One of the most critical series available on Apple TV is Defending Jacob, an 8-episode miniseries starring Chris Evans, Michelle Dockery and Jaeden Martell, a psychological thriller in which Evans stars as a lawyer whose teenage son is accused of murdering a classmate
These series now available for purchase on Blu-Ray or DVD, being the first Apple TV + series to hit the market in physical format. Defend Jacob premiered on Apple TV in March 2020, when the coronavirus pandemic became a problem around the world.
According to the guys at 9to5Mac, the series in DVD and Blu-Ray format only available in the United States and at the moment, it’s unclear whether the series will arrive in the same format in other countries.
Series’ physical release suggests Apple is authorizing production partners retain certain rights, such as the distribution of physical media. Those interested in the United States can head to Amazon and get the series for $ 19.96 on DVD and $ 34.99 on Blu-Ray.
Defending Jacob is based on a book and initially it was intended to be a movie. However, the showrunner tasked with bringing this project to the small screen, Mark Bomback, felt that to tell the story well the only way to do it was through a miniseries and although there was some speculation. on a second season, Bomback said he was in their plans.
Defend Jacob is based on the novel of the same name published in 2012 by William Landay. The translation of books in Europe is In defense of Jacob and not Defend Jacob as translated for Apple TV.