Apple TV + has announced its launch plans for a trio of documentaries set to be rolled out this autumn, featuring voice-overs from Oscar winner Olivia Colman, Golden Globe winner Tom Hiddleston, and Golden Globe nominee Paul Rudd. These new series will showcase unprecedented shots, groundbreaking technology and dynamic storytelling.”
The first of the series to come out will be “Tiny World,” narrated by Ant-man star Paul Rudd. This series will examine the lives of some of the smallest creatures on Earth. It has been filmed with the latest camera technology so that the audience can witness the extraordinary things they do to survive. “Tiny World” is produced by Plimsoll Productions, and written and executive produced by Tom Hugh Jones. Dr. Martha Holmes and Grant Mansfield.
The first six episodes of “Tiny World” are scheduled to premiere on October 2.
Next up, there’s a global child development series “Becoming You” narrated by The Crown’s Olivia Colman which looks into how the first 2,000 days on earth shape the rest of our lives. This series takes a look at children from across the globe, from Nepal to Japan and Borneo, and explores how the first five years of a child’s life can be so different yet so similar. “Becoming You” is produced by Wall to Wall Media along with Leanne Klein and Hamo Forsyth as executive producers.
The first six episodes will premiere on November 13.
Lastly, “Earth At Night In Colour” which has been narrated by the Avengers fame Tom Hiddleston, who played the seminal Loki in the marvel cinematic universe movies. This natural history series “uses next-generation cameras” to reveal the nocturnal lives of animals, in color, for the first time ever. Filmed across six continents, from the Arctic Circle to the African grasslands, the series follows the moonlit dramas of animals at night. “Earth At Night In Colour” is produced by Offspring Films. The series is executive produced by Alex Williamson and Isla Robertson and produced by Sam Hodgson.
“Earth At Night In Colour” will premiere globally with six episodes on December 4
The three new documentary series will complement Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman’s Long Way Up, the epic new motorcycle series that is an adventure in both travel and friendship, which premieres on Apple TV+ on Friday, 18th September.
According to a new report from Bloomberg, the news came out yesterday that Apple is planning to add augmented reality content on Apple TV +. As of now, there are no official dates revealed yet but according to rumors, the AR feature is expected to launch in 2021. So, we are hoping that this enhancement will provide loads of new content to offer in the future.