In the works are new plans from Apple TV for a new payment model for Hollywood’s creative crews. Instead of paying everyone as though every show’s a hit, they want to introduce a performance-based scheme. This means if a show flops, the paycheck might too, but if it’s a smash, the bonuses could be huge—up to $10.5 million! Apple’s suggesting this change to motivate teams to put their best foot forward and potentially cut down on initial production costs. This is still in the works, and ways off, as contracts, talent agencies, and feedback are needing review before making any concrete moves.

Bloomberg notes that the memo stipulates that if a movie or show is successful, the production staff will receive bonuses. The idea is to use a points…