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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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ACQUIRED 10/9/17 10/9/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Random Hill

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Gwartz as EP
· Jon Harmon Feldman as CRTR/EP
· Robby Hull as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about an angry, acerbic widower who had retreated from the world after the death of his wife years ago; as a result of a freak accident, he now finds himself with a genius-level intellect which he will semi-willingly use to help a homicide dete... [continued]
ADULT BEHAVIOR 6/21/17 6/21/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Bad Wolf
· Red Production Company
· Shondaland Productions

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Allan Heinberg as CRTR/EP
· Betsy Beers as EP
· Julie Gardner as EP
· Nicola Shindler as EP
· Russell T Davies as CRTR (U.K. Series)
· Shonda Rhimes as EP
[what's it about?]
hour described as a sexy, multi-generational, comedic drama" inspired by Russell T Davies's U.K. entries "Cucumber" and "Banana"
BIG LAW 10/12/17 10/12/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Calamity Jane

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Marshall Grant as CRTR/EP
· Ellen Pompeo as EP
· Felipe Agudelo as CRTR (Original Series)
· Laura Holstein as EP
· Mónica Agudelo Tenorio as CRTR (Original Series)
[what's it about?]
drama billed as a modern look at a large LA law firm and what it takes to survive and thrive in our work obsessed society; the line between our lawyers' professional and personal lives are increasingly blurred and moral ambiguity is a job requirement... [continued]
BLACK DON'T CRACK 10/3/17 10/3/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· JuVee Productions
· Wilmore Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Julius Tennon as EP
· Larry Wilmore as EP
· Regina Hicks as CRTR/EP
· Viola Davis as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about three former sorority sisters who lost touch after college reunite during a pivotal point in each of their lives and realize that now that they are of a certain age sometimes it's okay to crack and no one will be there for y... [continued]
BLACK WIDOWS 10/10/17 10/10/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Appian Way Productions
· Digital Rights Group
· Fire Monkey Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Caroline Dries as CRTR/EP
· Crispin Leyser as EP
· Jennifer Davisson as EP
· Jeremy Fox as EP
· Leonardo DiCaprio as EP
· Mikko Polla as EP/CRTR (Original Series)
· Roope Lehtinen as EP/CRTR (Original Series)
[what's it about?]
drama about three wives and best friends trapped in abusive marriages to husbands who all work at the same company; when all three husbands die in a mysterious explosion during a group vacation, the wives are pulled into a spiral of lies and crime
BORING, OR 10/17/17 10/17/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Electric Dynamite

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eric Appel as EP
· Jack Black as EP
· Spencer Berman as EP
· Stephen Soroka as CRTR/SP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a small town with a serial killer on the loose. It follows Jonna, a police officer who is determined to stop the killings while the rest of the townspeople remain dead set on not letting it affect their day-to-day lives
BROKEN RECORD 9/27/17 9/27/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Creative Engine Entertainment
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Danny Rose as CRTR/EP
· Drew Comins as EP
· Jenni Ross as CRTR/EP
· Justin Sylvester as CRTR/CO-EP
· Meghan Trainor as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about The Candies, the superstar girl group who, on the nine-year anniversary of their breakup, are forced to reunite for an unexpected encore after a tragic event brings them back together
CRAZY WONDERFUL 10/13/17 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· ABC Studios
· Condé Nast Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Brenna D'Amico as Vera
· Brooke Elliott as Keri-Ann
· Carson E. White
· Johnny Sneed as Buzz
· Lilla Crawford as Lola
· Will Kindrachuk as Ted
[who's making it?]
