Like Netflix, Apple wants to launch its own video streaming service. According to the site The Verge, the Californian brand could well launch its platform as early as mid-April. To do this, the apple brand has ordered a plethora of original content. The American production company A24 Movies, to whom we owe the awesome horror film Heredity, would be one of the companies contacted.
” We have a multi-year partnership with Oprah [Winfrey] “Also revealed Tim Cook, CEO of Apple. The American host, via her Oprah Winfrey Network, should therefore feed the Apple catalog thanks to her many shows. In addition to this partnership, The Verge indicates that many programs are in development. Among them: a show for children by the creators of 1, Sesame Street, two series, produced by M. Night Shyamalan (The village, Split…) And Damien Chazelle (La La Land), an opera space created by Ron Moore (Battlestar Galactica)…
Ads that augur only good for Apple. There are also rumors that the service would be free on all Apple devices. The content produced by partner companies, on the other hand, could be paid. In any case, the Cupertino company intends to leave its mark on the world of streaming: Apple has indeed announced that it wants to create a “Netflix of video games”.