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What is the DEVWATCH?

This section will allow you to track what's in development - whether it be by network, by commitment, by status, by genre or by studio - or just to see a list of all the projects we currently cover.

Each project has its own DEVWATCH page where you can see all the news, dvds, listings, etc. related to it. There you can also add it to your MYFUTON page for easy tracking.

Instructions: Use the filter options to the right to narrow your search. You can also click on a resulting column name to sort the results by that option. For specific title searches or to search by cast or crew member, use the site's main search box located at the top of each page.

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BIG DEAL 11/9/18 -
11/18/19
11/18/19 SHOWTIME ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Annapurna Television
· Semi-Formal Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Vanessa Bayer
[who's making it?]
· Jeremy Beiler as CRTR/EP
· Jessi Klein as EP
· Jordana Mollick as EP
· Megan Ellison as EP
· Michael Showalter as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sue Naegle as EP
· Vanessa Bayer as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from Showtime's press release, November 2019) SHOWTIME has announced a pilot order for the half-hour comedy series BIG DEAL, starring and executive produced by Emmy nominee Vanessa Bayer (Saturday Night Live). Bayer co-created the project with Emmy ... [continued]
CHASERS 6/12/19 6/12/19 COMEDY CENTRAL ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Propagate

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Cathy Shim as Sugar Ho
· Rob Huebel as Steve "Crash" Byrd
[who's making it?]
· Ben Silverman as EP
· Cathy Shim as CRTR/EP
· Howard Owens as EP
· Kevin Healey as CRTR/EP
· Kevin Healey as EP
· Robert Ben Garant as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy set in the world of the after dark, independent news video hunters of Los Angeles
CLOSE UP 6/24/19 -
10/10/19
10/10/19 FREEFORM ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Signature

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alexander Grant as Sean
· Anthony Keyvan as Jeremy
· Fivel Stewart as Rachel
· Jennifer Spence as Tessa
· Karin Konoval as Martine
· Megan Charpentier as Abby
· Millicent Simmonds as Jen
· Sean Blakemore as Sheriff Griff
· Van Crosby as Alex
· Yaani King Mondschein as Dr. Reddy
[who's making it?]
· Alex Kalymnios as DIR (Pilot)
· Keith Staskiewicz as CRTR/EP
· Natalie Chaidez as EP
· Peter Nowalk as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Freeform's press release, June 2019) Freeform has picked up the one-hour drama "Close Up" to pilot, it was announced today by Lauren Corrao, executive vice president, Original Programming and Development. "Close Up" is a one-hour drama set in C... [continued]
DARK TOWER, THE 9/8/10 -
6/11/19
6/11/19 AMAZON ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Imagine Television
· Media Rights Capital
· Sony Pictures Television
· Weed Road Pictures

