Apple Studios

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Apple Studios LLC
Company typeSubsidiary
Industry
FoundedOctober 2019; 4 years ago (2019-10)
Headquarters8600 Hayden Place, ,
Key people
  • Zack Van Amburg
  • Jamie Erlicht
ParentApple Inc.
Footnotes / references
"Apple Studios". productionlist.com. Film and Television Industry Alliance. 19 October 2020. Retrieved 12 October 2022.

Apple Studios LLC[1] is an American film and television production company that is a subsidiary of Apple Inc. It specializes in developing and producing television series and films for Apple's digital video streaming service Apple TV+ as well as theatrical releases.

Their films are released under the Apple Original Films branding.

History[edit]

In October 2019, The Hollywood Reporter reported that Apple Inc. was launching its own production company, overseen by Zack Van Amburg and Jamie Erlicht, to produce original television and film content for Apple TV+.[2]

Productions[edit]

Film[edit]

Title Release Co-production(s) Status Ref.
Come from Away September 10, 2021 Entertainment One
Junkyard Dog Productions
RadicalMedia
Alchemy Production Group
Released [3]
Blush October 1, 2021 Skydance Animation Released [4]
Swan Song December 17, 2021 Anonymous Content
Concordia Studio
Released [5]
Luck August 5, 2022 Skydance Animation Released [6]
Raymond & Ray October 21, 2022 Mockingbird Pictures
Esperanto Filmoj
Released [7]
Louis Armstrong's Black & Blues October 28, 2022 Imagine Documentaries
PolyGram Entertainment
Released [8]
Spirited November 18, 2022 Gloria Sanchez Productions
Maximum Effort
Two Grown Men
Released [9]
Emancipation December 9, 2022 Overbrook Entertainment
Westbrook Studios
McFarland Entertainment
Escape Artists
Released [10]
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse December 25, 2022 Bad Robot Productions
NoneMore Productions
Released [11]
Sharper February 10, 2023 A24
Picturestart
FortySixty
G&T Productions
Released [12]
Tetris March 31, 2023 AI Film
Marv Studios
Unigram
Released [13]
Ghosted April 21, 2023 Skydance Media
Reese Wernick Productions
Released [14]
The Beanie Bubble July 21, 2023 Imagine Entertainment Released [15]
Killers of the Flower Moon October 20, 2023 Paramount Pictures
Imperative Entertainment
Sikelia Productions
Appian Way Productions
Released [16]
Napoleon November 22, 2023 Scott Free Productions Released [17]
The Family Plan December 15, 2023 Skydance Media
Municipal Pictures
Released [18]
Argylle February 2, 2024 Marv Studios
Cloudy Productions
Released [19]
Upcoming
Fly Me to the Moon July 12, 2024 Berlanti-Schechter Productions
These Pictures
Post-production [20]
The Instigators August 2, 2024 Artists Equity
Studio 8
The Walsh Company
Post-production [21]
Echo Valley August 16, 2024 Black Bicycle Entertainment
Scott Free Productions
The Walsh Company
Post-production [22]
Wolfs September 20, 2024 Plan B Entertainment
Smokehouse Pictures
Post-production [23]
Blitz November 22, 2024 New Regency
Lammas Park
Working Title Films
Post-production [24]
Untitled Joseph Kosinski film June 27, 2025 Dawn Apollo Films
Jerry Bruckheimer Films
Plan B Entertainment
Filming [25]
Fountain of Youth TBA Skydance Media
Vinson Films
Project X Entertainment
Radio Silence Productions
Filming [26]
High and Low TBA A24
Mandalay Pictures
Escape Artists
40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks
Juniper Productions
Filming [27]
The Lost Bus TBA Comet Pictures
Blumhouse Productions
Filming [28]
Mayday TBA Maximum Effort
Skydance Media
Filming [29]
Outcome TBA Strong Baby Productions Filming [30]
Bad Blood TBA Legendary Pictures
Hyperobject Industries
Gary Sanchez Productions
Excellent Cadaver
In development [31]
Snow Blind TBA Boom! Studios In development [32]
Untitled Andy Samberg science fiction comedy-drama film TBA Red Hour Productions In development [33]
Carrie & Me TBA In development [34]
Dolly TBA In development [35]
Untitled Peanuts film TBA WildBrain Studios
Peanuts Worldwide
In development [36]
Two for the Money TBA Denver and Delilah Productions
Perfect Storm Entertainment
Roth/Kirschenbaum Films
In development [37]

