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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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36, THE 2/19/14 2/19/14 A&E script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A+E Studios
· Groundswell Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Charley Parlapanides as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Michael London as EP
· Vlas Parlapanides as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama which stems from the mystical Jewish concept of the Righteous 36, which stipulates that at all times there are 36 people in the world possessing special powers who don't necessarily know each other but if even one of them was missing, the world... [continued]
50 CENT PRESENTS 3/17/16 3/17/16 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Back Roads Entertainment
· G-Unit Film & Television

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brad Holcman as EP (A&E)
· Colby Gaines as EP
· Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson as EP
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (A&E)
· Sean Gottlieb as EP (A&E)
· Stephen J. Savva as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, March 2016) A&E Network is in development on a new sketch comedy, music and showcase series "50 Cent Presents" (working title) developed by, starring and executive produced by renowned rapper, actor, entrepreneur Curtis "50... [continued]
ALMOST 10/12/07 10/12/07 A&E script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Overbrook Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jada Pinkett-Smith as EP
· James Lassiter as EP
· Ken Stovitz as EP
· Peter Mattei as CRTR/EP
· Will Smith as EP
[what's it about?]
supernatural drama at set in a roadside motel in the middle of nowhere that doubles as purgatory, where the recently deceased are given a chance to revisit episodes from their past as a way of finding closure and paying off their karmic debts before ... [continued]
AMERICAN CRIME 5/5/10 5/5/10 A&E script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Deborah Spera as EP
· Diana Son as CRTR/EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Tanya Wexler as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2010) Two FBI agents, one male and one female, are partnered together and sent to unusual parts of the country to work with local police and solve crimes. Their cases expose them to different cultures each week (i.e. on... [continued]
AMERICAN MOGUL: RUSSELL SIMMONS 5/12/09 5/12/09 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Simmons-Lathan Media Group

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Russell Simmons
[who's making it?]
· Jac Benson as EP
· Lee Gaither as EP
· Robert Sharenow as EP (A&E)
· Russell Simmons as EP
· Scott Lonker as EP (A&E)
· Stan Lathan as EP
· Stephen Harris as EP (A&E)
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) American Mogul will be an all access look into the life of Russell Simmons, one of the most exciting and charismatic entrepreneurs of our time.
ASPEN 9/27/05 9/27/05 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Stone & Company Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
· Rob Sharenow as EP
· Scott A. Stone as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A reality series centering on soapy lives of the tourists and locals who inhabit and visit the affluent resort community of Aspen, CO.
BABY FACE 12/16/16 12/16/16 A&E script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Freddie Highmore as "Baby Face" Nelson
[who's making it?]
· Freddie Highmore as CRTR/EP
· Kerry Ehrin as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a young couple rallying against the establishment in the throes of the Great Depression - one of whom happens to be "Baby Face" Nelson; the drama will chronicle his season-by-season rise from a small-time bootlegger and bank robber in Chi... [continued]
BEACH, THE 4/24/06 4/24/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Irwin Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
docu-soap about the lifeguards who live, work and party in orange county's huntington beach
BIG BREW THEORY 5/8/14 5/8/14 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 44 Blue Productions
· Bill Thompson Productions
· Closest to the Hole Productions
· Dunlop Entertainment
· Leverage Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bill Thompson as EP
· Devon Graham as EP (A&E)
· Drew Tappon as EP (A&E)
· Lily Neumeyer as EP (A&E)
· Mark Wahlberg as EP
· Scott Dunlop as EP
· Shelly Tatro as EP (A&E)
· Stephanie Drachkovitch as EP
· Stephen Levinson as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2014) Four quirky and highly intelligent MIT grad students who have pooled their life savings to achieve their dream of creating a home grown micro-brewery team up with a beautiful MIT undergrad to launch their business... [continued]
BIG MIKE 5/5/10 -
7/27/11
7/27/11 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Happy Madison Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Anthony Ruivivar as Armando Romero
· Elizabeth Bogush as Caroline Hanson
· Greg Grunberg as Mike O'Bannon
· Ken Leung as Bernie Li
· Nicole Ari Parker as Grace Peterson
[who's making it?]
· Doug Robinson as EP
· Ed Decter as CRTR/EP
· John Strauss as CRTR/EP
· Paris Barclay as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2011) Greg Grunberg ("Heroes," "Alias") stars as a plus-sized detective in a world where plus-sized is a minus, San Diego. One of the best in his field, Big Mike can be a charging bull while serving a warrant or a gentl... [continued]
BOX, THE 12/7/11 12/7/11 A&E script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Levinson-Fontana Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Arvin Brown as PROD
· Barry Levinson as EP
· George Stelzner as PROD
· Tom Fontana as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
half-hour cop drama which follows a small ensemble of detectives as they interrogate the key suspect or witness in a case
CELEBRITY GARAGE SALE 11/9/07 11/9/07 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Franzke Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Illeana Douglas as Host
[who's making it?]
· David Franzke as EP
· Illeana Douglas as EP
· Neil Cohen as EP (A&E)
· Robert Sharenow as EP (A&E)
[what's it about?]
reality series in which illeana douglas helps famous friends get rid of their unwanted junk, personal items and dusty memorabilia by having their own garage sale to benefit their favorite charity
CENTRAL DIVISION 5/12/09 5/12/09 A&E script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anne McGrail as CRTR/EP
· Lynda Obst as EP
· Marc Rosen as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) Follows two female LAPD captains as they run a dangerous downtown division, the only division with women in the top two positions. "Central Division" is being written by Anne McGrail ("CSI: NY," "Boomtown"), execu... [continued]
COMING OUT 7/21/10 7/21/10 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Juma Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Howard Bragman
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
reality series in which hollywood publicist howard bragman helps public figures, you guessed it, come out of the closet
COOLER KINGS 5/12/09 5/12/09 A&E script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Jerry Bruckheimer Television
· Warner Horizon Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· ??? as DIR (Pilot)
· Jerry Bruckheimer as EP
· Jonathan Littman as EP
· Tristan Patterson as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) An ex-Honolulu cop bent on revenge for the death of his girlfriend meets a mysterious crew of detectives called the Cooler Kings, who offer him an unlikely chance at redemption. Honolulu used to be a paradise. Now... [continued]
CRIMINOLOGY 5/5/10 5/5/10 A&E script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Scott Free Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David W. Zucker as EP
· Ridley Scott as EP
· Tony Scott as EP
· W. Blake Herron as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2010) Sarah O'Rourke believes that anyone is capable of anything. As a brilliant psychology professor at a small university she can reveal an individual's true motives by setting the simplest verbal traps or false prete... [continued]
DANNY FRICKE 7/27/07 -
12/18/08
12/18/08 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 25C Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Connie Nielsen as Danny Fricke
· Melissa De Sousa as Valdez
· Michael Mosley
· Titus Welliver as Thomas Harrison
[who's making it?]
· ??? as DIR (Pilot)
· Carl Beverly as EP
· Cynthia Cidre as CRTR/EP
· Sarah Timberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama that revolves around a tough female detective who is sleeping with her boss, gets a big promotion and on her first case investigates a high-profile murder while trying to deal with the sexist and jealous team of old-school detectives who work f... [continued]
DARK HEART 3/27/12 3/27/12 A&E script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment
· Lionsgate Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Craig Van Sickle as CRTR/EP
· Steven Long Mitchell as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a benevolent cop who, after having a massive heart attack, gets the heart of a psychopath
DASH FOR CASH 9/26/12 9/26/12 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bertram van Munster as EP
· Elise Doganieri as EP
[what's it about?]
competition series in which two couples compete against each other in a variety of challenges for a shot at $50,000
DRY RIVER 1/9/07 1/9/07 A&E script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Silver Pictures Television
· Warner Horizon Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Joel Silver as EP
· Michael Frost Beckner as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) DRY RIVER is a crime drama set in a wealthy Texas border community and focusing on the local sheriff and the Federal agent newly assigned to the city who, clashing over vastly different crime-fighting agendas, carry the ext... [continued]
FABULOUS BAKKER BOY, THE 9/27/05 9/27/05 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· World of Wonder Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Jamie Bakker
[who's making it?]
· Fenton Bailey as EP
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
· Randy Barbato as EP
· Rob Sharenow as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A reality series that follows Jamie Bakker, son of evangelists Jim and Tammy Fay Bakker, as he starts Revolution Ministries, which is designed to appeal to people who are turned off by traditional religion.
FAMILY BONDING 3/30/11 -
5/4/11
5/4/11 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Krasnow Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andy Berg as EP (A&E)
· David McKillop as EP (A&E)
· Stuart Krasnow as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2011) The average American family spends less than an hour of quality time together each day. Parents are over-worked, kids are over-scheduled, and everyone is distracted. "Family Bonding" will change that. Two family m... [continued]
FINALLY A FAMILY 1/12/06 1/12/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· New Line Television

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Janelle Fiorito as EP
· Jon Kroll as EP
[what's it about?]
reality series which tracks the adoption process where the field of parents has been narrowed down to two sets
GOOD IN THE HOOD 3/13/07 -
5/1/07
5/1/07 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 25/7 Productions
· Cube Vision Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Ice Cube as Host
[who's making it?]
· Colleen Conway as EP
· Dave Broome as EP
· Ice Cube as EP
· Matt Alvarez as EP
· Robert Sharenow as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) Good in the Hood a forceful non-fiction pilot produced by legendary hip-hop and film artist Ice Cube (Black White, Are We Done Yet?) and produced by reality TV veteran Dave Broome (The Biggest Loser) and Matt Alvarez (Black... [continued]
GUY WALKS INTO A BAR, A 1/12/06 -
8/21/06
8/21/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners
· Full Circle Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (improv/sketch)
[who's in it?]
· George Gray
· George Wendt
[who's making it?]
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP
· Geoff Cheddy as EP
· George Gray as CRTR/PROD
· George Wendt as PROD
· John Davies as EP
· Michael Stokes as PROD
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
· Rob Sharenow as EP
· Robert Riesenberg as EP
· Susan Claxton as PROD
[what's it about?]
features the duo telling jokes in a bar setting which are in turn transitioned into sketches
HANDS ON 5/4/11 5/4/11 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Embassy Row Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Fried as EP
· David McKillop as EP (A&E)
· Fred Grinstein as EP (A&E)
· Michael Davies as EP
· Scott Lonker as EP (A&E)
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2011) In each episode, a small group of contestants vie for a grand prize -- a car, a boat, groceries for a year, a business franchise, etc. The contest is a simple premise: keep your hand on the prize for as long as po... [continued]
HAZEL RHODES 5/5/10 5/5/10 A&E script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Daniel Cerone as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2010) Hazel Rhodes might wear her concert t-shirt a little too tight and her lipstick might be two shades too bright, but she might also be the best homicide detective Nashville has ever seen. She is the antithesis of a... [continued]
HERBERT BROTHERS 4/1/14 4/1/14 A&E ordered to series
[eight half-hour episodes]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Zig Zag Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Danny Fenton as EP
· Lily Neumeyer as EP (A&E)
· Mark Efman as EP
· Matt Gould as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, April 2014) A&E Network has ordered the new nonfiction series "The Herbert Brothers" (working title) from Zig Zag Productions, it was announced today by David McKillop, General Manager and Executive Vice President of A&E. T... [continued]
HIGHWAY TO HEAVEN 1/16/14 1/16/14 A&E script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A&E Studios
· Closest to the Hole Productions
· Halfire-Core Entertainment
· Leverage Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bob DeBitetto as EP
· John Wirth as CRTR/EP
· Mark Wahlberg as EP
· Noreen Halpern as EP
· Stephen Levinson as EP
· Wayne Lepoff as EP
[what's it about?]
revival of the 1984-1989 drama, which centered on an angel (Michael Landon) sent down to earth to help troubled souls
HOLLAND'S HOOP 8/4/16 8/4/16 A&E script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A+E Studios
· Endemol Shine Studios
· Scripted World

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alexander Payne as EP
· Alon Aranya as EP
· Dana Nechushtan as CRTR (Original Series)
· Franky Ribbens as CRTR (Original Series)
· Jim Burke as EP
· Jim Taylor as CRTR/EP
· Miguel Arteta as EP
· Rob Golenberg as EP
[what's it about?]
import of Franky Ribbens and Dana Nechushtan's Dutch television series about a burnt-out forensic psychiatrist who, on the day his estranged father dies, learns that his wife is cheating on him and his teenage son is a delinquent; in a desperate atte... [continued]
HOLLYWOOD DMV 1/9/07 1/9/07 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Popular Arts Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (animated)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Colleen Conway as SP
· Kevin Meagher as CRTR/EP
· Robert Sharenow as EP
· Tim Braine as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) From the producers of Dr. Katz comes A&Es first ever animated pilot, HOLLYWOOD DMV. Like Dr. Katz, HOLLYWOOD DMV combines a workplace comic narrative with standup comedy. In this case, the simple narratives come from the ch... [continued]
HOMESTEAD 5/1/07 5/1/07 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?]
· Dyan Traynor as CRTR/EP
· Jonathan Prince as EP
· Reed Steiner as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) To insure there are cops on the urban front lines, the LAPD adopts an innovative community policing program, giving cops incentives to live in the tough neighborhoods they police. Jonathan Prince (American Dreams) will exec... [continued]
HUNT, THE 1/9/07 1/9/07 A&E script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Apartment 3B Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Klein as EP
· Sheldon Turner as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A former LAPD cop who served time in prison for his part in the Rampart Scandal finds himself outside the criminal justice system looking in. Unlike most crime procedurals, THE HUNT will spend ample time with each week's vi... [continued]
I NEVER SAID THAT 3/14/06 -
8/22/06
8/22/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Borderline Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (improv/sketch)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
features comedians in front of a live audience improvising the voices of ordinary folks over b-roll footage taken on the street
IMPACT 3/10/15 3/10/15 A&E script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A+E Studios
· All3Media

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eli Holzman as EP
· Eric Lehrman as EP
· Jason George as CRTR/EP
· John Yorke as EP
· Kimberly Peirce as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Matthew Graham as CRTR (Original Series)
· Nigel McCrery as CRTR (Original Series)
· Nigel McCrery as PROD
· Richard Ruiz as PROD
· Stephen Lambert as EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Matthew Graham and Nigel McCrery's 2002 film, a fast-pace thriller that begins immediately following the downing of a major commercial flight near the nation's capital
IMPOSSIBLE LIVE, THE 6/20/19 6/20/19 A&E ordered to series
[five two-hour episodes]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Essential Media Group

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brad Holcman as EP (A&E)
· Chris Hilton as EP
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (A&E)
· Greg Quail as EP
· Jesse Fawcett as EP
· Shelly Tatro as EP (A&E)
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, June 2019) Over the course of five two-hour episodes, "The Impossible Live" (wt) will feature the world's greatest daredevils attempting the most death-defying stunts ever seen on live television; including a parachute-less... [continued]
INCURABLES, THE 6/24/10 6/24/10 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· McKenna Media
· Ryan Seacrest Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Paul McKenna
[who's making it?]
· Paul McKenna as EP
· Ryan Seacrest as EP
· Sam Mettler as EP
[what's it about?]
reality series about the lives of ordinary people on the verge of a personal crisis over their irrational behavior
INFAMOUS, THE 7/8/15 -
6/17/16
6/17/16 A&E ordered to pilot
[network passed on 6/17/16]
previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A+E Studios
· Color Force
· Get Lifted Film Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Bokeem Woodbine as Shannon
· Emily Rios as Alice Calderon
· Jahmil French as Luke Ward
· Jason O'Mara as Bill Slidell
· Michelle Mitchenor as Eva Adams
· Vanessa Bell Calloway as Ellie
· Wilson Bethel as Jason Gant
[who's making it?]
· Anthony Hemingway as DIR (Pilot)
· Brad Simpson as EP
· John Legend as EP
· Joshua Zetumer as CRTR/EP
· Mike Jackson as EP
· Nina Jacobson as EP
· Ty Stiklorius as EP
[what's it about?]
drama set against real events in turbulent 1990s Los Angeles leading up to the LA Riots, and centers on two complicated men on a collision course: an ambitious reformed gangster poised to break out of South Central and the LAPD detective hell-bent on... [continued]
JOHNNY THE GREAT 5/10/04 -
1/9/07
1/9/07 A&E script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· William M. Finkelstein as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A hedonistic defense attorney wheels and deals in front of the courts while trying to gain control of both his untrustworthy clients and his own self-destructive behaviors. The script was written by Billy Finkelstein (NYPD ... [continued]
LAST REQUESTS 5/12/06 5/12/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· World of Wonder Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP
· Fenton Bailey as EP
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
· Randy Barbato as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A real-life drama at its most poignant, LAST REQUESTS will, for the very first time, assist people in finding true emotional closure, making their life whole and complete, before they go. The show will cover topics ranging ... [continued]
LEAD SHEET, THE 8/7/08 -
5/12/09
5/12/09 A&E script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fox 21
· MiddKid Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· James Ellroy as CRTR/EP
· Joel Gotler as EP
· Shawn Ryan as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) "The Lead Sheet" follows the police work of the LAPD tracking the infamous Hillside Strangler in 1977 - 78. Each episode in this crime procedural will begin with a tip that leads to solving a different violent cri... [continued]
LITTLE FUNNY 9/16/16 9/16/16 A&E ordered to series
[11 episodes]
previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A Very Good Production
· Telepictures
· This is Just a Test

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Saffron Herndon
[who's making it?]
· Aengus James as EP
· Colin King Miller as EP
· Colleen Conway Grogan as EP (A&E)
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (A&E)
· Ellen DeGeneres as EP
· Jeff Kleeman as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, September 2016) A&E Network has ordered the new nonfiction series "Little Funny" (working title) from This is Just a Test, Telepictures and A Very Good Production, it was announced today by Elaine Frontain Bryant, Executive... [continued]
LITTLE RED MAN 1/14/05 -
4/21/05
4/21/05 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ITV Studios

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) Has a family member forgotten an anniversary or does a friend owe you money? What do you do to settle the score? To right the wrong, call “The Little Red Man” (in his special Red suit). He follows the forgetful victim aroun... [continued]
LOST SON, THE 9/4/08 9/4/08 A&E script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Original Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Charles Murray as CRTR/EP
· Philip Segal as EP
· Thom Beers as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a cop who suddenly jumps 15 levels to become the new commissioner of a large city but continues doing police work at night, including his mother's murder
LOVE SHAQ, THE 5/12/09 5/12/09 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 10 by 10 Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Shaquille O'Neal
· Shaunie O'Neal
[who's making it?]
· Ken Mok as EP
· Phil Robinson as EP
· Robert Sharenow as EP (A&E)
· Scott Lonker as EP (A&E)
· Shaquille O'Neal as EP
· Shaunie O'Neal as EP
· Stephen Harris as EP (A&E)
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) "The Love Shaq" is a celebrity family unscripted show featuring NBA basketball star Shaquille O'Neal and his family. While he may be the big man on the court, his 5-foot-2-inch wife Shaunie and their rambunctious ... [continued]
MARRIED IN VEGAS 1/14/05 1/14/05 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Lighthearted Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Howard Schultz as EP
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) More than 315 weddings take place every day in Las Vegas. From quickie, middle-of-the-night ceremonies to the drive-through chapels, Vegas proves year after year why it is still the “Wedding Capital of the World.” MARRIED I... [continued]
MAY IT PLEASE THE COURT ??? ??? A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gore Vidal as EP
· Sidney Lumet as EP
[what's it about?]
dramatic recreations for famous u.s. supreme court cases
MINDHUNTER WITH JOHN DOUGLAS 1/8/04 1/8/04 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 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 A&E's press release) Delve into the criminal mind with original FBI Profiler -- John Douglas. Considered the 'father' of psychological profiling, Douglas has divulged the inner workings of many of America's most notorious minds -- from Charles ... [continued]
MODEL APARTMENT 3/30/11 -
5/4/11
5/4/11 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fox 21
· Ryan Murphy Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bert Salke as EP
· Brad Holcman as EP
· Dante Di Loreto as EP
· David McKillop as EP (A&E)
· Jane Francis as EP
· Ryan Murphy as EP
· Scott Lonker as EP (A&E)
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2011) "Glee" and "Nip-Tuck" producer Ryan Murphy, takes us inside the world of six models living together for a fly-on-the-wall look at how they live, work, and play. It's a glamorous world but the model lifespan is sho... [continued]
MR. JUSTICE 1/8/04 1/8/04 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 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 A&E's press release) When he's not hanging around with celebrity pals like Sylvester Stallone and Bruce Willis, Bill Stanton runs his own detective agency. MR. JUSTICE follows Stanton and his dedicated crew of investigators as they tackle real ... [continued]
NIGHT FALLS 5/12/09 5/12/09 A&E script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Lionsgate Television
· Varsity Films

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brian Robbins as EP
· Daniel Connolly as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) A NYC beat cop survives a near fatal shooting and emerges with an unusual neurological side-effect. The secret he carries, which is triggered by how the darkness alters his brain chemistry, threatens to transform ... [continued]
NINO SANTO 9/18/14 9/18/14 A&E script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A+E Studios
· Amblin Television
· Canana Films

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Darryl Frank as EP
· Diego Luna as EP
· Gael García Bernal as EP
· Jeff Pinkner as EP
· Justin Falvey as EP
· Mauricio Katz as CRTR/EP
· Pablo Cru as EP
· Pedro Peirano as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
import of the Mexican drama about a group of young doctors who are sent to vaccinate the locals in a remote village, where they encounter an unusual cult headed by an enigmatic faith healer
NY'S FINEST 5/12/09 5/12/09 A&E script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Original Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Charles Murray as CRTR/EP
· Philip Segal as EP
· Thom Beers as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) Tracks the new commissioner of a large U.S. city and his personal detail as he injects his own leadership style into the job, turning the city upside down. "NY's Finest" is written by Charles Murray ("Criminal Min... [continued]
OCCULT 9/11/12 -
10/10/13
10/10/13 A&E ordered to pilot
[network passed on 10/10/13]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Platinum Dunes

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Agnes Bruckner as Lucy
· Brennan Brown as Monroe
· Daniel Henney as Thompson
· Josh Lucas as Dolan
· Lynn Collins as Blair
· Sarah Jane Morris as Rebekah
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Form as EP
· Brad Fuller as EP
· James Wong as CRTR/EP
· Michael Bay as EP
· Rob Bowman as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about a newly formed occult crimes task force at the FBI
OCT 3/28/12 3/28/12 A&E script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Valhalla Motion Pictures

[related genres]
· based on a comic book
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Rosario Dawson as Sophia Ortiz
[who's making it?]
· David Atchison as PROD/BOOK
· Gale Anne Hurd as EP
· Jorge Zamacona as CRTR/EP
· Rosario Dawson as EP/BOOK
[what's it about?]
drama about the NYPD's Occult Crimes Taskforce, which was established after the Civil War to make the New York City streets safe from practitioners of black magic, demons from another dimension and all manner of supernatural malcontents
OPERATION MIRACLE 8/30/19 8/30/19 A&E ordered to series currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Barcroft Studios

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
documentary series that explores some of the rarest and most complicated medical conditions on the planet and follows people having life-changing surgery
OVERLOAD 2/3/11 2/3/11 A&E script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Winkler Films

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Winkler as EP
· Irwin Winkler as EP
· Jill Cutler as EP
· John E. Pogue as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a female detective blessed and cursed with hyper-acute senses who balances her work and personal life in boston
PENDLETONS, THE 5/1/07 5/1/07 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Juma Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Monica Pendleton
· Thomas Pendleton
[who's making it?]
· Lewis Fenton as EP
· Neil A. Cohen as EP
· Robert Horowitz as EP
· Robert Sharenow as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) When we last checked in on Thomas Pendleton, the breakout character on the A&E original series Inked, he had abandoned his successful career at Hart & Huntington, walked away from his self-destructive Las Vegas lifestyle, a... [continued]
POLAR POSSE 1/12/06 1/12/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Engel Brothers Media

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
reality series about the dragon slayers, an all-youth, all-volunteer firefighting and e.m.s. team based in a tiny town in the remote north of alaska
PROFILERS 5/4/11 5/4/11 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· James Bruce Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David McKillop as EP (A&E)
· James Bruce as EP
· Laura Fleury as EP (A&E)
· Mark Burnett as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2011) In the history of the FBI, only 55 agents have risen to the level of Profiler. "Profilers" will follow a select group of these elite former profilers to help local law enforcement solve the nation's most baffling ... [continued]
QUEST FOR LOST WWE TREASURES, THE 5/7/20 5/7/20 A&E ordered to series
[10 one-hour episodes]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· WWE Studios

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Zierten as EP
· Dolores Gavin as EP (A&E)
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (A&E)
· Jonathan Partridge as EP (A&E)
· Susan Levison as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2020) A&E Network has greenlit the new series "The Quest for Lost WWE Treasures" (wt) in partnership with WWE Studios which takes viewers on the ultimate hunt to find some of WWE's most iconic, lost memorabilia. In each... [continued]
QUICKENING, THE 5/12/09 -
2/8/10
2/8/10 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fox Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Amaury Nolasco as Det. Billy Swan
· Jeffrey Nordling as Gabe Desiderio
· John Heard as Lt. Ed Erlich
· Michael Arden as Dr. Noah Brachman
· Radha Mitchell as Maggie Bird
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Salt as CRTR/EP
· Mark Piznarski as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) A bi-polar LAPD detective must wrestle with the fact that the medication she has been prescribed makes her "normal" but her disorder, with all the paranoia and risks it comes with, makes her extraordinary. "The Qu... [continued]
RAMBUG 3/13/12 -
3/19/12
3/19/12 A&E ordered to series previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Michael Levitt Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Curnal Achilles Aulisio as CO-EP
· David McKillop as EP (A&E)
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (A&E)
· Jill Goularte as EP
· Lily Neumeyer as EP (A&E)
· Michael Levitt as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, March 2012) A&E sets new premiere dates for real life series "Flipped Off" and "Rambug." "Rambug," about a brawny group of hard-working, over-the-top Italian exterminators from Brooklyn who dress in camouflage and wage war ... [continued]
RELEASED 7/15/05 7/15/05 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Scott Sternberg Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Laura Fleury as EP
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
· Scott Sternberg as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A man has just served 5 years for a crime he didn't commit, because his niece mistakenly fingered him as the intruder -- will the family accept him with open arms, or will they still believe he was responsible? In the sprit... [continued]
RESTORATIVE JUSTICE 7/15/05 7/15/05 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· New Line Television

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Caroline Maria as EP
· Jon Kroll as EP
· Laura Fleury as EP
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) What would you do if you had the opportunity to confront someone who had brought a great tragedy to your life? Would you jump at the opportunity to let him or her know what they've done to you and your family? Could you eve... [continued]
ROCCO 7/28/06 7/28/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 44 Blue Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Rocco DiSpirito
[who's making it?]
· Rocco DiSpirito as EP
[what's it about?]
reality series which will feature dispirito solving problems for everyday folk with the help of food such as winning back an ex-girlfriend with a romantic meal or impressing a future mother-in-law with a fancy engagement dinner
SAINTS & SINNERS 8/8/08 8/8/08 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Firm, The
· Outfit Media Group

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
reality series about the set free soldiers, a controversial anaheim-based christian motorcycle gang
SECRET LIVES 9/27/05 9/27/05 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Meg Television

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Michael Morrison as EP
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A reality series in which people who have lived double lives come clean to their loved ones.
SIGNS & WONDERS 11/6/08 11/6/08 A&E script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fox Television Studios
· Mandalay Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Elizabeth Guber Stephen as EP
· Jed Mercurio as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a psychiatrist who runs the cognitive sciences research department at a prestigious university and leads a team of grad students in solving suspicious medical cases
SINGLE AGAIN 1/14/05 -
4/21/05
4/21/05 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· True Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) What would you do if you could be single again? In this show, a couple that has been together for years takes a gamble on the future. They both agree to sample what life would be like if they were single again. They move ou... [continued]
SIX MONTHS 5/12/06 5/12/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· RIVR Media

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dee Haslam as EP
· Lori Stryer as SP
· Michael Morrison as EP
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
· Rob Lundgren as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) SIX MONTHS asks the question: What would you do if you only had six months to live? An unfiltered look at real people who are making the journey through the last part of their lives, SIX MONTHS will be a celebration of a li... [continued]
STREGA 12/11/13 12/11/13 A&E script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Signature
· Gotham Group, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Joe Gangemi as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a young American family who hire an au pair from Italy only to discover that dark forces come along with her
TAKEDOWN 5/1/07 5/1/07 A&E script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Class IV Productions
· Warner Horizon Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Plotkin as EP
· Gregg Hurwitz as CRTR/CO-EP
· Steve Pearlman as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) US Marshals hunt fugitives after a mass escape in Los Angeles leaves their senior field agent dead and his brash younger brother must take charge. Steve Pearlman and Andrew Plotkin (Reunion, Related) are the executive produ... [continued]
TEAMSTERS 3/7/12 -
11/16/12
11/16/12 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Closest to the Hole Productions
· Leverage Management
· Transition Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bill Thompson as EP
· David McKillop as EP (A&E)
· Kevin Harrison as EP
· Mark Wahlberg as EP
· Stephen Levinson as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, March 2012) A&E is partnering with executive producers Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, Kevin Harrison and Bill Thompson on the unscripted pilot "Teamsters" (wt), featuring the Teamsters Local 25 in Boston, it was announced... [continued]
TREY THE TEXAS MEDIUM 6/26/19 6/26/19 A&E ordered to series
[12 episodes]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Main Event Media