[related genres]
· based on a feature film
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Jasper Pääkkönen as Marten
· Michael Rooker as Eldred Jonas (?)
· Sam Strike as Roland Deschain
[who's making it?]
· Akiva Goldsman as EP
· Brian Grazer as EP
· Glen Mazzara as CRTR/EP
· Mark Verheiden as EP (2011)
· Ron Howard as EP
· Stephen King as BOOK/EP
[what's it about?]
(from Penguin's web site, September 2010) Eerie, dreamlike, set in a world that is weirdly related to our own, The Gunslinger introduces Roland Deschain of Gilead, of In-World that was, as he pursues his enigmatic antagonist to the mountains that sep... [continued]
DELILAH 7/25/19 -
10/18/19
10/18/19 HBO MAX ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment
· Merman Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Arturo Castro as Pastor Dale
· Casey Wilson as Margaret Childs-Austin
· Jessica Rothe as Delilah
· Michael McKean as Tom Childs, Sr.
· Nat Faxon as Brian
· Nicole Byer as Cassie
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Aisling Bea as EP
· Clelia Mountford as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Jessica Rothe as EP
· Kirker Butler as CRTR/EP
· Sharon Horgan as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy in which after a life-changing event, Delilah's (Rothe) first step toward putting her life back together is to introduce herself to a complete stranger who may or may not be her real father, and his family
DMZ 2/5/14 -
10/1/19
10/1/19 HBO MAX ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Array Filmworks
· DC Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· based on a comic book
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ava DuVernay as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Brian Wood as BOOK
· Riccardo Burchielli as BOOK
· Roberto Patino as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on the DC Comics title, set in the near future and centers on Manhattan, which has been turned into a demilitarized zone (DMZ) after a second American civil war
FIVE PEOPLE YOU MEET IN HEAVEN, THE 8/27/19 8/27/19 FOX ordered to pilot
[script-to-series order]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FOX Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Keith Eisner as EP
· Mitch Albom as BOOK/CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Mitch Albom's bestselling novel, which will explore each character's unique journey in this world and the next
GONE HOLLYWOOD 3/4/19 -
6/19/19
6/19/19 FX ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FX Productions
· Scott Rudin Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Ben Schnetzer as Robbie Riese
· John Magaro as Eli Zeller
· Jonathan Pryce as Benny Landau
· Judd Hirsch as Lev Kertzman
· Lola Kirke as Abbie Jinks
· Nikolaj Coster-Waldau as Jack DeVoe
[who's making it?]
· Eli Bush as EP
· Garrett Basch as EP
· Marney Hochman as EP
· Scott Rudin as EP
· Shawn Ryan as EP
· Ted Griffin as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from FX's press release, June 2019) FX today announced the cast that will star in the pilot for Gone Hollywood. Set in 1980, Gone Hollywood centers on a group of talent agents who defect from an old-guard percentery to found their own, which skyrock... [continued]
GOOD PEOPLE 10/2/18 -
6/6/19
6/6/19 AMAZON ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Amazon Studios
· Fox 21 TV Studios
· Lee Daniels Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Greg Kinnear as Paul Keating
· Ian Harding as Will
· Josie Totah as Tallulah
· Lisa Kudrow as Lynn Steele
· Martin Short as Ed Brown
· Tasha Smith as Shar Johnson
· Whitney Cummings as Hazel Miller
[who's making it?]
· Lee Daniels as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Whitney Cummings as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy which revolves around the staff of the ombudsman's office at a college that navigates PC culture and the #metoo climate
GORMENGHAST 8/15/19 8/15/19 SHOWTIME ordered to pilot
[script-to-series order]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FremantleMedia North America

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Akiva Goldsman as EP
· Barry Spikings as EP
· Dante Di Loreto as EP
· David A. Stern as EP
· Mervyn Peake as BOOK
· Neil Gaiman as EP
· Oliver Jones as EP
· Toby Whithouse as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Mervyn Peake's novels, which follow the inhabitants of Castle Gormenghast, a sprawling, decaying, gothic-like structure with a raft of characters including Titus, the heir to the throne of the House of Groan, scheming kitchen boy... [continued]
GUMSHOE 11/15/19 -
12/2/19
12/2/19 HBO MAX ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Conaco

