Apple TV+ Grows Slate as Service Looks for Its Next Breakout Hit

Buzzy new shows join returning series, while others remain delayed by Covid-19

The Mosquito Coast, based on the Paul Theroux, will debut April 30 on the streamer. Apple

It’s been a little more than a year since Apple made the unusual decision to debut streaming service Apple TV+ with only original programming, instead of licensing content from other media companies to build out a large library for viewers.

@kelseymsutton kelsey.sutton@adweek.com Kelsey Sutton is the streaming editor at Adweek, where she covers the business of streaming television.