Apple’s $25million deal with Billie Eilish

Apple has been rumoured by Hollywood Reporter to have paid $25 million for the rights to a Billie Eilish new documentary. The film, which has already been shot, was directed by R.J. Cutler and produced in collaboration with Eilish’s label, Interscope Records. The documentary had a budget between $1 million and $2 million and will be shown on Apple TV+. Following the release if “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?”, in March of this year, the Documentry follows the 17-year-old singer-songwriter’s life and is expected to premiere in 2020.

News of the deal comes as Eilish, who was named Apple Music’s artist of the year. Eilish is set to headline the streaming service’s first-ever Apple Music Awards on Wednesday at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California.