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Trey Ganem
[who's making it?]
· Amy Savitsky as EP (A&E)
· Anthony E. Zuiker as EP
· Devon Graham Hammonds as EP (A&E)
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (A&E)
· Jimmy Fox as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, June 2019) "Trey the Texas Medium" (wt) centers on Trey Ganem, a successful businessman in Edna, TX, who creates one of a kind, custom caskets. While refining his skills as a master carpenter, Trey cultivated his deeper tal... [continued]
TROPICAL FOX 1/21/11 1/21/11 A&E script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Tagline Television
· Universal Cable Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Kell Cahoon as CRTR/EP
· Kelly Kulchak as EP
· Ron West as EP
· Steve Franks as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a brilliant british detective who goes rogue to track a wanted criminal in hawaii and ends up forming an unlikely partnership with a local cop on the sleepy side of oahu to aid the honolulu police department
UNDER 5/1/07 -
9/4/08
9/4/08 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Lieutenant Koontz
· Henry Thomas as Darren Grant
· Michael Beach as Pettigrew
· Rachel Shelley as Underhill
[who's making it?]
· Charles A. Murray as CRTR/EP
· Charles S. Dutton as DIR (Pilot)
· Gary Randall as EP
· Nancy Miller as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A young thug turns his life around by joining the witness protection program after turning state's evidence against his mob bosses. With a new identity and a fresh start, he becomes an NYPD patrolman. Just as his new life i... [continued]
UNPRODUCEABLES, THE 5/8/14 5/8/14 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· My Tupelo Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Evan Lerner as EP (A&E)
· Fred Grinstein as EP (A&E)
· Joe Townley as EP
· Mark Efman as EP
· Michael Yudin as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2014) "The Unproduceables" will follow the behind-the-scenes trials and tribulations of producer Mark Efman as he works with a cast of senior citizens in an attempt to create a reality series focusing on the intertwined... [continued]
UNSEEN, THE 10/18/10 10/18/10 A&E script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Junction Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Charles Murray as CRTR/EP
· Dan Shotz as EP
· Jon Turteltaub as EP
· Karim Zreik as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a cop and a psychology professor who case paranormal activity - believing that the events are being caused by something that originated during the time of the 13 original colonies
UNTITLED 33ANDOUT PRODUCTIONS PROJECT 10/28/13 10/28/13 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 33andOut Productions
· Original Media

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Channing Tatum as EP
· Charlie Corwin as EP
· Keith Kurtz as EP
[what's it about?]
reality series which follows the entertainers of New Orleans burlesque club Saints and Sinners
UNTITLED BRUCE MCKENNA PROJECT 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?]
· Andrew Tennenbaum as EP
· Bruce McKenna as CRTR/EP
· Jason Hoffs as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A secretive anti-terrorist unit of the NYPD, born out of the 9/11 attacks, protects the city which terrorists see as the crown jewel of targets, but also travels across the US in its mission to track down terrorists targeti... [continued]
UNTITLED JIM JONES PROJECT 1/6/16 1/6/16 A&E script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A+E Studios
· Nine Stories Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jake Gyllenhaal as EP
· Riva Marker as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, January 2016) A&E Network, Academy Award(R) and Golden Globe(R) nominee Jake Gyllenhaal (End of Watch, Nightcrawler, Southpaw), Nine Stories Productions and A+E Studios (UnREAL, Roots) are partnering on the premium series d... [continued]
UNTITLED JONATHAN ABRAHAMS PROJECT 1/9/07 1/9/07 A&E script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Steven Bochco Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jonathan Abrahams as CRTR/EP
· Steven Bochco as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) A happily married couple are partners in a family law practice specializing in divorce clients. The series will focus on the lawyers and their serious and not-so-serious cases. The series will be executive produced by 10-ti... [continued]
UNTITLED MATTHEW CARNAHAN PROJECT 5/12/09 5/12/09 A&E script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Horizon Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anthony LaPaglia as EP
· Matthew Carnahan as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2009) From Matthew Carnahan ("Trinity," "Dirt," "Fastlane") and Emmy winner Anthony LaPaglia ("Without a Trace," "Lantana") comes a unique twist on the procedural crime drama in which the tales of a group of up-and-comi... [continued]
UNTITLED MICHAEL BAY PROJECT 3/12/12 3/12/12 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Platinum Dunes
· Shed Media

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Form as EP
· Brad Fuller as EP
· Dan Peirson as EP
· Michael Bay as EP
· Nick Emmerson as EP
[what's it about?]
reality competition series which promises to test the strength of the family unit like never before
WHAT'S IT WORTH? LIVE 5/7/20 -
7/1/20
7/1/20 A&E ordered to series
[eight two-hour episodes]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Thinkfactory Media

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Jeff Foxworthy as Host
[who's making it?]
· Adam Freeman as EP
· Adam Reed as EP
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (A&E)
· Jeff Foxworthy as EP
· Larry Burns as EP
· Rich Sirop as EP
· Sean Gottlieb as EP (A&E)
· Shelly Tatro as EP (A&E)
· Simon Thomas as EP
· Tim Cohen-Laurie as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release, May 2020) A&E Network has greenlit eight two-hour episodes of the innovative new live series "What's It Worth? Live" hosted by comedian and personal collector Jeff Foxworthy. Broadcast live from Atlanta, each episode will g... [continued]
WHIPPED 1/14/05 1/14/05 A&E unspecified previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· City Lights Television

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Nancy Dubuc as EP
[what's it about?]
(from A&E's press release) First, we get your significant other out of the house...then we rig your home with cameras and microphones... Now, you’ll have 48 hours to get your spouse to do five things they would never do... finally answering the quest... [continued]
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]
10 BEACON HILL 8/19/14 8/19/14 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 3 Arts Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Amy Holden Jones as CRTR/EP
· Erwin Stoff as EP
· Oly Obst as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a brilliant team of doctors who take on the most difficult cases, led by a deeply compassionate medical genius with poor health habits of his own and his 17-year-old prodigy niece
100 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAYNE, A 11/22/10 11/22/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Harris Goldberg as CRTR/EP
· Vince Manze as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a perpetually single guy whose younger sister's ugly duckling childhood girlfriend shows up on his door step 10 years later, now blossomed into a gorgeous, yet flawed 21 year old
16TH MINUTE, THE 10/12/07 10/12/07 ABC script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Greg Malins as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a group of former stars-at-the-moment who are reunited on the set of a newsmagazine's "where are they now?" special and become friends
18 YEARS 9/14/09 9/14/09 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Cathy Yuspa as CRTR/EP
· Josh Goldsmith as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a young urbanite couple who must adjust to their new life as parents - trading their fast-paced existence for a more domesticated lifestyle
20 QUESTIONS 11/23/05 -
8/18/06
8/18/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Benjamin Lynch
· Ben Shenkman as Brian Balogh
· China Shavers as Angela Selfridge
· Jesse Bradford as Jackson Lynch
· John Heard as C. Colin Whitworth
· Kelly Overton as Kate Lewis
· Omar Metwally as Mr. Assad
· William Lee Scott as Peter Burnet
[who's making it?]
· John Wirth as EP
· Matthew Gross as EP
· Michael Engler as DIR (Pilot)
· Thomas Hines as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The CIA killed Kennedy. Roosevelt let Pearl Harbor happen. The Johnson administration faked the moon landing. There's nothing that fascinates people quite like a government conspiracy. Unless you're an innocent man caught u... [continued]
20S VS 30S 8/23/12 8/23/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Cassie Pappas as CRTR/EP
· Jonathan Berr as EP
· Tom Lassally as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about two sisters, their group of friends and the decade between them
21 DAYS 9/14/05 9/14/05 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Adelstein-Parouse Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dawn Olmstead as EP
· Marty Adelstein as EP
· Victoria Strauss as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
dramedy about the three weeks leading up to one couple's hastily arranged wedding
46 PERCENTERS, THE 1/30/15 -
5/8/15
5/8/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/8/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Gavin&Roxie&Hap Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Angela Kinsey as Marni
· Jason Antoon as Hari
· Nazneen Contractor as Kiri
[who's making it?]
· Andy Ackerman as DIR (Pilot)
· Ellen Kreamer as CRTR/EP
· Sherry Bilsing-Graham as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) Three long-term couples celebrate the 16th anniversary of Ramy and Kiri, the couple with the seemingly perfect marriage of the group. At the beginning of the evening they are all part of the 46 Percenters - the ... [continued]
52 FIGHTS 2/6/06 -
7/7/06
7/7/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brad Grey Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Chris Diamantopoulos as Rob
· Christine Taylor as Jennifer
· Constance Zimmer as Stacy
· Diana-Maria Riva as Laurie
· Matt Letscher as Matt
[who's making it?]
· ??? as DIR (Pilot)
· Alex Taub as CRTR/EP
· Jennifer Jeanne Patterson as BOOK
· Peter Traugott as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Christine Taylor (Dodgeball, Zoolander, The Brady Bunch movies) stars in the TV adaptation the bestselling book, "52 Fights," which examines one couple from both sides. Supposedly, a normal newlywed couple has 52 fights in ... [continued]
60 MINUTE MAN 2/4/05 -
6/30/06
6/30/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brancato-Salke Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alex Fernandez as Larry Fitzgerald
· Candice Bailey as Natalie
· Colm Meaney as Charlie
· David James Elliott as John Henderson
· Erika Alexander as Jane
· Gabriel Casseus as Calvin Cauthen
· Kenny Baumann as Michael
· Orla Brady as Kate
· Sarah Jones as Cami
[who's making it?]
· Bert Salke as EP
· Chris Brancato as EP
· Graham Yost as CRTR/EP
· Jon Avnet as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Time...it's our most precious commodity. Some of us have too much of it, others not enough. The one thing for certain, we all live by its structure. But what if you started losing track of what you did with your time...a pa... [continued]
64 GRAND SLAM 3/3/04 3/3/04 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Diplomatic Productions
· Monkey Television

[related genres]
· game show
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Michael Davies as EP
[what's it about?]
game show which takes 16 players and pits them against one another in an ncaa-style tournament over eight weeks until the final episode, in which two finalists compete for a winner-takes-all cash prize
86 OCEAN AVE. 12/22/05 12/22/05 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films and Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Rachel Sweet as WRTR/EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a group of divorced friends who live in the same apartment building
90'S POPSTAR 10/11/19 10/11/19 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adam Londy as EP
· Amanda Lasher as CRTR/EP
· Elizabeth Berger as EP
· Isaac Aptaker as EP
· Mandy Moore as EP
· Marc Webb as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Regina Lee as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which revolves around a family from small town Florida who must adapt to their extraordinary new reality when their teenage daughter goes from aspiring singer to pop superstar practically overnight
911 OPERATORS 9/23/10 9/23/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Coquette Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Courteney Cox as EP
· David Arquette as EP
· Michael Caleo as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama centering on the stories of 911 operators
940 SATURDAYS 10/19/16 10/19/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· UnbeliEVAable Entertainment
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Spector as EP
· Chrissy Pietrosh as CRTR/EP
· Eva Longoria as EP
· Harley A. Rotbart as BOOK
· Jessica Goldstein as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy based on the book by Dr. Harley A. Rotbart whch tracks three families as they band together to enjoy (and survive) the 940 Saturdays between the day your child is born and the day they turn 18
ABSOLUTELY AMERICAN 8/13/03 -
8/25/04
8/25/04 ABC script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Marc Platt Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Lipsky as BOOK
· James D. Parriott as CRTR/EP
· Marc E. Platt as EP
[what's it about?]
based on lipsky's book which chronicles a class of west point cadets from enrollment to graduation
ACCIDENTES 12/2/15 12/2/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Tannenbaum Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Mark Perez as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a disgraced Wall Street lawyer who had distanced himself from his Latino roots and goes back home to work at his family's strip-mall law firm in the heart of Little Havana
ACQUIRED 10/9/17 10/9/17 ABC script previously 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]
ADOPTED 1/31/05 -
7/8/05
7/8/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Principato-Young Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Andrew W. Walker as Tucker
· Bernadette Peters as Mrs. Leaf
· Christine Baranski as Judy Rabinowitz
· Jodi Lyn O'Keefe as Rachel
· Kevin Wheatley as Lloyd Leaf
[who's making it?]
· E. Brian Dobbins as CO-EP
· Jim Rash as CRTR/EP
· Kevin Abbott as EP
· Nat Faxon as CRTR/EP
· Paul Young as EP
· Peter Principato as EP
· Ted Wass as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Every kid thinks about it and some dream it's really true, but no one expects to wake up one day and find out they're actually adopted – especially when they're 30. Well that's what Lloyd Leaf learned this morning... from a... [continued]
ADOPTED 2/14/20 -
6/29/20
6/29/20 ABC script
[development rolled to next season]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kimmelot

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brent Montgomery as EP
· Daril Fannin as CRTR/EP
· Jimmy Kimmel as CRTR/EP
· Shawn Vance as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy in which when a Green Beret returns home to Texas from military service, he and his family struggle with the challenges of adopting his new brother, a 12-year-old Russian boy
ADOPTED 8/23/12 -
5/9/13
5/9/13 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/9/13]
previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 21 Laps-Adelstein Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Ashley Williams as Penny
· Ella Anderson as Sam
· Haley Lu Richardson as Destiny
· Isaac White as Arkel
· Jane Seymour as Dotty
· Kelly Preston as Karey
· Majandra Delfino as Penny (Originally Cast)
· Rhys Darby as Paul
· Steve Talley as Jeff
[who's making it?]
· Andrea Abbate as CRTR/EP
· Becky Clements as EP
· Christine Zander as EP
· Gail Mancuso as DIR (Pilot)
· Marty Adelstein as EP
· Shawn Levy as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2013) Karey (Kelly Preston) is a happily married college graduate with no chemical dependencies or warrants so she's the black sheep of her family. As she likes to say, "Someone definitely peed in my gene pool." But w... [continued]
ADULT BEHAVIOR 6/21/17 6/21/17 ABC script previously 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"
ADVERSARIES 10/8/19 10/8/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Alfresco Pictures
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Claire Londy as CO-EP
· David Daitch as CRTR/EP
· Freddie Highmore as EP
· Katie J. Stone as CRTR/EP
· Sean Finegan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about Lara Bryer, a trailblazing fighter pilot who takes charge of the Navy's most elite flight school in Key West; but training Top Gun pilots in supersonic aerial combat is nothing compared to the challenges she'll face on the ground, from na... [continued]
ADVERSARIES, THE 1/30/15 -
5/12/15
5/12/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/12/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Christine Evangelista as Emma Fisher
· Christine Lahti as Katherine Fisher
· Enuka Okuma as Aisha Irby
· Kristen Hager as Jess Fisher
· Lenny Platt as Danny Herrero
· Terry O'Quinn as Charlie Fisher
[who's making it?]
· David Zabel as CRTR/EP
· Stephen Cragg as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) For the past few decades, the Hayward family has been as close to a New York City legal dynasty as it gets. This dynasty is put in turmoil when the patriarch is indicted on federal charges and the daughter, a st... [continued]
ADVOCATE, THE 8/28/14 -
11/4/16
11/4/16 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/8/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Vendetta Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Coby Bell as Chris Holiday
· Elliot Knight as Brett
· Freddie Thorp as Tommy Reese
· Joy Bryant as Ryan Clarke
· Kim Raver as Francis "Frankie" Reese
[who's making it?]
· Byrdie Lifson-Pompan as CP
· Jennifer Klein as EP
· Michael M. Robin as DIR (Pilot)
· Sheldon Turner as CRTR/EP
· Valerie Ulene as CP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) Francis "Frankie" Reese (Kim Raver) knows everyone in Hollywood and they know her. As a top talent agent, she thrives on pressure. But shortly after a death in the family, part of her face becomes paralyzed. Doc... [continued]
AFTER PARTY, THE 9/10/13 9/10/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 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
· Scott King as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about three recently single siblings who have two things in common: 1) insanely happily married parents and 2) failed marriages
AFTERWIVES 10/22/10 10/22/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Sander-Moses Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ian Sander as EP
· Jennifer Weiner as CRTR/EP
· Kim Moses as EP
· Michael MacLennan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a nighttime soap
ALASKA 4/14/03 -
10/5/04
10/5/04 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Brad Johnson as Ray Mathers
· Dahlia Salem as Alison Harper
· Gary Farmer as Paul Vico
· Michael Ironside as Roger Prescott
[who's making it?]
· John August as CRTR/EP
· Kim Manners as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The untamed terrain is almost impossible to cross. The evergreen forests are dark and impenetrable. Rivers of ice creep down from granite mountains, creaking toward the sea. For weeks on end a dry sun burns, unblinking and ... [continued]
ALEX + AMY 11/2/12 11/2/12 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Amblin Television
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Darryl Frank as EP
· Diablo Cody as CRTR/EP
· Justin Falvey as EP
· Mason Novick as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about an ambitious 22-year-old Millennial guy and a 32-year-old Gen X woman who have just moved in together and are very much in love
ALL FALL DOWN 1/18/07 -
8/20/07
8/20/07 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alyssa Milano as Annie Stevens
· Anna Camp as Meg Wheeler
· Ian Kahn as Peter Hudgins
· James Brolin as Tom Wheeler
· Mary Steenburgen as Claire Wheeler
· Misha Collins as Joey Wheeler
[who's making it?]
· Lawrence Trilling as DIR (Pilot)
· Rina Mimoun as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) A comedic hour centering on a successful female attorney who ends up joining her father's family law practice when she leaves her high-powered big city law firm and moves home to Savannah, Georgia, where her crazy relatives... [continued]
ALL TOGETHER NOW 10/10/16 10/10/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Olive Bridge Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Benji Samit as CRTR/EP
· Dan Hernandez as CRTR/EP
· Richie Schwartz as EP
· Will Gluck as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a free-spirit rock and roller who, in an attempt to be a better provider, gets his first real job working at a music store owned by his biological father, a former rock star who he has never met
ALLEGIANCE 10/8/13 10/8/13 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Chris Morgan Productions
· Sketch Films

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Chris Morgan as EP
· Emile Gladstone as EP
· Jennifer Johnson as EP
· Len Wiseman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sue Chung as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a young female FBI agent who, after a series of devastating, high-tech attacks on the government, pursues the smartest and deadliest domestic terrorist in American history: her own mother
ALYX ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Maverick Films
· Sweet Lorraine Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Marla Sokoloff
[who's making it?]
· Ehrich Van Lowe as EP
· Guy Oseary as EP
· Madonna as EP
· Melissa Rosenberg as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
hourlong drama series centers on the life of a 17-year-old pop star (marla sokoloff) who decides to leave behind the glamour and the ghost-written songs to pursue her dream of becoming a real musician
ALZHEIMERS PROJECT, THE 10/23/13 10/23/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Sam Sklaver as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a father with early onset Alzheimer's trying to reconnect with his family
AMBASSADOR, THE 8/7/18 8/7/18 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· UnbeliEVAble Entertainment

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Spector as EP
· Eva Longoria as EP
· Ilene Chaiken as CRTR/EP
· Oly Obst as EP
· Ramon Campos as CRTR (Original Series)
[what's it about?]
drama based on Ramon Campos's Spanish series "The Embassy," about when the thrice married, very rich and politically connected US Ambassador to France is killed in a freak speedboat accident, his much younger and arguably unqualified third wife is ap... [continued]
AMERICAN EDUCATION, AN 11/8/13 -
5/9/14
5/9/14 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/9/14]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Tiger Aspect Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Brittany Snow as Sarah McIntyre
· Dalpre Grayer as TBA
· David Mares as TBA
· Devin Ratray as Jeff Gelman
· Jack Whitehall as Alfie Wickers
· Phil Morris as Eugene Booker
· Rosie Perez as Rita Gomez
[who's making it?]
· ??? as DIR (Pilot)
· Alex Gregory as CRTR/EP
· Ben Cavey as CRTR/EP
· Jack Whitehall as CRTR/EP
· Peter Huyck as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2014) British transplant Alfie Wickers (Jack Whitehall) looks more like one of his motley class of high school students than their teacher. His unorthodox approach and enthusiastic style makes him a favorite of the di... [continued]
AMERICAN FAMILY 1/18/07 -
3/23/07
3/23/07 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Ashley Rickards as Julia Bogner
· Charles Esten as Larry Bogner
· Colin Ford as Caleb Bogner
· Raymond Ochoa as Will Bogner
· Stephanie Childers as Nancy Bogner
[who's making it?]
· Dave Ronn as CRTR/EP
· Jay Scherick as CRTR/EP
· John Fortenberry as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Meet the Bogners, a modern American family that takes dysfunction to a whole new level. Larry Bogner and his wife Nancy encourage perfection from their clan, consisting of 14-year-old Julia, 11-year-old Caleb and 5-year-old... [continued]
AMERICAN HERITAGE 9/8/16 9/8/16 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Pascal Pictures
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Amy Pascal as EP
· Rachel O'Connor as EP
· Taylor Hamra as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about two families of vastly different cultures who suddenly collide when they realize their histories aren't so dissimilar after all and are forced to work together to run LA's premier real estate company
AMERICAN JUDY 10/18/11 -
5/17/12
5/17/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Principato-Young Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Elaine Hendrix as The Sheriff
· Erica Ash as Mia (FKA Claire)
· Jadon Sand as Chuck Norris
· Judy Greer as Judy
· Ken Marino as Dean Jennings
· Madison Lintz as Annie
· Mimi Kennedy as Judy One
[who's making it?]
· Beth McCarthy-Miller as DIR (Pilot)
· David Gardner as EP
· Deborah Kaplan as CRTR/EP
· Harry Elfont as CRTR/EP
· Ira Ungerleider as EP
· Judy Greer as CRTR/PROD
· Paul Young as EP
· Peter Principato as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) "I do." When Judy Jennings (Judy Greer) said those two little words, her life went down the rabbit hole. Suddenly Judy became an instant stepmom to two kids. Oh, Judy... be afraid, be very afraid. Judy left the ... [continued]
AMERICAN MARRIAGE 10/29/14 10/29/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Calamity Jane

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ellen Pompeo as EP
· Laura Holstein as EP
· Mike Ellis as CRTR/EP
· Pamela Falk as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the melding of two very different families as an unlikely couple, young and in love, move toward their big day and are forced to maneuver through their very different multi-cultural, multi-generational, dysfunctional and complex families
AMERICAN MEN 2/16/06 -
5/9/06
5/9/06 ABC 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?]
· ??? as Cindy Wilson
· Bumper Robinson as Kevin Park
· David Anthony Higgins as Tyler Farnsworth
· Robert Bagnell as Reece Sullivan
· Sean Astin as Sean Wilson
· Stephen Tobolowsky as Sterling Moss
[who's making it?]
· Alan J. Higgins as CRTR/EP
· Bari Halle as PROD
· Craig Doyle as CRTR/EP
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Rob Schiller as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) When you have your first kid, for a little while, you can still get away with trying to convince yourself that you're still that same fun-loving guy who you were pre-kid...hang out with all those buddies you used to hang ou... [continued]
AMERICAN MONSTER 11/7/13 11/7/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Lord Miller Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Kristen Schaal
[who's making it?]
· Chris Miller as EP
· Kristen Schaal as CRTR/EP
· Phil Lord as EP
· Rich Blomquist as CRTR/EP
· Seth Cohen as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a small-town misfit who becomes an unlikely celebrity when she goes on trial for the murder of the century
AMERICANA 8/10/11 -
8/10/12
8/10/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Vince Banning
· Annabeth Gish as Rachel Garano
· Anthony LaPaglia as Robert Soulter
· Ashley Greene as Alice Garano
· Christine Adams as Sierra Delon-Soulter
· David Alpay as Jesse Soulter
· Emilie de Ravin as Francesca Soulter
· Ken Olin as Martin Garano
· Natalie Mendoza as Wendy Law-Soulter
· Tiffany Hines as Shane Kelly
[who's making it?]
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Michael Seitzman as CRTR/EP
· Nicholas Pepper as EP
· Phillip Noyce as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) It turns out clothes really do make the man. Legendary designer Robert Soulter (Anthony LaPaglia - Without a Trace) has transformed his fashion label "Americana" into a remarkable family dynasty. It's not just a... [continued]
AMERICANIZED 10/12/18 10/12/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Hello Sunshine

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Lauren Levy Neustadter as EP
· Reese Witherspoon as EP
· Sara Saedi as BOOK/CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy which will tell the story of a loving and off-beat Iranian family who's been living with a huge secret: they're undocumented immigrants
AMERICA'S NEXT MUPPET 10/26/05 10/26/05 ABC script
[plus five additional script outlines]
previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
reality tv parody in which viewers get a chance to pick the next muppet
ANASTASIA ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Industry Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Emile Levisetti as EP
· Keith Addis as EP
· Nick Wechsler as EP
· Shainee Gabel as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a photographer who gets involved with her subjects
ANGELA'S BACHELORS 10/14/11 10/14/11 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fedora Entertainment
· RCR Pictures
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brian O'Reilly as BOOK
· Jenna Glazier as EP
· Michael Wimer as EP
· Peter Tolan as CRTR/EP
· Robin Schorr as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a well-educated and proper top chef who, following a very public embarrassment at her new restaurant in new york city, moves to boston to start over and winds up working as the cook for the men in a local firehouse
ANN OF HOLLYWOOD 9/12/11 9/12/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· John Wells Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Carol Wolper as CRTR/EP/BOOK
· John Wells as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which takes the tudors and puts them in modern-day los angeles
ANTI-MAFIA SQUAD 9/23/10 -
10/18/11
10/18/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Fluent Media
· Little Engine Entertainment
· Mediaset

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hollander as CRTR/EP
· Gina Matthews as EP
· Grant Scharbo as EP
· Raul Mateu as EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available than it is a drama
ARE WE OK? 11/1/19 11/1/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Burdette as CRTR/EP
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Megan Gailey as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about how a Midwestern couple in their 20's manages to stay together after the entire world sees their marriage proposal end in disaster
ASCENSION 12/1/14 12/1/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Kevin O'Hare as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the brilliant but impulsive FBI agent Alexa Reyes who discovers that a staggering amount of the country's most brutal and violent offenders can be traced back to Ascension, Fla.
ASTRONAUTS 8/31/04 8/31/04 ABC ordered to pilot
[plus additional scripts]
previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Industry Entertainment
· Sander-Moses Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Bobby Hosea as Davis
· Chris Potter as Wilson
· Jeffrey Pierce as Masse
· Jonathan Banks as Brack
· Yvette Nipar as Leslie
[who's making it?]
· Emile Levisetti as EP
· Ian Sander as EP
· Keith Addis as EP
· Kim Moses as EP
· Nick Wechsler as EP
· Robert Harmon as DIR (Pilot)
· Todd Robinson as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
revolves around nasa astronauts competing for a chance to go on a mission to mars
ASTRONAUT'S GUIDE TO LIFE ON EARTH, AN 8/19/14 8/19/14 ABC put pilot
[pilot production commitment, awaiting green light]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Chris Hadfield as CP/BOOK
· Erwin Stoff as EP
· Justin Halpern as CRTR/EP
· Patrick Schumacker as CRTR/EP
· Tom Lassally as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about an astronaut who is back from space and finds that re-entering domestic life might be the hardest mission he's ever faced
AUNT JILL 9/22/15 9/22/15 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Paper Kite Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Mo Collins
[who's making it?]
· Amy Poehler as EP
· Brooke Posch as EP
· Dave Becky as EP
· Jordan Roter as CRTR/EP
· Mo Collins as CP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a smart, confident, hilarious and lovable 50-year-old who chose a different path than most women her age by focusing on her career and social life instead of getting married and having a family
AVALON, THE 10/26/11 10/26/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Electus
· Group Entertainment, The
· Small World IFT

