The Morning Show

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  • TV-MA
  • 2019
  • 1 Season
  • 8.4  (58,668)

In the drama series The Morning Show, the cast and crew of a morning news show confront the issues of the day. Alex and Mitch have been anchoring the fictional program for 15 years. When Mitch is fired over a sexual misconduct allegation, Alex fights to be the show's primary anchor. Her goal is hindered by the appearance of former field reporter on the set. The series is reportedly inspired by the book Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV by Brian Stelter. Stelter is a journalist who has worked for CNN, and The New York Times. The Morning Show tries to take a critical look at actual current events. At the time that it debuted, issues of sexual misconduct and gender equity rocked the world of TV news. The series airs on the Apple TV+ streaming platform. It was one of the most high-profile offerings at the time of the platform's launch in November 2019. The 10-episode first season aired in November and December of that year. Production of the series' second season began in February 2020. However, production was halted with the advent of the coronavirus pandemic. A premiere date for the second season has not yet been set. The Morning Show debuted to mostly lukewarm reviews. Overall, critics compared the series unfavorably to similar shows produced by Aaron Sorkin (The Newsroom, Sports Night). The series was nominated for several awards in 2020, including Golden Globe Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and Critics' Choice Television Awards.

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Seasons
The Interview
10. The Interview
December 20, 2019
Season finale. TMS faces a fateful day as a plan to shake up UBA is set in motion.
Play the Queen
9. Play the Queen
December 13, 2019
New alliances are formed and old bonds are revived as TMS is forced to reckon with its past.
Lonely at the Top
8. Lonely at the Top
December 6, 2019
TMS celebrates the birthday of one of their own as the country struggles with a tragic event.
Open Waters
7. Open Waters
November 29, 2019
Bradley is presented with an opportunity that could jeopardize her tenuous, newfound bond with Alex.
The Pendulum Swings
6. The Pendulum Swings
November 22, 2019
TMS covers the California wildfires, while Alex and Bradley struggle to keep their relationship from going up in flames.
No One's Gonna Harm You, Not While I'm Around
5. No One's Gonna Harm You, Not While I'm Around
November 15, 2019
A looming article threatens to upend the TMS power structure.
That Woman
4. That Woman
November 8, 2019
TMS experiences severe growing pains as it embarks on a new era.
Chaos Is the New Cocaine
3. Chaos Is the New Cocaine
November 1, 2019
In a weekend of turmoil, TMS scrambles to prepare for its new future.
A Seat at the Table
2. A Seat at the Table
November 1, 2019
Alex engages in contract negotiations as she prepares to accept an award. Bradley is courted for a new opportunity.
In the Dark Night of the Soul It's Always 3:30 in the Morning
1. In the Dark Night of the Soul It's Always 3:30 in the Morning
November 1, 2019
America's favorite morning news show is thrown into crisis when it becomes the news.
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The Morning Show
The Morning Show

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In the drama series The Morning Show, the cast and crew of a morning news show confront the issues of the day. Alex and Mitch have been anchoring the fictional program for 15 years. When Mitch is fired over a sexual misconduct allegation, Alex fights to be the show's primary anchor. Her goal is hindered by the appearance of former field reporter on the set.

The series is reportedly inspired by the book Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV by Brian Stelter. Stelter is a journalist who has worked for CNN, and The New York Times.

The Morning Show tries to take a critical look at actual current events. At the time that it debuted, issues of sexual misconduct and gender equity rocked the world of TV news.

The series airs on the Apple TV+ streaming platform. It was one of the most high-profile offerings at the time of the platform's launch in November 2019. The 10-episode first season aired in November and December of that year. Production of the series' second season began in February 2020. However, production was halted with the advent of the coronavirus pandemic. A premiere date for the second season has not yet been set.

The Morning Show debuted to mostly lukewarm reviews. Overall, critics compared the series unfavorably to similar shows produced by Aaron Sorkin (The Newsroom, Sports Night).

The series was nominated for several awards in 2020, including Golden Globe Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and Critics' Choice Television Awards.The Morning Show is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on November 1, 2019.

Where to Watch The Morning Show

The Morning Show is available for streaming on the Apple TV+ website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Morning Show on demand at Apple TV+.

  • Premiere Date
    November 1, 2019
  • IMDB Rating
    8.4  (58,668)