· Bobby Bowman as CRTR/EP
· Dawn Ostroff as EP
· Greg Walter as EP
· Ian Fitzgibbon as DIR (Pilot)
· Jon Koa as EP
· Kari Lizer as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Inspired by Bobby's childhood growing up with a genius father with mental illness, this uplifting single camera comedy features a dysfunctional family that perseveres despite their differences and finds happines... [continued]
EIGHT HUNDRED GRAPES 10/13/17 10/13/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Temple Hill Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Albert Page as CO-EP
· Julia Brownell as CRTR/EP
· Marty Bowen as EP
· Phillip Noyce as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Wyck Godfrey as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about Georgia Ford, who returns to the family vineyard, expecting the comfort of her long-married parents and her brothers and everything familiar; but it turns out her fiancé is not the only one who's been keeping secrets
ELIGIBLE 9/7/17 9/7/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Long Lake Media
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Curtis Sittenfeld as BOOK
· I. Marlene King as EP
· Jennifer Levin as CRTR/EP
· Sherri Cooper Landsman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on Curtis Sittenfeld's book, a modern retelling of Pride and Prejudice seen through the eyes of the five Bennet sisters and their complex journeys to finding love in its many traditional and non-traditional incarnations
FALSE PROFITS 10/31/17 -
5/11/18
5/11/18 ABC ordered to pilot
[three additional scripts ordered & cast options extended on 5/11/18]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Jason T. Reed Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Bellamy Young as Laura Hazelton
· Ben Lawson as Jake Amato
· Kapil Talwalkar as Ramesh
· Kosha Patel as Parvun Chattoraj
· Marcus Coloma as Clark Steedler
· Mark L. Young as Travis Pitts
· Shelley Hennig as Hilary Jenkel
· Vanessa Williams as Suzanne Huggler
[who's making it?]
· ??? as DIR (Pilot)
· Jason Reed as EP
· Kayla Alpert as CRTR/EP
· Sabrina Wind as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which follows a team of down-and-out women in suburban Arizona as they fight their way to the top of the cutthroat world of a multi-level marketing cosmetics business
FERTILE 9/19/17 9/19/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Doug Robinson Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Annie Neal as CRTR/EP
· Doug Robinson as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about Amy, a late-thirtysomething, Cleveland-based fertility doctor who, after an earth-shattering curveball in her personal life, opens her own start-up clinic in the heart of the Midwest
FINEST, THE 1/26/18 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Rock'N'Robin Productions
· Royal Ties

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Amirah Vann as Ella Kendrick-Graves
· Aubin Wise as Serena Kendrick-Archer
· Dorian Missick as John Archer
· Eric Balfour as Oz Darosa
· Frances Turner as Lena Kendrick
· Gerard Celasco as Jessie Castiano
· Leigh-Ann Rose as Nicole Kendrick
· Michael Beach as Langston Graves
· Tisha Campbell-Martin as Anise Kendrick-Morrison
· Zoe Robins as Taylor Montgomery
[who's making it?]
· Pam Veasey as CRTR/EP
· Regina King as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Robin Roberts as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Untitled Holmes Sisters is an hour-long episodic drama that chronicles the lives of five African-American sisters, all officers in the NYPD, as they face the challenges of their high-risk jobs while juggling the... [continued]
FLIGHT 410 11/16/17 11/16/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Stearns Castle Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jill Blankenship as CRTR/EP
· Michael McDonald as EP
[what's it about?]
drama in which after a commercial flight vanishes over the Atlantic Ocean, a disgraced journalist whose wife was on the plane is driven to solve the mystery as he leads an unconventional group with other family members left behind
FOR LOVE 1/24/18 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Chloe Wepper as Nessa Lapree
· Ethan Peck as Gabriel Dumaine
· Isabella Russo as Marie JoJo
· Jon Ecker as Charlie Lapree
· Lex Scott Davis as Hope Castille
· Luke Arnold as Christof Dumaine
· Rachel Skarsten as Charlotte Dumaine
· Wolé Parks as Mateo Silva
[who's making it?]
· John Dahl as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Kim Moses as EP
· Michael Cooney as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Hope Castille is devastated after losing her fiancé, Charlie, in a car accident. Now, five years later, she is ready to move on with new love Gabriel, the son of one of the most prominent and powerful families i... [continued]
FRENCH DETECTIVE, THE 11/14/17 11/14/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· EuropaCorp Television
· James Patterson Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Jean Dujardin as Luc Moncrief
[who's making it?]
