Apple Lands Reese Witherspoon-Jennifer Aniston Morning Show Drama

Apple Lands Reese Witherspoon-Jennifer Aniston Morning Show Drama

The now untitled project will see the two actresses star, executive produce and co-own the straight-to-series show alongside Michael Ellenberg's Media Res company, and will be produced for Apple, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston have landed a two-season deal at Apple for their new morning show series.

The untitled project revolves around a fictional morning show and the lives of the people involved.

The series - written by Emmy-nominated "House of Cards" scribe Jay Carson - marks the first time Jennifer, 48, will make her first TV series return for more than a decade after shooting to fame in the hit 1990s show "Friends".

Apple has already ordered two seasons of the show, but is yet to announce any details such as release date or distribution platform. In a competitive situation with multiple networks pursuing, Apple was able to land the project, employing a model similar to Netflix with straight-to-series orders and premiums over cost.

Stars Aniston and Witherspoon are also co-owners and co-executive producers, alongside production company Media Res, which will lead the project, according to the Reporter.

Last month Apple ordered an adaptation of the classic 1980s series "Amazing Stories". It will be based, in part, on CNN correspondent Brian Stelter's book "Top of the Morning", which documented recent behind-the-scenes drama in the ratings war between NBC's "Today" show and ABC's "Good Morning America".

Witherspoon, who has since won a best supporting actress Oscar for her role as June Cash in Walk The Line, made a TV comeback of her own this year on Sky Atlantic's Emmy victor Big Little Lies.

Related News:

  • Technical Signals in View for Netflix Inc (NFLX)

    Technical Signals in View for Netflix Inc (NFLX)

    Netflix, Inc.'s sales for the past 5 years rolls at 22.50%, exhibiting an EPS growth from quarter-to-quarter at 146.50%. Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $3.28 Billion for the current quarter.

    Meeder Asset Management Inc. Has $4.87 Million Position in Accenture PLC

    Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 119,013 shares in the company, valued at approximately $15,383,620.38. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Accenture PLC by 4.9% during the 2nd quarter.
    Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, November 9, 2017

    Louis Weather Conditions and Forecast, November 9, 2017

    TUESDAY: Mostly sunny skies and cool temperatures will be around with a high temperature of 53 degrees. Lows through this period will be in the upper 40s/ low 50s with partly cloudy conditions.
  • Adult Film Star Ali Liam Arrested For The Murder Of His Boyfriend

    Adult Film Star Ali Liam Arrested For The Murder Of His Boyfriend

    Ali's brother Ammar Aliraqi - who lives in Baghdad - revealed that the family hasn't been in touch with him for over three weeks. Liam also was employed as a go-go dancer and escort, and worked with an entertainment director called Jennifer St James.

    Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC): Financial Health and Analyst Ratings

    Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) now has 4.92 million shares outstanding, which means that its market capitalization is $268.00B. Wells Fargo & Company has a beta of 2.4, offering the possibility of a higher rate of return, but also posing more risk.

    Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA)

    COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was first posted by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. Analyzing the overall image of stock during recent quarter then we found that stock performance is trading down -25.65%.
  • Indian eatery staff throws hot oil at customer for complaining about food

    Indian eatery staff throws hot oil at customer for complaining about food

    However, the vendor also filed a counter-complaint accusing the customers of vandalising his stall and abusing the staff. After having the food, Vicky first complained about the taste to the owner and later created an issue over the bill.

    Global Thematic Partners LLC Has Raised Nike INC (NKE) Holding

    The footwear maker reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.48 by $0.09. One Cap Management Limited Liability Company has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE).

