Apple’s hunt for original shows from big-name talent continues with the addition of Little America, an anthology series from The Big Sick creators Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon. Deadline stories that SMILF government manufacturer Lee Eisenberg will write along Gordon and Nanjiani, whilst additionally serving as showrunner. Master of None co-creator Alan Yang may be connected to the challenge.
Little America might be in accordance with true tales featured in Epic Magazine, a “small, collective portrait of America’s immigrants. And thereby a portrait of America itself.” According to Deadline, the display “will go beyond the headlines to look at the funny, romantic, heartfelt, inspiring, and unexpected lives of immigrants in America, at a time when their stories are more relevant than ever.”
Apple has been striking its reported $1 billion funding in original video content material to just right use as of past due. In addition to Little America, the corporate has additionally snagged futuristic drama See, a area drama from Battlestar Galactica writer Ronald D. Moore, a docu-series exploring “extraordinary” houses, and a drama a few community morning display starring Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon. A reboot of the Steven Spielberg anthology series Amazing Stories may be on the corporate’s slate, even though showrunner Bryan Fuller not too long ago left the challenge.