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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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YES MEN 1/14/10 1/14/10 PLANET GREEN ordered to series previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Renegade Pictures

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from Planet Green's press release, January 2010) YES MEN is an irreverent new series that's part Ashton Kutcher's Punk'd, Ali G and Michael Moore-like mini-documentaries. It spoofs reality and current affairs in a hilarious and playful way as Andy B... [continued]
YOU CAN'T LICK YOUR ELBOW 7/22/14 7/22/14 NGC ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Tony Gonzalez as Host
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from National Geographic Channel's press release, July 2014) National Geographic Channel (NGC) today announced that Kal Penn will moderate the network's Comic-Con International: San Diego Panel, Game Your Brain to Superhero Status. Penn is host of N... [continued]
YOUNG, HOT & CROOKED 4/3/14 4/3/14 ID ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from Investigation Discovery's press release, April 2014) YOUNG, HOT & CROOKED reveals how the most privileged upbringings can lead to the most intricate crimes. Each episode exposes a scandalous crime committed by the most unsuspecting criminal and... [continued]
YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE 4/3/14 4/3/14 ID ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from Investigation Discovery's press release, April 2014) Nothing is what it seems. For these victims, something or someone evil is lurking in the shadows. YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE presents spine-tingling stories and delivers true-crime thrillers in a c... [continued]
YMOC 4/2/12 4/2/12 BET ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Dawnn Lewis as Trishelle (Original Pilot)
· Dondre Whitfield as Derek Watson
· Eric D. Hill, Jr. as Marco
· Jacob Latimore as Jacob Matthews
· Terri Vaughn as Trishelle
· Vanessa S. Simmons as Aliyah
[who's making it?]
· ??? as DIR (Pilot)
· Jacque Edmonds Cofer as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
spin-off of "Reed Between the Lines" about a 15-year-old college prodigy who is the youngest man on campus, sharing a dorm with his basketball star cousin
YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT 9/17/04 9/17/04 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Celador Productions
· Evolution Film & Tape

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adrian Woolfe as EP
· Dean Minerd as EP
· Douglas Ross as EP
· Gregory B. Stewart as EP
· Kathleen French as EP
[what's it about?]
described as an "extreme makeover" of participants' eating habits, the project features an often-blunt dr. gillian mckeith deconstructing and chemically analyzing a person, couple or family's diet and then putting them on the road to health with a ne... [continued]
YOU BETTER BE READY 11/18/03 11/18/03 SYNDICATION ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· nick chavez
· stacey schieffelin
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
makeover series, additional details of which were not available
YOUNG ARTHUR ??? ??? NBC ordered to pilot
[plus additional scripts]
previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· unspecified
[who's in it?]
· Adrian Lukis
· clive swift
· david birkin
· desmond barrit
· james hoare
· julian morris
· laura rees
· mark tandy
· patrick gordon
· paul wasilewski
· stephen billington
· tony mandsley
[who's making it?]
· Graham Yost
· Remi Aubuchon
[what's it about?]
a look at the famed king's early years before his fateful encounter with the sword in the stone
YOUNG MACGYVER 3/12/03 -
1/7/05
1/7/05 WB ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· jared padalecki
· kiele michelle sanchez
· ron canada
[who's making it?]
· Henry Winkler
· John Rich
· Sam Baum
· Stephen Downing
[what's it about?]
new version of the 1985-92 abc series focusing on macgyver's nephew (jared padalecki) who is brought into the fold of the phoenix foundation, the good-guy organization his uncle belonged to, on a lark
YOUR FACE OR MINE? 1/27/04 1/27/04 MTV ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· unspecified
[who's in it?]
· dan levy
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
half-hour game show based on the british series of the same name that challenges contestants to predict how handsome or ugly people think they really are
YOU'RE THE ONE 4/14/14 4/14/14 FYI ordered to pilot currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Nerd TV