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Silverman as EP
· Chris James as EP
· Jessica Queller as CRTR/EP
· Marta Kauffman as CRTR/EP
· Nelia Molato-Sustrino as EP
· Tim Crescenti as EP
[what's it about?]
drama that takes place onstage and in the kitchen of LA's hottest cabaret restaurant
AWESOMETOWN 9/27/11 -
7/16/12
7/16/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Kaplan-Perrone Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Amanda Crew as Sam
· Ben Rappaport as Dusty
· Brett Gelman as Ed
· Dennis Miller as Nelson Burke
· James Earl III as Oliver
· Nick Kocher as Andrew
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Adam Sztykiel as CRTR/CO-EP
· Jesse Peretz as DIR (Pilot)
· Jonathan Fener as EP
· Josh Bycel as EP
· Sean Perrone as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) What do you do when you catch the only woman you ever loved cheating on you with another guy? You make tracks for Awesometown. Dusty is a 24-year old Seattle architect who learns the hard way that he married his... [continued]
AWKWARD FAMILY PHOTOS 10/5/10 10/5/10 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anthony Russo as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· David Guarascio as CRTR/EP
· Doug Chernack as EP
· Joe Russo as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Mike Bender as EP
· Moses Port as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy based on the web site of the same name
AWKWARD SITUATIONS FOR MEN 12/18/09 -
10/17/12
10/17/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Heyday Films
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Danny Wallace as Danny Wallace
· Laura Prepon as Meg Miller
· Matt Letscher as Bob Randall
· Michael Braun as Kevin
· Tony Hale as Will MacDonald
[who's making it?]
· Andy Ackerman as DIR (Pilot)
· Danny Wallace as CRTR/EP
· David Heyman as EP
· Jackie Filgo as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Filgo as CRTR/EP
· Tiffany Daniel as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2010) Have you ever noticed how hard it is to fit into a new place? For a transplanted Brit, assimilating into San Francisco society is an agonizingly awkward exercise in futility. No matter how hard he tries to fit i... [continued]
BACHELOR PARTY 10/21/14 10/21/14 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Small Dog Picture Company, The
· Walcott Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· J.J. Philbin as CRTR/EP
· Jake Johnson as EP
· Jason Winer as EP
· Josh Malmuth as CRTR/CO-EP
· Mary Lee as PROD
· Max Winkler as EP
· Renate Radford as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy loosely inspired by Neal Israel's 1984 movie, which will examines relationships and the institution of marriage through the lens of three couples: one about to get married, another recently divorced and a third just falling in love
BACK PAGE ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Derek Cecil as Ben
· Jessica Capshaw as Ronnie
· Kathryn Joosten as Helen
· Richard Masur as Eugene
[who's making it?]
· Donald Todd as CRTR/EP
· Gary Halvorson as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
N/A
BACKLASH 9/13/19 9/13/19 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Random Hill Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Gwartz as EP
· Jon Harmon Feldman as EP
· Lizzy Weiss as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a working-class town after the high-profile rescue of a child; as the rescue workers and family are deluged with praise, suspicions begin to mount that the accident was something quite different than it seemed
BAD MANAGEMENT 1/30/13 -
5/10/13
5/10/13 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alan Thicke as Tobias Eastmore, Sr.
· Bradley Dodds as Ben
· David Spade as Tobias Eastmore, Jr.
· E.J. Bonilla as Ramon
· Greta Lee as Mel
· Rachael Harris as Linda
· Rob Huebel as Chris
· Sharon Horgan as Eve
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Ben Taylor as DIR (Pilot)
· Holly Walsh as CRTR/EP
· John Hoberg as EP
· Kat Likkel as EP
· Sharon Horgan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2013) Welcome to the glamorous world of Eastmore's department store - second only to Bergdorf Goodman and third only to Neiman Marcus in quality and style. This is a place where you can get everything from Tom Ford Co... [continued]
BAD MOM 1/28/11 -
10/13/11
10/13/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Aidan Potter as Kirk Lacey
· Frances Conroy as Marian
· Jenna Elfman as Julia Lacey
· Johnny Pemberton as Indiana (Guest Star)
· Lizze Broadway as Rose
· Sharon Horgan as Linda
· Shaun Majumder as Kevin
· Tom Everett Scott as Ted Lacey
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Chris Koch as DIR (Pilot)
· Gabrielle Allan as EP
· Jennifer Crittenden as EP
· Sharon Horgan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2011) Being a mom is a tough job - which is why Julia (Jenna Elfman) has let her mother (Frances Conroy) handle raising her kids for her. But when grandma decides to get a life, Julia and her husband Ted (Tom Everett ... [continued]
BAD MOMMY 12/15/06 12/15/06 ABC script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· DreamWorks Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Clay Graham as CRTR/EP
· Darryl Frank as EP
· Dawn Dekeyser as CRTR/EP
· Justin Falvey as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a woman who deals with a new marriage, new infant and stepdaughter
BAD MOTHER'S HANDBOOK, THE 3/28/08 -
9/8/08
9/8/08 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Cabloom!
· Ruby Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alia Shawkat as Charlotte
· Alicia Silverstone as Karen
· Dorian Missick as Dr. Stoller
· Horatio Sanz as Matt
· Kelvin Yu as Phil
· Megan Mullally as Nan
[who's making it?]
· Alexandra Rushfield as CRTR/EP
· Alison Owen as EP
· Faye Ward as EP
· Jennifer Konner as CRTR/EP
· Kate Long as BOOK
· Paul Trijbits as EP
· Richard Shepard as DIR (Pilot)
· Stu Bloomberg as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Having a kid while you're a teenager is never easy. The upside is, you're that much closer to your child's age and are bound to have lots in common. The downside: you can't tell your daughter not to start a family as a teen... [continued]
BAD NEWS 9/8/15 9/8/15 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Dana Klein as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a hard-hitting and well-respected NYC news anchor who, after being fired, is forced to take a job as a human interest reporter at a fifth-rate news station in small-town Nebraska
BAD TASTE IN MEN 11/1/10 11/1/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners
· Fedora Films
· Untitled Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· A.J. Rinella as EP
· Austin Weinberg as CRTR/EP
· Dannielle Thomas as EP
· Jennifer Love Hewitt as EP
· Peter Traugott as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a chicago woman who's been unable to find the right guy and settle down
BAGEL NATION 9/20/13 9/20/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Jerry Bruckheimer Television
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jerry Bruckheimer as EP
· Jonathan Littman as EP
· KristieAnne Reed as CO-EP
· Sheri Elwood as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a Lebanese father who moves his family to the city to live above the Jewish deli he bought and which the family now owns/runs (even though they aren't Jewish)
BAILEY WEGGINS 11/11/03 11/11/03 ABC script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Platt Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Levinson as WRTR/EP
· Ellen Herman as WRTR/EP
· Marc E. Platt as EP
[what's it about?]
based on the bestselling series of novels ("if looks could kill," "a body to die for") about a newly single thirtysomething journalist who ends up solving crimes while working at new york city's top woman's magazine
BAMFS 8/9/11 8/9/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Leah Rachel as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a high school comedy
BARRACUDAS 9/16/19 9/16/19 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 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?]
· Cheryl Hines as Becky Byrnes
· Rachael Harris as Bernie Byrnes
[who's making it?]
· Cheryl Hines as EP
· Christine Pietrosh as CRTR/EP
· Jason Winer as EP
· Jessica Goldstein as CRTR/EP
· Jon Radler as EP
· Rachael Harris as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about sisters Becky and Bernie Byrnes, two incredibly different, spectacular divorce lawyers who spend their lives getting people out of dysfunctional relationships but who can't get out of their own dysfunctional relationship - ... [continued]
BARRIO, THE 8/22/14 8/22/14 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Amigos de Garcia Productions
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eric Falconer as CRTR/EP
· Greg Garcia as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a TV writer who, after losing his job, moves his family from Santa Monica to a predominantly Mexican neighborhood in East LA in order to save money
BASTARDS 12/6/12 12/6/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The
· Ventanarosa

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jose Tamez as EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Nicholas Pepper as EP
· Salma Hayek as EP
· Silvio Horta as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a colorful Cuban-American family who have their lives turned upside down when it's revealed that the family patriarch had a child with the family maid over 25 years ago
BAZIRKUS 9/15/11 9/15/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Sander-Moses Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ian Sander as EP
· Kim Moses as EP
· Mitchell Kapner as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a girl who grows up in a legendary circus troupe and becomes the first female producer in its history
BEACHWOOD ??? ??? ABC script previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Greenblatt-Janollari Studio, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Chelsea Handler
[who's making it?]
· Bob Greenblatt as EP
· Chris Alberghini as CRTR/EP
· David Janollari as EP
· Michael Chessler as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
follows an unlikely group of young los angeles friends in a courtyard-style apartment complex
BEANTOWN 11/12/03 11/12/03 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Cabloom!

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Francie Calfo as EP
· Stu Bloomberg as EP
· Stuart Beattie as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a larger-than-life big city mayor who some people feel could be corrupt
BEAUTIFUL GANGSTERS 11/3/11 11/3/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FremantleMedia North America
· Landscape Entertainment
· Last Straw Productions
· Rose Consulting Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anthony LaPaglia as EP
· Bob Cooper as EP
· J.J. Jamieson as EP
· Jordan Helman as CO-EP
· Ryan Tavlin as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about three mafia wives who cut a deal with the FBI to enter witness protection together in exchange for their testimony, in the hopes of giving their families a second chance at life
BEAUTY & THE BEAST 9/9/11 -
6/21/12
6/21/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mojo Films

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alan Dale as Emperor Dorian
· Chris Egan as Garrick
· Darius Campbell as Shiro
· F. Murray Abraham as Cyril
· Karen LeBlanc as Ehren
· Meegan Warner as Elisabeth
· Ruth Bradley as Grace
· Wendy Crewson as Mara
[who's making it?]
· Gary Fleder as EP
· Jonathan E. Steinberg as CRTR/EP
· Mary Beth Basile as EP
· Yves Simoneau as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) His eyes. His piercing blue eyes. Before Princess Grace (Ruth Bradley - Titanic mini-series) ever met Shiro (Darius Campbell), she dreamt of his unforgettable eyes and knew that, despite his beastly appearance, ... [continued]
BECAUSE KIDS 10/23/18 10/23/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Party Over Here

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adam Sztykiel as CRTR/EP
· Akiva Schaffer as EP
· Andy Samberg as EP
· Becky Sloviter as EP
· Ellie Knaus as CRTR/CO-EP
· Jorma Taccone as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy based on the podcast "Atomic Moms," billed as a lighthearted yet honest examination of the lives of a married couple with two young children
BEHIND THE BLUE 5/24/10 5/24/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· O'Taye Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Scott Veach as CRTR/EP
· Taye Diggs as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a family of police officers - a female chief of police and her four adult children, all of whom are in some facet of politics and/or law enforcement
BEHIND THE SEAMS 12/12/11 12/12/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· UnbeliEVA-ble Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ernie Bustamante as CRTR/CO-EP
· Eva Longoria as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about two latina sisters - one a hard-working fashion designer, the other a party-going ex-runway model - who open a bridal boutique after their careers fall apart
BEING BREWSTER ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alicia Morton as Elizabeth
· Alyson Stoner as Mary
· Amber Tamblyn as Jane
· Brandi Ryan as Julie
· Chris Potter as Jack
· Ellen Muth as Jane
· Jack Salvatore, Jr. as Chris
· Jennifer Beals as Lorraine
· Sam Mandel as Ed
· Shawn Ashmore as Trevor
[who's making it?]
· Kerry Ehrin as CRTR/EP
· Lesli Linka Glatter as DIR (Pilot)
· Nena Rodrigue as EP
[what's it about?]
N/A
BEING ERICA 12/16/10 12/16/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Temple Street Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Fortier as EP
· Ivan Schneeberg as EP
· Maggie Friedman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
domestic take on the canadian drama about a thirtysomething woman who has the ability to go back in time to sort out her past regrets
BENEATH 10/16/12 10/16/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· TBD Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan Dworkin as CRTR/EP
· Jay Beattie as CRTR/EP
· Peter Traugott as EP
· Rachel Kaplan as EP
[what's it about?]
supernatural drama about the unusual changes that befall a town after an energy company comes drilling for natural gas and unleashes something far more powerful
BEST BITE EVER 10/2/18 10/2/18 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Katy Mixon as Host
[who's making it?]
· Susan House as EP
[what's it about?]
comedic cooking competition pilot which taps into every parent's challenge to get their kids to eat... let alone anything new and healthy
BEST KEPT SECRET 11/7/19 11/7/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Erica Messer Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Deborah Cincotta as EP
· Erica Messer as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a mother and ex-intelligence agent who's long hidden her past from her family; she is forced to return to work when she discovers her daughter was tapped to join the same group she left years before
BEST THING EVER 1/29/09 -
5/7/09
5/7/09 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Constance Zimmer as Amy
· Eric McCormack as Dean
· Jolie Jenkins as Tess
· Reno Wilson as Seth
[who's making it?]
· Marc Buckland as DIR (Pilot)
· Tad Quill as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's web site, March 2009) Lifelong friends, Seth and Dean are the same age, but that doesn't mean they're at the same point in life. While one is about to become an empty-nester, one is about to become a first-time-father. They're two friends... [continued]
BEST WISHES 8/27/18 8/27/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Random Hill

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Posamentier as CRTR/EP
· Geoff Moore as CRTR/EP
· Jennifer Gwartz as EP
· Jon Harmon Feldman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which tells the story of a pragmatic, once successful man, Nick Day, who thinks the notion of wishes is a waste of time due to a personal tragedy he's recently endured; but just as everything in his life is crumbling around him, things get more... [continued]
BESTIES 8/11/08 -
11/4/16
11/4/16 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Francie Calfo Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Charlie Finn as Karl
· Lindsay Sloane as Donna
· Majandra Delfino as Louise
· Mary Elizabeth Ellis as Karen
[who's making it?]
· Dennis Kelly as EP/CRTR (U.K. Series)
· Elliot Hegarty as DIR (Pilot)
· Francie Calfo as EP
· Sharon Horgan as EP/CRTR (U.K. Series)
· Stacy Traub as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's web site, March 2009) Boyfriends may come and go, but girlfriends are forever. When three almost-thirty-something best friends find themselves single again, they move in together and live it up as only three Philly girls can. Donna, Louis... [continued]
BETA 10/17/13 10/17/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Depth of Field
· Temple Hill Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Miano as EP
· Chris Weitz as EP
· Larry Gilbert as EP
· Lindsay Devlin as CRTR/EP
· Marty Bowen as EP
· Paul Weitz as EP
· Rachel Cohn as BOOK
· Wyck Godfrey as EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Rachel Cohn's best-selling young adult book series set in the near future when clones have become the enslaved work force for the wealthy
BETTER DAYS 3/4/03 -
5/9/03
5/9/03 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Tollin-Robbins Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· David Ramsey as Sam Gable
· Jeffrey Nordling as Barrett Flannery
· Logan Lerman as Ryan Flannery
· Mary Page Keller as Mary Margaret Flannery
· Mira Delaney as Kira Schewchenko
· Sophia Bush as Katie Flannery
· Trevor Morgan as Pat Flannery
[who's making it?]
· Brian Robbins as EP
· Joe Davola as EP
· Kevin Falls as CRTR/EP
· Michael Tollin as EP
· Peter O'Fallon as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The Flannerys have fallen from grace. Once a San Francisco star attorney, Barrett Flannery now finds himself a recovering alcoholic with a second chance. For his family, the collapse of their cushy lifestyle means a super-s... [continued]
BETTER HALF, THE 10/23/15 10/23/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Tapestry Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Emilia Serrano as CRTR/CO-EP
· Kevin Cleary as PROD
· Michael Schreiber as EP
· Patti Vasquez as CRTR/PROD
· Peter Abrams as EP
· Robert Levy as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy which centers on a Mexican-American working mother who is a well-intentioned and sometimes-misguided citizen disrupter
BETWEEN TWO KINGS 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 (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Stiller as EP
· Debbie Liebling as EP
· Jeff Kahn as CRTR/EP
· Stuart Cornfeld as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a divorced and devoted father with sole custody of his 11-year-old son who moves into his narcissistic father's house to care for his ailing dad and finds himself torn between the constant needs of both his self-centered father and his d... [continued]
BEVERLY KILLS 9/30/13 9/30/13 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Small Dog Picture Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Donald Todd as CRTR/EP
· Jason Winer as EP
· Renate Radford as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a wife and mom who retires from her job - as a highly skilled hit-woman for the mob - and settles into domesticity only to find herself amongst the crime, corruption, and evil-doing beneath the quiet, green surface of Beverly Hills
BEWITCHED 8/9/11 -
2/5/19
2/5/19 ABC put pilot
[pilot production commitment, awaiting green light]
previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Davis Entertainment
· Khalabo Ink Society
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Abby Kohn as CRTR/EP (2014)
· Daniel Rappaport as EP (2014)
· Douglas Wick as EP (2014)
· John Davis as EP
· John Fox as EP
· Kenya Barris as CRTR/EP
· Lucy Fisher as EP (2014)
· Marc Lawrence as CRTR/EP (2001)
· Marc Silverstein as CRTR/EP (2014)
· Yamara Taylor as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
reboot of the famed 1964-1972 series about Samantha, a hardworking black single mom who happens to be a witch, marries Darren, a white mortal who happens to be a bit of a slacker
BIG CHILDREN 11/20/12 11/20/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Rory Scovel
[who's making it?]
· Scott Marder as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a thirtysomething "only child" who must move home and parent his parents after they retire and revert to acting like children with too much time on their hands
BIG CITY 8/24/12 8/24/12 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FanFare Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dylan Morgan as CRTR/EP
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Josh Siegal as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a suburban family trapped in the big city
BIG DIET, THE ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Endemol USA

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
a reality show in which contestants compete to lose the most weight during a set period of time
BIG HOLE, THE 10/22/14 10/22/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 3 Arts Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Caroline Williams as CRTR/EP
· Greg Walter as EP
· Maggie Carey
· Tom Lassally as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which explores the generational clash between an entitled millennial and her baby boomer boss at a failing PBS station in Big Hole, Montana
BIG LAW 10/12/17 10/12/17 ABC script previously 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]
BIG STOP 10/6/14 10/6/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eric Stonestreet as EP
· Jerry Collins as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy billed as a modern take on family and today's current issues as seen through the lens of a bustling Kansas truck stop where stories and characters, like big rigs, come rolling in off the highway every day
BIG THUNDER 11/13/12 -
5/10/13
5/10/13 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/10/13]
previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alex Hassell as Abel White
· Alex Meraz as Kiowa
· Ana De La Reguera as Selena Morales
· Ed MacLiam as Grant Carson
· Pierce Gagnon as Jack Carson
· Ruth Bradley as Lizzie Carson
· Spencer Locke as Nora Carson
· Zahn McClarnon as Bear
[who's making it?]
· Chris Morgan as CRTR
· Jason Fuch as CRTR/EP
· Melissa Rosenberg as EP
· Rob Bowman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2013) There's gold in the hills of Big Thunder Mountain, deep in the Wyoming Territory of 1890, enough gold to make King Midas jealous. There's something else at Big Thunder too, something otherworldly. Local legend h... [continued]
BIRTHRIGHT 10/2/12 10/2/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Zinman as CRTR/EP
· Jon Harmon Feldman as CRTR/EP
· Patrick Massett as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a former dashing prince of the tabloids, and heir apparent to the true royal family of New York, who returns home a war hero, only to shock the nation, publicly renouncing his family and their ilk, and vowing to now fight against them for... [continued]
BLACK DON'T CRACK 10/3/17 10/3/17 ABC script previously 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 FRIDAY 10/30/12 10/30/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Vendetta Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Klein as EP
· Ken Nolan as CRTR/EP
· Sheldon Turner as EP
[what's it about?]
conspiracy drama about a guy who unexpectedly finds himself in the center of a perilous event where he is responsible for the safety of others
BLACK HEART 7/24/15 7/24/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Prospect Park

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeff Kwatinetz as EP
· Josh Barry as EP
· Kelly Masterson as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the unlikely ascension of the second son to the throne of a multi-billion dollar, family-owned energy company
BLACK STILETTO 10/14/15 10/14/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Orchard Farm Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Cami Curtis as EP
· Javier Grillo-Marxuach as CRTR/EP
· Lisa Sterbakov as EP
· Mila Kunis as EP
· Nancy Moonves as EP
· Raymond Benson as BOOK
· Susan Curtis as EP
· Tony Eldridge as EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on Raymond Benson's series of novels about a young woman's evolution into a modern-day hero when a family secret from the past is revealed and puts the only family she's ever known in imminent danger
BLACK WIDOWS 10/10/17 10/10/17 ABC script previously 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
BLANK 11/2/18 11/2/18 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Gellevision
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· David Semel as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Glenn Geller as EP
· Trey Callaway as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a successful but egotistical surgeon who suffers a traumatic brain injury that changes his personality and erases his memory, but leaves his surgical skills fully intact
BLENDED 10/24/12 10/24/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Tagline Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Chris Henze as EP
· Christopher Moynihan as CRTR/EP
· J.B. Roberts as EP
· Kelly Kulchak as EP
· Ron West as EP
· Willie Mercer as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy in which four twentysomethings are thrust together when their grown parents marry
BLESS HER HEART 10/9/18 10/9/18 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· That's Wonderful Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Chuck Tatham as CRTR/EP
· Jim Parsons as EP
· Todd Spiewak as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about two very different Texas matriarchs who wreak havoc on their children's lives when they all wind up living together
BLESS THIS MESS 2/11/09 -
11/30/09
11/30/09 ABC ordered to pilot
[pilot presentation (7-10 minutes) films thursday, april 23]
previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television
· Tantamount

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Anita Renfroe as Anita
· Ryan Stiles as Paul
· Skyler Samuels as Libby
· Spencer Breslin as Doug
· Tucker Albrizzi as Michael
[who's making it?]
· Amy Welsh as CRTR/PROD
· Anita Renfroe as CRTR
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Jamie Widdoes as DIR (Pilot)
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Mitch Hurwitz as EP
· Rob Hanning as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's web site, March 2009) Inside every harried, rumpled, over-worked mom is a phe-mom-enon just waiting to bust out. Like Anita Randall. She's a loving, devoted wife and mother, but she's also a raging estrogen crusader with a wicked wit and ... [continued]
BLONDIE & CLYDE 9/8/11 9/8/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Di Bonaventura Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan McDermot as EP
· David Diamond as CRTR/EP
· David Weissman as CRTR/EP
· Lorenzo di Bonaventura as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which revolves around two women with big-town dreams who live in small-town des moines
BLUEGRASS/BLOOD RED 12/12/16 -
4/5/17
4/5/17 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Acme Productions
· Cherry-Wind Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Amanda Detmer as Randa Post
· Ben Esler as Hollis Pollit
· Emily Rose as Vonda Jean
· Jack Coleman as Deke Adair
· Natalie Hall as Jennifer
· Reba McEntire as Ruby Adair
· Roslyn Ruff as Inez Winemiller
· Ryan McPartlin as Valentine French
· Saamer Usmani as Tag Fayad
· Saidah Ekulona as Velma Winemiller
· W. Earl Brown as Joe Paul
· Will Buie, Jr.
[who's making it?]
· Marc Cherry as CRTR/EP
· Michael Hanel as EP
· Michael Offer as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Mindy Schultheis as EP
· Reba McEntire as EP
· Sabrina Wind as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2017) When a strange crime occurs in small town Oxblood, Kentucky, Sheriff Ruby Adair (Reba McEntire) is called in to get to the bottom of what appears to be an act of terrorism. Though many people are jumping to conc... [continued]
BLUR 10/28/06 10/28/06 ABC script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Littlefield Company, The
· Magical Elves Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan Cutforth as EP
· Jane Lipsitz as EP
· Rockne S. O'Bannon as CRTR/EP
· Warren Littlefield as EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on vascorp, a real-life company that specializes in creating elaborate fantasies for its clients
BOBBY CANNON 8/31/04 -
5/13/05
5/13/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mosaic Media

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Joanna Canton as Nikki
· Kate Walsh as London
· Kevin Michael Richardson as Lincoln
· Kevin Sorbo as Bobby Cannon
· Rocky Carroll as Rich
· Thad Luckinbill as Dallas
[who's making it?]
· Barry Kemp as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Courtney B. Conte as EP
· Eric Gold as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The people of Chicago aren't just sports fans, they're fanatics. Enter the shrine to da Bears, Quarterback Bobby Cannon's Sports Bar & Grill. Parked on Chicago landmark Navy Pier, this bar is the fans' home away from home. ... [continued]
BOOKCLUB 10/20/14 10/20/14 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· UnbeliEVAble Entertainment
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Spector as EP
· Eva Longoria as EP
· Lara Olsen as CRTR/EP
· Patti Carr as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about four female friends who escape the pressures and responsibilities of adult life by pretending to be in a book club
BORING, OR 10/17/17 10/17/17 ABC script previously 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
BORN IN BROOKLYN ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Edward Atterton as Dan
· Isaac Mizrahi as Harry
· Jeffrey Ross as Mulhern
· Judith Light as Catherine
· Maria Bello as TBA
[who's making it?]
· Becky Mode as CRTR/CO-EP
· Jennifer Flackett as EP
· John Fortenberry as DIR (Pilot)
· Mark Levin as EP
[what's it about?]
N/A
BOSS 12/6/10 12/6/10 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Sacret Young as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a group of female vice cops whose beat encompasses everything from white-collar crime to prostitutes and drug addicts
BOSS SWAP 6/30/04 -
2/15/05
2/15/05 ABC ordered to pilot
[backdoor pilot]
previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Diplomatic Productions
· Zodiak USA

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jenny Crowther as EP
· Joe Houlihan as EP
· Michael Davies as EP
· Stephen Lambert as EP
· Wendy Roth as CO-EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) From the producers of "Wife Swap," the international award-winning hit reality show where the battlegrounds are kitchens and living rooms, comes "Boss Swap," a show that will take viewers into the heart of the American work... [continued]
BOSSY 3/9/20 -
6/29/20
6/29/20 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Christine Gernon as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Shana Goldberg-Meehan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a diva boss with no patience for working parents who adopts a baby and has a change of heart, casting her mother-of-three assistant as an unlikely mentor and upending the office dynamics
BOSTON'S FINEST 1/27/10 -
6/16/10
6/16/10 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Goran Visnjic as Angus Martin
· Jason Wiles as Christian Holt
· Katee Sackhoff as Julia Scott
· Miles Williams as Brandon Martin
· Nia Long as (FKA) Taylor Sanchez
· Richard T. Jones as Lt. Gerald Jaglom
· Treat Williams as Jack Holt
· Will Yun Lee as Eddie Lao
[who's making it?]
· Bert Salke as EP
· Chris Brancato as EP
· Gary Fleder as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Richard Hatem as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2010) When a committed young Boston detective stumbles upon a corruption ring within her own police department, she joins forces with a rogue ex-cop to expose the truth. These unlikely partners will work together to s... [continued]
BOUNDARIES 10/5/07 10/5/07 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bad Robot Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bryan Burk as EP
· J.J. Abrams as EP
· Jill Soloway as CRTR/EP
· Kathy Lingg as PROD
[what's it about?]
drama about a cable access psychologist who is forced to take a job as a mobile notary
BOUNTY, THE 9/18/13 9/18/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners
· Dare to Pass Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anthony E. Zuiker as EP
· David McIlvain as EP
· Margaret Riley as EP
· Matt Cirulnick as CRTR/EP
· Matthew Weinberg as PROD
· Robin Schwartz as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about one victim's quest for justice and healing: after her family is murdered, a national frenzy erupts as she inspires America to create the largest bounty in history for the killer's capture
BOX, THE 11/17/06 11/17/06 ABC script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Storyline Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Craig Zadan as EP
· Fred Gerber as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Michael MacLennan as CRTR/EP
· Neil Meron as EP
· Paul Davidson as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
serialized drama about the 12 jury members on a high-profile murder trial as they uncover truths about the case, their fellow jurors and themselves
BOYFRED 10/21/09 10/21/09 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alan Schmuckler
· Jarrod Zimmerman
· Michael Mahler
[who's making it?]
· Alan Schmuckler as CRTR
· Blake Silver as CRTR/DIR (Pilot)
· Jarrod Zimmerman as CRTR
· Michael Mahler as CRTR
· Thomas Schlamme as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about six twentysomething friends who use a web site to keep in touch after one of them moves overseas
BOYS & GIRLS ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Celador

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Chris Evans as EP
[what's it about?]
dating series that throws a couple together and gives them $166,000 to spend on anything they wish, the audience then votes if they spent the money wisely; if they did they can keep the items
BRAINY 9/11/14 -
5/7/15
5/7/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/7/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Imagine Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Harrison Holzer as TBA
· James Roday as Kip
· Majandra Delfino as MonaLisa
· Melanie Griffith as Celeste
· Spencer Tomich as TBA
· Zoe Colletti as TBA
[who's making it?]
· Brian Grazer as EP
· Francie Calfo as EP
· Jamie Travis as DIR (Pilot)
· Kitchener Harding as BOOK
· Lizzie Molyneux as CRTR/EP
· Mona Lisa Montoya as BOOK
· Wendy Molyneux as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) Special Forces Operations Sergeant Kip Mitchell has been in some of the toughest spots in the world. But now, thanks to a bullet in his derriere, his Blackhawk days are over. He's taking early retirement and tak... [continued]
BRAVE NEW WORLD 11/12/03 -
10/13/04
10/13/04 ABC script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Cabloom!

