Apple TV+ is locking up Emmy Award-winning director and filmmaker Mimi Leder to a multi-year overall deal
Apple is locking up "The Morning Show" executive producer and director Mimi Leder to an overall deal.
Following her work on “The Morning Show,” Apple TV+ is locking up Emmy Award-winning director and filmmaker Mimi Leder to a multi-year overall deal. Under the pact, the growing streaming service will have a first-look on streaming features, as well as an exclusive deal for series developed by Leder, who currently serves as executive producer and director on the star-studded “The Morning Show.”
The deal comes shortly after Apple TV+ renewed “The Morning Show” for a third season.
At a time when content-starved studios are in a race to lock up key talent, Apple has methodically grown its roster of storytellers for Apple TV+. Leder joins the likes of Siân Heder, Malala Yousafzai, Jon Stewart, Idris Elba, Alfonso Cuaron, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Misha Green, Charlotte Stoudt, Kerry Ehrin, Moshe Zonder, Alon Aranya, Jason Katims, Lee Eisenberg, Monica Beletsky, Tracy Oliver, Sharon Horgan, Alena Smith, Simon Kinberg, Jonathan Tropper and Sam Catlin under the streamer’s roof. For more, read the full report by The Wrap.
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