Television[edit]

Title Release Co-production(s) Status Ref.
Harriet the Spy November 19, 2021 Postworks New York
The Jim Henson Company
Wellsville Pictures
Titmouse, Inc.
Released
The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey March 11, 2022 Anonymous Content Released [38]
WeCrashed March 18, 2022 Paradox Productions Released [39]
Black Bird July 8, 2022 EMJAG Productions
Imperative Entertainment
Eden Productions
Crime Story
Hans Bubby
Released
Surface July 29, 2022 Hello Sunshine Released [40]
Life by Ella September 2, 2022 Hat on a Hat Productions Released
Echo 3 November 23, 2022 Easy Street Productions
Keshet Studios
Released
Shape Island January 20, 2023 Bix Pix Entertainment Released
Dear Edward February 3, 2023 True Jack Productions Released
Hello Tomorrow! February 17, 2023 MRC Television
Mortal Media
Froward Enterprise
Ceremony Pictures
Hooptie Filmed Entertainment
Released
City on Fire May 12, 2023 Fake Empire Released
High Desert May 17, 2023 Red Hour Productions
Delirious Media
Radish Pictures
Ook Pik Productions
Spoon Productions
3 Arts Entertainment
My Fist Productions
Released
The Crowded Room June 9, 2023 New Regency Television
Weed Road Pictures
EMJAG Productions
Released [41]
Strange Planet August 9, 2023 Harmonious Claptrap
Nathan W Pyle
ShadowMachine
Mercury Filmworks
Released [42]
Invasion (season 2) August 23, 2023 Kinberg Genre
Boat Rocker Media
Released
The Changeling September 8, 2023 Annapurna Television
De La Revolución Films
Released [43]
Lessons in Chemistry October 13, 2023 The Great Unknown Productions
Piece of Work Entertainment
Aggregate Films
Released [44]
Masters of the Air January 26, 2024 Playtone
Amblin Television
Released [45]
The New Look February 14, 2024 Di Bonaventura Pictures Released [46]
Manhunt March 15, 2024 Dovetale Productions
Monarch Pictures
POV Entertainment
Walden Media
3 Arts Entertainment
Lionsgate Television
Released [47]
Palm Royale March 20, 2024 Jaywalker Pictures
Pattiwhack Pictures
Wyolah Entertainment
Platform One Media
Boat Rocker Media
Released
Sugar April 5, 2024 Chapel Place Productions
Protokino
Genre Films
Released
Franklin April 12, 2024 Flame Ventures
EDEN Productions
Shadowcatcher Productions
Boil Some Water Entertainment
ITV Studios
Released
Frog and Toad (season 2) May 31, 2024 Titmouse, Inc. Released
Upcoming
Firebug TBA Mikey Beers
EDEN Productions
Imperative Entertainment
Filming
Government Cheese TBA MACRO Television Studios
Yoruba Saxon
Filming
The Last Frontier TBA Pickpocket Entertainment Filming [48]
The Savant TBA Fifth Season
Anonymous Content
Freckle Films
Filming
Sinking Spring TBA Scott Free Productions Filming
Your Friends and Neighbors TBA Filming
Imperfect Women TBA 20th Television Ordered [49]
Untitled Negro league baseball series TBA Kapital Entertainment In development [50]
Lure TBA Team Downey Ordered [51]

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