Apple hires “Top Gun: Maverick” brass to direct Brad Pitt F1 movie

Apple Studios has locked in Joseph Kosinski, the director of “Top Gun: Maverick,” to direct its Formula One movie starring Brad Pitt, Apple confirmed on Tuesday. The untitled movie’s plot would center around Pitt as a driver who comes out of retirement to compete alongside a rookie, according to an Apple release. The movie features a script by…