· Adam Cooper as CRTR/EP
· Bill Collage as CRTR/EP
· Bill Robinson as EP
· James Patterson as BOOK/EP
· Jonathan Collier as CRTR/EP
· Leopoldo Gout as EP
· Luc Besson as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
small screen take on James Patterson's Luc Moncrief mysteries, about a Parisian detective who moves to New York and joins the NYPD in order to leave his previous life behind and start fresh
GET CHRISTIE LOVE 9/26/17 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· End of Episode
· Lionsgate Television
· Martin Chase Productions
· One Race Television
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Camille Guaty as Juana Miramontes
· Dennis Oh as Sang
· Juan Javier Cardenas as Jonas
· Julia Kelly as Val (Originally Cast)
· Khandi Alexander as Sarah Campion
· Kylie Bunbury as Christie Love
· Lisseth Chavez as Val
· Shea Buckner as Jason Moran
· Steven Weber as Steve Sidell
· Thomas Cocquerel as Adam
[who's making it?]
· Courtney Kemp as CRTR/EP
· Debra Martin Chase as EP
· Shana C. Waterman as EP
· Stephen Williams as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Vin Diesel as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) When the CIA gets their toughest missions and needs the very best person for the job they say "GET CHRISTIE LOVE"! The revolutionary 1970s ABC movie and TV series of the same name gets a modern spin in this high... [continued]
GLASS HOUSES 9/12/17 9/12/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· NBCUniversal International Studios
· Universal Television
· Working Title Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Stearn as EP
· Eric Fellner as EP
· Kyle Richards as EP
· Leonard Dick as CRTR/EP
· Tim Bevan as EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on the life of "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Kyle Richards set against L.A.'s high-end real estate world; told from the perspective of our emotionally and financially overextended lead Anisa Shattenkirk-Glass, we follow Anisa an... [continued]
GREATEST AMERICAN HERO, THE 8/29/14 -
5/11/18
5/11/18 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/11/18]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· ABC Studios
· Fierce Baby Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Dennis Andres as Justin Hayes
· Ellie Reed as Sarah Green
· George Wendt as Bob Rice
· Gia Sandhu as Mona Patel
· Hannah Simone as Meera Patel
· Humphrey Ker as Max Smith
· Shoniqua Shandai as Tawnia Nichols
· Zenobia Shroff as Leena Patel
[who's making it?]
· Christine Gernon as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Mandy Summers as EP
· Nahnatchka Khan as EP
· Rachna Fruchbom as CRTR/EP
· Steven J. Cannell as CRTR (Original Series)
· Tawnia McKiernan as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Inspired by the 1980s TV show of the same name, THE GREATEST AMERICAN HERO centers around Meera (Hannah Simone), a 30-something Indian-American woman, who loves tequila and karaoke and has spent the last 30ish y... [continued]
HARMONY 11/2/17 11/2/17 ABC put pilot
[pilot production commitment, awaiting green light]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bradley Bredeweg as CRTR/EP
· David Hoberman as EP
· Jacob Chase as CRTR/CO-EP
· John Ondrasik as EP
· Jon Chu as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jonathon Komack-Martin as EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Peter Paige as CRTR/EP
· Stephen Schwartz as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama set in the town of Harmony, NY, where residents have the most unique dialect in the world: they sing their feelings and dance their emotions; when a brutal murder rocks this thriving tourist destination, a repressed detective must return to the... [continued]
HEARTLAND 10/9/17 10/9/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Random Hill

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Gwartz as EP
· Jeremy Hall as CRTR/CO-EP
· John Hoberg as CRTR/EP
· Jon Harmon Feldman as EP
· Kat Likkel as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
family drama about a couple who adopt a new baby - and the baby's teenage birth mother
HEIRESSES 4/2/13 -
9/29/17
9/29/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Alloy Entertainment
· Long Lake Media
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Shay Mitchell
[who's making it?]
