Upcoming Apple TV+ shows and movies (April 2024)

Written By Srishti Reviewed By Apple TV Editorial 16 Min Read
Upcoming Apple TV shows and movies

Your entertainment choices are about to run wild, thanks to the long stream of upcoming Apple TV+ shows and movies slated for a rollout.

Romance, thrill, suspense, or animation – with so much on the platter, it is apparent that keeping track of every release is challenging. So, here is my list mentioning all the Apple TV+ releases aligned for you.   

FYI, all the titles in this list are in sync with Apple updates and announcements. No room for fake news! So, let’s quickly dive in!

What’s new on Apple TV+ this month (April 2024)

Missing new Apple TV+ content? No more! Dive into April’s lineup featuring popular genres like comedy, drama, and even a documentary for TV geeks. Get ready to fill your popcorn bucket soon!

1. Loot – Season 2 

Loot Season 2 Apple TV+ show
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Maya Rudolph, Michaela Jae Rodriguez, Nat Faxon, Joel Kim Booster, and Ron Funches 
  • Creator (s): Alan Yang and Matt Hubbard 
  • Genre: Comedy 
  • Release Date: April 3, 2024 

Loot Season 2 will bring more chaos, drama, and entertainment to your TV screens. After divorcing her tech billionaire husband, John Novak, Molly Wells is here to face all life’s challenges. The series will revolve around Molly establishing herself as the successful head of her philanthropic entity, the Wells Foundation.   

Every episode shows the newly divorced fiddling with her $87 billion settlement money. In this roller-coaster ride, she is accompanied by her trusted assistant, Nicholas, who caters to all her whims effortlessly. Serving her a kale smoothie spiked with gin is just one of the few things he takes care of his boss lady.

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2. Sugar

Sugar Apple TV Show
SOURCE: APPLE
  • Cast: Colin Farrell  
  • Director: Fernando Merirelles  
  • Genre: Drama   
  • Release Date: April 5, 2024  

This upcoming Apple TV+ drama has an exciting plot to keep your curiosity alive until the end. Sugar is about a mysterious detective who indulges in a fight with his demons when he investigates the case of the disappearance of a Hollywood producer’s granddaughter.

But only a limited amount of information is available on its story plot. So, stick to this space to get more updates about all new releases on Apple TV+.

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3. Girls State

Girls State
Source: Apple
  • Directed and Produced by: Jesse Moss, Amanda McBaine
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Release date: April 5, 2024  

What if American democracy comes under the wings of teenage girls? Just imagine the chaos! Fortunately, you don’t have to imagine because Girls State will soon arrive at Apple TV+ to entertain you.

The story comes alive when 500 young, aspiring girls across Missouri collect for a week-long immersion where they form a government, campaign for office, and form a Supreme Court to make some sincere decision.

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4. Franklin 

Franklin apple tv show
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Michael Douglas, Noah Jupe, Damiel Mays, Ludivine Sagnier, Thibault de Montalembert, and more  
  • Genre: Drama 
  • Release Date: April 12, 2024 

Meet Benjamin Franklin as America’s most accomplished diplomat in this upcoming Apple TV+ drama series. The story shows the society in 1776 when Franklin earned accolades for his electrical experiments. However, things change when he sets sail on a secret mission to France, aligned to serve his country’s interests.   

Created as an eight-part series, the story will uncover the sheer brilliance of the scientist as a national ambassador who gave a positive turn to Franco-American relations. The stellar star cast and detailed scripting will surely pull your interest quickly. You won’t want to miss it.

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5. The Big Door Prize – Season 2 

The Big Door Prize season 2
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Chris O’Dowd, Gabrielle Dennis, Josh Segarra, Ally Maki, Damon Gupton, Crystal Fox, and more 
  • Creator (s): David West Read 
  • Genre: Comedy 
  • Release Date: April 24, 2024 

Explore a mysterious world of the uncertain future with the Deerfield residents in Season 2 of The Big Door Prize series. This edition will see the Morpho machine gearing up the locals for new changes that will redefine their true potential.  

