Apple TV+ streaming service set to launch this November
Apple has announced that Apple TV+, the company’s new streaming platform, will launch on November 1. They also revealed that the service will cost customers $4.99 per month. It was previously announced that the streamer would also be ad-free.
The platform will feature exclusive original shows, movies, and documentaries from the most creative minds in TV and film. Apple has been teaming up with artists and storytellers like Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Octavia Spencer, J.J. Abrams, Jason Momoa, M. Night Shyamalan, Jon M. Chu, Steve Carell, Alfre Woodard, Kumail Nanjiani, Sara Bareilles, and much more.
Apple TV+ will go up against Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and a number of other streaming competitors including Disney+, also launching this November, and WarnerMedia’s HBO Max. Customers can expect the platform to be available in 100 countries and will be accessible through the Apple TV app. Apple announced that subscribers will get one of the streaming service for free when you buy a Mac, iPhone, or iPad.
Some of the original shows that will launch on Apple’s upcoming streaming service include Spielberg’s Amazing Stories anthology, The Morning Show drama starring Witherspoon, Aniston, and Carell, See starring Momoa and Woodard, and Defending Jacob starring Chris Evans and Jaeden Martell.