Apple makes deal for its first animated series from 'Bob's Burgers' creator

Loren Bouchard and Josh Gad penned 'Central Park,' which features voice cast that includes Gad Leslie Odom Jr. Titus Burgess Kristen Bell Stanley Tucci Daveed Diggs and Kathryn Hahn

The series is called Central Park, and is co-written by Josh Gad and Nora Smith in addition to Bouchard, and it follows a group of caretakers who live and work in the titular location in NY.

"Central Park" was developed by "Bob's Burgers'" Loren Bouchard. Bouchard and Gad are executive producers; Smith will be a consulting producer.

The show will feature stars such as Kristen Bell, Stanley Tucci, Josh Gad, and more while Bouchard and Gad will be the executive producers.

The tech giant's first animated series received an order for two 13-episode seasons of the show.

Central Park marks the first animated series for Apple and one of two series the new streaming players has give a 2-season order, along with the morning show drama starring Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon.

Further information, including a production and premiere timeline and platform for Apple's content, has yet to be announced. An untitled space-race drama from "Battlestar Galactica" and "Outlander" showrunner Ronald D. Moore, the drama "See" from Steven Knight and Francis Lawrence, and the immigrant anthology series "Little America" are also in the works.

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