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gary Glasberg as CRTR/EP
· Stu Bloomberg as EP
[what's it about?]
a new drama about a man who moves his family from new york to a small town outside houston to be part of nasa's educator astronaut program
BRIDES, THE 9/1/15 -
6/29/20
6/29/20 ABC script
[pilot order rescinded on 6/29/20]
currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Berlanti Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Charlie McElveen as Arthur Seward
· Chris Mason as Roland Grant
· Erin Richards as Renee
· Gina Torres as Cleo Phillips
· Goran Višnjic as Count Dracula
· Katherine Reis as Lily Stevens
· Sophia Tatum as Justine Strang
[who's making it?]
· Greg Berlanti as EP
· Maggie Kiley as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa as CRTR/EP
· Sarah Schechter as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, January 2020) ABC Entertainment President Karey Burke announced today that the network has picked up "The Brides," a new drama from executive producer/writer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa ("Riverdale," "Chilling Adventures of Sabr... [continued]
BRIDGE & TUNNEL 10/7/19 10/7/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· A Very Good Production
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ellen DeGeneres as EP
· Jeff Kleeman as EP
· Melissa Carter as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about three scrappy, blue collar best friends who will do anything to realize their dreams of becoming Manhattan's top high-end realtors all while fighting for each other as the ups and downs of love, loss and rivalry alter their lives forever
BRIDGES 12/13/19 12/13/19 ABC script (with penalty) currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Campanario Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Serna as CRTR/EP
· Jaime Davila as EP
· Rico Martinez as EP
· Sebastian Jones as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy which tells the story of a family of strong Texas Latinas who have their world turned upside down when they lose the beloved mother who held their family together, and are left with the white, conservative father they blame for te... [continued]
BRIGHT YOUNG THINGS 10/10/13 10/10/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Alloy Entertainment
· John Wells Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Stearn as EP
· Anna Godbersen as BOOK
· Cheryl Dolins as EP
· John Wells as EP
· Leslie Morgenstein as EP
· Sheila Callaghan as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on Anna Godbersen's best-selling novel, which is set in 1929 and centering on two women who escape their small Midwestern town and end up in Manhattan where one discovers that the father she's never known is the head of a crime ring, whil... [continued]
BROAD SQUAD 9/30/14 -
5/8/15
5/8/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/8/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Fake Empire
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alberto Frezza as Frank Butler
· Charlotte Spencer as Molly Callahan
· Cody Horn as Lisa Osgood
· Kenneth Mitchell as Jim Pearce
· Lauren Ambrose as Eileen Pearce
· Michael Gaston as Captain Donahue
· Morgan Spector as Tommy Anthony
· Rutina Wesley as Joanne Jones
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Alexandra Lydon as PROD
· Bess Wohl as CRTR/CO-EP
· Coky Giedroyc as DIR (Pilot)
· Josh Schwartz as EP
· Len Goldstein as EP
· Stephanie Savage as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) It is 1978 and the Boston PD has just graduated its first class of female police officers as fully equal to the men. The press calls these extraordinary women, "The Broad Squad." They don't think of themselves a... [continued]
BROKEN 12/21/15 -
3/23/16
3/23/16 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Pacific Standard

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Anna Paquin as Gemma Evon
· Blair Underwood as James
· Charity Wakefield as Jules
· Enrique Murciano as Peter
· Penelope Ann Miller as Elizabeth Hamilton
· T.R. Knight as Mark
· Thad Luckinbill as Oliver
· Zeb Sanders
[who's making it?]
· Bruna Papandrea as EP
· Meaghan Oppenheimer as CRTR/CO-EP
· Reese Witherspoon as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2016) Gemma Evon is one of Dallas's toughest divorce attorneys. She is the kind of divorce attorney clients seek out not to get an amicable divorce but to completely decimate their ex. Gemma's intelligence and toughne... [continued]
BROKEN RECORD 9/27/17 9/27/17 ABC put pilot previously 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
BROTHERS 10/5/04 10/5/04 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alison Cross as WRTR/EP
· Sean Bailey as EP
[what's it about?]
drama that combines elements of a legal show and an investigative series
BROTHERS BRINK, THE 9/25/13 9/25/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Scott Prendergast as CRTR/EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about two brothers who after growing up at each other's throats are now trying to forge a friendship
BROTHERS GRIMM, THE ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Shephard-Robin Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Greer Shephard as EP
· Michael M. Robin as EP
· William Blake Herron as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
N/A
BUDDIES 10/26/07 10/26/07 ABC script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television
· Tantamount

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Barry Sonnenfeld as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Darin Moiselle as CRTR/CO-EP
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Josh Lobis as CRTR/CO-EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Mitch Hurwitz as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera buddy comedy set in the world of '80s cops
BUFFALOS, THE 8/9/11 8/9/11 ABC 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?]
· Dan Martin as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
a multigenerational workplace comedy set inside an old-school private club
BUILT IN A DAY 9/16/11 9/16/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Prospect Park

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeff Kwatinetz as EP
· Josh Barry as EP
· Mike Larsen as CRTR/EP
· Paul Frank as EP
· Rich Frank as EP
[what's it about?]
period comedy about a promising young speechwriter in ancient Rome whose ability to make the local village idiot sound like Caesar himself has landed him a job at the most prestigious PR firm in all of Ancient Rome
BURNS & COOLEY 8/13/12 8/13/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Gross Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Matt Gross as EP
· Meredith Philpott as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the top two neurosurgeons at a New York hospital who find themselves competing on every level - both personally and professionally - as they handle some of the toughest medical cases in the world involving the brain
BUY IT NOW 4/24/06 -
8/9/06
8/9/06 ABC unspecified
[series order rescinded]
previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Jay & Tony Show, The
· Madison Road Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Danica Krislovich as EP
· Flody Suarez as EP
· Jak Severson as EP
· Jay Blumenfield as EP
· N/A
· Tom Mazza as EP
· Tony Marsh as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) This feel-good series will help families realize one of their most meaningful dreams by putting a variety of prized possessions up for auction on eBay. Not only will family members have to willingly part with these beloved ... [continued]
CAESAR 8/27/15 8/27/15 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· John Glenn Entertainment
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Glenn as EP
· Matt Lopez as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama which reimagines Shakespeare's play Julius Caesar in modern-day Los Angeles, where the murder of the powerful Hispanic mayor sends shockwaves through the city's elite circles - and launches the search for a killer
CALL, THE 10/13/06 -
7/10/07
7/10/07 ABC ordered to pilot
[blind six-episode commitment]
previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Real Time Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Danny Comden as Nick Adams
· Jodi Lyn O'Keefe as Jenna "Kinky" Kincaid
· John Francis Daley as Tom Timlin
· Kal Penn as Ian Wode
· Kali Rocha as Wendy "The Wolf" Wolfram
[who's making it?]
· Andy Horne as PROD
· Bob Cochran as EP
· David Hemingson as CRTR/EP
· Howard Gordon as EP
· Joel Surnow as EP
· Michael Spiller as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Most people don't think about first responders until they need one. Nick Adams and Ian Wode are the paramedics you pray for when your life is in peril. Nick is the star paramedic at Aurora Healthco, a private ambulance serv... [continued]
CAMP SUNNYSIDE 1/5/04 1/5/04 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
· Scott Lew as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
a potential 13-episode limited series about the stay of three siblings at a summer camp from the point of view of one of them, a 12-year-old boy
CANARY 9/10/15 9/10/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Momentum Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Nick Hamm as EP
· Sabrina Eisenstadt as EP
· Zack Estrin as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a woman who risks everything to help a whistleblower come forward with secret information that will impact the lives of millions
CAN-CAN 9/7/18 9/7/18 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Hazy Mills Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Maysoon Zayid
[who's making it?]
· Joanna Quraishi as CRTR/EP
· Maysoon Zayid as CRTR/EP
· Sean Hayes as EP
· Todd Milliner as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which follows the life of a Muslim woman who has cerebral palsy, as she struggles to find love, the right career, and discover who she is separate of her opinionated Muslim parents
CANNED 2/11/09 -
3/31/09
3/31/09 ABC ordered to pilot
[pilot presentation (7-10 minutes) films tuesday, april 7]
previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Amanda Bynes as Sarabeth
· Baron Vaughn as Bryan (aka Kwang)
· Nelson Franklin as Justin
· Stephanie Lemelin as Marissa
· Tim Peper as Sam
[who's making it?]
· David S. Rosenthal as EP
· Gary Halvorson as DIR (Pilot)
· Kevin Etten as CRTR/EP
· Peter Traugott as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's web site, March 2009) They're young, they're moving up... and they've all just been canned. Five tight friends are about to find out what happens when their upwardly mobile lives turn upside down. College sweethearts, Sam and Marissa have... [continued]
CAPITAL CITY 10/13/06 -
2/5/07
2/5/07 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Battle Plan Productions
· DreamWorks Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Brian Goodman as TBA
· David Paymer as Fletcher
· Jeffrey D. Sams as TBA
· Katharine Ross as TBA
· Kyle Chandler as Mac McGinty
· Leslie Bibb as Paige Armstrong
· Mary Steenburgen as Elaine Summer
· Peter Fonda as President Bridgewater
· Peter Horton as TBA
· Tom Berenger as Senator Foxworthy
[who's making it?]
· Marc Frydman as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Rod Lurie as CO-EP
[what's it about?]
ensemble drama that follows a young woman's journey through the congressional landscape
CAPTAIN COOK'S EXTRAORDINARY ATLAS 3/28/08 -
12/10/09
12/10/09 ABC ordered to pilot
[plus three additional scripts]
previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Hal Holbrook as Dean Winters
· Janel Moloney as Marion Malloy
· Jodelle Ferland as Gwen Malloy
· Jonathan Cake as Bishop
· Nathan Gamble as Poe
· Patrick Breen as Porter Mallory
[who's making it?]
· Dawn Prestwich as CP
· Nicole Yorkin as CP
· Thomas Schlamme as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Tom Wheeler as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's web site, March 2009) For years it has been rumored that one of the greatest adventurers in history, Captain James Cook documented only a portion of his amazing voyages in the diary he presented to King George VI, secreting his most wondr... [continued]
CAR WASH 11/8/16 11/8/16 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Universal Television
· Will Packer Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eric Carlson as EP
· Kelly Meyer as EP
· Kenny Leon as CO-EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Korin D. Huggins as EP
· Matt Claybrooks as CRTR/EP
· Rob Horn as CRTR/EP
· Susan Carlson as EP
· Will Packer as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy based on the 1976 feature film which explores the family we build in order to survive - as seen through one kid's determination to create his own destiny, one man's struggle to accept who he has become and the bonds they form at ... [continued]
CAROLINE'S 11/18/05 11/18/05 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Apostle Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Caroline Hirsh as PROD
· Chuck Martin as WRTR/EP
· Denis Leary as EP
· Jim Serpico as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy based on the life of caroline hirsch, the founder of the caroline's comedy club in new york city
CARTOON MARRIAGE 9/16/11 9/16/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Vandalia Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Garner as EP
· Juliana Janes as EP
· Liza Donnelly as BOOK
· Michael Maslin as BOOK
· Terri Minsky as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy based on New Yorker cartoonists Michael Maslin and Liza Donnelly's book which tells the story of their marriage through their separate perspectives
CATCH, THE 6/25/03 -
9/5/05
9/5/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Bad Robot Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Daylia Wallace as Maddy Kozikowski
· Don Rickles as Roy Kozikowski
· Greg Grunberg as Tom "Koz" Kozikowski
· Joanne Kelly as Mo Kozikowski
· Kym Whitley as Honey Commons
· Maximillian Alexander
· Michelle Arthur as Stella
[who's making it?]
· Bryan Burk as EP
· J.J. Abrams as CRTR/EP
· Jesse Peretz as DIR (Pilot)
· John Eisendrath as CRTR/EP
· Thom Sherman as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Part detective, bounty hunter, bodyguard, and net-head, private investigators must be a one-stop shop for clients whose cases have slipped through law enforcement's cracks. And they do it all without back-up or free donuts.... [continued]
CATHERINE THE GREAT 11/12/13 11/12/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Martin Chase Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Charles Pugliese as PROD
· Debra Martin Chase as EP
· Michael Cristofer as CRTR/EP
· Robert Massie as BOOK
[what's it about?]
limited series based on Robert Massie's best-selling biography about the Russian empress' rise to become the world's richest and most powerful woman of her time
CATS & DOGS 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?]
· John Scott Shepherd as CRTR/EP
· Matthew Gross as EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available
CAUL OF THE WILD 1/7/04 1/7/04 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· FremantleMedia North America
· Vertikal Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jonathan Penner as CRTR/EP
· Marla Ginsburg as EP
· Stacy Title as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
no other details are available other than it is a detective drama
CHAMELEON 9/28/11 9/28/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners
· Dare to Pass Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrea Berloff as CRTR/EP
· Anthony Zuiker as EP
· JoAnn Alfano as EP
· Margaret Riley as EP
· Matthew Weinberg as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a female undercover FBI agent who is a master of disguise
CHANG FAMILY SAVES THE WORLD, THE ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Byron Mann as Chuck
· Dante Basco as Jason
· Lauren Tom as Jean
· Rona Figueroa as Kelli
[who's making it?]
· John Ridley as CRTR/EP
· Kevin Misher as EP
· Paris Barclay as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
centers on a family in which the parents are wutan temple warriors but keep that a secret from their kids - think "spy kids" for the small screen
CHANGE OF PLANS 12/13/10 12/13/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films and Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Marsh McCall as EP
· Ryan Raddatz as CRTR/EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a midwestern family running a small business out of their living room
CHANGES 11/1/13 11/1/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Ventimilia as CRTR/EP
· Joshua Sternin as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about two guys whose 30-year friendship was rocked when one of them became a woman
CHARLIE FOXTROT 9/16/16 -
4/5/17
4/5/17 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Ana Ortiz as Angelina
· Jason Biggs as Charlie Taylor
· Madalyn Horcher
· Nicolas Cantu
· Robert Baker as O'Brien
· Swoosie Kurtz as Sue
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Sam Sklaver as CRTR/EP
· Todd Holland as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2017) Jason Biggs is the loveable, eager-to-please Charlie Taylor. He is from a military family - but while his father earned a purple heart in Vietnam and his fearless brother Joe is about to be deployed to Iraq -- C... [continued]
CHEVY 1/10/14 -
5/8/15
5/8/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/8/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Aly Michalka as Molly
· Beverly D'Angelo as Beverly
· Chevy Chase as Chevy
· Ed Oxenbould as Taylor
· Grace Kaufman as Hope
· Maulik Pancholy as Amir
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Ben Taylor as DIR (Pilot)
· Beverly D'Angelo as EP
· Brad Copeland as CRTR/EP
· Chevy Chase as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) Chevy Chase returns to primetime and reunites with Beverly D'Angelo, his costar of the National Lampoon Vacation movies. They are Chev and Bebe-two baby boomers loving retirement since they gave up their house a... [continued]
CHOSEN 9/19/12 9/19/12 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John August as CRTR/EP
· Josh Friedman
[what's it about?]
drama which explores how a family's life is upended when their 15-year-old daughter is identified as the reincarnated prophet of a mysterious South American religion
CHUNK & BEAN 1/25/16 -
3/23/16
3/23/16 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Adam Rodriguez as Jim Rogerson
· Andy Daly as Stuart Dawson
· Anna Gunn as Connie Dawson
· Cyrus Arnold as Brian/"Chunk"
· Hassie Harrison as Denise Dawson
· Simon Belz as Ed/"Bean"
· Sofia Marie Gonzalez as Sarah Diamond
[who's making it?]
· Brian Donovan as CRTR/EP
· Chris Koch as DIR (Pilot)
· David Hemingson as EP
· Ed Herro as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2016) Brian, also known as Chunk is a hefty, teenage curmudgeon with ten percent of his ample girth devoted to the giant chip on his shoulder. Connie (Anna Gunn) will do anything to slim Brian down, whether he likes i... [continued]
CIRCLE, THE 10/20/11 10/20/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 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
· Richard Robbins as CRTR/EP
· Shonda Rhimes as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about 10 friends, adopted as children by a billionaire philanthropist, who begin to question their past when one of their own is murdered
CIRCUS OF THE STARS 1/18/08 -
4/16/08
4/16/08 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bunny Stivers as EP
· Michael Dempsey as EP
[what's it about?]
a potential revival of the 1980s series
CITY HALL 10/26/12 10/26/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gideon Yago as CRTR/EP
· Robert M. Sertner as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which follows the mayor of Oakland and her irreverent City Hall staff of twenty- and thirtysomethings who take on the political and social establishment of a city in crisis while trying to maintain their own personal and social lives
CITY OF DREAMS 12/7/10 12/7/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Littlefield Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· M. Scott Veach as CRTR/EP
· Warren Littlefield as EP
· William Martin as BOOK
[what's it about?]
(from Forge Books's web site, December 2010) "Can I interest you in saving America?" That's the text message Peter Fallon receives from a Wall Street bigwig. It's not a challenge he can turn down, especially since the country is in the midst of the w... [continued]
CLAN, THE 10/23/12 10/23/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Denver and Delilah Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Charlize Theron as EP
· Terry George as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
sweeping drama set in the Highlands of medieval Scotland, where the great clans battle one another and the Viking invaders
CLANDESTINE 9/30/13 9/30/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Tall Girl Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Mandy Safavi as EP
· Matthew Sand as CRTR/EP
· Melissa Rosenberg as EP
[what's it about?]
CIA drama about an unlikely asset: the hard-partying daughter of the American ambassador to the U.K.
CLASS 11 8/25/06 8/25/06 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Roundtable Ink

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gina Matthews
· Grant Scharbo
· Jeffrey Nachmanoff as CRTR/EP
· T.J. Waters as BOOK
[what's it about?]
drama about the c.i.a.'s first post-9/11 spy class, which is considered the largest and most diverse class in the agency's history
CLASSIC, THE 11/7/16 11/7/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Delirio Films
· Latin WE
· Mandalay Sports Media

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Billy McMillian as EP
· Chris Leggett as EP
· Luis Balaguera as EP
· Melissa Gelineau as EP
· Mike Tollin as EP
· Patricia Riggen as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Rafael Marmor as EP
· Sofia Vergara as EP
· Todd E. Kessler as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
family drama set in East Los Angeles and revolves around a legendary football rivalry between two high schools that are only five miles apart; against the backdrop of the rivalry, the series will follow a multi-generational family all striving for th... [continued]
CLEMENTINE 9/26/13 -
10/1/14
10/1/14 ABC ordered to pilot
[cast options extended on 10/1/14]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· David Strathairn as Henry Ross
· Edwin Hodge as Anthony Little
· Kathleen Munroe as Lydia Tomas
· Kevin Alejandro as Charlie Madsen
· McKenna Grace as TBA
· Mykelti Williamson as Ray Allison
· Nick Gehlfuss as Sebastian Ross
· Sarah Snook as Clementine Ross
[who's making it?]
· Dean Georgaris as CRTR/EP
· Ilene Staple as EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Michael Dinner as DIR (Pilot)
· Nick Pepper as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2014) Clementine (Sarah Snook) has psychic powers that are both a gift and a curse. And these days, mostly a curse. She is in prison for illegal gambling. And her young daughter, who lives with her ex, thinks Clementi... [continued]
CLIVE BARKERS HOTEL 8/19/09 8/19/09 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television
· Wonderland Sound and Vision

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Clive Barker
· Marcus Dunstan
· McG
· Patrick Melton
[what's it about?]
drama about a series of ghoulish incidents at a haunted hotel
CLOAK 11/24/03 11/24/03 ABC script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Grammnet Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jon Ward as CRTR/EP
· Juan Carlos Coto as CRTR/EP
· Kelsey Grammer as EP
· Steve Stark as EP
[what's it about?]
spy drama that plans to follow the work of a physicist-turned-spy within the bureau of diplomatic security, who must face off with various cunning rivals
COLD BLOOD 8/29/14 8/29/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Janine Sherman Barrois as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about Dr. Cara West, an African-American attending who joins the staff of New York Memorial, the world's most prestigious hospital, after the mysterious disappearance of one of their doctors
COLE TRACER, PI 10/14/05 10/14/05 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anthony Russo as DIR/EP
· David Collard as WRTR/EP
· Joe Russo as DIR/EP
· Sean Bailey as EP
[what's it about?]
offbeat drama about ben martin, a blacklisted actor who opts to become a real detective after his show gets axed
COMMITTED 9/17/19 9/17/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· iHeartMedia
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Jerome Schwartz as CRTR/EP
· Jo Piazza as EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Shannon Goss as CRTR/EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
anthology drama series that explores modern life through the lens of contemporary marriage in America
COMMON AREAS 10/29/18 10/29/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television
· Stoller Global Solutions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Conor Welch as EP
· Hilary Winston as CRTR/EP
· Mat Harawitz as CRTR/EP
· Nick Stoller as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about the residents of the micro-units in luxury buildings, where they can get a bedroom for the price of an apartment in any other city; these dorm residents are getting a lot more than just a tiny bedroom and athlete's foot, the... [continued]
COMPANY, THE 8/9/05 8/9/05 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 25C Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Carl Beverly as EP
· Richard Dresser as WRTR/EP
· Sarah Timberman as EP
[what's it about?]
dark comedy set in the world of pharmaceuticals
COMPLETENESS 10/4/18 10/4/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· SMAC Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adam Stein as CRTR/EP
· Constance Schwartz as EP
· James Griffiths as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Michael Strahan as EP
· Thea Mann as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a company sets out a shingle to provide its clients with what's missing in their lives; whatever you need - a friend, a mother, a grandson, a husband - the Complete Company's versatile facilitators can become it for you
COMPLICATIONS 9/22/06 9/22/06 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Jerry Bruckheimer Television
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Amy Holden Jones as CRTR/EP
· Jerry Bruckheimer as EP
· Jonathan Littman as EP
· KristieAnne Reed as CP
[what's it about?]
drama that takes a behind-the-scenes look at the staff and patients of a hospital
COMPLIKATED 10/26/12 10/26/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Bob and Alice Produtions
· Red Hour Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Bonnie Hunt as Kate
[who's making it?]
· Ben Stiller as EP
· Bonnie Hunt as CRTR/EP
· Debbie Liebling as EP
· Don Lake as CRTR/EP
· Stuart Cornfeld as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a confidently insecure woman with a complicated life
CON TEST, THE 5/5/06 -
6/1/06
6/1/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FremantleMedia North America
· Gallowgate Productions
· Talkback Thames Television

[related genres]
· game show
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ant as EP
· Dec as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The Con Test is a game for those who have the wit, nerves and guile to bluff their way to an exorbitant amount of cash. Dont understand the questions? Fake it. Dont know the answers? Lie. All that matters is that your oppon... [continued]
CONTACT WITH GEORGE ANDERSON ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot
[backdoor pilot]
previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· George Anderson as Himself
· Jim Moret as Host
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Barone as EP
· John Redmann as EP
[what's it about?]
backdoor pilot special featuring psychic george anderson
COP SHOW 1/11/05 1/11/05 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Principato-Young Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Aboud as WRTR/EP
· Michael Colton as WRTR/EP
· Paul Young as EP
· Peter Principato as EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a single-camera comedy
CORRESPONDENTS 1/24/06 -
1/27/09
1/27/09 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The
· Shondaland Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Jeffrey Dean Morgan
[who's making it?]
· Betsy Beers as EP
· Julie Lynn as EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Peter Horton as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Shonda Rhimes as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about four female journalists from different media who travel the country
CORSAIRS, THE ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Balthazar Getty as Peter
· Gretchen Egolf as Shelby
· John Larroquette as Brandon
· Martin Landau as Jarvis
· Patrick Dempsey as Eric
· Philip Baker Hall as TBA
· Robert Sean Leonard as Russell
[who's making it?]
· Anita Addison as EP
· Ken Topolsky as EP
· Larry Gelbart as CRTR/EP
· Michael Dinner as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
soap revolving around a big international media baron's (john larroquette) relationships with his family and enemies
COUCH DETECTIVE 9/8/14 9/8/14 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Jerry Bruckheimer Television
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jerry Bruckheimer as EP
· Jonathan Littman as EP
· KristieAnne Reed as CO-EP
· Lauren Iungerich as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a thirty-something female couch detective who solves crimes based on her encyclopedic knowledge of every true-crime TV special, police procedural and made-for-TV movie
COUNTDOWN 12/16/03 -
2/3/05
2/3/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· FremantleMedia North America
· Vertikal Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Adam Beach as Bob Horne
· Chi McBride as Capt. John Richardson
· Jason O'Mara as Lt. Danny Taylor
· Louis Mandylor as Breckles
· Rick Gomez as Jaime Vargas
· Salli Richardson as Karen Fitzpatrick
[who's making it?]
· Christopher Yost as CRTR/EP
· David Frankel as DIR (Pilot)
· Graham Yost as CRTR/EP
· Marla Ginsburg as EP
· Michael Harbert as CO-EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Against the most desperate and dangerous of armed criminals there's only one team you can trust. Special Weapons And Tactics. These heroes of urban combat rescue hostages, arrest violent suspects, take down terrorists, and ... [continued]
COUNTER CULTURE 10/7/10 -
10/4/12
10/4/12 ABC script
[pilot order rescinded/was set to film on wednesday, april 18]
previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Briga Heelan as Jill
· Delta Burke as Nonie Hayes
· Doris Roberts as Aunt Lee
· Ken Howard as Ken Cox
· Kerri Kenney as Billie Haynes
· Luis Guzman as Alonzo Gonzales
· Margo Martindale as Joyce Cox
[who's making it?]
· Claudia Lonow as EP
· Stephnie Weir as CRTR/EP
· Ted Wass as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) Welcome to the Wagon Wheel Diner. Proudly serving Waverly, Texas since 1952. You could call it a greasy spoon, but the Haynes sisters might make you eat your words, right along with the Blue Plate Special. Here,... [continued]
COUNTING BACKWARDS 9/26/13 9/26/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· One-Two Punch Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Deborah Spera as EP
· Maria Grasso as EP
· Ryan Tavlin as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on the 2007 feature of the same name, about a lovable loser who, after being diagnosed with a rare terminal illness, moves back home to start living the good life that he should have been all along and starts writing a novel about t... [continued]
COUPLES ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Cress Williams as Marcus
· Ever Carradine as Beth
· Sabrina Lloyd as Annie
· Scott Grimes as Owen
· Tamala Jones as Julia
· Vincent Ventresca as Arthur
[who's making it?]
· David Ronn as CRTR/EP
· Jay Scherick as CRTR/EP
· Marc Buckland as DIR (Pilot)
· Nena Rodrigue as EP
[what's it about?]
a thirtysomething relationship comedy
COURTROOM 302 10/11/10 -
9/20/11
9/20/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Noah Hawley as CRTR/EP
· Steve Bogira as BOOK
· Steven Maeda as CRTR/EP (Original)
[what's it about?]
(from Random House's web site, October 2010) Courtroom 302 is the fascinating story of one year in Chicago's Cook County Criminal Courthouse, the busiest felony courthouse in the country. Here we see the system through the eyes of the men and women w... [continued]
CRAZY WONDERFUL 10/13/17 -
5/21/18
5/21/18 ABC ordered to pilot previously 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
· Ginger Gonzaga as Lola (Adult Voice)
· 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]
CRIME PREVENTION UNIT 8/18/06 8/18/06 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Heyday Films
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Daniel Cerone as CRTR/EP
· David Heyman as EP
· Declan Croghan as CRTR (U.K. Series)
[what's it about?]
drama about a police division that tracks and apprehends criminals before they are able to commit a crime
CRIMINAL 8/9/16 8/9/16 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Berlanti Productions
· 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 after falling prey to a CIA sting, a fast-talking, hedonistic con man and his ragtag team of criminals must complete an ongoing series of missions to clear their names and steal an unknown number of long-forgotten relics that could change... [continued]
CRIMINAL MASTERMIND, THE ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Brad Grey Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Ashley Scott as Ronnie
· Brian Posehn as Rookie
· Jake Hoffman as Ned
· John Ennis as Henry VII
· Lochlyn Munro as Mike
· Mark McKinney as Nemesis
[who's making it?]
· Brad Grey as EP
· Paul Simms as CRTR/EP
· Tim Steele as PROD
· Troy Miller as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
N/A
CRUSH 11/5/15 11/5/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Robert Kamen as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a woman who, after her hedge fund crashes, inherits a vineyard in the foothills of the Sierra Mountains near a town populated with eccentric people
CRYSTAL 11/9/15 11/9/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Casey Wilson as EP
· Elizabeth Laime as CRTR/SP
· June Diane Raphael as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a hustler from the wrong side of the trailer park who, fresh out of prison, lands a job in the suburbs as an in-home health aide
CULT OF MAC 11/28/11 11/28/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Tony McNamara as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about Ted Macfadden, "who casts back into his 1987 Chicago childhood with his iconoclastic/crazy dad Mac for inspiration in parenting his progressive, modern San Francisco family
CUPCAKE MEN 10/3/19 10/3/19 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· ABC Studios
· Lee Daniels Entertainment
· SMAC Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Constance Schwartz-Morini as EP
· Lee Daniels as EP
· Marc Velez as EP
· Michael Strahan as EP
· Owen Smith as CRTR/EP
· Thea Mann as CO-EP
[what's it about?]
comedy inspired by the real life story of former Tennessee Titans Brian Orakpo and Michael Griffin who, along with their childhood friend Bryan Hynson, opened a cupcake shop in Austin, Texas
CUT, THE 8/19/03 8/19/03 ABC script previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Debrah Farentino as EP
· Gregory Hoblit as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jason Cahill as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
ensemble drama focuses on the personal lives and professional struggles of first-year med students in boston
CUTTHROAT 1/20/10 -
3/27/10
3/27/10 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Escher Holloway as Ivan
· Isa Briones as Lily Cabrera
· Jon Seda as Frankie
· Mia Maestro as Nina Cabrera
· Peggy Lipton as Sandy
· Roselyn Sanchez as Nina Cabrera (Originally Cast)
· Sarah Wynter as Sophia
· Teo Briones as Alex Cabrera
[who's making it?]
· Bronwen Hughes as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Michele Fazekas as CRTR/EP
· Tara Butters as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2010) By all appearances, Nina Cabrera has a perfect life: a fantastic home in Beverly Hills, three beautiful children, great cars, great clothes. But things aren't always as they seem. In addition to everything else ... [continued]
CUTTING IT 10/20/03 10/20/03 ABC script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· ITV Studios
· Junction Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ann Johnson as EP
· Jon Turteltaub as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Mark Perry as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
u.s. version of the hit british sitcom revolving around a husband and wife who own a salon in atlanta
DAISY DOOLEY DOES DIVORCE 10/19/05 10/19/05 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· ABC Studios
· Katalyst Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anna Pasternack as WRTR/EP
· Ashton Kutcher as EP
· Ben Wexler as WRTR/EP
· Jason Goldberg as EP
· John Peters as EP
· Karey Burke as EP
· Michael Engler as DIR/EP
[what's it about?]
dramedy about the post-divorce love lives of an ensemble cast; based on a series of columns from the u.k. newspaper "the mail"
DAKOTA 10/1/12 10/1/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· One-Two Punch Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Chapman as CRTR/EP
· Deborah Spera as EP
· John Eisendrath as CRTR/EP
· Maria Grasso as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about how an oil boom in the tiny farm town of Williston, North Dakota affects its residents, both new and old
DAMAGE CONTROL 10/2/15 10/2/15 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· ABC Studios
· Marvel Television

[related genres]
· based on a comic book
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Karlin as CRTR/EP
· David Miner as EP
· Jeph Loeb as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about the overworked, underpaid, clean up crew of the Marvel Universe specializing in dealing with the aftermath of the unique fallout from superhero conflicts
DAMAGED GOODS 9/3/13 -
5/9/14
5/9/14 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/9/14]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Anna Camp as Nicole
· Ben Lawson as Michael
· Jennifer Aspen as Alexis
· Justin Hartley as Tim
· Kellee Stewart as Betsy
· Kyle Jones as Kyle
· Steve Talley as Jason
[who's making it?]
· Declan Lowney as DIR (Pilot)
· Lauren Iungerich as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2014) Successful lawyer Nicole (Anna Camp) works at a law firm with her boyfriend Tim, who is about to be promoted to Partner. But when she gets the promotion, Tim is humiliated, and her love life plummets as fast as ... [continued]
DAN SHOW, THE 3/11/03 -
4/2/03
4/2/03 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Mohawk Productions
· Warner Bros. Television
· Wonderland Sound and Vision

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Dan Finnerty as Dan
· Emily Deschanel as Sam
· Gerald McRaney as Ray
· Michael DeLuise as Patrick
· Miriam Shor as Mary Alice
· Rino Wilson as Henry
[who's making it?]
· Bruce Helford as EP
· Bruce Rasmussen as CRTR/EP
· Deborah Oppenheimer as EP
· John Pasquin as DIR (Pilot)
· Matt Ember as CRTR/EP
· McG as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them... complete with back-up singers. Meet Dan, a moderately talented, deeply aspiring wannabe songwriter whose life has reached a crossroads... [continued]
DANGEROUS LIAISONS 1/24/14 -
5/9/14
5/9/14 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/9/14]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Britne Oldford as Cecelia Karelle
· Daphne Rubin-Vega as Rosa Cansino
· Elliot Knight as Leo James
· Katie Holmes as Ann Walker
· Melissa George as Margot Worth Cole
· Oded Fehr as Anderson Cole
· Rufus Sewell as Philip Fitzgerald Julien
[who's making it?]
· Erwin Stoff as EP
· Ilene Staple as EP
· Richard LaGravenese as CRTR/EP
· Taylor Hackford as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Wren Arthur as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2014) They are two New York socialites, equally skilled in the art of manipulation, living by their own amoral codes. Philip Fitzgerald Julien (Rufus Sewell) drips intelligence, wit and sensuality. His female counterp... [continued]
DARK HORSE 1/4/12 -
3/29/12
3/29/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Coach
· ??? as Father Anselm
· ??? as Gaston
· ??? as James Brett
· ??? as Ruth Ingrid Wozniac
· Gabriella Wilde as Wynter-Lee Cardigan
· Laila Robins as Angelica Teras
· Linus Roache as Senator John Daniel Teras
· Martin Landau as Mr. Armin
· Max Thieriot as Carter Henderson
· Monique Gabriela Curnen as Senior Special Agent Meyers
· Yaya DaCosta as Amy
[who's making it?]
· Harald Kloser as CRTR/EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Nick Pepper as EP
· Roland Emmerich as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) He thought his future was in an astrophysics lab. His true calling lies somewhere closer to the White House. During a rainy rugby game, undergrad Carter Henderson (Max Thieriot - Foreverland) is struck by a powe... [continued]
DEALBREAKER 11/1/10 11/1/10 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Radar Pictures

