Ted Lasso (TV series)

Ted Lasso is an upcoming American sports comedy television series created by Bill Lawrence and Jason Sudeikis, and is a continuation of the character Sudeikis portrayed in a series of promos for NBC Sports' coverage of the Premier League. It is scheduled to premiere on Apple TV+ on August 14, 2020.


College football coach Ted Lasso is recruited to coach an English soccer team, despite having no experience.


The series was commissioned in October 2019 by Apple TV+, with Jason Sudeikis reprising his role as Lasso. Sudeikis co-created alongside Bill Lawrence.