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gena McCarthy as EP (FYI)
· Jago Lee as EP
· John Farrar as EP
· Sarah Lazenby as EP
· Toby Faulkner as EP (FYI)
[what's it about?]
(from FYI's press release, April 2014) From the high-school sweetheart that relocated to the holiday romance that fizzled - "You're the One" follows men and women as they embark on an emotionally charged mission that spans the globe, in search of a l... [continued]
YOU'VE REACHED THE ELLIOTTS 3/9/06 -
4/12/06
4/12/06 CBS ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Tannenbaum Company, The
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Chris Elliott
· Christopher McDonald as Phil
· Cynthia Stevenson as Tracy
· Danielle Savre
· Kyle Kaplan
[who's making it?]
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Rob Des Hotel as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
a semi-autobiographical comedy starring elliott as a man who tries to balance his modest showbiz career and his home life
YOU WONT EVEN KNOW I'M HERE 8/16/11 -
9/12/11
9/12/11 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Jim Belushi
[who's making it?]
· Diane English as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a father and his teenage daughter whose relationship is turned upside down when they face what is described as a unique situation
Y3 1/9/07 1/9/07 A&E script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fox Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan Therriault as CRTR/EP
· Gary Randall as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A thief seeking redemption from a crime gone terribly awry, wears an NYPD cop uniform to help solve crimes, earning the moniker Y3, the police code for impersonating an officer. Y3 temps at a precinct, using his access to s... [continued]
YANK 5/14/14 5/14/14 SHOWTIME script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fox 21
· Olé Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bryan Furst as EP
· Elisa Zuritsky as CRTR/EP
· Julie Rottenberg as CRTR/EP
· Richard Shepard as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sean Furst as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a young man who ventures out of his sheltered, ultra-orthodox Jewish community in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, to pursue his passion of becoming a stand-up comedian
YARD DOGS 8/26/11 8/26/11 FOX script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brian Koppelman as EP
· David Levien as EP
· Malcolm Spellman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about two cops who specialize in getting information from prisoners pertaining to cases that the police can't crack in the outside world
YEAR TO YEAR 1/4/10 1/4/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Shondaland Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Betsy Beers as EP
· J.J. Philbin as CRTR/EP
· Shonda Rhimes as EP
[what's it about?]
described as a marriage-oriented drama
YELLOWSTONE 4/7/14 4/7/14 HBO script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Linson Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Art Linson as EP
· John Linson as CRTR/EP
· Taylor Sheridan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about one family's violent struggle against encroachment in southwest Montana
YOGA MAN 11/10/06 11/10/06 SHOWTIME script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bart Freundlich as CRTR/EP
· David Duchovny as CRTR/EP
· Scott Burns as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy described as "shampoo" in a yoga studio
YOU AND ME AND HE 10/2/09 10/2/09 CBS script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Happy Madison Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Carol Leifer as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a recently divorced woman who enters a gay relationship only to find out that she is pregnant with her ex-husband's baby
YOU CAN'T LOVE ONE OF THEM 9/8/10 9/8/10 FOX script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Generate

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Diane Farr as CRTR/EP
· Jordan Levin as EP
· Pete Aronson as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about several interracial couples living in the south in a post-obama world
YOU KILL ME 3/7/12 3/7/12 SHOWTIME script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Christopher Markus as CRTR/EP
· Stephen McFeely as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a hit man who, after messing up one too many times, is forced to deal with his demons in AA
YOU SAY TOMATO, I SAY SHUT UP: A LOVE STORY 7/29/11 7/29/11 LIFETIME script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Annabelle Gurwitch as CRTR/EP/BOOK
· Jeff Kahn as BOOK
[what's it about?]
comedy billed as a memoir of marriage and child-rearing
YOUNG TURKS 10/13/10 10/13/10 NBC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Prospect Park
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeff Kwatinetz as EP
· Joe Scarborough as CONS
· John Romano as EP
· Jonny Umansky as CRTR/EP
· Mika Brzezinski as CONS
· Paul Frank as EP
· Rich Frank as EP
· Zach Hyatt as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the personal and professional lives of a group of new yorkers in their 20s who find themselves in the high-powered worlds of finance, politics and media
YOUNGER 3/24/06 3/24/06 LIFETIME script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Lizzy Weiss as BOOK
[what's it about?]
a small screen take on lizzy weiss's novel of the same name about a 40-year-old woman successfully negotiating life as a 28-year-old
YOUR HONOR ??? ??? UPN script previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Axelrod-Edwards Company, The
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David H. Steinberg as CRTR/EP
· Jonathan Axelrod as EP
· Kelly Edwards as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy centers on a 25-year-old law school grad who accidentally finds himself elected to serve as a judge in a small town
YOUR MEDICAL MIND 9/27/12 9/27/12 CBS script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Treeline Films

