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Posted Wednesday 6/13/18 at 7:04PM EDT
Aaron Paul, Elizabeth Perkins and Mekhi Phifer join Apple's Are You Sleeping
The Octavia Spencer-starring Apple drama about true-crime podcasts, which recently added Lizzy Caplan, has tapped former Breaking Bad star Paul to play a convicted murderer whose guilt or innocence has been debated by the public. Perkins will play his mom, while Phifer will take on the role of the longtime friend of Spencer's podcast host character. ALSO: This Is Us' actor Ron Cephas Jones has also joined Are You Sleeping, but will continue to recur on the NBC series.
Posted Thursday 6/07/18 at 5:41PM EDT
Lizzy Caplan will play twin sisters on Apple's Are You Sleeping
The Masters of Sex alum is joining Octavia Spencer on the 10-episode drama series that explores the obsession with true-crime podcasts. Caplan will play twin sisters Josie and Lanie. Spencer will play the reporter who investigates their father's murder.
Posted Wednesday 5/02/18 at 4:40PM EDT
Apple gives a series order to Octavia Spencer's Are You Sleeping true-crime podcast drama series
Based on Kathleen Barber's true-crime novel of the same name, Are You Sleeping will delve into America's obsession with true-crime podcasts, with Serial's Sarah Koenig serving as a consultant and Reese Witherspoon on board as executive producer. According to Deadline, the 10-episode pickup "is the first project bought by Apple to be developed for straight-to-series consideration to get a green light."
Posted Wednesday 1/03/18 at 1:26PM EST
Octavia Spencer is set to star in Apple’s true-crime podcast TV drama Are You Sleeping, from producer Reese Witherspoon
Are You Sleeping, based on Kathleen Barber's true-crime novel of the same name, delves into the obsession Americans have with true-crime podcasts. Serial podcaster Sarah Koenig will serve as a consultant. The proposed series expands Witherspoon’s relationship with Apple, where she’s starring in a morning news drama with Jennifer Aniston.