Burns Violets Bloom On ITunes

Ed Burns has landed a deal with Apple to bypass a theatrical release for his comedy drama “Purple Violets” and release the pic for an exclusive premiere on iTunes reports Variety.

“Violets” will bow on iTunes on Nov. 20 for $14.99 and appear exclusively on the service through its first month of release before moving onto other distribution platforms.

Burns penned and directed “Purple Violets,” which screened at the Tribeca Film Festival. Selma Blair, Ed Burns, Debra Messing and Patrick Wilson all star in the flick.