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Carla Jimenez as Henrietta
· Max Casella as Dennis Laramie
· Miles J. Harvey as Eamon
· Phillipa Soo as Liz Chen
· Sonya Cassidy as Cassie
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Brownstein as CRTR/EP
· Conan O'Brien as EP
· David Kissinger as EP
· Jeff Ross as EP
· Larry Sullivan as EP
· Randall Einhorn as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Simon Ganz as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a sweet, optimistic young cop and a creepy, crime-obsessed teenager who secretly team up to solve a murder+
HOW TO MAKE LOVE TO A BLACK WOMAN 2/20/19 -
8/29/19
8/29/19 SHOWTIME ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Amandla Jahava as Rashida
· Carra Patterson as Nora
· Kendrick Sampson as Edwin
· Mario Van Peebles as Sam
· Tonya Pinkins as Florence
[who's making it?]
· Casallina "Cathy" Kisakye as CRTR/EP
· Lena Waithe as EP
· Naima Ramos-Chapman as DIR (Pilot)
· Rishi Rajani as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Showtime's press release, February 2019) SHOWTIME has announced a pilot order for the half-hour comedy anthology series HOW TO MAKE LOVE TO A BLACK WOMAN (WHO MAY BE WORKING THROUGH SOME SH*T), which came to the network through its first-look d... [continued]
LAST SUMMER 9/25/19 -
11/13/19
11/13/19 FREEFORM ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Entertainment One
· Iron Ocean Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Allius Barnes as Vince
· Blake Lee as Martin
· Brooklyn Sudano as Angela
· Chiara Aurelia as Jeanette
· Froy Gutierrez as Jamie
· Harley Quinn Smith as Mallory
· Michael Landes as Greg
· Mika Abdalla as Kate
· Nathaniel Ashton as Ben
[who's making it?]
· Bert V. Royal as CRTR/EP
· Jessica Biel as EP
· Max Winkler as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Michelle Purple as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Freeform's press release, September 2019) Freeform has picked up the one-hour drama "Last Summer" to pilot, it was announced today by Lauren Corrao, executive vice president, Original Programming and Development. "Last Summer" is an unconventio... [continued]
LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN, A 3/30/18 -
11/11/19
11/11/19 AMAZON ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Amazon Studios
· Field Trip Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· based on a feature film
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Abbi Jacobson as Carson
· D'Arcy Carden as Greta
· Gbemisola Ikumelo as Clance
· Kelly McCormack as Jess
· Priscilla Delgado as Izzy
[who's making it?]
· Abbi Jacobson as CRTR/EP
· Hailey Wierengo as EP
· Will Graham as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Garry Marshall's 1992 movie, billed as infusing the warmth, humor and DNA of the classic film, while taking a contemporary spin on the stories of the women surrounding the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League
MASTERS OF DOOM 4/14/05 -
9/26/19
9/26/19 USA ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Gotham Group, The
· Ramona Films
· Universal Content Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Eduardo Franco as John Romero
· Jane Ackermann as Hannah Romero
· John Karna as Tom Hall
· Patrick Gibson as John Carmack
· Peter Friedman as Al Vekovius
· Siobhan Williams as Stevie Case
[who's making it?]
· D.J. Goldberg as CO-EP
· Dave Franco as EP
· David Kushner as BOOK/EP
· Elizabeth Haggard as EP
· Ellen Goldsmith-Vein as EP
· Eric Robinson as EP
· James Franco as EP
· Jeremy Bell as EP
· Rhys Thomas as DIR (Pilot)
· Tom Bissell as CRTR/EP
· Vince Jolivette as EP
[what's it about?]
(from USA's press release, September 2019) MASTERS OF DOOM, based on award-winning journalist and author David Kushner's landmark nonfiction book of the same name, is a story based on real events of two computer geniuses in an obscure corner of Ameri... [continued]
MR. CORMAN 9/5/19 9/5/19 APPLE TV PLUS ordered to pilot
[script-to-series order]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A24

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt
[who's making it?]
· Joseph Gordon-Levitt as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
comedy described as a deep cut into the days and nights of a public schoolteacher (Gordon-Levitt) in the San Fernando Valley
MS. PAT SHOW, THE 8/10/16 -
9/10/19
9/10/19 HULU ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fox 21 Television Studios
· Imagine Television
· Lee Daniels Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Bernard Calloway
· Briyana Guadalupe as Janelle
· Patricia Williams as Ms. Pat
· Tami Roman as Denise
· Theodore Barnes as Junebug
· Vince Swann as Brandon
[who's making it?]
· Ali LeRoi as CRTR/EP (2017)
· Alyson Fouse as CRTR/EP (2016)
· Brian Grazer as EP
· Debbie Allen as DIR (Pilot)
· Effie Brown as EP (2016)
· Francie Calfo as EP
· Jahil Fisher as PROD
· Jon Radler as PROD
· Jordan E. Cooper as CRTR/EP
· Lee Daniels as EP
· Marc Velez as EP
· Pam Williams as EP
· Patricia Williams as EP
· Samie Kim Falvey as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a former convicted felon turned suburban mom whose hustle and resilient spirit were forged on the streets of Atlanta
ON THE SPECTRUM 3/14/19 -
6/12/19
6/12/19 AMAZON ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· True Jack Productions
· Universal Television
· yesStudios

