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Director Francesca Gregorini sued Apple and Mr M. Night Shyamalan in a Los Angeles federal court, alleging the recently released horror series, Servant, plagiarised her 2013 film The Truth About Emanuel.
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Brain - Director M. Night Shyamalan accused of plagiarism in copyright lawsuit
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A television series developed for Apple by M. Night Shyamalan has been accused of copying a 2013 film

Italian-American director Francesca Gregorini sued Apple and Shyamalan in a Los Angeles federal court, alleging the recently released horror series, Servant, plagiarised her 2013 film The Truth About Emanuel

Both Servant and The Truth About Emanuel tell the story of a mother who forms an attachment to a realistic doll who she believes to be alive

There are also striking similarities between scenes, themes and settings in the two works

Apple TV + debuted on Nov 1 with four TV series for adults, an episode of Oprah's Book Club, a nature documentary and three children's series

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