Buzzing: Apple makes first foray into original TV

Apple makes first foray into original TV

Apple announced on Thursday that it was working with entertainer Will.i.am and two veteran television executives, Ben Silverman and Howard T. Owens, on its first original TV project, a non-scripted series that will spotlight the app economy. Details about the production are scant. Silverman, an executive producer of the TV series Jane The Virgin and Marco Polo, brought the idea for the app show to Apple.


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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 26, 2016, with the headline 'Buzzing: Apple makes first foray into original TV'. Print Edition | Subscribe