‘The Prince of Tides’ to be tailored as Apple TV+ sequence

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'The Prince of Tides' to be adapted as Apple TV+ series

Barbra Streisand directed and starred in the 1991 movie “The Prince of Tides,” which is being tailored as an Apple TV+ sequence. File Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo

Would possibly perhaps perhaps well 5 (UPI) — Apple TV+ has a Prince of Tides sequence in the works.

The streaming service is increasing a brand new sequence according to the Pat Conroy novel, Closing date reported Wednesday.

Range acknowledged The Relieve director Tate Taylor will write the sequence and executive construct with John Norris, Craig Anderson and Sharon Hall.

The show hails from Sony Photos Television and is in early vogue.

The Prince of Tides modified into as soon as previously tailored as a 1991 movie directed by Barbra Streisand and starring Streisand and Prick Nolte.

The yarn follows Tom Wingo, a old football participant who moves to Current York to take care of his sister, Savannah, after her suicide strive. Tom shares his household’s shy historical past with Savannah’s psychiatrist, Susan, and the 2 fetch a romance.

Sources told Range that scripts are peaceable being accomplished for the sequence.

Taylor will additionally executive construct the Apple TV+ comedy Mrs. American Pie, which stars Kristen Wiig, Laura Dern and Allison Janney.

Barbra Streisand holds one in every of two Golden Globe Awards she obtained on the Beverly Hills Hilton Hotel in Hollywood on January 28, 1984. She obtained the correct efficiency by an Actress in a Motion Image-Musical or Comedy for her role in “Yentl” and Ideally suited Director for the identical movie, her first production. File Photo by Alan Zanger/UPI | License Photo