· Gina Girolamo as EP
· I. Marlene King as CRTR/EP
· Les Morgenstein as EP
· Sara Sheperd as BOOK
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, April 2013) Based on the upcoming novel from Sara Sheperd (Pretty Little Liars, The Lying Game), this one- hour drama follows one of the most prestigious and wealthy families on the Upper East Side who have built their en... [continued]
HOW MAY WE HATE YOU 11/8/16 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· CBS Television Studios
· Kapital Entertainment
· Trill TV

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Angela Kinsey as Dana
· Derek Richardson as Gordon
· Elizabeth Ho as Belinda
· Jason Michael Snow as Gabe
· Kat Dennings as Ellie
· Nicole Byer as Whitney
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Anna Drezen as BOOK
· Dana Honor as EP
· Justin Noble as CRTR/CO-EP
· Kat Dennings as PROD
· Todd Dakotah Briscoe as BOOK
· Warren Lieberstein as CRTR/EP (2016)
· Wendy Trilling as EP
· Will Gluck as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Set at a high-end resort, this workplace ensemble comedy centers on Ellie (Kat Dennings) and Gabe, two guest service associates, and the co-workers and needy guests that they're stuck with for sixteen hour shift... [continued]
ILLUSION OF JUSTICE 1/22/18 1/22/18 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Primary Wave Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Zabel as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Gaspin as EP
· Jerome F. Buting as BOOK/CP
· Kathy Stilling as CP
· Tony Sabistina as EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Jerome F. Buting's book, which will focus on a husband and wife who balance raising their children with running a criminal defense firm specializing in underdog clients who face ostensibly insurmountable odds in the judicial syst... [continued]
JETSONS, THE 6/29/17 -
8/17/17
8/17/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Compari Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gary Janetti as CRTR/EP
· Jack Rapke as EP
· Jackie Levine as CO-EP
· Robert Zemeckis as EP
[what's it about?]
live-action take on the 1960s Hanna-Barbera animated series, a multi-camera sitcom which is set 100 years in the future and looks at America's favorite future family through a modern filter
KRISTY KOTTIS 8/16/17 8/16/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· NBC Universal International Studios
· Working Title Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Stearn as EP
· Eric Fellner as EP
· Felicity Huffman as EP
· Liza Chasin as EP
· Rachel Winter as EP
· Regina Corrado as CRTR/EP
· Tim Bevan as EP
[what's it about?]
drama inspired by the real-life Vespa riding, shit kicking, former New York City public school teacher-turned-FBI agent, Kristy Kottis
MAN OF THE HOUSE 10/27/17 -
4/30/18
4/30/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Jackal Group, The
· Simpson Street

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alyson Hannigan as Jessie
· Jake Short as Bradley
· Jenna Ortega as Elena
· Jimmy Kimmel as Bradley (Adult Voice)
· Leslie Bibb as Lexi (FKA Charli)
· Reece Caddell as Blair
[who's making it?]
· Frank Pines as CRTR/EP
· Gail Berman as EP
· Joe Earley as EP
· Kerry Washington as EP
· Pilar Savone as EP
· Richie Keen as DIR (Pilot)
· Vijal Patel as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Inspired by writer Frank Pines' real life, this multi/single-camera hybrid family comedy centers on two recentlydivorced, very different, sisters who, against their better judgment, move in together to raise the... [continued]
MAVERICKS 9/15/17 9/15/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Gemma Burgess as CRTR/CO-EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the cut-throat world of the start-up gold rush, where three young entrepreneurs share this obsession with greatness in an elite shared workspace known as "The Forge"; a hotbed of competition and sexual tension where no one is safe from el... [continued]
MICHAEL BENNETT 10/10/12 -
10/19/17
10/19/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· James Patterson Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bill Robinson as EP
· Bob Sertner as EP
· Ildy Modrovich as CRTR/EP (2012)
· James Patterson as BOOK/EP
· Katie O'Connell as EP (2012)
· Leopoldo Gout as EP
· Rick Cleveland as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on James Patterson's literary hero, a master homicide investigator who struggles to raise six adopted children following the death of his beloved wife years earlier
MIGHTY QUINN, THE 10/11/17 10/11/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CannyLads Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Holden as EP
· Jen Kirkman as CRTR/EP
· Julie Anne Robinson as EP
· Kara Baker as EP
· Kelly Pancho as PROD
[what's it about?]
