Apple Worldwide Video Racks up another Comedy with J.J. Abrams and Sarah Bareilles as Executive Producers
A new report published today is claiming that Apple has given a straight-to-series order to the half-hour dramedy 'Little Voices,' which boasts J.J. Abrams and Sara Bareilles among its executive producers.
Variety further reports The series is described as a love letter to the diverse musicality of New York which explores the universal journey of finding your authentic voice in your early 20s. Bareilles, who is hosting the upcoming 72nd Tony Awards, will provide original music. Apple has ordered a 10-episode first season.
Jessie Nelson, whose previous screenwriting credits include "I Am Sam," "Stepmom, and "Corrina, Corrina," will write, executive produce, direct the first episode, and serve as showrunner. Nelson previously collaborated with Bareilles on the acclaimed Tony Award–nominated musical "Waitress."
The series is produced by Abrams' Bad Robot Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television. Abrams and Bareilles will executive produce along with Bad Robot's Ben Stephenson and Nelson.
To see other series that Apple Worldwide Video is working on check out our archives
About Making Comments on our Site: Patently Apple reserves the right to post, dismiss or edit any comments. Those using abusive language or negative behavior will result in being blacklisted on Disqus.