Apple and BBC Co-Producing Comedy Series Starring Imelda Staunton From Harry Potter

Apple is teaming up with the BBC to co-produce an eight-part comedy-drama sequence with a running identify of “Alabama,” in keeping with a document from British comedy web site Chortle highlighted by means of Engadget.

Imelda Staunton

Written by means of former stand-up Andy Wolton, the display will reportedly megastar Imelda Staunton, who’s perfect recognized for her efficiency within the British comedy tv sequence “Up the Garden Path” and for enjoying Dolores Umbridge within the Harry Potter films “Order of the Phoenix” and section one of “Deathly Hallows.”

The sequence is reportedly in manufacturing and is slated to air international subsequent 12 months on Apple’s upcoming streaming video carrier, Apple TV+. Apple and BBC declined to remark at the sequence, and plot main points have not begun to be printed.

Apple TV+ will function dozens of unique TV displays and films with stars equivalent to Steve Carell, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, and Oprah Winfrey. The carrier is set to release in over 100 international locations within the fall throughout the Apple TV app at the iPhone, iPad, iPod contact, Apple TV, and Mac.

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