Titled Disclaimer, the suspense drama is written, directed and produced by Cuarón, and stars Cate Blanchett and Kevin Kline.
Apple TV+ has commissioned Disclaimer, a new original series from director, writer, producer, cinematographer and multi-award winning editor, Golden Globes and BAFTAs, Alfonso Cuarón through his production company Esperanto Filmoj.
The psychological thriller will star award-winning and internationally acclaimed actors Cate Blanchett (Don’t Look Up, Nightmare Alley, Pinocchio), who will also executive produce, and Kevin Kline (The Starling, Beauty and the Beast), who will be making his series debut. Cuarón will write, direct and produce the series.
Based on the novel by Renee Knight, Disclaimer will star Blanchett as Catherine Ravenscroft, a successful and respected television journalist and documentarian whose work has been based on revealing the hidden transgressions of long-respected institutions. When an intriguing novel written by a widower (played by Kline) appears on her table at hers night, he is horrified to realize that she is a key character in a story he hoped was long buried in the past. weather. A story that reveals her darkest secret in hers. A secret that she thought was only hers.
The series will be the first project to debut under the multi-year contract with Cuarón, who will be developing television series exclusively for Apple TV+. This series joins Apple’s list of award-winning series. It also marks the first time that Cuarón has written and directed all episodes of an original series. Cuarón is currently serving as producer on the original Apple film Raymond and Ray which is in production at Apple Studios.
Disclaimer is produced by Esperanto Filmoj and Anonymous Content. Oscar winner Emmanuel Lubezki (Gravity, Birdman, The Revenant) and multiple Academy Award nominee Bruno Delbonnel (The Tragedy of Macbeth, Inside Llewyn Davis, Darkest Hour) will serve as cinematographers on this project. Cuarón is serving as executive producer alongside Gabriela Rodríguez of Esperanto Filmoj and David Levine, Dawn Olmstead and Steve Golin of Anonymous Content. Blanchett is an executive producer and Renee Knight is serving as a co-executive producer.