• Chris Evans to Produce and Star in Apple Legal Thriller Series Defending Jacob

    2 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Captain America actor Chris Evans attempts to jump over to the small screen on Apple's new legal thriller Defending Jacob. Evans will both star in and produce the tech giant's new series. Adding to the list of companies seeking to highlight their own original content, Apple is preparing to release their own wave of programming. Back in 2017, news of Apple's investment in content creation emerged, and now fans are soon to witness the realization of that investment: Apple original series and films. Apple's rollout of original content features a roster full of star power, including Kristen...
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  • Chris Evans to Star in ‘Defending Jacob' Limited Series at Apple

    Chris Evans to Star in ‘Defending Jacob' Limited Series at Apple

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    Apple is getting into business with Chris Evans. The tech giant has given a straight-to-series order to the drama “Defending Jacob,” which will be executive produced by and star Captain America himself.
    The limited series is described as a gripping, character-driven thriller based on the 2012 New York Times best selling novel of the same name written by William Landay.
    “Defending Jacob” hails from Paramount Television and Anonymous Content, and is created, written and executive produced by “Planet of the Apes” filmmaker Mark Bomback, who will also serve as showrunner. Evans will also grab...
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  • Chris Evans To Star In ‘Defending Jacob' Apple Limited Series From Mark Bomback & Morten Tyldum

    2 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Apple has given an eight-episode straight-to-series order to drama Defending Jacob , headlined and executive produced by Captain America and The Avengers star Chris Evans .
    Created and written by Mark Bomback based on William Landay's bestselling novel, the limited series comes from Paramount Television and Anonymous Content. Oscar-nominated Morten Tyldum ( The Imitation Game, Counterpart, Jack Ryan ) is attached to direct the series and executive...
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