comedy about 39-year-old Quinn: after getting dumped by her boyfriend on Christmas Day, Quinn decides to take a year off dating and go on the journey of finding herself; along the way, she not only transforms her own life but the lives of friends as ... [continued]
MISSION, THE 9/15/17 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Aasif Mandvi as Stanley Mudd
· Aidan Wojtak-Hissong
· Alexander Karim
· Chris Conroy
· Jee Young Han as Annie Tang
· Josh Randall as Charlie Scooderro
· Kris D. Lofton as Alvin "Deets" Dietrich
· Lynn Collins as Oriana "Ori" Cloverfield
· Vanessa Vasquez as Esme Chiso
· Wood Harris as Frank "Griff" Griffith
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Jason Richman as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Michael Offer as DIR (Pilot)
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) When a San Francisco Police Captain is arrested for corruption, the lives of the cops under his command don't stop. Our ensemble must navigate their own colorful and complicated lives both on and off the beat wh... [continued]
MOST LIKELY TO... 1/26/18 -
5/11/18
5/11/18 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/11/18]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Berlanti Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Ashton Arbab
· Donald Faison as Joe McQueen
· Ella & Mia Allan
· Laya DeLeon Hayes as Wallis McQueen
· Lesli Margherita as Liz Cooney
· Max Jenkins as Dante Almanzar
· Yvette Nicole Brown as Markie McQueen
[who's making it?]
· Diablo Cody as CRTR/EP
· Greg Berlanti as EP
· Pamela Fryman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sarah Schechter as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Back in the '90s, Markie McQueen (Yvette Nicole Brown) was a high school outcast who was mercilessly bullied by wealthy, popular Liz Cooney. Twenty-plus years later, the tables have turned: Markie is a successfu... [continued]
MUSCLE SHOALS 4/26/18 4/26/18 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· City Entertainment
· Global Road Entertainment
· Infinitum Nihil
· Virgin Produced

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alixandre Witlin as EP
· Bettina Gilois as CRTR/EP
· Bobby DeLeon as EP
· Christie Dembrowski as EP
· Greg "Freddy" Camalie as EP
· Jason Felts as EP
· Johnny Depp as EP
· Joshua D. Maurer as EP
· Justin Berfield as EP
· Rene Rigal as EP
· Richard Branson as EP
· Rick Hall as BOOK
[what's it about?]
drama based on the life of Rick Hall, founder of the famed Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, billed as the epicenter for recording some of the most iconic songs in history with artists such as Aretha Franklin, Wilson Pickett, Etta James, Percy Sledge, Otis... [continued]
NEIGHBORS OF NORTH SYCAMORE 10/26/17 10/26/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Ryan Raddatz as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a millennial couple who buy their first house only to discover they're living on a block where privacy is a myth, and everyone's drama plays out 24/7 on the street's secret Facebook page
NEPOTIST, THE 10/3/17 10/3/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Meadow Lark Lane Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jimmy Kimmel as EP
· Jonathan Kimmel as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about Tom Primo, who has had enough of keeping his mother, son, daughter and ex-wife employed, but he's got too much heart (and guilt) to fire them; Josh Dixon is the answer to all of Tom's problems; he's smart, hard working, kind... [continued]
NEW WORLD 10/9/17 10/9/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Random Hill

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Daniel Thomsen as CRTR/EP
· Jennifer Gwartz as EP
· Jon Harmon Feldman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about two estranged brothers who, after the death of their father, try to reconnect by taking their families on a trip together; but when their boat crashes, the two families find themselves trapped on a deserted island and must battle the elem... [continued]
PARADISE FALLS 9/20/17 9/20/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Erica Messer Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Erica Messer as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-generational family drama which centers on a working mom who figures out the best way to guide her kids (and even the adults) is through a series of homemade parenting videos
REAL FAIRY GODMOTHER, THE 10/11/17 10/11/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Goldsmith-Yuspa Productions
· Universal Television
· Zadan-Meron Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Kristin Chenoweth
[who's making it?]