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dave Horwitz as BOOK
· Laura McCreary as CRTR/EP
· Marisa Pinson as BOOK
· Mike Weber as EP
· Nahnatchka Khan as CRTR/EP
· Ted Field as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy based on the blog-turned-novel of the same name, a hilarious reference guide to the qualities that, when discovered, transform the "date you hope to go home with" into the "date you pray never calls again"
DEATH OF EVA SOFIA VALDEZ, THE 9/25/15 -
3/23/16
3/23/16 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Fazekas & Butters

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alison Fernandez
· Angelica Celaya as Dominique
· Christian Ochoa as Nicolas Valdez
· Christina Pickles as Astrid
· Debra Mooney as Clara
· Eric Close as Blair Monroe
· Gina Torres as Eva Sofia Valdez
· Jeimy Osorio as Luz
· Marta Milans
· Melora Hardin as Courtney Monroe
· Raúl Castillo as Sebastian
· Zabryna Guevara
[who's making it?]
· Charise Castro Smith as CRTR/CO-EP
· Michele Fazekas as EP
· Tara Butters as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2016) Born and raised in Havana, Eva Sofia Valdez (Gina Torres) immigrated to Miami and won herself the American dream through decades of hard work. With a small conglomerate of local businesses and a tight-knit, lovi... [continued]
DEEP END, THE (2008 VERSION) 8/31/07 -
3/31/09
3/31/09 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Hart Sterling
· ??? as Tanya
· Ben Lawson as Liam Priory
· Gail O'Grady as Susan Oppenhiem
· Jonathan Adams as Robert Craft
· Matt Long as Dylan Hewitt
· Morena Baccarin as Beth Bancroft
· Norbert Leo Butz as Rowdy Kaiser
· Roger Bart as Cliff Huddle
· Tina Majorino as Addy Fisher
[who's making it?]
· David Hemingson as CRTR/EP
· Dean Parisot as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) In the cutthroat legal profession, Dylan Hewitt is a real rarity: a nice guy. Against his better instincts, he's taken his first job out of law school at L.A.'s toughest firm: Sterling, Huddle, Oppenheim, and Craft—the kind... [continued]
DEJA VU 10/6/15 10/6/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 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
· Eric Charmelo as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Nicole Snyder as CRTR/EP
· Richard Shepard as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a successful businesswoman who, after losing her husband and soulmate 22 years ago, finally gets a second chance at love; but things get complicated when, on the eve of her engagement party, she meets a man believed to be the reincarnated... [continued]
DELORES & JERMAINE 9/2/14 -
5/7/15
5/7/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/7/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Christina Moore as Ebony
· Ernie Hudson as Rick
· Gary Perez as Mr. Ross
· Jennia Fredrique as Mom
· Jermaine Fowler as Jermaine
· Roy Wood Jr. as Dad
· Whoopi Goldberg as Delores
[who's making it?]
· Avi Gilbert as EP
· Beth McCarthy-Miller as DIR (Pilot)
· Daniel Chun as EP
· Jermaine Fowler as CRTR/CO-EP
· Kristin Newman as EP
· Michael Rotenberg as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) Jermaine (Jermaine Fowler) is the first person in his family to go to college... and also the first to drop out. Even though this idealistic millennial has big dreams of being, well, something really big, he jus... [continued]
DEMARCO AFFAIRS 1/16/04 -
11/3/06
11/3/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· David E. Kelley Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Chris Diamantopolous as Ernesto Boticelli
· Chris William Martin as Copeland
· Jonathan Silverman as Eddie Rosen
· Lara Cox as Erika Liechtanstein
· Lindsay Sloane as Samantha "Sammy" DeMarco
· Sabrina Lloyd as Jessica DeMarco
· Selma Blair as Kate DeMarco
[who's making it?]
· David E. Kelley as EP
· Jason Katims as CRTR/EP
· Jonathan Pontell as EP
· Michael Dinner as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) A wedding is the most important day of a woman's life. Unless you're a wedding planner doing three a day. Then it's an endless opportunity for disaster – professional, personal and financial. Equal partners – though Sammy s... [continued]
DEPARTMENT ZERO 5/24/10 5/24/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Javier Grillo-Marxuach as CRTR/EP
· Jonathan Maberry as BOOK
[what's it about?]
drama about the department of military sciences - a special unit that fights enemies armed with cutting-edge technology
DERRICK STORM 8/21/14 8/21/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew W. Marlowe as EP
· Gregory Poirier as CRTR/EP
· Terri Edda Miller as EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on Richard Castle's fictional hero, a PI-turned-spy working for the CIA
DESIGNING WOMEN 9/13/18 9/13/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Harry Thomason as EP
· Linda Bloodworth Thomason as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
sequel series to the former CBS staple which will follow the next generation of Sugarbakers with a crop of new, young, female designers at an Atlanta interior design firm
DETECTIVES, THE 10/18/12 10/18/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Lynda Obst Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Lynda Obst as EP
· Manny Coto as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a female internal affairs investigator who is tasked with rebuilding the LAPD's special detective unit after she spearheads the probe into a corruption scandal that ultimately brings the department to its knees
DEVIL DOCS 12/16/03 12/16/03 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Timberman-Beverly Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Carl Beverly as EP
· Gary Tieche as CRTR/EP
· Sarah Timberman as EP
[what's it about?]
a new drama which focuses on physicians in war zones
DEXTER PREP ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brad Grey Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Andrew Bilgore as Peterson
· Edward Kerr as Jim
· Melanie Deanne Moore as Meg
· Nicole Sullivan as Nancy
· Stephen Root as Charles
[who's making it?]
· Brad Grey as EP
· James Burrows as DIR (Pilot)
· Paul Simms as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
revolves around a group of teachers at an all-boys boarding school
DIGITAL FORTRESS 9/11/14 9/11/14 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Imagine Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brian Grazer as EP
· Dan Brown as BOOK
· Francie Calfo as EP
· Josh Goldin as CRTR/EP
· Rachel Abramowitz as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Dan Brown's book, a sexy cat-and-mouse game between a Snowden-esque character who is threatening to release all of the government's secrets to the highest bidder and a female cryptographer and her elite team who are tasked to sto... [continued]
DINKS 9/11/13 9/11/13 ABC put pilot
[pilot production commitment, awaiting green light]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· June Diane Raphael
[who's making it?]
· Casey Wilson as CRTR/EP
· Jonathan Groff as CRTR/EP
· June Diane Raphael as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a thirty-something couple (double-income, no kids) that straddles the line between life with kids and single life without them
DIRTY BIRDS 10/6/06 10/6/06 ABC script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Original Film
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Neal H. Moritz as EP
· Susan McMartin as CRTR/EP
· Vivian Cannon as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy at about three women in their sexual prime
DIRTY GIRLS 10/18/12 10/18/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 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?]
· Andrea Shay as EP
· Gillian Telling as BOOK
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Moe Jelline as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a group of female friends who reveal the dirty truth about the secret lives of women
DIRTY LAUNDRY 10/8/12 10/8/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Amanda Lasher as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
dramedy that explores the twisted underbelly of marriage and parenthood
DISCOUNTED 11/6/12 11/6/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Borderline Amazing Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Fortune Feimster as Missy
[who's making it?]
· Brad Wollack as EP
· Brian Jarvis as CRTR/CO-EP
· Chelsea Handler as EP
· Fortune Feimster as CRTR/CO-EP
· Jim Freeman as CRTR/CO-EP
· Michael Pennie as EP
· Tom Brunelle as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about half-sisters who are trying desperately to keep their family's furniture store afloat
DISH 9/29/14 9/29/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Dark Toy Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Cindy Chupack as CRTR/EP
· Karey Burke as EP
· Todd Holland as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about three female friends in Venice, CA - one single, one married, one a single mother - who meet once a week at a restaurant called Dish to dish about life, love, career, and the myth of having it all
DISRUPTERS, THE 11/4/16 11/4/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sander-Moses Productions
· Vendetta Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Byrdie Lifson-Pompan as CP
· Carla Kettner as CRTR/EP
· Jennifer Klein as EP
· Kim Moses as EP
· Sheldon Turner as EP
· Valerie Ulene as CP
[what's it about?]
drama about a former high-powered Hollywood executive and an idealistic physician who are partners and best friends; together with their staff of brilliant misfits, they are patient advocates who will stop at nothing to ensure their clients receive t... [continued]
DIVA THE DOC AND THE JOC, THE 9/2/14 -
5/8/15
5/8/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/8/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 3 Arts Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Efren Ramirez as Jose Luis
· Greg Grunberg as Gary
· Marissa Jaret Winokur as Donna
· Mary Lynn Rajskub as Susie
· Megan Hilty as Irene
· Tony Rock as Ty
[who's making it?]
· Alex Hardcastle as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jonathan Berry as EP
· Judah Miller as CRTR/EP
· Tom Lassally as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) Gary and Irene's eight-year-old son, Gus, is not exactly a chip off the old block. Gary, a geriatric physician, is intellectual and conflict-averse. His Tony-awardwinning wife, Irene (Megan Hilty), gave up her g... [continued]
DIVORCE: A LOVE STORY 10/31/11 -
1/12/15
1/12/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/10/13; filmed on 4/27/13]
previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Reshet
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Irma
· Adam Goldberg as Ike
· Amy Aquino as Irma (Originally Cast)
· Andrea Anders as Robin
· Jason Jones as Kenny
· Regina King as Cassandra
[who's making it?]
· Daniel Lappin as CRTR/EP
· Mike Sikowitz as CRTR/EP
· Noa Tishby as EP
· Pamela Fryman as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2013) Kenny and Robin were terrible as a married couple, but as exes, they're extraordinary. If only they'd skipped the marriage completely and gone straight to the divorce. Their friends Ike and Cassandra enjoy a hap... [continued]
DOCUMENTING LOVE 8/26/16 8/26/16 ABC put pilot
[pilot production commitment, awaiting green light]
previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Akil Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Mara Brock Akil as CRTR/EP
· Salim Akil as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedic love story about a modern-day power couple
DOG DAYS ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Carsey-Werner-Mandabach

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Caryn Mandabach as EP
· David Goetsch as CRTR/EP
· Jason Venokur as CRTR/EP
· Marcy Carsey as EP
· Ross Venokur as CRTR/EP
· Tom Werner as EP
[what's it about?]
N/A
DON'T DO THIS, DON'T DO THAT 7/30/08 7/30/08 ABC script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Promofilm US

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bob Kushell as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
a documentary-style look at the lives of two families
DONT PANIC 10/24/11 10/24/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gabrielle Allan as CRTR/EP
· Jennifer Close as BOOK
· Jennifer Crittenden as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a group of female friends as they navigate the ups and downs of post-college life in new york city, all while suffering through an endless cycle of weddings and bridal showers
DOOMSDAY PROJECT, THE 8/29/16 -
6/26/17
6/26/17 ABC ordered to pilot
[cast options extended on 6/26/17]
previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Carol Mendelsohn Productions
· Pernomium Pictures
· Signal Hill Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Claire Holt as Kayla Greene
· Dan Byrd as Nate Hensley
· Jack Davenport as Warren Moore
· Justin Chatwin as Chris Wyatt
· Rachelle Lefevre as Faye Walsh
· Rochelle Aytes as Elle Trask
· Taye Diggs as Davis Albright
[who's making it?]
· Carol Mendelsohn as EP
· Joachim Ronning as DIR (Pilot)
· Julie Weitz as EP
· Mark Bianculli as CRTR/EP
· V.J. Boyd as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2017) As a preventive measure, the U.S. government assembled a think tank of the most brilliant, out-of-the-box thinkers from various disciplines -- military, entertainment, science, and technology - tasked with dream... [continued]
DORCHESTER HEIGHTS 11/6/09 11/6/09 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films and Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Nikki Toscano as CRTR/EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about five best friends in south boston whose bond is threatened when secrets emerge after a close friend dies
DOUBLE FELIX 8/30/12 8/30/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Junction Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan Shotz as CO-EP
· Jon Turteltaub as EP
· Karim Zreik as CO-EP
· Pamela Davis as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a family man who after suffering from a traumatic brain injury attempts to regain his memory and discovers he may have been part of a domestic terrorist plot
DOUBLE LIFE OF EMILY REED, THE 12/2/13 12/2/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Temple Hill Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Diamond as CRTR/EP
· David Weissman as CRTR/EP
· Larry Gilbert as EP
· Marty Bowen as EP
· Wyck Godfrey as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a 35-year-old divorcee who lives each day twice - once as a divorced mother of two in suburban New Jersey, and again as a successful independent New York business woman
DOUBT 9/18/12 -
3/2/15
3/2/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/10/13]
previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Carla Gugino as Linda Chapman
· Greg Grunberg as Mark Calzonetti
· John Pankow as Mr. Syd Newman
· Kacey Rohl as Monica
· Mercedes Ruehl as Mrs. Syd Newman
· Rockmond Dunbar as Steve Adams
· Steve Coogan as Vincent J. Calzonetti
[who's making it?]
· David Shore as CRTR/EP
· Thomas Schlamme as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2013) "Everything's going to be okay", that is the mantra defense attorney Vince Calzonetti invokes to his clients, co-workers, and friends when things are at their worst. And with Vince, it seems things are always at... [continued]
DOWN IN THE VALLEY 12/9/16 12/9/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· TriStar Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Posamentier as CRTR/EP
· Geoff Moore as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a talented female police officer who returns home to Napa Valley to support her struggling family after her troubled sister disappears and leaves her infant daughter in need of care; when she joins the Napa County Sheriff's Department to ... [continued]
DREAM HOUSE 4/11/07 4/11/07 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Horizon Television

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from Warner Horizon Television's press release) We are looking for colorful and diverse couples of all backgrounds who are recently married and want to move into their dream home. Couples will compete in challenges that are both mental and physical ... [continued]
DREAM TEAM 8/24/15 -
3/23/16
3/23/16 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Here Comes Scrappy
· Kari's Logo Here
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Addison Osta Smith as Miley
· Betty Gilpin as Robin
· Carlos Leal as Carlos Diaz
· Justin Long as Marty Shumacher
· Lindsey Kraft as Michaela
· Michael Mosley as Rick Johnson
· Michelle Buteau as Olga Diaz
· Wanda Sykes as Leslie
· Wynn Everett as Denise Johnson
[who's making it?]
· Bill Wrubel as CRTR/EP
· Kari Lizer as CRTR/EP
· Marc Buckland as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2016) Kari Lizer and Bill Wrubel (Will & Grace) bring us Dream Team, based on their experiences as soccer parents. With documentary-style elements, Dream Team centers on club soccer coach Marty Shumacher (Justin Long)... [continued]
DRESS TO KILL 9/24/12 9/24/12 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Imagine Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brian Grazer as EP
· Francie Calfo as EP
· Jessica Sharzer as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama described as an erotic thriller/soap set in the New York fashion world with whodunit mystery at the heart of it
DRIFT 1/17/06 -
6/16/06
6/16/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brancato-Salke Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Amy Carlson as Lauren
· Chazz Palminteri as Joseph DiCaro
· Jason O'Mara as Ray Hakansovich
· Marcia Gay Harden as Cheryl
· Naelee Rae as Maddie
· Vanessa Ferlito as Georgia Fields
[who's making it?]
· Bert Salke as EP
· Chris Brancato as EP
· John Glenn as CRTR/EP
· Paul W.S. Anderson as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The human mind is a complex mystery. It allows us to feel emotions, to process everyday life, to think, and to dream. It also determines how we deal with extremes situations...such as the extreme grief felt by the loss of a... [continued]
DTLA 12/7/16 12/7/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Working Title Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Amy Talkington as CRTR/EP
· Andrew Stearn as EP
· Eric Fellner as EP
· Liza Chasin as EP
· Richard Arlook as CO-EP
· Tim Bevan as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a celebrity choreographer who must fight to protect her status, family, business and secrets while she grooms a vulnerable young protege who will put her back on top
DUET 11/13/19 11/13/19 ABC script (with penalty) currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Lionsgate Television
· Tannenbaum Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alan Zachary as CRTR/EP
· Austin Winsberg as CRTR/EP
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Jason Wang as CO-EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Michael Weiner as CRTR/EP
· Richard Shepard as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about Delilah Jones, who finds herself jumping back and forth between life as a pop icon and an alternate reality where she never left her hometown, got married and had a child and works as a high school music teacher
DUMB FUCK 8/13/12 8/13/12 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FishBowl Worldwide Media

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bruce Gersh as EP
· Hank Nelken as CRTR/EP
· Shaleen Desai as EP
· Susan Levison as EP
· Vin Di Bona as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about an average guy and his brilliant wife who, due to financial hardship, are forced to live with her family of highly intelligent but emotionally stunted geniuses
EARTHQUAKE 10/9/03 -
5/10/04
5/10/04 ABC ordered to pilot
[7-10 minute presentation]
previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Tollin-Robbins Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Charles Duckworth as Calvin
· Christopher Pinnick as Erwin
· Earthquake as Quake
· Holly Robinson-Peete as Heaven
· Johnny Sneed as Steve
· Rhyon Nicole Brown as Sharisse
· Steven Walsh as Junior
· Tami Anderson as Debbie
[who's making it?]
· Brian Robbins as EP
· David Goldman as EP
· David Himelfarb as EP
· Gil Junger as DIR (Pilot)
· Joe Davola as EP
· Les Firestein as CRTR/EP
· Michael Tollin as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Feel the tremors as political correctness shatters around you. Earthquake's loud aggressive stand-up comedy has audiences rolling in the aisles and stomping their feet. Beat cop Earthquake is not the luckiest man in DC. If ... [continued]
EAST WILLYB 11/13/18 11/13/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kronicle Media

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Julia Ahumada Grob as CRTR/EP
· Korin Williams as EP
· Monique Nash as EP
· Yamin Segal as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
small screen on the web series which revolves around a truly unconventional family, dysfunctional neighbors who populate the last hold-out dive bar in gentrified Brooklyn
EASY LIVING ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Artists Television Group

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alan Tudyk
[who's making it?]
· Andy Cadiff as DIR (Pilot)
· Bill Diamond as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
N/A
ECHO POINT 4/28/17 4/28/17 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Safehouse Pictures

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeff Richard as CRTR/EP
· Joby Harold as EP
· Matt Schwartz as CO-EP
· Tory Tunnell as EP
[what's it about?]
drama said to be in the vein of sci-fi thrillers "Source Code" or "Edge of Tomorrow"
EDGAR FLOATS 1/22/10 -
6/16/10
6/16/10 ABC ordered to pilot
[plus six additional scripts]
previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Ravich-Shariat Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alex Solowitz as Mason (Original Pilot)
· Alicia Witt as Sandra Breakey (Original Pilot)
· Derek Webster as Eugene Tunick (Original Pilot)
· Raoul Trujillo as Jesus (Original Pilot)
· Robert Patrick as Nicholas Breakey
· Tom Cavanagh as Edgar Floats (Original Pilot)
[who's making it?]
· Far Shariat as EP
· Jace Alexander as DIR (Pilot)
· Rand Ravich as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2010) Does every man need to get punched in the face at least once? After a lifetime of playing it safe, police psychologist Edgar Floats suddenly feels something's missing from his drab, grey, civil servant life. Ove... [continued]
EDUCATING LEWIS 11/24/03 -
1/31/05
1/31/05 ABC ordered to pilot
[7-10 minute presentation]
previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Anne Dudek as Jackie
· Brad Raider as Peter
· Lewis Black as Lewis Tanner
· Michael Boatman as Joe
· Stephanie Childers as Kate
[who's making it?]
· Ted Wass as DIR (Pilot)
· Victor Fresco as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) High School principal is a tough job. And though the candidates say all the right clichés, the school board can't find one worth hiring. Maybe they need someone who cares about teaching. Someone with practical ideas. Someon... [continued]
EIGHT HUNDRED GRAPES 10/13/17 10/13/17 ABC put pilot previously 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
EL CHIRINGUITO DE PEPE 11/9/15 11/9/15 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Campanario Entertainment
· Small Dog Picture Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Donald Todd as CRTR/EP
· Jaime Davila as EP
· Jason Winer as EP
· Sergio Aguero as EP
[what's it about?]
domestic stake on Curro Velázquez's Spanish drama series about a world-famous chef who comes to a small beach town to work his magic on his father's failing cantina and is surprised to find the town working its own magic on him
ELIGIBLE 9/7/17 9/7/17 ABC script previously 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
EMMA CAVENDISH 11/13/14 11/13/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Emile Gladstone Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Christopher Silber as CRTR/EP
· Emile Gladstone as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a young attorney who discovers a long-buried secret about her family; the revelation upends her career and personal life, making her question everything she believed about herself
EMPIRE STATE 1/30/09 -
5/10/11
5/10/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Ana de la Reguera as Ellen Cochrane
· Beau Garrett as Annabelle Maddox
· David Call as Davis Cochrane
· David Morse as James Cochrane
· Gail O'Grady as Laurel Cochrane
· Kathleen Quinlan as Colleen Cochrane
· Mel Raido as Wesley Maddox
· Michael Nouri as Victor Maddox
· Michael Vogel as Sam Cochrane
· Tammy Blanchard as Beth Cochrane
[who's making it?]
· Deborah Spera as EP
· Henry Brommell as EP
· Jeffrey Reiner as CRTR
· Jeremy Podeswa as DIR (Pilot)
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Michael Seitzman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's web site, March 2009) The rich and powerful Maddox family practically owns New York City. But the Cochrane family has built it with their blood, sweat and tears. As they've literally changed the shape of the Manhattan skyline, these two f... [continued]
END GAME 7/30/12 7/30/12 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· K.O. Paper Products

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alex Kurtzman as EP
· Heather Kadin as EP
· Noah Hawley as CRTR/EP
· Roberto Orci as EP
[what's it about?]
high-concept drama revolving around a mysterious game
END OF THE WORLD 9/30/11 9/30/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anthony Russo as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Joe Russo as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Steve Hely as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about three brilliant scientists who, after making a shocking discovery, and encouraged by their roguish friend to live their lives to the fullest
ENDLESS SUMMER 11/16/05 11/16/05 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fox Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Fred Goss as WRTR/EP
· Nick Holly as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
semi-improv comedy about a father and son who spend the summer at the beach chasing women
ENEMIES 10/5/04 -
3/23/06
3/23/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Ed Callaway
· ??? as Manny Sanchez
· ??? as Quinny
· Amanda Righetti as Kelly Callaway
· Bess Wohl as Susan Graham
· Bruce McGill as Mouse Oliver
· Colton Parsons as Little Bubba
· Daniel Samonas as Little John
· Dylan Minnette as Jack Graham
· Jason Dolley as Little Mickey
· Jeffrey Donovan as Mickey Callaway
· Peter Facinelli as John Graham
· Tony Curran as Bubba
· William Allen Young as Gus Moore
[who's making it?]
· F. Gary Gray as DIR (Pilot)
· Sean Bailey as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) It's almost impossible to know how love turns to hate. Even harder to know why someone would turn against a lifelong friend. Is there a moment when everything changes or is it the slow erosion of a lifetime? In eight grade,... [continued]
ENEMY OF THE STATE 10/20/16 10/20/16 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Jerry Bruckheimer Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Davis Foehl as CRTR/EP
· Jerry Bruckheimer as EP
· Jonathan Littman as EP
· KristieAnne Reed as EP
[what's it about?]
small screen follow up to the 1998 Will Smith/Gene Hackman-led feature, set two decades after the original film, when an elusive NSA spy is charged with leaking classified intelligence, an idealistic female attorney must partner with a hawkish FBI ag... [continued]
ENOUGH ABOUT ME 11/10/04 -
7/12/05
7/12/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 3 Arts Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Chris Kattan as Chris King
· Chris Williams as Vince
· James Patrick Stewart as Scott
· Kate Hodge as Paula
· Leigh-Allyn Baker as Mona
· Tinsley Grimes as Lily
[who's making it?]
· Andy Cadiff as DIR (Pilot)
· Chris Kattan as PROD
· David Miner as EP
· Don Woodard as CRTR/EP
· Michael McCullers as CRTR/EP
· Michael Rotenberg as EP
· Steve Tann as EP
· Tom Maxwell as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Saturday Night Live alum Chris Kattan brings his high-energy humor to primetime comedy as unpredictable, egocentric consumer watchdog Chris King. This morning, Chris was so fired, but fortunately his boss had a heart attack... [continued]
ENTRAPMENT 10/30/13 10/30/13 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Grady Girl Productions
· Idle Hands
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Wilcox as CRTR/EP
· Dawn Olmstead as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a star prosecutor accused of murder and the journey she takes when she turns to her former adversary, a streetwise defense attorney, for help with her defense
EPIC 12/16/19 12/16/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Signature
· Kitsis & Horowitz Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adam Horowitz as EP
· Brigette Hales as CRTR/EP
· Edward Kitsis as EP
[what's it about?]
romantic anthology series set in the fairytale universe of Disney which will center on a whole new set of new heroes, villains, princes, princesses and all manner of magical beings
EQUITY 10/18/16 10/18/16 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Pascal Pictures
· TriStar Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alysia Reiner as EP
· Amy Pascal as EP
· Rachel O'Connor as EP
· Regina Corrado as CRTR/EP
· Sarah Megan Thomas as EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on the recent film, about Naomi Bishop, a Wall Street banker who is navigating a world where big money and high-power reign, and women have yet to break the glass ceiling
EROTIC SILENCE OF THE AMERICAN WIFE, THE 10/20/14 10/20/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Flame Ventures

