Apple has made accessible the primary two episodes of “The Line,” an authentic podcast that will likely be a precursor to a limited-series TV present that may arrive on Apple TV+ later in 2021.
Introduced on Tuesday, “The Line” will likely be a mixture of a podcast and TV present, all hosted on Apple’s platforms. A six-part podcast will likely be accessible through Apple Podcasts, whereas a four-part restricted documentary will air on Apple TV+ within the fall.
The podcast and TV present is created by JigSaw productions, and can present “beforehand untold facets” of a narrative surrounding former Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher, according to Selection.
In 2018, Gallagher was charged for committing battle crimes, following posing with a corpse in Iraq. Gallagher was accused of homicide by members of his platoon, however he was acquitted on all however one minor depend, then was pardoned in 2019.
The reveals will have a look at “the difficult realities concerned with preventing a decades-long battle, stripping again the layers surrounding Gallagher’s alleged crimes,” stated Apple.
The primary two episodes of the podcast can be found through Apple Podcasts, with future episodes launched weekly on Tuesdays. The autumn Apple TV+ present will apparently characteristic “never-before-seen footage” and can study U.S. counterterrorism work within the Center East, together with the accusations.
This is not the one Apple podcast that has direct connections to Apple TV+ programming. In September, Apple launched “Oprah’s E-book Membership” as a part of its partnership with Oprah Winfrey, whereas in February it launched the official podcast of “For All Mankind.”