isaac Asimov's sci-fi novel trilogy "Foundation". The Jared Harris/Lee Pace-starrer was in the middle of filming when the Irish government announced new, restrictive measures that included canceling indoor gatherings […]

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Quibi Cancels Launch Party, Upfronts Impacted Over Coronavirus Concerns

The growing outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is being felt all across the pop culture landscape. Earlier today, we reported on how Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune have shifted to tapings without studio audiences over health concerns. As public health official continue to warn against attending events with large crowds, we're learning that shortform digital […]