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Big themes, huge names sow the seeds for Apple TV+

A new video-streaming service will launch its strongest and stickiest titles first - the sort of shows that gets people to sign up for a subscription in the first place, then renew it even if they do not care for the rest of the content.

The broadcast-news drama The Morning Show and science-fiction series See both tick an important box in that regard for Apple TV+. They have marquee names associated with big fanbases. See features Game Of Thrones favourite Jason Momoa and Friends sweetheart Jennifer Aniston fronts The Morning Show, a broadcast-news drama.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 31, 2019, with the headline 'Big themes, huge names sow the seeds for Apple TV+'. Print Edition | Subscribe