Apple Music hits 38M paid subscribers; Apple orders first animated series
Mar 13 2018 by Francis Osborne
Gad and Bouchard will write the script for the show, and serve as executive producers, while Nora Smith, who also worked on Bob's Burgers, will be a consultant. The animated show follows a group of caretakers who live and work in Central Park, New York.
Apple had added yet another show to its growing list of to be produced original content.
The star-studded project, titled Central Park, will bring Frozen stars Kristen Bell and Josh Gad together again, along with co-stars Leslie Odom Jr., Titus Burgess, Stanley Tucci, Daveed Diggs and Kathryn Hahn, according to Deadline. It was originally eyed for Fox, which has been looking up to ramp up its animated offerings, recently orderingLil Kev animated pilot presentation based on the comedy of Kevin Hart. The studio is best known for other animated series such as The Simpsons, Family Guy, Futurama, and American Dad!. There will be 13 episodes in each season and Apple has ordered two seasons of this new series so far. The family ends up saving Central Park and the entire world.