Apple TV+ will have a first look at the streaming features, as well as an exclusive deal for the series developed by Ladder.
Ladder directed the pilot of the the morning show and earned his 10th Emmy nomination for his directing of the season one finale. The series, which Ladder has been associated with since its inception, was recently renewed for a third season and is currently in preproduction.
Ladder’s additional credits include films. Deep Impact, peacemaker And pay it forwardas well as the television series TThat Leftover, Shameless, The West Wing, LA LawAnd China Beach. She earned two Emmys for her work er With three DGA nominations for Outstanding Directing Achievement in a Dramatic Series. She is an AFI Conservatory alumna and winner of the Franklin Schaffner Award.
Ladder joins an extensive roster of storytellers on Apple TV+, including Cyan Heder, Malala Yousafzai, Jon Stewart, Idris Elba, Alfonso Cuarón, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Misha Green, Charlotte Staud, Kerry Ehrin, Moshe Zonder, Elon Aranya , Jason Katims. Lee Eisenberg, Monica Beletsky, Tracy Oliver, Sharon Horgan, Elena Smith, Simon Kinberg, Jonathan Tropper and Sam Catlin.
Apple has also struck composite and first-look deals with production companies including Martin Scorsese’s Sikelia Productions; Appian Way, the film and television production company founded by Leonardo DiCaprio and co-operated by Jennifer Davison; Green Door Pictures of Idris Elba; Ridley Scott’s Scott Free Productions; A24, Imagine Documentaries and Skydance Media.
Ladder is represented by CAA, Sustainable Imagination and Barry Littman, Esq.