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Cathy Konrad as EP
· James Mangold as EP
· Jerome Groopman as BOOK
· Michele Fazekas as CRTR/EP
· Neal Baer as CRTR/EP
· Pamela Hartzband as BOOK
· Tara Butters as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about husband and wife doctors whose unique approaches to medicine - and different ways of dealing with tough ethical issues - lead them to examine the state of their own marriage
YOU'RE DOING IT WRONG 9/4/12 9/4/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Enbom as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about two young parents struggling to fit in with their new community who realize that their parenting skills pale in comparison to the pros they're now grouped with
YOU'RE NOT DOING IT RIGHT 12/17/12 12/17/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Red Hour Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Michael Ian Black
[who's making it?]
· Ben Stiller as EP
· Debbie Liebling as EP
· Michael Ian Black as CRTR/EP/BOOK
· Stuart Cornfeld as EP
· Ted Schachter as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about modern marriage and parenting and takes a hard look at what happens when you wake up, look around, and don't recognize the life you are living as your own
YOUTH CRIME UNIT 12/4/03 12/4/03 ABC script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Gross Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Matthew Gross as EP
· Ric Roman Waugh as CRTR/EP
· Tag Mendillo as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama which revolves around a new york undercover police squadron devoted to catching criminals under the age of 25
YOU ARE HERE 8/13/04 8/13/04 FOX script (with penalty) previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Brad Grey Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brad Grey as EP
· Jenny Bicks as WRTR/EP
· Peter Traugott as EP
· Susan Sandberg as PROD
[what's it about?]
drama about a group of small-town minnesota teens who dream of becoming a big-time girl band
YOUNGER MAN, THE 10/10/13 10/10/13 NBC script (with penalty) currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Small Dog Picture Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Justin Long
[who's making it?]
· Christian Long as CRTR/CO-EP
· Graham Wagner as CRTR/EP
· Jason Winer as EP
· Justin Long as CRTR/CO-EP
· Renate Radford as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a relentlessly optimistic guy in his early 30's, who is happily married to the love of his life, a sophisticated woman more than ten years his senior
YOU DONT KNOW WHAT YOU'RE MISSING 4/9/13 4/9/13 GSN unspecified previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Travail D'Amour

[related genres]
· game show
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Caroline Rhea as EP
[what's it about?]
(from GSN's press release, April 2013) Caroline Rhea created YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU'RE MISSING, a fun family game show that tests unsuspecting families on what they truly value. YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU'RE MISSING features family members challenged t... [continued]
YOUNG SONOMA 4/22/13 4/22/13 E unspecified previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Mandt Bros Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Ben Flajnik
· Collette Fay
· Danny Fay
· Kate Benziger
· Mike Benziger
· Tasha Cohn
· Vallerie Cohn
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from E!'s press release, April 2013) This series chronicles the personal and professional lives of premier families at the top of their game in world renowned wine country, Sonoma Valley. Featuring Envolve Winery's Ben Flajnik ("The Bachelor"), Mike... [continued]
YOUR MONEY OR YOUR LIFE 12/15/06 12/15/06 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Harpo Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Oprah Winfrey as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) In addition, ABC and Harpo Productions are developing a primetime series tentatively titled "Your Money or Your Life." Each week will feature families facing a life crisis. They will need to make drastic and immediate chang... [continued]
YOUR VIDEO SHOW ??? ??? MTV unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· unspecified
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
N/A