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Idris Elba’s Africa-set thriller coming to Apple TV+

Apple has won an auction for an untitled Africa-set thriller starring Idris Elba, reports Deadline. He’ll produce the film with Genre Films’ Simon Kinberg and Audrey Chon producing. 

The script for the still-untitled thriller was written by Travon Free (The Daily Show). It will debut on Apple TV+, but no launch date has been announced.

Apple TV+ is available on the Apple TV app on iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, iPod touch, Mac, select Samsung and LG smart TVs, Amazon Fire TV and Roku devices, as well as at, for US$4.99 per month with a seven-day free trial. 

For a limited time, customers who purchase a new iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac or iPod touch can enjoy one year of Apple TV+ for free. This special offer is good for three months after the first activation of the eligible device. For more info, visit

Dennis Sellers
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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.