· Alan Zachary as CRTR/CO-EP
· Cathy Yuspa as EP
· Craig Zadan as EP
· Josh Goldsmith as EP
· Kristin Chenoweth as PROD
· Mark Nicholson as CO-EP
· Michael Weiner as CRTR/CO-EP
· Neil Meron as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedyabout a self-absorbed "real housewife" (Chenoweth) who learns that she's descended from a secret order of Fairy Godmothers and has an inescapable destiny to use her magical abilities to help those in need
ROMEOS & JULIETS 8/21/17 8/21/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CannyLads Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Ronn as CRTR/EP
· Jay Scherick as CRTR/EP
· Julie Anne Robinson as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Kelly Pancho as PROD
[what's it about?]
drama which centers on a badass, tough-as-nails female CIA operative who is forced to partner with a handsome, self-absorbed agent from the CIA's elite "Romeo and Juliet" division - agents who are trained to use sex and charm to keep America safe
SALVAGE 1/24/18 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Catalina Sandino Moreno as Kate Collins
· Charity Wakefield as Gwen Daniels
· Emily Althaus as Missy Hill
· Evan Parke as Galen Ward
· Jim Belushi as Duke Daniels
· Jim Kaplan
· Joelle Carter as Sunny Daniels
· Lacretta Nicole as Bouncy
· Toby Kebbell as Jimmy Hill
· Will Patton as Guy Hill
[who's making it?]
· Don Todd as CRTR/EP
· Uta Briesewitz as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Ex-cop Jimmy Hill (Toby Kebbell) just wants to be left alone after moving back to his small Gulf coast Florida hometown. But when there's a suspicious drowning, an idealistic deputy (Catalina Sandino Moreno) dra... [continued]
SANCTUARY FAMILY 9/20/17 9/20/17 ABC script (with penalty) currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Christine Gernon as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· David Feeney as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a hard-bitten husband and empathetic wife who butt heads over the chaos created when they provide sanctuary for their undocumented nanny and her family - and come to learn, if their marriage survives, that the differences b... [continued]
SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY 2/2/18 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Andrew Keenan-Bolger as Roy
· Andrew Keenan-Bolger
· Annaleigh Ashford as Rebecca
· John Larroquette as Beau
· Shakira Barrera as Lucy
· Stephanie Styles as Leanne
[who's making it?]
· Ellen Kreamer as CRTR/EP
· Sherry Bilsing-Graham as CRTR/EP
· Tristram Shapeero as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) Rebecca (Annaleigh Ashford) left her family's Texas ranch resort years ago to work at the upscale St. Regis hotel in New York, but after being beckoned home by her smooth-talking cowboy dad Beau (John Laroquette... [continued]
SPIRITED 9/8/17 9/8/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Brownstone Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Laverne Cox
[who's making it?]
· Elizabeth Banks as EP
· Heather Mitchell as CRTR/EP
· Max Handelman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a fake psychic who realizes she can really communicate with the dead; she decides to put her con-woman past behind her and actually start helping people
STATIES 1/26/18 -
3/7/18
3/7/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Maniac Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alexander Sokovikov as Yuri Kinbote
· Andy Karl as Sam King
· Annie Ilonzeh as Eliza Cortez
· Ava Capri as Felicity
· David Zayas as Sgt. Machado
· Jennifer Aspen as Scottie Dias
· Justin Johnson Cortez as Richard Spruce
[who's making it?]
