One of Apple’s original show, titled ‘Dickinson’ has premiered ahead of its specified show date on November 1 at the Tribeca TV Festival.

Dickinson Tribeca TV Festival

The show’s creator and runner Alena Smith, as well as stars Jane Krakowski and Hailee Steinfeld were on hand to answer questions about the series.


‘Dickinson’ is TV drama about the life of Emily Dickinson, with modern twists. Alena Smith mentions that it’s about a modern consciousness that’s trapped within a pre-modern era. When it showed, the opening had the words ‘An Apple Original’.

After the pilot episode, the show’s stars praised Apple, saying that the firm has put in a lot of consideration and money, which translated well on screen. On social media, reactions have been largely positive.

Apple TV+ is set to launch with at least 8 original shows, including Dickinson, The Morning Show and more. The service costs $4.99 a month and comes free for 12 months when you buy an Apple TV, Mac, iPad or iPhone.


Samantha is a senior news editor at iLounge. She has been covering the technology industry for over five years, writing about Apple, Google, and other major companies. Samantha has also worked as a reporter and editor for several other publications.