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dalma Heyn as BOOK
· Drew Comins as CO-EP
· Sally Robinson as CRTR/EP
· Tony Krantz as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a group of disparate women united by a single trait - they're all having illicit affairs
ESCAPE, THE 9/29/16 9/29/16 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2017-2018 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
· Dan Sterling as CRTR/EP
· Phil Lord as EP
· Seth Cohen as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a stressed-out urban professional who uproots himself and his troubled 19-year-old son to move to rural Idaho to live with his father, a retired surgeon with the ruggedness of Indiana Jones
ESMERALDA 9/18/13 9/18/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Evan Daugherty as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
· Victor Hugo as BOOK
[what's it about?]
period drama that re-imagines Victor Hugo's "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" through the eyes of beautiful Gypsy Esmeralda
EVERY OTHER SATURDAY 8/21/13 8/21/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Amblin Television
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Darryl Frank as EP
· Jon Pollack as EP
· Justin Falvey as EP
· Neil Forsyth as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a good-hearted yet multiply flawed father trying to win over his son after a divorce, despite only having custody every other Saturday
EVERYTHING'S UNDER CONTROL 9/21/18 9/21/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Burdette as CRTR/EP
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Megan Gailey as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a working-class Midwestern family who are just barely keeping it together, and then their grandmother gets Alzheimer's
EVOLVE 11/1/12 11/1/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Gotham Group, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alex Proyas as EP
· Ellen Goldsmith-Vein as EP
· Jaime Paglia as CRTR/EP
· Jeremy Bell as EP
· Michael Prevett as EP
· Tim Lebbon as BOOK
[what's it about?]
drama based on Tim Lebbon's Toxic City trilogy of novels about a small group of ordinary citizens who band together to uncover the truth about a mysterious biological agent that the government says makes Los Angeles too toxic to inhabit and has quara... [continued]
EXCALIBUR 10/11/13 10/11/13 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Berlanti Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Greg Berlanti as EP
· Jason Fuchs as CRTR/EP
· Melissa Kellner Berman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a young Brooklyn man who is forever changed when his life is saved by a beautiful stranger who reveals that he is the last living descendant of the very real King Arthur and that he is now at the center of an eons-old shadow war between t... [continued]
EXCHANGE, THE 8/26/16 8/26/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 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
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Nicholas Osborne as CRTR/EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a charming male British cop crosses the pond to work with a no nonsense female New Orleans detective as part of a police exchange program
EX-COMM 10/5/11 10/5/11 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· K.O. Paper Products
· Stoopid Monkey Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alex Kurtzman as EP
· Heather Kadin as EP
· Jon Favreau as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Matthew Senreich as EP
· Michael Dougherty as CRTR/EP
· Roberto Orci as CRTR/EP
· Seth Green as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a newly-elected president and his top secret "executive committee," the government's covert team of america's most elite minds who investigate and protect our nation from the strangest occurrences and conspiracy theory truths out there
EXHIBIT A 10/11/16 -
12/3/18
12/3/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3AD Media
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alexi Hawley as CRTR/EP (2016)
· Ben Silverman as EP (2016)
· Daniel Dae Kim as EP
· Lindsay Goffman as CO-EP (2016)
· Rina Brannen as EP
· Warren Hsu Leonard as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
import of the South Korean series "My Lawyer, Mr. Jo" about a disgraced former prosecutor, Andrew Cho, whose career is sabotaged by the corrupt power brokers he's working to take down; but in losing everything, Andrew discovers something new: a life ... [continued]
EXIT LIST, THE 8/10/11 8/10/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Embassy Row Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· game show
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Michael Davies as EP
[what's it about?]
game show which follows contestants as they travel through a massive maze, answering multiple-choice questions along the way
EXPERT WITNESS 10/5/04 10/5/04 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bob Levy as EP
· Michael S. Chernuchin as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama centers on a thirtysomething coroner-turned-professional freelance forensic witness who works for both prosecution and defense cases (not to mention is haunted by his mother's murder by his father)
EXPOSED 10/31/13 -
5/9/14
5/9/14 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/9/14]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· TBD Entertainment
· Universal Television
· Yellow Bird Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Ben Barnes as Stoya
· Brian F. O'Byrne as Quigg
· Fran Kranz as Jeremy Loach
· Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Anna Loach
· Pedro Pascal as Oscar Castro Vargas
· Peter De Jersey as Elvis Giroux
· Sandrine Holt as Jill Hwang-Joffe
[who's making it?]
· ??? as DIR (Pilot)
· Berna Levin as EP
· Charles Randolph as CRTR/EP
· Jenny Gilbertsson as EP
· Liza Marklund as BOOK
· Peter Traugott as EP
· Rachel Kaplan as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2014) Based on the hit Swedish TV Series, Annika Bengtzon and from the Swedish producers of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, EXPOSED is a character driven serialized thriller about the relationship between a fugitive ... [continued]
EXTREME MAKEOVER: WEDDING EDITION 11/18/04 -
1/2/08
1/2/08 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Stoney Brook Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Craig Armstrong as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Meet deserving couple Kyle Garlett and Carrie Riordan, whose heart warming story of love and courage inspires an incredible team of wedding planners and designers -- dubbed the "I Do Crew" -- to throw the wedding of their d... [continued]
EYE, THE 10/20/11 10/20/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Bernero Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Edward Allen Bernero as CRTR/EP
· Rob Kim as EP
[what's it about?]
drama billed as a western with a paranormal twist set in 1871 arizona and centered on a team of pinkerton detectives who search for answers to unexplained phenomena
FABLES 3/1/05 -
12/8/08
12/8/08 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· DC Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· based on a comic book
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Semel as DIR (Pilot)
· Raven Metzner as CRTR/EP
· Stu Zicherman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on the dc/vertigo comics series of the same name about classic fairy tales set in a present-day metropolis
FAIR & BALANCED 11/4/15 -
11/19/15
11/19/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Hurwitz & Schlossberg Productions
· Industry Entertainment
· Lionsgate Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan Spilo as EP
· Hayden Schlossberg as CRTR/EP
· Jon Hurwitz as CRTR/EP
· Kal Penn as EP
· Matt Lottman as CO-PROD
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about an aspiring NPR reporter who is swayed to work at a Fox News-type channel
FALL AND RISE: THE STORY OF 9/11 8/5/19 -
8/28/19
8/28/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Lionsgate Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Erwin Stoff as EP
· Mark Boal as CRTR/EP
· Mitchell Zuckoff as BOOK/EP
· Richard Abate as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, August 2019) ABC Entertainment President Karey Burke announced today that ABC has secured the rights to Mitchell Zuckoff's bestselling book "Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11." In order to commemorate and honor the 20th anni... [continued]
FALL OF GIANTS 12/9/14 12/9/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ann Peacock as CRTR/EP
· Ken Follett as BOOK
· Michael De Luca as EP
· Stephanie Germain as EP
[what's it about?]
series based on Ken Follett's Century Trilogy, a dramatic tale of love and war told through the lives of five families that become entangled by the first World War
FALSE PROFITS 10/31/17 -
10/30/18
10/30/18 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 10/30/18]
previously 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
FAMILY BUSINESS 9/8/09 -
4/22/10
4/22/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Patrick Walsh as CRTR/CO-EP
· Sonny Lee as CRTR/CO-EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a dysfunctional midwestern family that tries to keep their grocery business afloat after being rocked by divorce
FAMILY FORTUNE 10/22/14 -
5/7/15
5/7/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/7/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Annie Potts as Ginger
· Chris Redd as Steven
· Fortune Feimster as Fortune
· John Carroll Lynch as Mike
· Lacey Chabert as Nichole
· Parker Young as Tyler
[who's making it?]
· David Miner as EP
· Fortune Feimster as CRTR/CO-EP
· Mark Cendrowski as DIR (Pilot)
· Matt Hubbard as CRTR/EP
· Robert Carlock as EP
· Tina Fey as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) Fortune Ferguson (Fortune Feimster) has a lot going right in her life. She's a popular Health and Fitness Teacher in her hometown of Belmont, North Carolina and is surrounded by friends and family. But there's s... [continued]
FAMILY FRIENDLY 9/4/18 9/4/18 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2019-2020 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?]
· Christine Pietrosh as CRTR/EP
· Jason Winer as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jessica Goldstein as CRTR/EP
· Jon Radler as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about three working moms, who would have never been friends outside of work, but band together to survive an office that, despite its wholesome public image, is not quite family friendly
FAMILY HISTORY 10/16/18 10/16/18 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2019-2020 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
· Deborah Schoeneman as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a young tech reporter in the Bay area whose life changes when she discovers a family secret via a DNA-testing web site
FAMILY OF THE YEAR 1/24/07 -
8/8/07
8/8/07 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Wounded Poodle Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alan Ruck as Dick Holloway
· Dina Waters as Barbara Anderson
· Jennifer Coolidge as Jackie Holloway
· Robert Vaughn as Monty Holloway
· Shana Dowdeswell as Tatum Sue Holloway
· Tommy Dewey as Boots Robert Holloway
[who's making it?]
· Erica Rivinoja as CRTR/EP
· Michael Lehmann as DIR (Pilot)
· Pam Brady as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) In every small town, there is one family that is the family in town. Stores and public buildings bear their name. Small town society revolves around them. They are the ultimate big fish in a small pond. This is a story abou... [continued]
FAMILY OWNED 12/1/10 12/1/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Littlefield Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Al Madrigal
[who's making it?]
· Rebecca May as CRTR/EP
· Tony Gama-Lobo as CRTR/EP
· Warren Littlefield as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a son who takes over the family food truck business
FAMILY SHOW 10/13/15 10/13/15 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 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?]
· Danny Zuker as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy set behind the scenes of a fictional family sitcom, following crew members on set and at home
FAMILY STYLE 11/4/16 11/4/16 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Paper Kite Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Amy Poehler as EP
· Brooke Posch as EP
· Claudia Lonow as CRTR/EP
· Dave Becky as EP
· Scott King as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about two mismatched men from different cultures who find love in a family-run restaurant in Miami
FAMILY TRAP, THE 10/18/11 -
9/24/12
9/24/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 21 Laps-Adelstein Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Erinn Hayes as Kate
· Eva LaRue as Veronica (Guest Star)
· James Pumphrey as Zach (Originally Cast)
· Kurt Fuller as Steve
· Majandra Delfino as Sarah
· Mandy Moore as Annie
· Mike Castle as Zach
· Nelson Franklin as Ben
· Ravi Patel as Bobby
· Stockard Channing as Barbara
[who's making it?]
· Becky Clements as EP
· Bob Fisher as CRTR/EP
· Jon Leshay as PROD
· Marty Adelstein as EP
· Shawn Levy as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Stacy Traub as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) Annie (Mandy Moore) comes from a completely normal family. They're dysfunctional, needy, high maintenance, self-absorbed, non-confrontational, and have absolutely no regard for boundaries. And now that she's mov... [continued]
FANTASY ISLAND 10/12/15 10/12/15 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television
· Vendetta Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Klein as EP
· Josh Berman as EP
· Sheldon Turner as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
revival of the classic 1970s drama series about a brilliant, dynamic and sexy woman who runs a San Francisco-based company that provides clients with his or her most intimate, dark or outlandish fantasy
FAST & THE FUNNIEST, THE 7/2/09 7/2/09 ABC ordered to series
[cast-contingent]
previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Keep Calm Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Javier Winnik as EP
· Page Hurwitz as EP
[what's it about?]
competition series in which a group of stand-ups travel cross-country competing in challenges and performances
FAT, FORTY AND FIRED 9/14/12 9/14/12 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeff Astrof as CRTR/EP
· Josie Rosen as EP
· Mike Karz as EP
· Nigel Marsh as BOOK
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a man and father who, upon losing his job, realizes that there is more to life than work
FAULT LINE 10/2/03 -
10/31/03
10/31/03 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Barry Schindel as CRTR/EP
· Hal Lieberman as EP
· Jonathan Mostow as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama revolves around a former federal agent who's partnered with a female detective in los angeles and not surprisingly both have their different styles: she's a by-the-book investigator while he's interested in figuring out why a crime has been com... [continued]
FAVORITE, THE 8/30/16 8/30/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Laura Krafft as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a woman who comes home for a visit to help her siblings with their aging parents and ends up moving in to care for them full time
FEEL THE FORCE 11/5/12 11/5/12 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Doozer Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bill Lawrence as CRTR/EP
· Georgia Pritchett as CRTR (U.K. Series)
· Jeff Ingold as EP
[what's it about?]
domestic take on the short-lived U.K. comedy, about two rookie female cops who struggle to prove themselves in a male-dominated police force
FELONY TWINS 9/25/14 9/25/14 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Fake Empire

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hemingson as CRTR/EP
· Josh Schwartz as EP
· Len Goldstein as EP
· Stephanie Savage as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a young lawyer at an upscale firm who discovers that two eccentric sisters at his downscale Hollywood apartment have an obsession with crime and covertly enlists them as investigators in his cases but must keep them a secret from his supe... [continued]
FERTILE 9/19/17 9/19/17 ABC script previously 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
FIGHT LIKE A GIRL 8/2/19 8/2/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Kathryn Price as CRTR/EP
· Nichole Millard as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
legal drama that explores what that phrase means today through the lens of two female trial attorneys who fight with each other as much as they fight for their clients
FINEST, THE 1/26/18 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot previously 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]
FINGER, THE 10/22/14 10/22/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Nick Frost as Nick "The Finger" Ferguson
[who's making it?]
· Ben Karlin as CRTR/EP
· David Miner as EP
· Nick Frost as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about the world's most famous jewel thief who wants to quit his life of crime, open up a humble sandwich shop and do right by his 9-year-old son - and all of that is really hard to do
FINN & SAWYER 8/17/12 8/17/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Temple Hill Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Zabel as CRTR/EP
· Jason Richman as CRTR/EP
· Marty Bowen as EP
· Wyck Godfrey as EP
[what's it about?]
drama that revolves around the two famed literary characters who re-meet as young men in their 20s and form an investigative firm in a bustling and steampunk New Orleans
FINNEGAN 3/28/08 -
9/26/08
9/26/08 ABC ordered to pilot
[14-20 minute presentation]
previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Billy Zane as Deputy D.A. Brian Clark
· Domenick Lombardozzi as Detective Tony Carbo
· Jacob Vargas as Smash
· Malachi Weir as Detective "Mutt" MacKenzie
· Tasha Smith as Detective Nenna McCants
· Teri Polo as Erin Finnegan
· Tzi Ma as Commander Michael Chu
· Will Yun Lee as Taki
[who's making it?]
· Francie Calfo as EP
· Gary Fleder as DIR (Pilot)
· Trent Jones as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) For most of us, a job is just a job. But then there are people like Erin Finnegan, for whom work is everything and a personal life is just the uneasy time spent while the office is closed. Finnegan is a cop, head of the LAP... [continued]
FIRST DEGREE 12/19/14 12/19/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Prospect Park
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brian Gersh as EP
· Carla Kettner as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Kwatinetz as EP
· Josh Barry as EP
· Linda Fairstein as BOOK
[what's it about?]
drama based on Linda Fairstein's best-selling Alex Cooper book series about lawyer Alex Cooper as she searches for the truth behind the death of her husband
FIRST TIMERS 9/4/13 9/4/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Fake Empire

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Elizabeth Berger as CRTR/EP
· Isaac Aptaker as CRTR/EP
· Josh Schwartz as EP
· Len Goldstein as EP
· Stephanie Savage as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about twentysomething male/female business partners
FIVE YEAR PLAN 3/26/08 -
1/27/10
1/27/10 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Brooke D'Orsay as Darcy
· Joy Osmanski as Judy Flatherty
· Lee Thompson Young as Mutabi
· Steve Howey as Mickey Simon
· Steve Rosen as Doug
· Will Sasso as Glen Simon
[who's making it?]
· Gail Mancuso as DIR (Pilot)
· Joe Port as CRTR/EP
· Joe Wiseman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) As a Beatle once said, "Life is what happens to us while we're busy making other plans." Don't believe him? Take a look at these five twenty-somethings – plus one who wishes he was – living in Chicago. Filled with naivety a... [continued]
FIVEHEAD 10/12/12 10/12/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Tyra Banks Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Kenya Barris as CRTR/EP
· Tyra Banks as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which chronicles the impressionable teenage years of Banks in the halls of her high school and at home, focusing on her family and the long journey that took Banks from awkward teen to one of the world's most recognizable supermo... [continued]
FIXER, THE 8/31/07 8/31/07 ABC script
[with penalty attached]
previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Imagine Television
· InVenture Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brian Grazer as EP
· Daniel Rosenberg as EP
· David Nevins as EP
· Russell Gewirtz as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a female pr executive who is wired into the highest levels of power in new york and works as a fixer, discreetly solving problems for the city's business, political and media elite
FLASHPOINT ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Wass-Stein Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Adam Goldberg as Silas
· Billy Burke as Shaw
· D.B. Woodside as Addison
· Saffron Burrows as Dara
[who's making it?]
· Bert Salke as CRTR/EP
· Chris Brancato as CRTR/EP
· Darren Lemke as CRTR/EP
· Felix Alcala as DIR (Pilot)
· Gene Stein as EP
· Nena Rodrigue as EP
· Nina Wass as EP
· R.W. Goodwin as EP
[what's it about?]
centers on investigators at the centers for disease control and prevention -- previously titled "e.i.s."
FLIGHT 410 11/16/17 11/16/17 ABC script previously 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
FLOUIS 11/4/19 11/4/19 ABC script (with penalty) currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Small Dog Picture Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Brendan Scannell as Louis
[who's making it?]
· Amy Reed as CRTR/EP
· Brendan Scannell as CRTR/EP
· Jason Winer as EP
· Jeff Richman as EP
· Jon Radler as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about the extravagant Faye Caldwell, who has spent her life living off high-rolling Vegas sugar daddies; but when her pool of men finally runs dry, she and her codependent adult son, Louis, trade in their stilettos for a fresh sta... [continued]
FLUFFY SHOP, THE 10/20/15 -
1/24/17
1/24/17 ABC ordered to pilot
[films wednesday, april 6]
previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Tomorrow Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Gabriel Iglesias as Gabriel
· Gloria Garayua as Carmen
· Juliocesar Chavez
· Paul Walter Hauser as Memo (Originally Cast)
· Richard Gant as Lance
· Tommy Savas as Reggie
· Tyler Hilton as Memo
[who's making it?]
· Becky Clements as EP
· Gabriel Iglesias as CRTR/EP
· Jay Lavender as CRTR/EP
· Joe Meloche as EP
· Marty Adelstein as EP
· Ted Wass as DIR (Pilot)
· Tim Doyle as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2016) Breakout comedian Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias is famous for his TV specials, Hawaiian shirts and self-proclaimed 'I'm not fat, I'm fluffy' physique. His new show takes inspiration from this real life. He plays Gab... [continued]
FLYOVER STATES, THE 11/18/04 11/18/04 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Vertikal Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Clint Catalyst as WRTR/EP
· Darren Stein as WRTR/EP
· Jon Marcus as WRTR/EP
· Marla Ginsburg as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a new york woman who moves back to her arkansas hometown, with two teenage kids in tow, after her husband dies and rediscovers how things aren't just tawdry in the big city
FML 9/17/19 9/17/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Windpower Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Katie Wech as CRTR/EP
· Sabrina Wind as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about five women who share little more than the carpool lane and are thrown together when one of them disappears, an event that brings their own personal crises to light, and forces them to confront the unique and formidable challenges of FML: ... [continued]
FOLLOW YOUR HEART 9/22/14 9/22/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kapital Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Nastaran Dibai as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a widow and single mother who, after having given up on love, finds herself drawn to the new guy in her building; that's because, unbeknownst to her, he was the recipient of her husband's heart
FOOBAR 9/21/07 9/21/07 ABC script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Original Film
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alice Wu as CRTR/EP
· Neil Moritz as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the lives of workers at a major software company who are pushing the boundaries of the tech world at the same time that they're learning to be adults
FOOD & FAMILIA 10/12/18 10/12/18 ABC script previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Overbrook Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Danny Trejo
[who's making it?]
· James Lassiter as EP
· Peter Murrieta as CRTR/EP
· Will Smith as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about when the matriarch of the family passes away, she leaves her restaurant to her son, Danny - who's about to get out of prison - and her granddaughter, Michelle, who hates her father for abandoning her
FOOTBALL WIVES 9/1/06 -
6/29/07
6/29/07 ABC ordered to pilot
[cast options extended]
previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Bad Hat Harry Productions
· Brancato-Salke Productions
· Shed Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Arielle Kebbel as Nicole
· Brian White as Kyle Johnson
· Eddie Cibrian as Jason
· Gabrielle Union as Chardonnay Lane
· Holly Robinson Peete as Jackie
· James Van Der Beek as Brian
· Kiele Sanchez as Donna Reynolds
· Lucy Lawless as Tanya Austin
· Spencer Garrett
· Ving Rhames as Frank Wallingford
[who's making it?]
· Ann McManus as EP
· Bert Salke as EP
· Bryan Singer as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Chris Brancato as EP
· Eileen Gallagher as EP
· Marco Pennette as CRTR/EP
· Maureen Chadwicke as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) "Football Wives" centers on the lives of three women and their husbands who are teammates on a fictional NFL franchise in Orlando. Their decadent lives are seen through the eyes of innocent newcomer Donna, whose new friends... [continued]
FOR LOVE 1/24/18 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot previously 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]
FOR NOW 8/14/15 8/14/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Connor Hines
[who's making it?]
· Connor Hines as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a group of twentysomethings living in New York City and explores dating, friendships and finding yourself
FOREVER 31 11/20/14 11/20/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Avalon Entertainment
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Iliza Shlesinger
[who's making it?]
· Andrea Shay as EP
· Cindy Chupack as EP
· David Martin as EP
· Iliza Shlesinger as CRTR/CO-EP
· Kara Baker as EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy in which Shlesinger, playing a version of herself, as a 31-year-old comedian who, along with her best friends, struggle with the daily absurdities and indignities of becoming an adult
FOREVER YOUNG ??? ??? ABC script previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· FlodyCo

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Flody Suarez as EP
· Phil Beauman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a twentysomething teacher who gets along better with his students than his fellow educators
FOUND 8/23/19 8/23/19 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Berlanti Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Greg Berlanti as EP
· Nkechi Okoro Carroll as CRTR/EP
· Sarah Schechter as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which centers around the premise that in any given year, over 600,000 people are reported missing in the U.S., and over half that number are people of color that the country seems to forget about
FOUNDING FATHERS 7/31/12 7/31/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Di Bonaventura Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan McDermott as EP
· Lorenzo Di Bonaventura as EP
· Richard D'Ovidio as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a man after serving a third tour in Afghanistan, returns home to find his small Texas town under the control of a militia group led by his older foster brother
FOURPLAY 2/15/08 -
9/22/11
9/22/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· KoMut Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alan Tudyk as Drew
· Ayda Field as Audrey
· Josh Cooke as Derek
· Rizwan Manji as Quan
· Ty Burrell as Christopher
[who's making it?]
· David Kohan as CRTR/EP
· John Pasquin as DIR (Pilot)
· Max Mutchnick as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Significant others are the people with whom you share the most intimate moments of your life… with any luck, from the moment you meet until death do you part – without the nuptials. But what if your most significant other i... [continued]
FRAGILE 11/5/13 11/5/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bob Sertner Productions
· Island Productions
· Powwow Media Partners

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bob Sertner as EP
· Daniel Gutman as EP
· Manu Sanabria as CRTR (Original Series)
· Thompson Evans as CRTR/EP
· Victor Garcia as EP/CRTR (Original Series)
· Victor Mato as CRTR (Original Series)
[what's it about?]
domestic take on the Spanish series about a highly regarded, eccentric trauma surgeon who has a near-death experience, after which he decides to put down his scalpel and treat patients' physical challenges by making them confront their emotional ones... [continued]
FREE FALLING 8/25/04 -
9/30/04
9/30/04 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Edelstein Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Daniel Voll as WRTR/EP
· James D. Parriott as EP
· Michael Edelstein as EP
[what's it about?]
drama revolves around a 15-year-old who helps his father get his life back on track
FREEDOM 11/6/19 11/6/19 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Hazy Mills Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Sean Hayes as EP
· Suzanne Martin as CRTR/EP
· Todd Milliner as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy in which five very different women are chosen for early release from an overcrowded Florida prison
FREEDOM 8/5/13 8/5/13 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· MiddKid Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Karl Gajdusek as CRTR/EP
· Marney Hochman as EP
· Shawn Ryan as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a group of brilliant, eclectic, freethinking Ivy League students who help create the next resistance movement to government and corporate powers modeled after hacker collectives like Anonymous or Wikileaks
FREESTYLE 9/16/11 9/16/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Prospect Park

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeff Kwatinetz as EP
· Josh Barry as EP
· Paul Frank as EP
· Rich Frank as EP
· Richard Kramer as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama set around the sexy world of one of the nation's preeminent dance centers
FRENCH DETECTIVE, THE 11/14/17 11/14/17 ABC put pilot previously 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
FRESHMEN 9/16/09 -
6/6/10
6/6/10 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Ben Lawson as Vince Rapp
· Sarah Chalke as Jane Keathly
· Suzy Nakamura as (FKA) Lance
· Taran Killam as Adam Harris
· Tommy Dewey as Cameron Graham
[who's making it?]
· Arianna Huffington as EP
· Greg Malins as CRTR/EP
· Pamela Fryman as DIR (Pilot)
· Roy Sekoff as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2010) Ever wondered what goes on behind closed doors in D.C.? Get a closer look at the private lives of public people in this uncensored new comedy. When three young, newly-elected members of Congress decide to share ... [continued]
FRIENDS IN LOW PLACES 10/16/18 10/16/18 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeremy Bronson as CRTR/EP
· Todd Holland as EP
[what's it about?]
relationship comedy about a group of thirtysomethings trying to overcome the mess they made as twentysomethings
FROZEN FAMILY, THE 10/29/08 10/29/08 ABC script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· DreamWorks Television
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Rob Roy Thomas as CRTR/EP
· Will Gluck as EP
[what's it about?]
hybrid multi-camera comedy about an organic frozen-food family business
FUNHOUSE 9/29/14 9/29/14 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films and Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Fred Goss as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about Jack Babbit, who kidnaps his estranged father from a nursing home along with his 24-hour male nurse and brings them to his home
FUNKHOUSERS, THE ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot
[plus additional scripts]
previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Jersey Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Adam Hicks as Rusty
· E.J. Callahan as Uncle Larry
· Joel McCrary as Dad
· Julia Campbell as Mom
· Larry Storch as Granpa
· Simon Helberg as Donnie
· Stephanie Lemelin as Penny
[who's making it?]
· Bill Oakley as CRTR/EP
· Danny DeVito as EP
· Frank Oz as DIR (Pilot)
· John Landgraf as EP
· Josh Weinstein as CRTR/EP
· Michael Shamberg as EP
· Stacey Sher as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a large, eccentric extended family that is run by strong, old-fashioned family values
FUNNY IN FARSI 2/13/09 -
3/25/10
3/25/10 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· David Gore as Chip (Farshid Jazayeri)
· Hrach Titizian as Mo (Mansoor Jazayeri)
· Kendra Jain as Julie (Firoozeh Jazayeri)
· Marjan Neshat as Nancy (Nazireh Jazayeri)
· Maz Jobrani as Kaz (Mohammed Sayed Kazem Jazayeri)
· Sarah Shahi as Adult Julie (Voice)
[who's making it?]
· Barry Sonnenfeld as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Firoozeh Dumas as BOOK
· Jeffrey Hodes as CRTR/EP
· Nastaran Dibai as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2010) Funny is the universal language. Based on Firoozeh Dumas' best-selling novel, Funny in Farsi is a love letter to America that follows an Iranian family's hilarious attempts to assimilate into the tanned, blond w... [continued]
FURST FAMILY, THE 10/20/03 -
12/17/04
12/17/04 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· ITV Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Brenda Vaccaro as Sugar
· French Stewart as Rusty
· John Francis Daley as James III
· Kyle Howard as Dave
· Lauri Metcalf as Barbara
· Marissa Jaret Winokur as Denise
· Michael Rispoli as James
[who's making it?]
· Alan Zweibel as CRTR/EP
· Anne Johnson as EP
· Antony Root as EP
· Ted Wass as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Not since Roseanne and Grace Under Fire has the American working class had a more authentic voice. Loud, loving, and sure in their convictions. They work hard, watch TV, and talk about celebrities as if they know them, and ... [continued]
GARAGE BAR 10/24/12 10/24/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 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?]
· Zach Braff as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a group of friends who start to experience the ups and downs of fame when one of them becomes a pop star
GASLIGHT 9/19/12 9/19/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Sander-Moses Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ian Sander as EP
· Kim Moses as EP
· Michael Cooney as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama set in a present-day Steampunk World in which three rival families battle for power and redemption in a re-imagined San Francisco
GENERATION EX 8/24/11 8/24/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrea Shay as EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Moe Jelline as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy centering around second marriages and the co-parenting that comes with it
GENERATION GAP 8/5/19 8/5/19 ABC ordered to series currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kimmelot
· MGM Television

[related genres]
· game show
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Barry Poznick as EP
· Jimmy Kimmel as EP
· Mark Burnett as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, August 2019) Finally, to round out his robust slate of ABC programming, Kimmel will partner with Emmy(R) Award-winning producer Mark Burnett to executive produce "Generation Gap," a new game show coming to ABC. This comedy ... [continued]
GEORGETOWN 8/27/10 -
7/8/11
7/8/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fake Empire
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Boris Kodjoe as Michael Kline
· Condola Rashad as Bryce Johnson
· Daisy Betts as Samantha "Sam" Whitman
· Jimmy Wolk as Andrew Pierce
· Joseph Mazzello as Peter Brooks
· Katie Cassidy as Nikki Argo
· Kevin Zegers as Montgomery "Monty" Knox
· Tiya Sircar as Harper Hawley
· Wendy Crewson as Caroline Wallace
[who's making it?]
· Ashley Parker as CONS
· Jennifer Johnson as EP
· Josh Schwartz as EP
· Leonard Goldstein as EP
· Mark Piznarski as DIR (Pilot)
· Stephanie Savage as EP
· Will Fetters as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2011) The creators of Gossip Girl invite you to get a glimpse inside the beltway. Forget the President, in D.C. the real power plays are made behind closed doors by the President's inner circle - the young, sexy peopl... [continued]
GET CHRISTIE LOVE 9/26/17 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot previously 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]
GHOST 11/8/19 11/8/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Quinn's House
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Justin Britt-Gibson as CRTR/EP
· Martin Gero as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which follows Elton Cleaver, a once-celebrated CIA officer who was betrayed and left for dead by a shadowy organization embedded within the Agency; living under a new identity, Cleaver now uses his skills to protect everyday people from threats... [continued]
GHOST WORLD 11/2/09 -
7/13/10
7/13/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Sander-Moses Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dana Stevens as CRTR/EP
· Daniel Taplitz as CRTR/EP (2009)
· Ian Sander as EP
· Kim Moses as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a male ghost who helps an ambitious femme homicide detective in new york city crack her cases in the hopes of finding clues to his own life and death
GILDED LILYS, THE 8/24/11 -
3/29/12
3/29/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Shondaland Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Alex
· ??? as Penny
· Blythe Danner as Caroline Naughton Lily
· Brían F. O'Byrne as Edwin Falterhaus Lily
· Brigid Brannagh as Elizabeth Langton Lily
· John Barrowman as Julius Ashford Lily
· Madeline Zima as Abigail Perkins
· Matt Lauira as Charlie Carnegie
· Matt Long as John Kidd
· Maury Sterling as Jasper Kravetz
· Sarah Bolger as Violet Langton Lily
[who's making it?]
· Betsy Beers as EP
· Brian Kirk as DIR (Pilot)
· K.J. Steinberg as CRTR/EP
· Shonda Rhimes as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) At The Lillian, New York's grandest hotel, forbidden love is checking in. After a year away in Paris, Violet Langton Lily (Sarah Bolger - The Tudors) - a beautiful young socialite from the renowned Lily family -... [continued]
GIRLS ON THE BUS 2/13/06 -
3/27/06
3/27/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brad Grey Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Dan Lauria as Tom
· Edward Kerr as Seth
· Kiele Sanchez as Ronnie Sarazen
· Maulik Pancholy as Skip
· Sara Gilbert as Helen
· Sarah Parish as Cassidy Long
[who's making it?]
· Donald Todd as CRTR/EP
· Julie Anne Robinson as DIR (Pilot)
· Peter Traugott as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Embrace a fresh perspective on a workplace comedy in the never-before-seen fast-paced, high-pressure world of campaign coverage. Based on the unbelievable experiences of reporter Alexandra Pelosi, it is the comedy that prov... [continued]
GIRLS WITHOUT BOYS 9/25/13 9/25/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Le Train Train Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Caroline Williams as EP
· Emily Goldwyn as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Grosvenor as PROD
· Rashida Jones as EP
· Sasha Spielberg as CRTR/EP
· Will McCormack as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about three brilliant but socially challenged girls as they navigate the world outside of single sex education with the help of their eccentric teachers and parents
GLASS HOUSES 9/12/17 9/12/17 ABC script previously 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]
GO GIRLS 10/16/09 -
11/2/10
11/2/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· South Pacific Pictures

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Barnett as EP
· Julia Franz as EP
· Liz Tuccillo as CRTR/EP (2009)
· Michael Oates Palmer as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about three 25-year-old women and their male childhood friend who, dissatisfied with their lives, make challenging promises to one another that they set out to fulfill
GO NEW YORK ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2000-2001 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bunim-Murray Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jonathan Murray as EP
· Mary-Ellis Bunim as EP
[what's it about?]
reality series that takes a fresh look at a group of journalists who work at a dot com
GOLDEN CAGE, THE 2/2/07 -
5/8/08
5/8/08 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Talpa Media USA

