Saturday, February 24, 2024

Michael Sthulbarg joins Matt Damon, Casey Affleck in Apple TV+’s ‘The Instigators’

Michael Stuhlbarg is set to join Matt Damon and Casey Affleck in The Instigators for Apple Original Films, reports Deadline. Hong Chau and Paul Walter Hauser are also on board, with Doug Liman aboard to direct.

Deadline notes that Stuhlbarg is coming off the second season of the Showtime series, “Your Honor,” on which he co-stars opposite Bryan Cranston. He was also recently seen in the HBO limited series “The Staircase” and the MGM film “Bones and All.”

About ‘The Instigators’

The film follows two thieves who go on the run with the help of one of their therapists after a robbery goes awry. The script was penned by Chuck MacLean and Affleck and was developed by Robinov, Graham and Casey Affleck.

About Apple TV+

Apple TV+ is available on the Apple TV app in over 100 countries and regions, on over 1 billion screens, including iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac, popular smart TVs from Samsung, LG, Sony, VIZIO, TCL and others, Roku and Amazon Fire TV devices, Chromecast with Google TV, PlayStation and Xbox gaming consoles, and at, for $6.99 per month with a seven-day free trial. 

For a limited time, customers who purchase and activate a new iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Mac or iPod touch can enjoy three months of Apple TV+ for free. For more information, visit and see the full list of supported devices

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.