HBO Max has ordered a series titled A World of Calm based on the Calm app. HBO will be partnering with the popular sleep app and Nutopia to bring listeners a ten episode series, narrated by a whole line up of stars, including Idris Elba, Nicole Kidman, Keanu Reeves, and more! This is HBO Max’s first venture within the health and wellness space.
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HBO Max describes the stories as “scientifically-engineered narratives” to “naturally calm the body and soothe the mind.” Calm co-founder and co-CEO Michael Anton Smith even describes the series as “visual valium”. Nutopia CEO and founder Jane Root added, “We hope this series of serene stories will bring a sense of much needed calm to audiences.”