· Christina Davis as EP
· Corey Evett as CRTR/EP
· Matt Partney as CRTR/EP
· Michael Seitzman as EP
· Rob Bowman as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about Eliza Cortez, a hard-charging NYPD detective who's banished to the boonies after a high-profile mistake and is paired with a new partner, Oregon State Trooper Sam King
STEPS 10/21/16 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Barry Rothbart as Louie
· Cameron Boyce as Becker
· Camyrn Jones
· Ginnifer Goodwin as Bea
· Julie Hagerty as June
· Kyle Bornheimer as Paul
· Madeleine McGraw
· Ryan Michelle Bathe as Genevieve
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· David Walpert as CRTR/EP (2016)
· Kristin Newman as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Holland as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2018) This family comedy follows four adults in three houses raising three kids after two divorces... and ultimately forming one big, weird family. At the center of the show are nouveau hippy Bea (Ginnifer Goodwin) wh... [continued]
SUPER CHALLENGED HEROES 10/23/17 10/23/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Wilmore Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bassem Youssef as CRTR/EP
· Larry Wilmore as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about the Sharif family, an ordinary Middle Eastern American family with two superhero parents at a time when it's illegal to be a superhero, so they are forced to save the world in secret
SUSPECTS 10/5/17 10/5/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· BBC Worldwide Productions
· Osprey Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Angie Stephenson as EP
· Carla Kettner as CRTR/EP
· Chris King as EP
· Chris Lang as CRTR (Original Series)
· Emma Strain as EP
· Josh Berman as EP
· Laura Mackie as EP
· Sally Haynes as EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on the British series "Unforgotten," which blends a cop drama procedural and a multi-generational soap with a compassionate, intelligent female detective at the center
TROUBLE FINDS ME 10/25/17 10/25/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Berlanti Productions
· Quinn's House
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brendan Gall as CRTR/EP
· Greg Berlanti as EP
· Martin Gero as CRTR/EP
· Sarah Schechter as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a tough but lonely New York stuntwoman who helps an inexperienced single mom take over her late father's private detective business, forming an odd-couple partnership and friendship as they work their various P.I. cases
TWO CITIES 9/29/17 9/29/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Charles Dickens as BOOK
· Eyal Podell as CRTR/EP
· Jonathon Stewart as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama billed as a modern update of Dickens' novel, "A Tale of Two Cities," set against the backdrop of a society on the verge of revolution, where the tensions between the haves and have-nots has reached a breaking point
UNTITLED BARRIS & BEAN PROJECT 12/11/17 -
2/16/18
2/16/18 ABC script
[series order rescinded on 2/6/18; pilot order rescinded on 2/16/18]
currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Khalabo Ink Society

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alec Baldwin as CRTR/EP
· Julie Bean as CRTR/EP
· Kenya Barris as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a stuck-in-his-ways, opinionated, fading TV star who moves in with his progressive daughter, her girlfriend and the child they are raising together
UNTITLED DAN LEVY PROJECT 9/7/17 9/7/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Doug Robinson Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Avi Gilbert as EP
· Dan Levy as CRTR/EP
· Dave Miner as EP
· Doug Robinson as EP
· Marc Firek as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a young couple that is trying to hold on to their easier past while navigating their chaotic new life with a house that is never empty, always loud and always full of tiny toys to trip over
UNTITLED JOHNSON & WINDSOR PROJECT 10/12/17 10/12/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Casey Johnson as CRTR/EP
· David Windsor as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a woman at her tipping point who has her mad as hell moment and discovers something extraordinary about herself
UNTITLED LESLEY WAKE WEBSTER PROJECT 11/17/17 11/17/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Small Dog Picture Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jason Winer as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Lesley Wake Webster as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy set in small-town Kentucky and centers on an overly idealistic young woman who experiences a delayed coming-of-age, guided by her freewheeling, larger-than-life father
UNTITLED LIZ FRIEDLANDER PROJECT 11/1/17 11/1/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Liz Friedlander as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Nick Pepper as EP
[what's it about?]
drama that follows the first female partnership in an elite division of the LAPD, where the two detectives use their particular set of skills to tackle the most high-profile cases as well as a system that doesn't necessarily want them there
UNTITLED MADHURI DIXIT PROJECT 7/28/17 7/28/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Nick Pepper as EP
· Priyanka Chopra as EP
· Shriram Nene as EP
· Sri Rao as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy based on the life of Indian actress and global icon Madhuri Dixit
UNTITLED MIGUEL NOLLA PROJECT 1/10/18 1/10/18 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Campanario Entertainment
· SB Projects

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Abraham Quintanilla, Jr. as PROD
· Jaime Davila as EP
· James Shin as EP
· Miguel Nolla as CRTR/CO-EP
· Rico Martinez as EP
· Scooter Braun as EP
· Scott Manson as EP
· Sergio Aguero as EP
· Suzette Quintanilla Arriaga as PROD
[what's it about?]
drama about Alex Guerra, a chart-topping, award-winning pop star who has been estranged from her family for five years; she tries to pick up the pieces when a crisis forces her to return home to Texas, juggling a love triangle, the demands of her car... [continued]
UNTITLED ROB SUDDUTH PROJECT 8/28/17 8/28/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Casey Johnson as EP
· David Windsor as EP
· Rob Sudduth as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a man who, along with his husband and son, moves back in with his Mexican-American family in the heart of Texas, where he struggles to navigate his family's deep-rooted traditions
UNTITLED SHEA SERRANO PROJECT 10/20/17 10/20/17 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Fremulon
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Miner as EP
· Michael Schur as EP
· Shea Serrano as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy based on [his] life growing up in a family with five uncles who all have different perspectives on manhood
UNTITLED TAYLOR TOMLINSON PROJECT 10/27/17 10/27/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Taylor Tomlinson
[who's making it?]