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John de Mol as EP
[what's it about?]
reality series that tracks 10 people that live together in a luxury mansion in which they live like millionaires but have limited contact with friends and family
GOLDEN STATE 8/24/11 -
9/8/11
9/8/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Di Bonaventura Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Dan McDermott as EP
· David Zabel as EP
· Lorenzo Di Bonaventura as EP
· Michael Tolkin as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a complex female ADA in san francisco who runs against her boss and becomes the new DA
GOLDEN STATE 12/10/14 -
5/27/15
5/27/15 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/8/15]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment
· Mandalay Sports Media
· Rhode Island Ave. Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Blondy Baruti as Mo
· Jami Gertz as Bonnie
· Laura Steinel as Marty
· Matthew Glave as Bob Bloomberg
· Skylar Astin as Jason
· Ving Rhames as Don D'Alessario
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Casey Johnson as CRTR/EP
· Dan Fogelman as EP
· David Windsor as CRTR/EP
· Jess Rosenthal as EP
· John Fortenberry as DIR (Pilot)
· Mike Tollin as EP
· Peter Guber as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2015) Jason Bloomberg (Skylar Astin, Pitch Perfect) graduated college a couple years ago and lives in his parents' basement. He still pines for ex-girlfriend, Bridget, who he followed to Africa with the Peace Corps. H... [continued]
GOOD BEHAVIOR 10/5/07 -
5/26/11
5/26/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Larkin-Goldstein Productions
· South Pacific Pictures

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Catherine O'Hara as Jackie
· Gary Cole as Dean
· Jeffrey Tambor as Hy (Guest Star)
· Keith Robinson as Watts
· Mae Whitman as Roxy
· Meghan Markle as Sadie (Guest Star)
· Patrick Adams as Van/Haden
· Stephanie Lemelin as Tawny
· Treat Williams as Burt (Guest Star)
[who's making it?]
· Bruce Cervi as CO-EP
· Charles McDougall as DIR (Pilot)
· Danielle Stokdyk as EP
· James Griffin as CRTR (N.Z. Series)
· Jennifer Gwartz as EP
· John Barnett as EP
· John Lansing as CO-EP
· Michael Goldstein as CO-EP
· Michael Larkin as CO-EP
· Rachel Lang as CRTR (N.Z. Series)
· Rob Thomas as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Like any other middle-aged Las Vegas mom, Jackie West just wants the best for her teen and adult kids. But lately, things have taken a downward turn. Having her husband go to prison for running a chop shop was bad. Watching... [continued]
GOOD GUYS, BAD HUSBANDS 11/1/10 11/1/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Generate

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jordan Levin as EP
· Steve Leff as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available than it is a comedy about inept dads
GOOD THIEF'S GUIDE, THE 9/24/13 9/24/13 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Far Field Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Miller as CRTR/EP
· Chris Ewan as BOOK
· Hart Hanson as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama based on British author Chris Ewan's bestselling book series about the charming and unpredictable Charlie Howard as he travels the world, blogging about his adventures... while stealing for fun and profit
GOTHAM 9/23/11 -
7/27/12
7/27/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 3 Arts Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Barry Sloane as Boyo
· Brian Cox as Morrill
· Lennie James as Gabriel Riga
· Megan Ketch as Annie Travers
[who's making it?]
· Erwin Stoff as EP
· Francis Lawrence as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Michael Green as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2012) Under our very noses exists a world most of us cannot see. A world where magic is behind every door, and danger lurks around every corner. New York City Homicide Detective Anne Travers (Megan Ketch) discovers th... [continued]
GOTHICA 8/17/12 -
5/9/13
5/9/13 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/9/13]
previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Clayton Drax/Vlad Drakul
· ??? as Henry Jekyll
· Chris Egan as Dorian Gray
· Emma Booth as Madeline Usher
· Janet Montgomery as Grace Van Helsing
· Melissa George as Fiona Hunter
· Raza Jaffrey as John Harker
· Seth Gabel as Roderick Usher
· Tom Ellis as Victor Frankenstein
· Tracie Thoms as Mina Murree
[who's making it?]
· Anand Tucker as DIR (Pilot)
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Matt Lopez as CRTR/EP
· Michele Fazekas as EP
· Nicholas Pepper as EP
· Tara Butters as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2013) Frankenstein. Jekyll and Hyde. Dorian Gray. Dracula. Gothic literature's most iconic characters step out of the shadows of the past and into a sexy modern soap. Welcome to Gothica, a modern city where an ancient... [continued]
GOVERNOR, THE ??? ??? ABC script previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Maria Bello
[who's making it?]
· Dan McDermott as CRTR/EP
· Maria Bello as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
a half-hour, single-camera comedy with bello playing a blue-collar woman who, through a series of events, ends up running a state
GRACE 9/21/16 9/21/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 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
· Eyal Podell as CRTR/EP
· Jonathon E. Stewart as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a family of adult siblings whose lives are upended when their stalwart minister father reveals to his family that he is gay
GRACE 1/13/11 -
6/10/11
6/10/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Abigail Spencer as Sarah Anna Grace
· Anabelle Acosta as Eden Grace Carrera
· Chantz Simpson as Joseph Davis
· Chris Carmack as Dylan Davis
· Debbie Allen as Helen Grace (Guest Star)
· Eion Bailey as David Knower
· Eric Roberts as Michael Grace
· Patricia De Leon as Arabella "Belle" Carrera
· Robert Hoffman as Justin King
· Sherri Saum as Shayna "Shay" Grace Davis
· Will Kemp as Nicky
[who's making it?]
· Carrie Ann Inaba as EP
· Flody Suarez as EP
· Krista Vernoff as CRTR/EP
· Lesli Linka Glatter as CO-EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2011) In dance, balance is essential. One wrong move and everything comes crashing down. Unfortunately, that goes for life too. Sarah Grace (Abigail Spencer) thought she left all that behind to become a high-profile l... [continued]
GRAMERCY PARK (2003 VERSION) 3/4/03 -
2/15/05
2/15/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Tannenbaum Company, The
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Adilah Barnes as Constance
· Brittany Daniel as Brynn Martin
· Currie Graham as Ken Wilton
· Erica Durance as Maddy O'Donnel
· Frank Langella as William
· Jaleel White as B.J. Brown
· Joanna Going as Cathy Wilton
· Joe Flanigan as Jack Phillips
· Joel Grey as Hornsby
· John Kapelos as Gus Barlow
· Kate Hodge as Mimi Phillips
· Meredith Monroe as Leah Karnegian
· Michael Trucco as Nick Granville
· Mimi Kuzyk as Joanne Karnegian
· Peter Strauss as Turk Karnegian
· Tippi Hedren as Mrs. Granville
[who's making it?]
· Bill D'Elia as DIR (Pilot)
· Bob Brush as CRTR/EP
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The neo-classical facade of 111 Gramercy Park looks down upon the streets of Manhattan. But within this grand residential building, the rooms and hallways are alive with high and low drama. And no one knows more about the s... [continued]
GRAMERCY PARK (2004 VERSION) 3/4/03 -
2/15/05
2/15/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Tannenbaum Company, The
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Camille Guaty as Maddy Kelly
· Elizabeth Mitchell as Taylor Elliot Quinn
· Izabella Miko as Sophie Mansour
· Max Martini as Michael Warner
· Megan Dodds as Alison Warner
· Milo Ventimiglia as Billy Hanover
· Paul Blackthorne as Jack Quinn
· Robin Thomas as Will
· Samaire Armstrong as Jillene
· Travis Schuldt as Nick Smythe
[who's making it?]
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Jeff Bleckner as DIR (Pilot)
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Sally Robinson as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) There are the wealthy. The very wealthy. And then the obscenely wealthy. They would be the residents of 111 Gramercy Park. Old money, new money, married into money. The only thing they care about more than money is spending... [continued]
GRAND CENTRAL 12/11/13 12/11/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Signature

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jim Dunn as CRTR/EP
· Lloyd Segan as EP
· Sam Ernst as CRTR/EP
· Scott Shepherd as EP
· Shawn Pillar as EP
· Stephen King as BOOK
[what's it about?]
drama about a widow who answers a phone call from her husband who died two days earlier in a plane crash with news of two tragedies that later come true and helps his wife avoid death
GRANDMA DEAREST 11/20/14 11/20/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FanFare Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Moses Port as EP
· Todd Linden as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about the world's worst grandmother, who loses her considerable wealth and moves in with her daughter
GREATER GOOD, THE 10/23/14 10/23/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Brownstone Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Caroline Williams as CRTR/EP
· Elizabeth Banks as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Max Handelman as EP
[what's it about?]
workplace comedy set in the world of conspiracy theories
GREATEST AMERICAN HERO, THE 8/29/14 -
5/11/18
5/11/18 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/11/18]
previously 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]
GRETA STONE 11/5/13 11/5/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Gross Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Matt Gross as EP
· Patricia Cornwell as CRTR/EP
· Stephanie Sengupta as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a young, orphaned, highly skilled female cop who is has an uncanny ability to solve crime
GRIEVANCES 10/17/12 10/17/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Original Film
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Kathryn Price as CRTR/EP
· Neal Moritz as EP
· Nichole Millard as CRTR/EP
· Vivian Cannon as EP
[what's it about?]
drama described as an unvarnished look at a complicated, co-dependent, no-regard-for-boundaries female friendship between a single woman and happily married mother of three, who start their own law firm when they're screwed over by their male bosses
GROUP, THE 11/9/05 11/9/05 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Bull's Eye Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bob Yari as EP
· Cathy Schulman as EP
· Jay Lacopo as WRTR/EP
· Sean Bailey as WRTR/EP
· Tom Nunan as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a rock super group that brings in a female shrink to work through their dysfunctional relationships
GUNSLINGER 8/9/11 8/9/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Zabel as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a western
GUY NEXT DOOR, THE 11/9/05 11/9/05 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bull's Eye Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bob Yari as EP
· Cathy Schulman as EP
· Michael Davidoff as WRTR/EP
· Tom Nunan as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a paul giamatti-like character who lives in an lower east side apartment next to a group of hip, "friends"-like young adults
GUYS, THE 4/23/12 -
10/31/12
10/31/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Farah Television
· Wild West Picture Show Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Tony Danza
[who's making it?]
· Dan Farah as EP
· David Richardson as CRTR/EP
· Ian Gurvitz as CRTR/EP
· Peter Billingsley as EP
· Tony Danza as EP
· Vince Vaughn as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about three old friends who looking for a fresh start, move into a bachelor pad near their children and grandkids
HAIL MARY 11/17/14 -
3/23/16
3/23/16 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Intrigue
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Casey Wilson as Mary Wolf
· Gareth Reynolds as Christopher
· Jackee Harry as Wanda
· Retta as Ruthie
· Sarah Baker as Janice
· Tom Stourton as Inspector Matteo
· Tom Stourton
[who's making it?]
· Brian Gallivan as CRTR/EP
· David Schalko as CRTR (Original Series)
· Julie Anne Robinson as DIR (Pilot)
· Seth Gordon as EP
· Tariq Jalil as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2016) Meet Mary Wolf (Casey Wilson), the charismatic and charming Mayor of Bottom Heights. Mary's mother died in childbirth and her last words were, "Tell Mary she can do anything". . .and throughout Mary's life she h... [continued]
HALLELUJAH 12/15/10 -
8/7/11
8/7/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Cherry Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Arielle Kebbel as Vienna Roman
· Brett Cullen as Bob Clement
· Della Reese as Dulcie Prejean
· Donal Logue as Rye Turner
· Frances O'Connor as Ruth Turner
· Jesse L. Martin as Jared O'Neal
· Jonathan Scarfe as Caleb Turner
· Robbie Amell as Gideon Roman
· Terry O'Quinn as Del Roman
· Zoey Deutch as Becca Turner
[who's making it?]
· Marc Cherry as CRTR/EP
· Michael Apted as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Robert M. Sertner as EP
· Sabrina Wind as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2011) In the town of Hallelujah, it's like the devil grabbed hold and won't let go. Formidable Del Roman (Terry O'Quinn) uses his wealth and power to pull the strings of the local police force and control the town fro... [continued]
HANGTOWN 8/30/11 8/30/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sony Pictures Television
· Tall Ship Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Matt Roberts as CRTR/EP
· Ronald D. Moore as EP
[what's it about?]
period drama about an instinct-driven marshal, a forensics-acolyte doctor and a passionate female dime store novelist who solve crimes together in a lawless frontier town circa the early 1900s
HANNAH 10/31/18 -
5/14/19
5/14/19 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/14/19]
previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Alanna Ubach as Susan
· Art Malik as Sid
· Deniz Akdeniz as Jack
· Hank Chen
· Hannah Simone as Hannah
· Jane Leeves as Caroline
· Liza Treyger
[who's making it?]
· Alex Cuthbertson as CRTR/EP
· Hannah Simone as CRTR/EP
· Matt Fusfeld as CRTR/EP
· Todd Holland as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy which follows the broke, single and nearly thirtysomething Hannah (Simone) as she and her father form a new bond when he announces that he and her mother are separating
HAPPY ACCIDENT 11/26/18 -
5/14/19
5/14/19 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/14/19]
previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Elliot Knight as Kenan
· Jessie Pinnick as Samantha "Sammy" Bennett
· JoAnna Garcia Swisher as Eleanor Bennett
· Kether Donohue as Danielle Bennett
· Matt Walsh as Bud Bennett
· Robert Timonthy Smith as Miles
· Vanessa Williams as Sherri Foxx
[who's making it?]
· Abraham Higginbotham as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Morton as EP
· Jon Pollack as CRTR/EP
· Kat Coiro as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from TCFTV's press release, March 2019) Two Pittsburgh families – a father (Walsh) with three adult daughters, and a hotel lounge singer with her med student son – are forced together after a decades-old secret is revealed.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY AVERY SCOTT 11/6/19 11/6/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Secret Hideout

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alex Kurtzman as EP
· Anna Fricke as CRTR/EP
· Heather Kadin as EP
· Lisa Steinke as BOOK
· Liz Fenton as BOOK
· Rina Mimoun as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
high-concept drama in which it's Avery Scott's birthday today and if you were to believe her Instagram, everything about her life is perfect; but when her first (of four) ex-husbands throws her a surprise party that her own mother doesn't even attend... [continued]
HARD TIME 10/22/04 10/22/04 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Solaris

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Christopher McQuarrie as WRTR/EP
· Gavin O'Connor as EP
· Greg O'Connor as EP
· Heather McQuarrie as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a convict who opts to become a private investigator after getting out of jail
HARDWARE 1/7/04 1/7/04 ABC unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· FremantleMedia North America
· Vertikal Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Litt as CRTR/EP
· Marla Ginsburg as EP
· Simon Nye as CRTR (U.K. Series)
[what's it about?]
u.s. version of the u.k. comedy of the same name
HARLEM'S KITCHEN 9/17/19 -
6/29/20
6/29/20 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Adrianna Mitchell as Eden
· Clare-Hope Ashitey as Zadie
· Delroy Lindo as Ellis Rice
· Miguel Gomez as Marco
· Pepi Sonuga as Nina
· Sheryl Lee Ralph as Cecilia "CC" Rice
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Marcus Samuelsson as EP
· Stephen Williams as DIR (Pilot)
· Todd Lieberman as EP
· Zahir McGhee as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a family-owned Harlem restaurant that is rocked when the head chef and patriarch dies of a heart attack, bequeathing the head chef title to his youngest daughter - the one with the least experience of his children
HARMONY 11/2/17 11/2/17 ABC put pilot
[pilot production commitment, awaiting green light]
previously 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]
HARRY GREEN & EUGENE 10/13/03 -
11/10/04
11/10/04 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Frequency Films
· Littlefield Company, The
· Simon West Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alex Desert as Argyle Bennett
· Arlene Tur as Nadalina
· Bob Stephenson as Det. Jimmie Vince
· Jaime King as Anna Marie
· Jarrad Paul as TBA
· Jason Segal as Eugene
· Mark Valley as Harry Green
[who's making it?]
· J.H. Wyman as CRTR/EP
· Jib Polhemus as EP
· Simon West as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Warren Littlefield as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) When Harry Green moved to Los Angeles, he re-invented his life: he bought the right car, the right clothing, the right house in the hills – and found the right assignments as the private investigator for a high end law firm... [continued]
HAUGHT MESS 10/5/11 10/5/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Beth McCarthy-Miller as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Ellen Rapoport as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a woman who is caught between her new boyfriend and her inability to say no to her siblings and mother
HAUNTED 9/9/11 9/9/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Aperture Entertainment
· Junction Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Adam Goldworm as EP
· Cory Goodman as CRTR/EP
· Jon Turteltaub as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about a paranormal investigator who each week helps the living move on from a spirit that can't let go
HEAD GAMES 10/20/16 10/20/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· JuVee Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Chuck Rose as BOOK/CRTR/EP
· Julius Tennon as EP
· Viola Davis as EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on the novel about Dr. Jonah Hoffman, a Park Avenue psychiatrist, who is approached by the government to come work for them as a spy, feeding them crucial intel on one of his patients, a potential national security threat
HEADHUNTER 12/7/10 12/7/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Eric Heisserer as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a headhunter entangled into a corporate power game
HEART ATTACK GRILL 10/21/11 10/21/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Coquette Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Courteney Cox as EP
· David Arquette as EP
· Rob Sheridan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a former over-eater who transforms into a skinny girl and must navigate working with her ex in a diner that caters to people who love to eat
HEART OF LIFE 1/31/19 -
8/5/19
8/5/19 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Dave Annable as Wesley "Wes" Reid
· Harry Shum, Jr. as Sydney Winter
· Jessica Stroup as Alexandra Reid
· Katie Findlay as Brendan Winter
· Nick Thune as Jimmy
[who's making it?]
· Anne Fletcher as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· April Blair as CRTR/EP
· Ben Queen as CRTR/EP
· Jake Kasdan as EP
· John Mayer as EP
· Melvin Mar as EP
· Paul Weitz as EP
[what's it about?]
(from TCFTV's press release, March 2019) Inspired by John Mayer’s hit song, HEART OF LIFE follows two sets of adult siblings from wildly different worlds who discover they’re related and must reassess everything they thought they knew about their sha... [continued]
HEART SPEAKS, THE 9/24/12 9/24/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fishbowl Worldwide Media
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bruce Gersh as EP
· Ellen Stiefler as EP
· Mimi Guarneri as BOOK/CONS
· Susan Levison as EP
· Vin Di Bona as EP
· Yahlin Chang as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a female cardiologist who experiences a fall from grace
HEARTLAND 10/9/17 10/9/17 ABC put pilot previously 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
HEIRESS, THE 10/14/11 10/14/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· One-Two Punch Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Deborah Spera as EP
· Jennifer Robinson as CRTR/EP
· Maria Grasso as EP
[what's it about?]
drama inspired by a true story of huguette clark, who upon her death, left behind a $100 million dollar, fully-staffed estate in santa barbara, which she hadn't visited in decades
HEIRESSES 4/2/13 -
9/29/17
9/29/17 ABC script previously 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]
HELP 9/22/11 9/22/11 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· KoMut Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Kohan as CRTR/EP
· Max Mutchnick as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a young man - trained at the country's leading culinary school - who lands a job as the personal chef for the dysfunctional owners of a family-run fashion empire
HELPING ME HELP MYSELF 9/16/08 9/16/08 ABC script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Brillstein Entertainment Partners

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jon Kinally as CRTR/EP
· Tracy Poust as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a single-camera half-hour
HENCH AT HOME 3/11/03 -
5/9/03
5/9/03 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· DreamWorks Television
· Lottery Hill Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Craig Bierko as Terry
· Hallee Hirsh as Ally (Originally Cast)
· Lyndon Byers as Orillia
· Michael Charles Roman as Jake
· Molly Ephraim as Ally
· Nicholas Reese Art as Tyler
· Tracy Pollan as Kay
[who's making it?]
· Danelle Black as EP
· John Fortenberry as DIR (Pilot)
· Michael J. Fox as CRTR/EP
· Mitchell Hurwitz as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) TV favorite Michael J. Fox knows exactly how it feels when a personal star sets... and a celebrity comes home to stay. Blending his first-hand experience with his first loves– comedy and hockey – Michael has created an ende... [continued]
HIGH BAR 1/20/06 -
5/9/06
5/9/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 25C Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Brian Jacobs
· ??? as Michael Shell
· ??? as Ray
· ??? as Receptionist
· Garcelle Beauvais as Marcia
· Jill Ritchie as Kristin
· Julie Warner as Mary Porter
· Kelli Williams as Pamela
· Paige Turco as Caroline Fordham
· Regina King as Lauren
· Xander Berkeley as Campbell Knox
[who's making it?]
· Carl Beverly as EP
· Claudia Grazioso as WRTR/EP
· Robert Luketic as DIR (Pilot)
· Sarah Timberman as EP
· Steven Banks as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) A women's role in the workplace would be unrecognizable to their grandmothers. While some will play by the old rules, some make up their own...others will just break them all without blinking, if it suits their purpose. The... [continued]
HIGH MAINTENANCE 10/16/12 10/16/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Kevin Heffernan
· Steve Lemme
[who's making it?]
· Kevin Heffernan as CRTR/EP
· Steve Lemme as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about the staff at an upscale Manhattan apartment building
HIGH PROFILE 12/19/14 12/19/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kerner Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Harber as PROD
· Gwendolyn M. Parker as CRTR/EP
· Jordan Kerner as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about Shauna McDaniel, the survivor of a high-profile crime as a child, who is now a tough but tormented FBI agent heading up a nationwide unit dedicated to investigating crimes of the century, all while juggling a push-pull attachment to an ex... [continued]
HILL, THE 9/29/06 -
7/6/07
7/6/07 ABC ordered to pilot
[cast options extended; pilot filmed on 4/13/07]
previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Silver and Gold Productions
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Eric Christian Olsen as Matt O'Brien
· Mark Moses as Senator Rogers
· Michelle Trachtenberg as Maggie Rogers
· Smith Cho as Cheyenne
· Wendie Malick as Senator Lowell
[who's making it?]
· Andy Ackerman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Shana Goldberg-Meehan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Most of us would like to believe that Washington is run by silver-haired elder statesmen. But, in truth, the majority of people who work in Congress look more like the kid behind the counter at Starbucks. The average age of... [continued]
HIM & US 11/5/04 -
4/10/06
4/10/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Edelstein Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Anthony Head as Max Flash
· Ashley Williams as Jada
· Deren Leroy as Tim
· Hugh Sachs as Sydney
· Kim Cattrall as Freddie Lazarus
· Michael Trucco as Pete
[who's making it?]
· Bob Halley as EP
· Bruce Roberts as EP
· Charles Shyer as DIR (Pilot)
· Cindy Chupack as CRTR/EP
· Elton John as EP
· Michael Edelstein as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live the exclusive life of a rock 'n roll star? For the first time you can join the entourage of an outrageous, larger-than-life, pop superstar. Onstage, backstage, at home, a... [continued]
HISTORY OF THE 21ST CENTURY, THE ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· DreamWorks Television
· Industry Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Emile Levisetti as EP
· Keith Addis as EP
· Leslie Bohem as CRTR/EP
· Nick Wechsler as EP
[what's it about?]
futuristic account of the coming century
HMO ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Imagine Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Charlayne Woodard as Paula
· John Cleese as Larry King
· Lola Glaudini as Maureen
· Obi Ndefo as Andrew
· Tim Dutton as Peter
· William Smitrovich as Don
[who's making it?]
· Brian Grazer as EP
· Lauren Corrao as EP
· Peter Tolan as CRTR/EP
· Ron Howard as EP
· Tony Krantz as EP
· Tucker Gates as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
N/A
HOBBS 8/23/16 8/23/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· SMAC Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Constance Schwartz-Morini as EP
· Michael Caleo as CRTR/EP
· Michael Strahan as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a former Heisman Trophy winner who joins the Miami police force after not being drafted by the NFL, as well as a meticulous, rule-following detective who has trained her whole life to become a police officer
HOLLIS & RAE 12/7/05 -
10/20/06
10/20/06 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Steven Bochco Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Bailey Devereaux
· Frank Grillo as Henry Callaway
· Harold Sylvester as Lt. Dupree
· Issac Webster as Robaire
· Jaime Ray Newman as Hollis Chandler
· Laura Harris as Rae Devereaux
[who's making it?]
· Callie Khouri as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Dayna Kalins as PROD
· Steven Bochco as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) In a small southern city everyone knows everyone and they're all up in each other's business. And that makes it much more difficult to get away with murder. Best friends Hollis and Rae have a lot in common. Born and raised ... [continued]
HOLLYWOOD & VINES 10/31/12 10/31/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Temple Hill Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Marty Bowen as EP
· Michael Tolkin as CRTR/EP
· Wyck Godfrey as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about three sisters from a dynastic Hollywood family who find themselves connected to and affected by an A-list actress's death
HOLY SH*T 12/1/16 12/1/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· ABC Studios
· Orchard Farm Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Nick Thune
[who's making it?]
· Cami Curtis as EP
· Dave Becky as EP
· Kevin Parker Flynn as CRTR/EP
· Lisa Sterbakov as EP
· Michael Rotenberg as EP
· Mila Kunis as EP
· Nick Thune as CRTR/EP
· Susan Curtis as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy which follows the staff of a struggling church and their edgy new pastor (Thune) as they fight to survive in the modern world
HOME ECONOMICS 10/25/18 -
6/29/20
6/29/20 ABC ordered to pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Lionsgate Television
· Tannenbaum Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Topher Grace as Tom
[who's making it?]
· Eric Tannenbaum as EP
· Jason Wang as CO-EP
· John Aboud as CRTR/EP
· Kim Tannenbaum as EP
· Michael Colton as CRTR/EP
· Topher Grace as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about three adult siblings: one in the 1 percent, one middle-class, and one barely holding on
HOME GAME 10/24/11 10/24/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Shephard-Robin Company, The
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Greer Shephard as EP
· Michael Lewis as BOOK
· Michael M. Robin as EP
· Rob Sheridan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy based on Michael Lewis's book of the same name, about the triumphs, failures, frustration and exhilaration of being a new father during the first year of each of his three children's lives
HOMECOMING QUEEN ??? ??? ABC script
[pilot order rescinded]
previously in development
(2000-2001 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Impact Zone Productions
· Wass-Stein Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Brett Butler
[who's making it?]
· Don Reo as CRTR/EP
· Gene Stein as EP
· Nina Wass as EP
· Tom Shadyac as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a woman who has to rebuild her life after hitting rock bottom while raising two kids
HOMEFRONT, THE 10/7/15 10/7/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Dark Toy Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Colleen McGuinness as CRTR/EP
· Todd Holland as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a retired Green Beret who comes back to the U.S. and moves near his grown daughter and grandkids, only to find that it's easier to face death every day than to live in the suburbs
HOMEWARD BOUND ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sachs-Judah Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Constance Zimmer as Emily
· Devon Gummersall as Tom
· Heather Stephens as Katherine
· J.K. Simmons as Father
· Jake Richardson as Alex
· JoBeth Williams as Mom
· Lindsay Sloane as Rebecca
· Samm Levine as Stuart
[who's making it?]
· Danielle Stokdyk as PROD
· Gabe Sachs as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Judah as CRTR/EP
· Jennifer Gwartz as PROD
· Josh Brand as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about a young woman (lindsay sloane) forced to move home after her life falls apart
HOMICIDE SPECIAL 10/7/19 10/7/19 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· 3 Arts Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Amy Holden Jones as CRTR/EP
· Andrew Chapman as CRTR/EP
· Oly Obst as EP
[what's it about?]
drama set inside the Homicide Special division of the Philadelphia PD about two young and recently promoted female detectives and a beat cop as they take on an entrenched and corrupt system at an inner city precinct
HOPSCOTCH 9/25/09 -
1/9/10
1/9/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Jerry Bruckheimer Television
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Chris Levinson as CRTR/EP
· Jerry Bruckheimer as EP
· Jonathan Littman as EP
· KristieAnne Reed as CO-EP
[what's it about?]
high-concept police procedural which tells the stories of homicide investigations over several nonconsecutive days, with each act of an episode chronicling a different day
HORNET'S NEST 9/30/04 9/30/04 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Edelstein Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Michael Edelstein as EP
· Nicolas Meyer as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama deals with a group of lawyers who live together in a small new england town and pursue cases that have constitutional implications
HOSPITALITY 10/24/16 10/24/16 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Happy Madison Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Brian Gallivan as CRTR/EP
· Doug Robinson as EP
· Gladys Gonzalez as EP
· Wendi McLendon-Covey as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy based on Wendi McLendon-Covey's experiences working at the third worst Ramada in Anaheim about three women as they band together against a terrible new boss in the world of two-star hospitality
HOT MOMMA 9/12/03 -
2/3/05
2/3/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Amy Hill as Ruth
· Craig Ferguson as Ted
· Elizabeth Lundberg as Ashley
· Gina Gershon as Holly
· Lindsay Price as Dana
· Nick Lachey as Cooper
[who's making it?]
· Andy Ackerman as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Suzanne Martin as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The Ryans are anything but your typical family. Mom's a hottie. Dad's MIA. Daughter's a straight-A student. The cute live-in handyman wants to be an actor. And the aunt wonders if it's not too late to put her sister's teena... [continued]
HOUDINI ABC 9/25/13 9/25/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Jeff Addis as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
· Will Matthews as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama which follows legendary illusionist Harry Houdini when he partners with an unusually gifted female detective to solve the cases that baffle the LAPD in what is described as a fast-paced modern-day procedural
HOUSE CALLS 9/12/11 9/12/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television
· Wonderland Sound and Vision

