Colin Farrell set to star in upcoming 'private detective' series on Apple TV
Sources say Apple TV were involved in "a heated auction" with Netflix to get the rights to produce the show
Colin Farrell is set to star in an upcoming Apple TV detective series, according to entertainment website Deadline.
The Irish actor is also set to serve as executive producer for the series, which is currently going by the working title Sugar.
Described as “an LA-set, contemporary take on the private detective story,” sources say the streaming service were involved in "a heated auction" to get the rights to produce the show. It has been reported that they were in a final battle with Netflix for the new drama.