Apple TV Plus to premiere thriller ‘Losing Alice’ in January, acquires rights to “Tetris”

Apple TV Plus has recently announced that its latest neo-air thriller ‘Losing Alice’ will premiere on its streaming platform on January 22. In addition to this, the company has also recently secured rights to “Tetris”, a film that examines the unique tale behind the groundbreaking video game.

Apple TV+ is the Cupertino tech giant’s video streaming service that offers a wide variety of original talk shows, drama series, kids shows, movies, and more. Since its launch, the streaming service has won 26 awards and accolades and has earned 107 awards nominations.

‘Losing Alice’ will premiere on the platform on January 22

Apple has announced that its upcoming neo-air thriller ‘Losing Alice’ will premiere on its streaming platform on January 22. The company posted the announcement on Twitter today.

“A new psychological thriller from writer / director Sigal Avin, #LosingAlice premieres January 22 on Apple TV+

Losing Alice follows an aging director, Alice, and her growing obsession with a young screenwriter whose dark, troubling script appears to be more truth than fiction.”

The show will premiere globally on Apple TV+ on January 22. The tech giant has not said if it will release all of the episodes at one time or if the episodes will be available on a weekly basis.

Apple TV Plus secures rights to upcoming “Tetris” film

According to Deadline, Apple TV+ has recently acquired the rights to “Tetris”, a film that will dive deep into the story behind the infamous video game. Starring British actor Taron Egerton with Jon S. Baird directing, shooting for “Tetris” will start next month in Scotland.

According to the report, Taron Egerton will star as Henk Rogers, a Dutch video game designer who first secured the rights to distribute ‘Tetris’ on consoles, where it found popularity. He was heavily involved in a dispute that arose over the franchise’s copyright in the 1980s. Noah Pink penned the screenplay. A release date for the film has yet to be announced.

For $4.99 per month with a seven-day free trial,  Apple TV Plus is available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, Apple TV via the Apple TV app. It is also compatible with selected Samsung and LG smart TVs, Roku devices, Amazon Fire TV, and tv.apple.com.

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