Apple has just added a new basketball drama series from Kevin Durant’s media company and Imagine Entertainment’s Brian Grazer. The new series, Swagger, will be based on Durant’s time playing basketball in Washington, DC during his childhood.
Apple has lost some great talent as both Bryan Fuller and Hart Hanson have left Apple’s upcoming Amazing Stories series. While the departures were on good terms, it comes as a bit of blow to one of Apple’s more high profile projects.
The latest hire in Apple’s quest for top programming talent appears to be Dana Tuinier from The Paramount Network. Tuinier will head up the comedy space at Apple, and will be responsible for comedy within the Worldwide Video unit