· Audra Sielaff as CRTR/EP
· Becky Mann as CRTR/EP
· Casey Johnson as EP
· David Windsor as EP
· Judi Marmel as EP
· Taylor Tomlinson as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a modern young woman (Tomlinson) as she attempts to stay close to her very religious parents while trying to figure out how she wants to live her own life - which might involve touching someone else's body, no matter what th... [continued]
UNTITLED TRAE CROWDER PROJECT 12/1/16 -
10/5/17
10/5/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Spondoolie Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Trae Crowder
[who's making it?]
· Dan Etheridge as EP
· Danielle Stokdyk as EP
· John Enbom as CRTR/EP
· Rob Thomas as EP
· Trae Crowder as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which follows liberal-minded redneck Crowder, who has just moved back to his small Tennessee hometown for a new job, where he struggles to balance the needs of his wife and son with his chaotic family and complicated Southern her... [continued]
UNTITLED WILL REISER PROJECT 10/11/17 10/11/17 ABC script (with penalty) currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Point Grey Pictures
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Evan Goldberg as EP
· James Weaver as EP
· Seth Rogen as EP
· Will Reiser as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about Steve Strunsky, a 30-year-old liberal and perpetual bachelor from Berkeley; Steve has just moved to a small blue collar town in western Pennsylvania in order to be with his one true love, Grace Fitzgerald; along with Grace'... [continued]
UNTITLED WILLIAM HARPER PROJECT 10/16/17 10/16/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Orchard Farm Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Mila Kunis as EP
· William Harper as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a housewife who feels invisible to her husband and shunned by her teenage daughter but finds new purpose and confidence when she becomes the indispensable protégé of the sexy private investigator who moves in next door
VALLEY GIRLS 9/25/17 9/25/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Milojo Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Albert Bianchini as EP
· Ari Berkowitz as CRTR/SP
· Heather Cabot as BOOK
· Kelly Ripa as EP
· Kristin Newman as EP
· Mark Consuelos as EP
· Samantha Walravens as BOOK
[what's it about?]
comedy billed as a fictional cross-generational show about four women in Silicon Valley fighting to succeed in a male dominated industry
VOWS 10/20/17 10/20/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Doug Robinson Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alison Greenspan as EP
· David Hubbard as CRTR/EP
· Doug Robinson as EP
[what's it about?]
drama told through the POV of four diverse and interconnected couples [and] explores the whirlwind road to the altar and the profound journey that begins after we say, "I do"
WE ALL GOT JUNK 9/14/17 9/14/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Olive Bridge Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jonathan Groff as EP
· Richie Schwartz as EP
· Stephen Schneider as CRTR/EP
· Will Gluck as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a scrappy working-class family struggling to keep their company afloat while navigating the personality clashes that come along with running a family business, where at any given moment someone's either being hugged or chok... [continued]
WE CAN DO BETTER 9/13/17 9/13/17 ABC script (with penalty) currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Lord Miller Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Chris Miller as EP
· Katie Newman as PROD
· Liz Cackowski as CRTR/EP
· Phil Lord as EP
· Seth Cohen as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a soccer mom who deals with her newly "woke" life in the south as a parent, wife, American citizen, and daughter of hard core conservative parents
WHITE DAVE 10/18/17 10/18/17 ABC script currently in development
(2018-2019 season)
[who's behind it?]
· SpringHill Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David E. Talbert as CRTR/EP
· Gabrielle Union as EP
· LeBron James as EP
· Maverick Carter as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a young African-American teenager, who has grown up in an all-white suburb, suddenly moves to an all-black neighborhood when his mom remarries