Every inhabitant of the city witnesses a 360-degree turn when the core aspects of their lives begin to change. In every episode, you will see people planning to change jobs, reconsider relationships, and question the year-long dynamics. Trust me; it will all be a whirlwind of confusion and comedy that will keep you satiated.

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Coming soon to Apple TV+

Apple TV+ has more shows and movies ready to roll out in 2024. Let’s take a look at the most anticipated ones.

1. Acapulco – Season 3 

Acapulco Apple TV show season 3
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Enrique Arrizon, Damián Alcázar, Eugenio Derbez, Fernando Carsa, Camila Perez, Chord Overstreet, and more 
  • Creator (s): David West Read 
  • Genre: Comedy 
  • Release Date: May 1, 2024 

Acapulco Season 3 is an Apple Original comedy series gearing up to tickle your bones. In this upcoming season, it’s time to unfold new beginnings and ponder upon past mistakes. The present story will see Derbez returning to a Las Colinas that he won’t recognize.   

On the other hand, in 1985, Arrizon kept winning his battles with the same cruelty. With powerful twists and turns, a stunning star cast, and a complicated plot, the third season won’t leave you disheartened.

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2. Dark Matter

Dark Matter Apple TV Show
SOURCE: APPLE
  • Cast: Joel Edgerton 
  • Created by: Blake Crouch 
  • Genre: Thriller, Sci-Fi 
  • Release date: May 8, 2024 

Blake Crouch’s bestselling book Dark Matter sees itself being adapted into a live-action, nine-episode thriller on Apple TV+. The show already has some high expectations set for it, as Dark Matter has been hailed as one of the best sci-fi novels of the decade. 

The series will follow the life of Jason Dessen, a family man, physicist, and professor, who gets abducted into an alternate version of his life. As he tries to make his way back into his reality, he’ll have to deal with many decisions that he’s made in the multiverse. This complicated plot tasks Dessen with saving his real family from one of the most formidable foes ever – himself. 

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3. Trying – Season 4 

Trying season 4 Apple TV  shows
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Rafe Spall, Esther Smith, and Scarlett Rayner 
  • Creator (s): Andy Wolton 
  • Genre: Drama 
  • Release Date: May 22, 2024 

Meet your friends, Nikki and Jason on Apple TV+ with a stunning fourth season of Trying. This exciting new series will see the couple donning the hat of experienced parents to their adopted teenage daughter Princess.  

Their happy nuclear family shatters when their dearest daughter longs for a connection with her birth mother. Throughout the series, the viewers will see Nikki and Jason amid the harsh reality of parenting, relationships, and family.  

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4. Presumed Innocent 

Presumed Innocent apple tv show
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Ruth Negga, Peter Sarsgaard, Bill Camp, O-T Fagbenle, Chase Infiniti,  and more
  • Creator (s): Andy Wolton 
  • Genre: Crime, drama, and mystery 
  • Release Date: June 14, 2024 

Presumed Innocent is a thrilling crime series that will make you question your logic and reasoning. This eight-episode Apple TV+ show takes inspiration from Scott Turrow’s famous novel by the same name. As part of the plot, Presumed Innocent showcases a nerve-curdling murder that takes the city by storm.  

The story gets even more engrossing when one of the Chicago Prosecuting Attorney’s office members gets suspected of the crime. Enjoy a roller-coaster ride of emotions, power, lust, and relationships as the accused fights to prove his innocence while saving his family and marriage. 

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5. Fancy Dance 

Fancy Dance Apple TV plus show
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Lily Gladstone, Isabel Deroy-Olson, Shea Whigham, Ryan Begay, Crystle Lightning, and more 
  • Director: Erica Tremblay 
  • Genre: Drama  
  • Release Date: TBA 

Fancy Dance is a beautiful story about family relationships. The series revolves around Jax and her niece Roki, who are eager to find the latter’s disappeared mother. Since Jax’s sister went missing, Jax turned Roki’s second mother.   

The episodes will showcase Jax’s tireless efforts to find her sister and help her niece prepare for a powwow. They decide to go on a road trip to find Roki’s mother before the powwow starts.   