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Albert Rutecki as Harrison
· Chris Pang as Van
· Rick Glassman as Jack
· Sosie Bacon as Mandy
· Sue Ann Pien as Violet
[who's making it?]
· Dana Idisis as CRTR (Original Series)
· Jason Katims as CRTR/EP
· Jeni Mulein as EP
· Yuval Shafferman as CRTR (Original Series)
[what's it about?]
half-hour series billed as a coming-of-age comedic drama about three 20-something roommates on the autism spectrum, striving for the same things that we all desire: To get a job, keep a job, make friends, fall in love, and navigate a world that elude... [continued]
ONE OF US IS LYING 9/13/17 -
10/30/19
10/30/19 PEACOCK ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 5 More Minutes Productions
· Universal Content Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Annalisa Cochrane as Addy
· Barrett Carnahan as Jake
· Chibuikem Uche as Cooper
· Cooper van Grootel as Nate
· Jessica McLeod as Janae
· Marianly Tejada as Brownyn
· Melissa Collazo as Maeve
[who's making it?]
· Erica Saleh as CRTR/EP
· Jennifer Morrison as DIR (Pilot)
· John Sacchi as EP
· Karen M. McManus as BOOK
· Matt Groesch as EP
[what's it about?]
(from NBC's press release, September 2019) Peacock will offer a broad slate of original dramas, including "Dr. Death," based on the true-crime podcast starring Jamie Dornan, Emmy and Golden Globe(R) winner Alec Baldwin and Golden Globe winner Christi... [continued]
PLATFORM 7/29/19 7/29/19 FX ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FX Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Boyd Holbrook
· Ed Asner
· George Wallace
· Jon Bernthal
· Kaitlyn Dever
· Lucas Hedges
· O'Shea Jackson, Jr.
[who's making it?]
· B.J. Novak as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
half-hour anthology series which uses the boldest issues of our times as a jumping-off point to tell singular, character-driven stories about the world we live in today
PRESIDENT IS MISSING, THE 9/22/17 -
10/8/19
10/8/19 SHOWTIME ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Invisible Ink Productions
· James Patterson Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· David Oyelowo
[who's making it?]
· Anthony Peckham as CRTR/EP
· Bill Clinton as BOOK/EP
· Bill Robinson as EP
· Christopher McQuarrie as EP
· Heather McQuarrie as EP
· James Patterson as BOOK/EP
· Jillian Share as CO-EP
· Leopoldo Gout as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Showtime's press release, October 2019) SHOWTIME has announced that Emmy and Golden Globe nominee David Oyelowo (Selma) will play the title role in the drama series THE PRESIDENT IS MISSING. The network has ordered a pilot, which is currently i... [continued]
PUNKY BREWSTER 6/4/19 -
10/28/19
10/28/19 PEACOCK ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Main Event Media
· Universal Content Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Cherie Johnson as Cherie
· Freddie Prinze, Jr. as Travis
· Lauren Donzis as Hannah
· Noah Cottrell as Diego
· Oliver De Los Santos as Daniel
· Quinn Copeland as Izzy
· Soleil Moon Frye as Punky
[who's making it?]
· David W. Duclon as EP/CRTR (Original Series)
· Jim Armogida as CRTR/EP
· Jimmy Fox as EP
· Jonathan Judge as DIR (Pilot)
· Soleil Moon Frye as EP
· Steve Armogida as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from NBC's press release, September 2019) The platform's new original comedies include "Rutherford Falls," co-created by Emmy and Peabody Award-winner Mike Schur, Ed Helms, and Sierra Teller Ornelas, and starring Ed Helms; "Straight Talk," from Emmy... [continued]
RED BIRD LANE 6/20/19 -
8/19/19
8/19/19 HBO MAX ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· John Wells Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan Halsted as CP
· Erin Jontow as EP
· John Wells as EP
· Sara Gran as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from WarnerMedia's press release, August 2019) Morality and psychological horror series about eight strangers who arrive at an isolated house-all for different reasons-and quickly realize that something sinister and terrifying awaits them.
RITA 6/27/19 -
10/2/19
10/2/19 SHOWTIME ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Platform One Media