    Discovering Momentum Stocks: NIKE, Inc. (NKE), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

    It improved, as 44 investors sold COG shares while 154 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 145 raised stakes. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation a U.S. based Company, belongs to Basic Materials sector and Independent Oil & Gas industry.
  • Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH) Holdings Raised by PGGM Investments

    Swiss National Bank lifted its holdings in shares of Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings by 1.9% during the second quarter. Eqis Capital Management Inc. raised its stake in Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings by 90.5% in the 3rd quarter.
    Snake versus Moongoose at the NedBank Challenge

    Snake versus Moongoose at the NedBank Challenge

    The narrowest victory margin at the Nedbank Golf Challenge since it became an official European Tour event four years ago has been two strokes.
    Mikel rejected £53k from agent in insane  transfer pursuit

    Mikel rejected £53k from agent in insane transfer pursuit

    You can find out what Sir Alex Ferguson said to him after he rejected United in favour of a move to Chelsea by clicking HERE. Upon returning, Mikel met with then Premier League chief Sir Dave Richards and told him that he wanted to play for Chelsea.


Most liked

Analysts Upgrade/Downgrade Activity of Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS-A)
When charted, the RSI can serve as a visual means to monitor historical and current strength or weakness in a certain market. Employing the use of the moving average for technical equity analysis is still highly popular among traders and investors.

Massa: F1 career is at an end
He said he had been particularly keen to keep racing for Williams because the British team expects to have a better auto in 2018. Lewis Hamilton is just as much a legend of F1 as Ayrton Senna or Michael Schumacher. "He lacks nothing to them".

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to increase mission in Afghanistan by 3000 troops
But the additional resources will allow allies to put advisers with smaller units of the Afghan conventional army. The officials weren't authorized to publicly discuss the troop numbers and insisted on condition of anonymity.

Crude Oil Gains In Asia In Rebound After Weak EIA Data Overnight
Just yesterday, OPEC itself said US shale output will continue to grow and may not max out until the middle of the next decade. Futures were little changed after slipping 0.3 percent on Tuesday, the first decline in four sessions.

Police detain over 100 in anti-ISIS raids in Turkish capital
User shall be held responsible for the adjustment or misuse of the contents and products included in EFE-EPA services. The operation was successfully completed in March this year.

Chelsea back for Ross Barkley in January?
This seems very harsh on Batshuayi, who has made some telling contributions at Chelsea. Whether Barkley will choose Chelsea over Spurs is far from certain.

Britain Says Will Provide Saudi Aramco With Credit Guarantees
Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud welcomes British Prime Minister Theresa May in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 5, 2017.

Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (SKT)
The market capitalization (Stock Price Multiply by Total Number of Outstanding Shares) for the company is reported at $2.23B. BidaskClub upgraded Tanger Factory Outlet Centers from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, August 4th.

Important Analyst Opinions: Sempra Energy (SRE), Amplify Snack Brands, Inc. (BETR)
Following the sale, the insider now owns 1,313,866 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $9,210,200.66. Nationwide Fund Advisors increased its stake in shares of Amplify Snack Brands, inc .by 8.3% during the second quarter.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Earnings Rise 29% In Q3
Castleark Limited Liability owns 602,674 shares for 0.24% of their portfolio. 36,242 were reported by Brown Advisory Inc. Florida-based State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System has invested 0% in Enzo Biochem, Inc.

What Does Wall Street Say about Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)?
Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 19th. (NYSE:VZ) for 28,260 shares. Verizon Communications Inc. has a 12-month low of $42.80 and a 12-month high of $54.83. 9,523 are held by Ifrah Financial Svcs.

The Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd
The company reported $1.62 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.59 by $0.03. The stock has a market capitalization of $12,680.00, a P/E ratio of 16.14, a P/E/G ratio of 0.58 and a beta of 1.12.

Scottish parliament evacuated after suspicious package found
Police confirm they are dealing with an incident at Holyrood after a package believed to contain white powder was sent to the area of parliament where the MSP have their offices.

Analyst Ratings and Financial Health of Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ)
This particular stock's 5-day moving average is 41.07, its 20-day moving average is 41.04 and its 100-day moving average is 42.24. United Svcs Automobile Association holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ) for 785,944 shares.

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
UBS maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Monday, October 26 report. (NYSE: CMG ) earned "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Investors might be looking to focus on some longer-term indicators on shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill ( CMG ). (NYSE: CMG ).