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6. Murderbot 

Murderbot Apple TV plus show
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Melissa Brasselle, Eli Cirino, Troy Fromin, Mike Gaglio, Rib Hills, and more 
  • Director: Jim Wynorski 
  • Genre: Sci-fi, action 
  • Release Date: TBA 

Murderbot is an upcoming action, sci-fi series inspired by popular novels by Martha Wells. The series narrates the story of a self-hacking Android robot named Murderbot who is petrified of human emotions but finds himself drawn to its clients. He is forced to hide his true interests and work on a dangerous task.  

However, from his heart, he only wants to watch soap operas alone and contemplate his place in the universe.   

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7. The Savant

The Savant Apple TV Show
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Jessica Chastain 
  • Director: Melissa James Gibson 
  • Genre: Drama  
  • Release Date: TBA 

Spread over eight episodes, The Savant is an exciting story about an undercover female investigator who uses her expertise to prevent destructive activities. The lady will explore the online space and identify the potential red flags from men likely to create societal chaos. Named K, the anonymous investigator tracks down hateful trollers, misogynists, extremists, murderers, and others who can be a nuance for society.   

Her sincere and smart efforts will help to stop violent activities and mass shootings across the city. Watching the star actor Jessica Chastain bring down the crime world will surely be a treat for those who love action-packed entertainment.

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8. Mere Mortals

Mere Mortals Apple TV Show
Source: Apple
  • Genre: Comedy 
  • Release Date: TBA 

Mere Mortals is an eight-episode extension series of the superhit comedy Mythic Quest. Taking the story ahead from the last episodes of Mythic Quest, Mere Mortals will widen the universe of its much-loved characters.

The story of this spinoff series will boast a new star cast to delve into the lives of players, employees, and fandom who are affected by the game focused on Mythic Quest. Reports suggest that the upcoming series will follow the footprints of the excellent episodes in Mythic Quest that concentrate on a place and time outside the scope of characters and settings of the main show. 

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9. Neuromancer  

Neuromancer Apple TV plus show
Source: Apple
  • Cast: NA 
  • Creators: Graham Roland and JD Dilliard 
  • Genre: Drama   
  • Release Date: TBA 

Inspired by William Gibson’s novel Neuromancer, this forthcoming Apple TV+ show will offer a perfect dose of drama, suspense, and crime. It will have ten episodes, and the story will revolve around a famous hacker named Case and his partner, Molly.   

The duo gets involved in a nexus of digital undercover activities and crimes as they plan a secret heist on a corporate dynasty with some dark secrets. Each episode will take you on a roller-coaster ride of mysterious hunches of suspicious crimes.  

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10. Prime Target

Prime Target Apple TV plus show
Source: Apple
  • Cast: Leo Woodall and Quintessa Swindell  
  • Director: Brady Hood 
  • Genre: Thriller 
  • Release Date: TBA 

The story of Prime Target revolves around a genius young math postgraduate named Edward Brooks, who is set for a milestone accomplishment in his career. If he succeeds in decoding the pattern in prime numbers, Edward will get access to every computer in the world.   

Soon, he senses the presence of a secret enemy lurking around to spoil his idea even before it gets true. The mathematician comes across NSA agent Taylah Sanders, who is assigned the task of spying on Edward. Following episodes of the series will see the two joining hands to unwind the conspiracy woven around the mathematician.   

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Apple TV+ titles released in 2024

And it’s a wrap!

Entertainment never stops for Apple TV+ users. The content list is so long that you can feel it is a task to keep up with the choices. But you can heave a sigh of relief because you have this list featuring all new movies and shows on Apple TV+. Also, don’t forget to check out these efficient Apple TV 4K accessories to double your streaming experience.

I promise to keep expanding my list with titles as and when they are announced or released on the portal. Hoping this Apple TV+ shows and movies collection will be your rescue in escaping your monotonous life routine.

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By Srishti Staff Writer
Srishti is a writing enthusiast who has been creating user-friendly content for more than 5 years in the tech space. At iGeeksBlog, she helps readers explore the Apple ecosystem, understand the jargon, and improve their experience. With expertise in buying guides, she helps you find the best accessories amid the pool of choices for Apple products. Her talent for making complicated tech understandable shines through in her writing. When away from her MacBook, you can find her doing a hands-on experience with new products.
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