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Lena Headey as Rita
[who's making it?]
· Christian Torpe as CRTR/EP
· Elisa Ellis as EP
· Katie O'Connell Marsh as EP
· Lena Headey as EP
· Lisa Cholodenko as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from Showtime's press release, June 2019) SHOWTIME has announced a pilot production order for the hour-long dramedy RITA, starring Emmy and Golden Globe(R) nominee Lena Headey (Game of Thrones). Headey will executive produce the pilot, a co-producti... [continued]
RULES OF MAGIC, THE 8/19/19 8/19/19 HBO MAX ordered to pilot
[script-to-series order]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· PatMa Productions
· Tall Girls Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· based on a feature film
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alice Hoffman as BOOK/EP
· Dana Baratta as CRTR/EP
· Denise Di Novi as EP
· Melissa Rosenberg as CRTR/EP
· Nina Tassler as EP
[what's it about?]
(from WarnerMedia's press release, August 2019) In this epic, generational family drama set in 1960s New York City, three troubled siblings - Franny, Jet and Vincent Owens - wrestle with "abnormalities" that have kept them isolated. But the tumultuou... [continued]
RUN THE WORLD 6/25/19 -
11/13/19
11/13/19 STARZ ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Lionsgate Television
· SisterLee Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Amber Stevens West as Whitney
· Andrea Bordeaux as Ella
· Bresha Webb as Renee
· Corbin Reid as Sondi
· Stephen Bishop as Matthew
[who's making it?]
· Leigh Davenport as CRTR/EP
· Millicent Shelton as DIR (Pilot)
· Yvette Lee Bowser as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a group of black, vibrant, fiercely loyal best friends who live, work and play in Harlem as they strive for world domination
SARAH SILVERMAN LATE-NIGHT SERIES 10/14/19 10/14/19 HBO ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (improv/sketch)
[who's in it?]
· Sarah Silverman as Host
[who's making it?]
· Amy Zvi as EP
· Judd Apatow as EP
· Sarah Silverman as EP
[what's it about?]
(from HBO's press release, October 2019) Two-time Emmy(R)-winning comedian, actress, writer and producer Sarah Silverman returns to HBO for a new stand-up comedy special and late-night series pilot order, it was announced today by Nina Rosenstein, ex... [continued]
SHELLEY SOCIETY, THE 10/21/19 10/21/19 HBO MAX ordered to pilot
[plus one additional script]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· James DeWille as CRTR/EP
· Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa as CRTR/EP
· Tessa Leigh Williams as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama in which young author Mary Shelley leads a band of Romantic outlaws-among them, her lovers Percy and Lord Byron-against all manner of supernatural threats and monsters... including Frankenstein author Shelley's own iconic Creature
SHINING VALE 1/9/18 -
8/21/19
8/21/19 STARZ ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment
· Lionsgate Television
· Merman Films
· Other Shoe Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Clelia Mountford as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Jeff Astrof as CRTR/EP
· Sharon Horgan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from Starz's press release, August 2019) Starz, a Lionsgate company (NYSE: LGF.A, LGF.B), today announced the pilot pick-up of the horror comedy "Shining Vale" from Other Shoe Productions, Merman and Kapital Entertainment in association with Warner ... [continued]
TODAY'S SPECIAL 11/5/19 11/5/19 WARNERMEDIA ordered to pilot
[four-episode pilot order]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Jax Media

