Jason Segel To Star In ‘Shrinking’, Apple TV+ Comedy Series From ‘Ted Lasso’s Bill Lawrence & Brett Goldstein – Deadline

Apple television+ has offered an official series thumbs-up to Shrinking, a 10-episode funny series starring Jason Segel, who likewise functions as writer and executive producer along with Bill Lawrence and Brett Goldstein, coming off their Emmy wins for the streamers hit comedy Ted Lasso.

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Diminishing is produced by Ted Lasso studio Warner Bros. Television and Lawrences studio-based Doozer Productions. Segel, Lawrence and Goldstein executive manufacturers alongside Doozers Jeff Ingold. Liza Katzer is a co-executive producer.

Composed by Segel, Lawrence and Goldstein, Shrinking follows a grieving therapist (Segel) who begins to break the guidelines and tell his clients exactly what he believes. Overlooking his training and principles, he discovers himself making huge, tumultuous changes to individualss lives … including his own.

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This is the second Apple Original starring Segel; the former How I Met Your Mother and Forgetting Sarah Marshall lead likewise stars in Apple Original Films upcoming The Sky is Everywhere based on the very popular YA Novel of the exact same name. Segel just recently developed, executive starred and produced in Dispatches From Elsewhere, which operated on AMC for one season, and plays Paul Westhead in HBOs upcoming Lakes series.

Diminishing likewise marks Apples 3rd series from Lawrence, and Warner Bros. Tv alongside Ted Lasso and the just recently revealed Bad Monkey. The quickly growing portfolio could make a case for Apple which, in addition to the other significant banners, is believed to be pursuing the prolific creator for a total deal while Warner Bros. Television is likewise anticipated to step up to try and keep him in the fold beyond his present pact. In addition to the three Apple television+ shows, Doozer has two series on HBO Max, a Clone High reboot, which has a two-season pickup, and the upcoming Head of the Class reboot.

Goldstein stars and serves as writer/co-executive producer on Ted Lasso, which Lawrence is executive manufacturer and showrunner on. The series, co-created, executive produced and headlined by Jason Sudeikis, just recently exceeded as the most-nominated freshman comedy in Emmy history, and landed a total of 7 Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Comedy Series and Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for Goldstein.

Segel is repped by WME and Sloane, Offer, Weber & & Dern. Goldstein is repped by Mosaic, B-Side Management and LARK.Lawrence is represented by ICM Partners and attorney Jared Levine.

Segel, Lawrence and Goldstein executive manufacturers together with Doozers Jeff Ingold. Diminishing likewise marks Apples 3rd series from Lawrence, and Warner Bros. The quickly growing portfolio might make a case for Apple which, along with the other significant streamers, is believed to be pursuing the respected developer for an overall offer while Warner Bros. In addition to the 3 Apple TV+ shows, Doozer has 2 series on HBO Max, a Clone High reboot, which has a two-season pickup, and the upcoming Head of the Class reboot.

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