Apple TV+ CEO resigns

Apple’s streaming service has now reached a certain stage of maturity, and has now become a ton of content, series, films and documentaries. If the beginnings were not simple, the Apple TV+ team led by JP Richards did everything to satisfy subscribers and acquire a larger market share.

JP Richards leaves Apple for new adventures

A twist in the Apple TV+ team!
Streaming service executive JP Richards just announced late last night his resignation to focus on new projects that don’t involve Apple.
Richards had joined Apple TV+ en January 2021he was predicted to be the ideal person to participate in the growth of the streaming service and make the right decisions on content creation and series renewals.

Initially co-president of global marketing at Warner Bros. Pictures, JP Richards had been tempted by the Apple TV+ adventure which seemed to him failing and enriching for his career and his experience.

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As Variety reveals today, there was no conflict between him and Apple management, on the contrary relations were very good and the company was always open to his solicitations for Apple TV+. JP Richards leaves the group to “seize new opportunities”.
Richards will be remembered for being involved in the decision to release the original films swan song, Macbeth’s Tragedy and CODA which was an Oscar winner.

Who will take the place of JP Richards? For the moment, Apple would be in the process of look for a successor to occupy the position of “head of Apple TV+”, it is very likely that the Californian giant will hire a little genius from a competing streaming service or a film production company.

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