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· A.D. Miles as CRTR/EP
· David Wain as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
potential daily series which takes place in a 24-hour diner which serves as a hub for a diverse group of characters
UNITED STATES OF AL, THE 10/10/19 -
12/4/19
12/4/19 CBS ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· BoomGen Studios
· Chuck Lorre Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Adhir Kalyan as Al
· Parker Young as Riley
[who's making it?]
· Chuck Lorre as EP
· David Goetsch as CRTR/EP
· Mahyad Tousi as EP
· Maria Ferrari as CRTR/EP
· Reza Aslan as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about the friendship between Riley, a Marine combat veteran struggling to readjust to civilian life in Ohio, and Awalmir (Al), the Afghan interpreter who served with his unit and has just arrived to start a new life in America
UNTITLED 100 PREQUEL, THE 10/24/19 10/24/19 CW ordered to pilot
[backdoor pilot special]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Alloy Entertainment
· CBS Television Studios
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gina Girolamo as EP
· Jason Rothenberg as CRTR/EP
· Leslie Morgenstein as EP
[what's it about?]
prequel set 97 years before the events of the original series; it starts with the end of the world - a nuclear apocalypse that wipes out most of the human population on Earth - and follows a band of survivors on the ground as they learn to cope in a ... [continued]
UNTITLED ARROW SPIN-OFF PROJECT 8/4/19 -
9/24/19
9/24/19 CW ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Berlanti Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· based on a comic book
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Juliana Harkavy as Dinah Drake
· Katherine McNamara as Mia Smoak
· Katie Cassidy as Laurel Lance
[who's making it?]
· Beth Schwartz as CRTR/EP
· Greg Berlanti as EP
· Jill Blankenship as CRTR/EP
· Marc Guggenheim as CRTR/EP
· Oscar Balderrama as CRTR/EP
· Sarah Schechter as EP
[what's it about?]
latest proposed spin-off of the franchise, billed as a next-generation version of Team Arrow with the costumed offspring of the original membership
UNTITLED GAME OF THRONES SPIN-OFF PROJECTS 5/4/17 -
10/29/19
10/29/19 HBO ordered to pilot
[network passed on 10/29/19]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alex Sharp
· Denise Gough
· Dixie Egerickx
· Georgie Henley
· Ivanno Jeremiah
· Jamie Campbell Bower
· John Heffernan
· John Simm
· Josh Whitehouse
· Marquis Rodriguez
· Miranda Richardson
· Naomi Ackie
· Naomi Watts
· Richard McCabe
· Sheila Atim
· Toby Regbo
[who's making it?]
· Brian Helgeland as CRTR/EP
· Bryan Cogman as CRTR/EP
· Carly Wray as CRTR/EP
· Chris Symes as CO-EP
· Daniel Zelman as EP
· George R.R. Martin as CRTR/EP
· James Farrell as EP
· Jane Goldman as CRTR/EP
· Jim Danger Gray as EP
· Max Borenstein as CRTR/EP
· Ryan Condal as CRTR/EP
· S.J. Clarkson as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sara Lee Hess as EP
· Vince Gerardis as EP
[what's it about?]
(from HBO's press release, January 2019) The prequel is in the works. Here's what you need to know. There's been a lot of speculation about the prequel to Game of Thrones but here's what's known so far. What's it about? Taking place thousands of year... [continued]
UNTITLED NATE BARGATZE PROJECT 10/18/17 -
8/9/19
8/9/19 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Debra Jo Rupp as Carol
· Katie Aselton as Laura
· Kurtwood Smith as Dad
· Nate Bargatze as Nate
[who's making it?]
· Alex Murray as EP
· Ari Katcher as CRTR/CO-EP
· Dan Shaki as CRTR/CO-EP
· Danielle Sanchez-Witzel as EP
· Drew Goddard as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jerrod Carmichael as CRTR/EP
· Jon Liebman as EP
· Nate Bargatze as CRTR/EP
· Tim Sarkes as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy which deals with Bargatze's struggle moving back home to Tennessee and being caught between his wife and opinionated parents
UNTITLED NATHAN FIELDER PROJECT 8/12/19 8/12/19 HBO ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Rise Management

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Nathan Fielder
[who's making it?]
· Christie Smith as EP
· Clark Reinking as EP
· Dan McManus as EP
· Nathan Fielder as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than Nathan Fielder is attached to write, direct and star
VEGAS HIGH 11/15/19 11/15/19 HBO MAX ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Semi-Formal Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gillian Robespierre as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jordana Mollick as EP
· Michael Lewen as EP
· Michael Showalter as EP
· Sarah-Raquel Jimenez as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama billed as a 90's set coming-of-age story about a girl caught between two worlds - the fast paced lifestyle of Las Vegas and her strong Mormon faith and community
YELLOWJACKETS 5/9/18 -
11/19/19
11/19/19 SHOWTIME ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Creative Engine Entertainment
· Entertainment One

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Amy Okuda as Cat Wheeler
· Christina Ricci as Adult Misty
· Ella Purnell as Jackie
· Jasmin Savoy Brown as Teen Taissa
· Juliette Lewis as Adult Natalie
· Melanie Lynskey as Adult Shauna
· Sammi Hanratty as Teen Misty
· Sophie Nélisse as Teen Shauna
· Sophie Thatcher as Teen Natalie
· Steven Krueger as Ben Scott
· Tawny Cypress as Adult Taissa
[who's making it?]
· Ashley Lyle as CRTR/EP
· Bart Nickerson as CRTR/EP
· Drew Comins as EP
· Karyn Kusama as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from Showtime's press release, September 2019) SHOWTIME has announced a pilot order for the hour-long drama series YELLOWJACKETS, with creators Ashley Lyle and Bart Nickerson (Narcos) executive producing and serving as showrunners. Karyn Kusama (Des... [continued]