Apple TV+ has unveiled the launch dates of two highly anticipated original limited series in August this year: “Five Days at Memorial” from John Ridley and Carlton Cuseand “Bad Sisters” from Sharon Horgan. Both series are produced by ABC Signature, a part of Disney Television Studios for Apple TV+.
The upcoming “Five Days at Memorial” is written and executive produced by Carlton Cuse and John Ridley and directed by Cuse, Ridley, and Wendey Stanzler. The series stars Vera Farmiga, Robert Pine, Julie Ann Emery, Cornelius Smith Jr., Cherry Jones, Adepero Oduye, Molly Hager, Michael Gaston, and W. Earl Brown.
“Bad Sisters” is written and executive produced by Sharon Horgan, along with Brett Baer and Dave Finkel, Horgan, Faye Dorn, and Clelia Mountford. The series is directed by Dearbhla Walsh, Josephine Bornebusch, and Rebecca Gatward.
Apple TV+ highly anticipated drama series“Five Days at Memorial” and “Bad Sisters” are stories of love, loss, and compassion
“Five Days at Memorial” will premiere on August 12, worldwide with the first three episodes. A new episode will release weekly every Friday through September 16.
The story of the series is inspired by real-life events and an adaptation of the book by Sheri Fink “Five Days at Memorial” chronicles the impact of Hurricane Katrina on a local hospital.
When the floodwaters rose, power failed and heat soared, exhausted caregivers at a New Orleans hospital were forced to make decisions that would follow them for years to come.
The new dark comedy series, “Bad Sisters” will premiere globally on August 19 with the first two episodes. A new episode will release weekly every Friday through October 14.
An adaptation of the Belgian version of the series “Clan” created by Malin-Sarah Gozinseries, the new series is based on the lives of the Garvey sisters who create a strong bond to protect each other after the premature death of their parents.
Apple TV+ original drama movie “Cha Cha Real Smooth” will premiere worldwide on June 17, on the streamer and in select theaters. Starring Dakota Johnson and Cooper Raiff, the new movie is an unconventional love story of a single mother and 22-year-old fresh graduate who are set to defy social pressures to embrace their love of each other.