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· McG as EP
· Peter Johnson as EP
· Tom Donaghy as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a doctor who quits his successful hospital practice after a scandal rocks his family and starts making house calls
HOUSE DIVIDED, A 1/26/06 -
10/1/12
10/1/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Alison Elliott as Ruth
· Antonio Elias as Sanchez
· Bill Smitrovich as Wexler
· Dylan McDermott as Anderson
· Jason Wiles as Tom Sampson
· John Benjamin Hickey as President Russell
· Kathleen York as Susan Russell
· Nestor Serrano as Col. Janowski
· Sarah Clarke as Jackie
· Shannon Lucio as Pam/Erasmus
· Tyress Allen as Edmunds
[who's making it?]
· Andrew David Chapman as CRTR/EP
· John Eisendrath as EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Michael Rymer as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Every action results in a reaction...although some reactions are bigger than others. Today, though, could be the biggest in U.S. History. In western Kansas, farmer Tom Sampson is forced to choose between paying taxes and lo... [continued]
HOUSE OF MOORE 10/12/15 -
9/28/16
9/28/16 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment
· We're Not Brothers Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Felicity Huffman
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Ben Barnz as EP
· Daniel Barnz as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Elizabeth Craft as EP
· Felicity Huffman as EP
· Sarah Fain as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the sexy, twisted lives of an iconic fashion family, looking at our beauty-obsessed culture through a darkly comedic lens
HOUSE OF THE RISING SUN 9/5/19 9/5/19 ABC put pilot currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Entertainment One
· Studio71

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Devries as EP
· Duane Adler as CRTR/EP
· Michael Schreiber as EP
[what's it about?]
drama described as a Romeo and Juliet-style soap about two feuding families set against the backdrop of the famous New Orleans night club
HOUSEHOLD NAME 10/20/16 -
4/5/17
4/5/17 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· Nacelle Company, The
· Paper Kite Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Carol Burnett as Vivian Valmont
· Mary Holland as Wendy
· Matt Oberg as Ted
· Maverick Thompson as Charlie
· Timothy Omundson as Edward Von Glimpse
· Zoe Anne Pessin as Jessica
[who's making it?]
· Amy Poehler as EP
· Andy Ackerman as DIR (Pilot)
· Brooke Posch as EP
· Carol Burnett as EP
· Dave Becky as EP
· Michael Pelmont as EP
· Michael Saltzman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2017) Comedy legend Carol Burnett returns to television as 93-year old Vivian Valmont, a glamorous, Hollywood film star whose larger-than-life persona is larger than her current fan base. Alternately imperious, witty,... [continued]
HOUSESITTERS 8/12/15 8/12/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Jackal Group, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Michael Bolton
[who's making it?]
· Gail Berman as EP
· Ricky Blitt as CRTR/EP
· Tim Mullen as EP
· Todd Graner as EP
· Tom Mullen as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy billed as a sort of modern-day "Three's Company" meets "Two Broke Girls"
HOUSEWIVES, THE 8/30/12 8/30/12 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Olive Bridge Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· June Diane Raphael
[who's making it?]
· Casey Wilson as CRTR/EP
· June Diane Raphael as CRTR/EP
· Richard Schwartz as CO-EP
· Will Gluck as EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about three female friends in 1954
HOW MAY WE HATE YOU 11/8/16 -
3/26/18
3/26/18 ABC ordered to pilot previously 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]
HOW TO BE A BETTER AMERICAN 1/29/10 -
12/15/11
12/15/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Dylan Matzke as Martin Pell
· Emily Rose Everhard as Lola Pell
· Jason Jones as Hugh Pell
· Johnny Sneed as Chad Pell
· Missi Pyle as Katie Pell
[who's making it?]
· Adam Bernstein as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Brian Bradley as CRTR/EP
· Mike Sikowitz as EP
· Steven Cragg as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2010) There comes a time in every family man's life when he has to choose between his big screen TV and his family. For Hugh Pell, that day has arrived. Hugh is determined to change his ways and remind his wife why sh... [continued]
HOW TO BE AN ADULT 9/24/13 9/24/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FanFare Productions
· Sony Pictures Television
· Underground Films

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Evan Silverberg as EP
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Nick Kreiss as CRTR/EP
· Trevor Engelson as EP
[what's it about?]
hybrid workplace comedy about a man-child tasked with saving his family business alongside his dad's comically awful widow
HOW TO CON YOUR KID 8/26/11 8/26/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Original Film
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Borgenicht as BOOK
· James Grace as BOOK
· Neal Moritz as EP
· Prentice Penny as CRTR/EP
· Vivian Cannon as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy which would revolve around a new father and his dad who get a second chance to fix their relationship now that they're both fathers
HOW TO SURVIVE A HOME INVASION 9/26/11 9/26/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrea Shay as EP
· David A. Katz as CRTR/EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a type A, OCD home security specialist who finds himself being pushed out of his safety zone when his college-age son and his elderly mother both move in with him
HUSBAND SWAP 6/30/04 -
2/15/05
2/15/05 ABC ordered to pilot
[backdoor pilot]
previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Diplomatic Productions
· Zodiak USA

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jenny Crowther as EP
· Michael Davies as EP
· Stephen Lambert as EP
· Wendy Roth as CO-EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) From the producers of "Wife Swap," the international award-winning hit reality show where the battlegrounds are kitchens and living rooms, comes "Boss Swap," a show that will take viewers into the heart of the American work... [continued]
HUSTLE, THE 10/14/15 10/14/15 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jeremy Garelick as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sarah Snedeker as PROD/CONS
· Sean Combs as EP
· Stacey Harman as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a small-town girl who lands a job working as an assistant to a street-educated billionaire business mogul where she is instantly thrown into a foreign world of extravagance, debauchery and adventure
HUSTLER, THE 10/14/19 10/14/19 ABC ordered to series currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Studio Lambert

[related genres]
· game show
[who's in it?]
· Craig Ferguson as Host
[who's making it?]
· Jack Burgess as EP
· Richard Bacon as CRTR/EP
· Stephen Lambert as EP
· Susan House as EP
· Tim Harcourt as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, October 2019) ABC announced today the network has picked up the mind-bending, new game show series, "The Hustler." Hosted by Emmy(R) Award-winning game show host, actor, writer, comedian and ABC alum Craig Ferguson, "The Hu... [continued]
HYDE 8/22/11 -
9/16/11
9/16/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Vendetta

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer Klein as EP
· Robert Louis Stevenson as BOOK
· Sheldon Turner as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
contemporary interpretation of robert louis stevenson's classic split-personality tale
HYPERION 9/30/16 9/30/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Fazekas & Butters

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jason Reed as EP
· Michele Fazekas as CRTR/EP
· Robert Atwood as PROD
· Tara Butters as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
top secret drama based on the Disney theme park mythology
HYPNOTIST'S LOVE STORY, THE 10/18/18 -
5/14/19
5/14/19 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/14/19]
previously in development
(2019-2020 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mandeville Films & Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Adan Canto as Patrick
· Heather Graham as Sasha
· Jane Seymour as Anne
· Juliet Rylance as Ellen
· Liza Lapira as Julie
[who's making it?]
· David Hoberman as EP
· Francesca Gregorini as DIR (Pilot)
· Heather Graham as EP
· Katie Wech as CRTR/EP
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Liane Moriarty as BOOK
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
small screen take on Liane Moriarty's book, which centers on successful hypnotherapist Ellen, who after a string of failed romances is optimistic about her current boyfriend, until he reveals a disturbing truth: a stalker ex-girlfriend who has been f... [continued]
I GOT YOU ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Wass-Stein Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Duane Martin as Kevin
· Emy Coligado as Beth
· Ming-Na as Kaila
· Suzy Nakamura as Lisa
· William Sasso as Adam
[who's making it?]
· Gene Stein as EP
· John Ridley as CRTR/EP
· Nina Wass as EP
· Ted Wass as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
an interracial family comedy featuring ming-na and duane martin
I HATE LA DUDES 10/1/12 10/1/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Shondaland Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Betsy Beers as EP
· Issa Rae as CRTR/CO-EP
· Shonda Rhimes as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about an aspiring journalist, new to Los Angeles, who becomes the lone female voice on a budding, male-driven Internet talk show, while learning to decode the often humiliating and exasperating rules of the LA dating scene
I LIKE YOU JUST THE WAY I AM 11/21/14 11/21/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· FanFare Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· Jenny Mollen
[who's making it?]
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Jenny Mollen as CRTR/EP
· Karen Kehela-Sherwood as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy based on her best-selling memoir, which chronicles Mollen's impulsive and outrageous life in Los Angeles with pals and fellow actor husband Jason Biggs
I LOVE EVERYBODY (AND OTHER ATROCIOUS LIES) 1/20/05 1/20/05 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Tagline Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Katie Ford as WRTR/EP
· Kelly Kulchak as EP
· Laurie Notaro as BOOK
[what's it about?]
dramedy about a self-deprecating, underachieving columnist
I LOVE THE THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU 2/6/06 -
3/8/06
3/8/06 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Kevin Bright as DIR (Pilot)
· Lara Runnels as WRTR/EP
· Patricia Carr as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a happily married couple who realize that everything they love about each other also drives them crazy
I LOVE YOUR EX 9/12/14 9/12/14 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Olive Bridge Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Angela Kinsey
[who's making it?]
· Angela Kinsey as CRTR/EP
· Audrey Wauchope as CRTR/EP
· Darlene Hunt as EP
· Rachel Specter as CRTR/EP
· Will Gluck as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a woman and her ex-husband's new girlfriend who end up becoming BFFs - much to the annoyance of the guy stuck in the middle
I MARRIED SOFIA 3/17/04 -
5/10/04
5/10/04 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Impact Zone Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Joseph Lawrence as Tony
· Lil Maxso as Carlos
· Sofia Vergara as Sofia
· Victoria Jackson as Gina
[who's making it?]
· Damon Wayans as CRTR/EP
· Don Reo as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jeff Sagansky as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) America was built by dreamers. That's why Colombia's biggest female soap opera star has come to conquer the acting world of New York City. Just what the big apple needed, another out-of-work actor. Bursting with ambition an... [continued]
I MOM SO HARD 8/27/19 8/27/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Danielle Stokdyk as EP
· Jen Smedley as CRTR/CO-EP
· Kristin Hensley as CRTR/CO-EP
· Michelle Nader as CRTR/EP
· Rob Thomas as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy based on Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley's web series which will see Smedley and Hensley continue to push comedic boundaries with their unapologetically honest take on marriage and motherhood, proving that friendship is the secret sauce
I PI 9/3/10 9/3/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television
· Wonderland Sound and Vision

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· McG as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Paul Scheuring as CRTR/EP
· Peter Johnson as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about an investigator who learned everything he ever needed to know about being a p.i. from watching shows like "magnum, p.i." and "simon and simon" while growing up
ICON 9/29/16 9/29/16 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Condé Nast Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anne Marie O'Connor as CRTR/EP
· Dawn Ostroff as EP
· Jon Koa as EP
· Sanaa Hamri as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama set in the upscale world of fashion and centers on an up-and-coming designer whose rising star makes it more difficult to escape his inner demons
IDENTITY 9/10/10 -
5/13/11
5/13/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· ITV Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Angela Bassett as Martha Adams
· Bree Turner as Tessa Stein
· Colin O'Donoghue as John Bloom
· Jay Paulson as (FKA) Jose Rodriguez
· Orlando Jones as Anthony Wareing
[who's making it?]
· Deborah Spera as EP
· Ed Whitmore as CRTR (U.K. Series)
· Gary Fleder as DIR (Pilot)
· John Glenn as CRTR/EP
· Julie Meldal-Johnsen as EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Paul Buccieri as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2011) "The best way to do something bad is to do it as someone else." In a world where anonymity is power, just living your life makes you the perfect target. A sophisticated new breed of identity thieves is destroyin... [continued]
I'LL HAVE WHAT SHE'S HAVING 10/29/15 10/29/15 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aisha Muharrar as CRTR/EP
· Rebecca Harrington as BOOK
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a unique approach to self-actualization in which a writer emulates the lives of America's celebrities, notable figures and icons in her weekly column
ILLUSION OF JUSTICE 1/22/18 1/22/18 ABC script previously 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]
ILLUSIONS 11/9/05 11/9/05 ABC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bull's Eye Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bob Yari as EP
· Cathy Schulman as EP
· Scott Shepherd as WRTR/EP
· Tom Nunan as EP
[what's it about?]
a procedural drama about a david blaine-like illusionist who (along with his sister-in-law, an f.b.i. agent) hunts for his wife's killer and solves crimes
I'M A RICH KID, GET ME OUT OF HERE! 4/5/04 4/5/04 ABC script
[cast-contingent pilot order rescinded]
previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ITV Studios

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Saade as EP
[what's it about?]
a twist on the "i'm a celebrity, get me out of here!" format, as celebutantes and ordinary offspring of rich folks survive for 10 days in the australian outback
IM WITH STUPID 10/21/09 10/21/09 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Lionsgate Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Judy Greer as Kas Sienkiewicz
[who's making it?]
· Allan Loeb as CRTR/EP
· Elaine Szewczyk as CRTR/CO-EP/BOOK
· Richard Lewis as EP
· Steven Pearl as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a manhattanite who has a fling with a park ranger while on safari in south africa who returns home to find the ranger has tracked her down where his limited intellectual capabilities are ultimately revealed
IMAN & ANDY 11/22/13 11/22/13 ABC script previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Electus
· Principato-Young Entertainment
· Whoop, Inc

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Angela Ruhinda as CRTR/EP
· Ben Silverman as EP
· Jimmy Fox as EP
· Paul Young as EP
· Peter Principato as EP
· Tom Leonardis as EP
· Whoopi Goldberg as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about the romance of two 20-something interracial coworkers who work at a Huffington Post-like online magazine whose dating bliss is quickly put into a tailspin when their new editor-in-chief arrives on the scene, exposes them as... [continued]
IN LIKE FIN 10/12/11 10/12/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Littlefield Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alexi Hawley as CRTR/EP
· Warren Littlefield as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about an illusionist who is pulled into action in a covert government sting
IN SECURITY 9/29/14 9/29/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Kaplan-Perrone Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Annabel Oakes as CRTR/EP
· Phil Traill as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Sean Perrone as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about four very un-Charlie's-Angels-like female bodyguards/private investigators whose invisibility in society makes their jobs easier - and everything else harder
IN THE GAME (2004 VERSION) 11/24/03 -
5/24/05
5/24/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Handprint Entertainment
· Love Spell Entertainment
· Sachs-Judah Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Anthony Tavera as Michael
· Ed O'Neill as Buzz
· James Patrick Stuart as T.J.
· Jennifer Love Hewitt as Riley Reid
· Josie Davis as Brandee
· Mel Rodriguez as Jason
· Paula Cate as Wendy
[who's making it?]
· Benny Medina as EP
· Evan Weiss as EP
· Gabe Sachs as CRTR/EP
· James Widdoes as DIR (Pilot)
· Jeff Judah as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Pollack as EP
· Jennifer Love Hewitt as CO-EP
· Kim Kovac as CO-EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The only girls on the NFL sidelines should be cheerleaders. At least that's what some men think. The pretty airheads most networks hire aren't doing much to prove them wrong. Until now. Yesterday Riley Reid was behind the s... [continued]
IN THE GAME (2005 VERSION) 11/24/03 -
5/24/05
5/24/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Love Spell Productions
· Sachs-Judah Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· christine baranski
· ed o'neill
· jennifer love hewitt
· john patrick stewart
· josie davis
· sara gilbert
[who's making it?]
· Benny Medina as EP
· Evan Weiss as EP
· Gabe Sachs as WRTR/EP
· James Widdoes as DIR (Pilot)
· Jeff Judah as WRTR/EP
· Jeff Pollack as EP
· Jennifer Love Hewitt as CO-EP
· Kim Kovac as CO-EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) The only girls on the NFL sidelines should be cheerleaders. At least that's what some men think. The pretty airheads most networks hire aren't doing much to prove them wrong. Until now. Yesterday Riley Reid was behind the s... [continued]
INBETWEENERS, THE 10/17/08 -
5/28/10
5/28/10 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Bwark Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Damon Beesley as CRTR/EP
· Iain Morris as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about four high school boys who belong to the "inbetweeners" social class - teens who are not the most cool and popular but not geeky enough to be branded uncool
INCREDIBLE HULK, THE 10/14/10 -
5/15/12
5/15/12 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Marvel Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Eick as CRTR/EP
· Guillermo del Toro as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jeph Loeb as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which would once again follow the exploits of physicist bruce banner whose accidental exposure to gamma radiation transforms him into the jade giant when he loses control of his emotions
INDIVISIBLE 8/25/15 8/25/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gary Randall as EP
· Rina Mimoun as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama which revolves around the tenuous friendship of a single mother newly transplanted to New York and her devout Islamic neighbor; the pair's relationship is tested when the love affair between their children sets off a global jihad
INFECTION 3/15/12 3/15/12 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Soo Hugh as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama which chronicles a deadly pandemic ravaging the nation which will pick up five years after a desperate President ordered a border that divides the nation to halt the spread of the virus
INHUMAN 10/22/10 10/22/10 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Sander-Moses Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ian Sander as EP
· Kim Moses as EP
· Mark Pellington as DIR (Pilot)
· Michael Cooney as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a close-ended thriller
INSIDE 12/15/06 12/15/06 ABC script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· LivePlanet

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Alison Cross as CRTR/EP
· Sean Bailey as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a female undercover cop in los angeles who uses her perfect instincts to stay alive as she reinvents herself during every case
INSIDE THE BOX 1/27/09 -
10/20/11
10/20/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Shondaland Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Indira Varma as Catherine Powell
· Jason George as Kyle Chisholm
· Jennifer Finnigan as Lauren Thomas
· Kim Raver as Samantha Hathaway
· Lloyd Owen as Kenneth Donnegan
· Martin Henderson as Jake Fisher
· Sarah Drew as Molly
· Xander Berkeley as Fred O'Brien (Guest Star)
[who's making it?]
· Betsy Beers as EP
· Mark Tinker as DIR (Pilot)
· Richard E. Robbins as CRTR/EP
· Shonda Rhimes as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's web site, March 2009) Welcome to the fast-paced, cutthroat world of network news. CNS is a hotbed of professional backstabbing and personal betrayals. The only way to survive here is through strength, talent and friendship. When the DC Bu... [continued]
INSOMNIA 10/2/03 10/2/03 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Alcon Entertainment
· Warner Bros. Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew A. Kosove as EP
· Broderick Johnson as EP
· Hillary Seitz as CRTR/EP
· Jack Orman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama loosely based on the feature film that will be a law enforcement ensemble set in the alaskan frontier with the hilary swank character at the center
INTERROGATOR, THE 11/24/03 11/24/03 ABC script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· Grammnet Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Artie Mandelberg as PROD
· Kelsey Grammer as EP
· Mark Israel as CRTR/EP
· Steve Stark as EP
[what's it about?]
drama revolves around a gritty female forensic psychologist/detective based in atlanta who uses her skills as a "human lie detector" to help solve crimes
INTRODUCING LENNIE ROSE 1/18/05 -
5/13/05
5/13/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Abigail Spencer as Lennie Rose
· Aya Sumika as Stella
· Carlos Ponce as Jimmy
· Keir O'Donnell as Harper
· Missy Yager as Nora
· Moon Bloodgood
· Patricia Wettig as Melinda
· Sasha Barrese as Tess
· Vondie Curtis-Hall as Marlon
· Warren Christie as Jackson
[who's making it?]
· Ken Olin as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Krista Vernoff as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) New York is the city of possibility for anyone who's ever had a dream. Writers. Actors. Up-and-comers. Whatever their ambition, they all come to New York looking for their big break. All share a passionate desire to become ... [continued]
INVADERS, THE 10/6/15 10/6/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 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
· Ellen Fairey as CRTR/EP
· Karolina Waclawiak as BOOK
· Laurie Zaks as EP
· Todd Lieberman as EP
[what's it about?]
drama which examines the dark underbelly of an exclusive beachfront community by following its inhabitants as they fight to belong while keeping their secrets hidden from view
INVISIBLE 11/7/19 11/7/19 ABC script currently in development
(2020-2021 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Watkins as CRTR/EP
· Rashad Raisani as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about an undercover federal agent going through an identity crisis as she struggles to find balance between her roles as a wife and mother and her calling as a high risk law enforcement officer
IRREVERSIBLE 12/10/14 12/10/14 ABC script
[cast-contingent]
previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fedora Entertainment
· Reshet Television
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Sarah
· Justin Long as Andy
[who's making it?]
· Michael Wimer as EP
· Peter Tolan as EP
· Segahl Avin as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy, based on the Israeli series "Bilti Hafich," about parents dealing with the challenges of middle class life without accepting the fact that they are middle class
IRREVERSIBLE 8/23/13 -
12/10/14
12/10/14 ABC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/9/14]
previously in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Fedora Entertainment
· Reshet Television
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· David Schwimmer as Andy
· Iris Bahr as Stacey
· Jessica Knappett as Sarah
[who's making it?]
· David Schwimmer as PROD
· Michael Wimer as EP
· Peter Tolan as EP
· Segahl Avin as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2014) Andy (David Schwimmer) and Sarah (Jessica Knappett) deal with all of the challenges of a middle class family, without accepting the fact that they ARE middle class. As far as they're concerned Andy is a novelist... [continued]
ISLE OF WOMEN 5/24/10 5/24/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· John Scott Shepherd as CRTR/EP
· Matthew Gross as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about three male surgeons who share office space but nothing of their personal lives with each other until a perfect storm of romantic catastrophes and a lot of alcohol makes them finally turn to each other for support
IT TAKES A VILLAGE 2/1/10 -
10/21/11
10/21/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Cheyenne Jackson as Scott
· Christopher Sieber as Howard Keener
· Gabriel Morales as Chris
· James Patrick Stuart as Carl
· Leah Remini as Karen Keener
· Zach Mills as George Keener
[who's making it?]
· Andrea Shay as EP
· Casey Johnson as CRTR/EP
· David Windsor as CRTR/EP
· Deborah Spera as EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Michael Fresco as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2010) Karen and Howard are just like any other couple lovingly raising their teenage son except they happen to live across the street from each other; Karen is remarried and Howard is gay. It Takes a Village is the co... [continued]
IT'S NOT ME, IT'S YOU 3/28/11 3/28/11 ABC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 3 Arts Entertainment
· ABC Studios
· SuperEgo Industries

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ben Karlin as CRTR/EP
· David Miner as EP
· Julie Anne Robinson as DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a comedy
JAILBREAK ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2000-2001 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Princess Productions

[related genres]
· based on a tv series
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Henrietta Conrad as EP
· Michael Attwell as CRTR
· Sebastian Scott as EP
[what's it about?]
reality series based on the UK format in which five men and five women try and escape from a prison-like environment to a designated area
JALEN VS. EVERYBODY 2/3/17 -
6/5/17
6/5/17 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2017-2018 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?]
· Anna Maria Horsford as Moms
· Campbell Williams
· Jalen Rose as Jalen
· Jessica McKenna as Becky
· Kelly Jenrette as Denise
· Kyan Samuels
· Laysla de Oliveira as Angela
· Marla Gibbs as Grammie
· Rich Sommer as Jacoby
[who's making it?]
· Chris Koch as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Jake Kasdan as EP
· Jalen Rose as PROD
· Mandy Summers as EP
· Melvin Mar as EP
· Nahnatchka Khan as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, April 2017) Current ABC/ESPN analyst and former 13-year pro-basketball star, Jalen Rose, stars as himself in this single camera comedy inspired by his life. A single dad to feisty teenager, Samantha, and bookish 6-year old,... [continued]
JANE & DICK 11/2/09 11/2/09 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Sander-Moses Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ian Sander as EP
· Jennifer Weiner as CRTR/EP
· Kim Moses as EP
· Michael Reisz as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
legal drama set in an all-female firm, the central character being a woman who's about to inherit her father's firm and get married when a boyfriend from her teenage years suddenly steps back into her life
JANUS 10/5/15 10/5/15 ABC script previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· EuropaCorp Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Edouard de Vesinne as EP
· Kevin O'Hare as CRTR/EP
· Luc Besson as EP
· Matthew Gross as EP
· Thomas Anargyros as EP
· Thor Freudenthal as CO-EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
import of the Austrian drama about a large pharmaceutical corporation that will stop at nothing to protect its image and maximize profits
JEKYLL & HYDE 9/16/11 9/16/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Mark Gordon Company, The

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Matt Lopez as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a female criminal psychologist in San Francisco who is drawn into the mysterious world of a brilliant but inhibited scientist and his volatile alter ego
JEN Y ??? ??? ABC unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sachs-Judah Productions
· Universal Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Gabe Sachs as CRTR/EP
· Jeff Judah as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
a multicamera comedy about a 22-year-old named jennifer yorkin who moves back home with her parents after graduating college
JENNI 12/5/12 12/5/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Jenni Rivera
[who's making it?]
· Jenni Rivera as PROD
· Pete Saldago as PROD
· Robert Horn as CRTR/EP
· Robert L. Boyett as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera family comedy about a strong, middle-class, single Latina woman working to raise a family using unique parenting skills, while struggling to run a family business and navigate her extended, co-dependent relatives
JESSICA 11/11/03 -
5/14/04
5/14/04 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Ted Harbert Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Aimee Garcia as Amanda
· Ali Hillis as Holly
· Brad Rowe as Mike
· Bryan Callen as Dan
· Gregory Harrison as Brett
· Jessica Simpson as Jessica Sampson
· Jonathan McClain as Joe
[who's making it?]
· Gayle Abrams as CRTR/EP
· Gil Junger as DIR (Pilot)
· Joe Simpson as EP
· Ted Harbert as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) In a celebrity-mad culture, no one has had more exposure than singer and reality-show star Jessica Simpson. When she sings, her powerhouse voice stops folks in their tracks. But it's her unique take on life that has made he... [continued]
JETSONS, THE 6/29/17 -
8/17/17
8/17/17 ABC put pilot previously 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
JOB SQUAD, THE 12/9/15 12/9/15 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Amigos de Garcia Productions
· Big Talk Productions
· CBS Television Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Greg Garcia as EP
· Kenton Allen as EP
· Matthew Justice as EP
· Stephnie Weir as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
series based on the U.K. comedy "The Job Lot," about an unemployment office in Burlington, VT, with Weir starring as Trish, the office manager who heads up a staff of colorful characters doing their best to turn Un-Employment into Fun-Employment
JOE 2.0 10/13/16 10/13/16 ABC script previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Kapital Entertainment

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Kaplan as EP
· Courtney Lilly as CRTR/EP
· Dana Honor as EP
· Tim Story as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy exploring what it means to be an African American man in today's society; where iconic pop culture moments are used to punctuate the everyday moments in the life of a recently divorced high school teacher
JOHN COREY 10/26/16 10/26/16 ABC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2017-2018 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Davis Entertainment
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· David Caplan as CO-EP
· Jason Richman as CRTR/EP
· John Davis as EP
· John Fox as EP
· Mace Neufeld as EP
· Nelson DeMille as BOOK
[what's it about?]
small screen take on best-selling author Nelson DeMille's most popular protagonists, John Corey: the brash, quick-witted, and cocky NYPD homicide detective set in today's social environment
JOHNNY CHRONICLES, THE ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Charles Esten as Patrick
· Danny Comden as Johnny
· James Lesure as Russell
· Justina Machado as Callie
[who's making it?]
· Adam Bernstein as DIR (Pilot)
· David Ronn as CRTR/EP
· Jay Scherick as CRTR/EP
· Nena Rodrigue as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a young, unorthodox private investigator (danny comden)
JOINT CUSTODY 2/8/05 -
6/7/05
6/7/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (multi-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Bret Loehr as Lev
· Kurt Fuller as Charlie
· Marilu Henner as Roz
· Nicholas D'Agosto as Joel
· Whitney Sloan as Lisa
· Will McCormack as Mike
[who's making it?]
· Joel Stein as CRTR/EP
· Regina Stewart as EP
· Shawn Levy as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) Divorce is always hardest on the kids because after a difficult marriage, anything will be easier for the parents. However, the hardest divorce to swallow is when the child has no clue his parents are even having problems. ... [continued]
JUDY'S GOT A GUN 1/16/07 -
7/17/07
7/17/07 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Cabloom!

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Bailee Madison as Brenna Lemen
· Colm Feore as Captain Ruttgauer
· Johnny Messner as Gavin Lynch
· Keith Powell as Brad Wilkes
· Louise Lombard as Judy Lemen
· Margo Harshman as Maya Spektor
· Matt Lanter as Isaac Prentice
· Michael Michele as Pamela Coates
· Steve Sandvoss as Patrick
[who's making it?]
· Michelle King as CRTR/EP
· Richard Heus as CO-EP
· Robert King as CRTR/EP
· Sheree Folkson as DIR (Pilot)
· Stu Bloomberg as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release) After a five-year hiatus, Judy returns to work as cop. She's both eager and nervous. Judy also is a single mother. How does that change her as a police officer? In the line of fire, which part will react first: mommy or cop... [continued]
JURY, THE 8/28/15 -
3/23/16
3/23/16 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2016-2017 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Carol Menselsohn Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Adina Porter as Angela Clayton
· Archie Panjabi as Monica Rai
· Ben Esler as Ernest Frost
· Brandon Jay McLaren as Jared Wheaton
· Brian Howe as Jim Pyken
· Eve Harlow as Melody Watson
· Hina Abdullah as Sobia Khan
· J.D. Pardo as Oscar Barrientos
· Jayne Taini as Maggie Singer???
· Jeremy Sisto as Dan Guest
· Kevin Rankin as Troy Woodruff
· Nikki DeLoach as Haley Winfield
[who's making it?]
· Carol Menselsohn as EP
· Julie Weitz as EP
· Mark Bianculli as CRTR/CO-EP
· Neil Burger as DIR (Pilot)
· V.J. Boyd as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC's press release, March 2016) What happens when a person's fate is placed in the hands of twelve strangers? Like 12 Angry Men meets the podcast Serial, The Jury follows a single murder trial over one season as seen through the eyes of the ju... [continued]
JUSTICE SYSTEM 9/24/04 9/24/04 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[who's behind it?]
· ABC Studios
· Battle Plan Productions

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Marc Frydman as EP
· Reed Steiner as WRTR/EP
· Rod Lurie as WRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
a civil law drama about two mismatched attorneys at a law firm
JUVIE 10/6/14 10/6/14 ABC script previously in development
(2015-2016 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Naegle Ink

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Sam Laybourne as CRTR/EP
· Sue Naegle as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a privileged and naive golden boy, who takes a job at a juvenile hall and discovers he has more to learn than to teach
KAT PLUS ONE 9/18/03 -
3/7/05
3/7/05 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)