Julia Louis-Dreyfus, the actress greatest recognized for her roles on Seinfeld and Veep, has penned a multi-year total deal with Apple TV+, in keeping with a brand new report. That is the primary time the actress has signed such a deal with a streaming service, including yet one more well-known face to Apple’s roster of stars. Underneath this deal, Louis-Dreyfus will reportedly each star in and government produce reveals for the service.
The data comes from Deadline, which reports that Louis-Dreyfus will develop new unique authentic reveals for Apple TV+, the streaming service that Apple premiered late final 12 months. The actress confirmed that she has signed a deal with Apple, however didn’t present any particulars (although she did joke that she’s being paid in AirPods).
It’s unclear whether or not the duo has any reveals within the pipeline right now. The actress will star in an upcoming Will Ferrel film known as Downhill; she additionally beforehand starred in The New Adventures of Outdated Christine. Louis-Dreyfus has received many awards for her work in comedy, raking in 9 SAG Awards and one other 11 Emmy awards.
Apple TV+ launched into an already crowded market, however Apple distinguished itself by signing on a lot of well-known actors and administrators, together with Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Oprah, Jennifer Anniston, Steve Carrel, Jason Momoa, and extra.
Apple has made its streaming service extremely accessible by launching it on many platforms, in addition to by pricing it at a really low price of $4.99/month. At that value, Apple TV+ undercuts Hulu, Netflix, Prime Video, and numerous different opponents, but it surely doesn’t but have an expansive sufficient library to maintain customers round for the lengthy haul.