First, look at what’s coming to Apple TV this week. As a reminder, you can read about what’s new on Apple TV every week with our weekly roundups. The latest TV Shows scheduled to hit Apple TV this Week are below.
Raised by Wolves
Creators: Aaron Guzikowski
Genres: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Cast: Travis Fimmel, Niamh Algar, Amanda Collin, Abubakar Salim, Winta McGrath, Felix Jamieson, Ethan Hazzard
Synopsis: Two androids are tasked with raising human children on a mysterious virgin planet. As the burgeoning colony of humans threatens to be torn apart by religious differences, the androids learn that controlling the beliefs of humans is a treacherous and difficult task.
Creators: Veena Sud
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Cast: Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, Gregg Henry, Joan Allen, Tyler Ross, Sterling Beaumon, Levi Meaden
Synopsis: The Killing is an American crime drama television series based upon the Danish television series Forbrydelsen. Set in Seattle, Washington, the series follows the various murder investigations by homicide detectives Sarah Linden and Stephen Holder.
Creators: Richard J. Lewis, Neil Marshall
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Cast: Evan Rachel Wood, Thandiwe Newton, Jeffrey Wright, James Marsden, Tessa Thompson, Ed Harris, Aaron Paul
Synopsis: This science-fiction Western series from Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy was inspired by Michael Crichton’s Westworld (1973) and is set at a Wild-West theme park created by Dr. Robert Ford (Sir Anthony Hopkins) with human-like androids, where guests are encouraged to indulge their fantasies and desires.
Creators: Brian Koppelman, David Levien, Andrew Ross Sorkin
Cast: Paul Giamatti, Damian Lewis, Maggie Siff, Toby Leonard Moore, Malin Akerman, David Costabile, Condola Rashad
Synopsis: Billions is a complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby “Axe” Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using all of his considerable smarts, power and influence to outmaneuver the other. The stakes are in the billions in this timely, provocative series.
Creators: Stéphane Carrié, Alice Chegaray-Breugnot, Nicolas Jean
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Cast: Audrey Fleurot, Mehdi Nebbou, Bruno Sanches, Marie Denarnaud, Bérangere McNeese, Cypriane Gardin
Synopsis: One night, while working as a cleaning lady in a police station, Morgane can’t resist “tidying up” the elements on an investigation board. When the cops return the next day, they realize she’s brought them a giant step closer to finding the suspect. It turns out Morgane has High Intellectual Potential. But her 160 IQ has never really helped Morgane in her everyday life. After questioning her and testing her method, the police decide to bring her on board to help them track down and catch highly intelligent criminals. Despite the mismatched duo she forms with the brigade’s captain, their first joint effort is a success. Morgane strikes a deal with the cops: she agrees to work for them, but in exchange they have to work for her, reopening a missing persons investigation into her first love, who vanished fifteen years ago, when she was pregnant with her first child.
A Discovery of Witches
Creators: Juan Carlos Medina, Alice Troughton
Genres: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Science Fiction
Cast: Teresa Palmer, Matthew Goode, Alex Kingston, Owen Teale, Louise Brealey, Malin Buska, Aiysha Hart
Synopsis: Diana Bishop, historian and witch, accesses Ashmole 782 and knows she must solve its mysteries. She is offered help by the enigmatic Matthew Clairmont, but he’s a vampire and witches should never trust vampires.
Creators: Dan Goor, Michael Schur
Genres: Comedy, Crime
Cast: Andy Samberg, Andre Braugher, Terry Crews, Melissa Fumero, Chelsea Peretti, Stephanie Beatriz, Joe Lo Truglio
Synopsis: A single-camera ensemble comedy following the lives of an eclectic group of detectives in a New York precinct, including one slacker who is forced to shape up when he gets a new boss.
This Is Us
Creators: Dan Fogelman
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Cast: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan
Synopsis: Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up in the United States of America in present and past times. As their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in curious ways, we find that several of them share the same birthday – and so much more than anyone would expect.
Creators: Antonio Campos
Genres: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Cast: Colin Firth, Toni Collette, Michael Stuhlbarg, Dane DeHaan, Olivia DeJonge, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Sophie Turner
Synopsis: Tells the story of Michael Peterson, a crime novelist accused of killing his wife Kathleen after she is found dead at the bottom of a staircase in their home, and the 16-year judicial battle that followed.
Creators: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas
Genres: Action, Drama
Cast: Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund, Eamonn Walker, Kara Killmer, David Eigenberg, Charlie Barnett
Synopsis: The story of firefighters and paramedics in the city of Chicago, both on a personal and professional level.