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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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updated network commitment status
F/V MEAN TIDE 4/17/12 4/17/12 AMC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a Maine lobster fishing family
FABLES 3/1/05 -
12/8/08
12/8/08 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[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
FABULOUS 1/11/05 1/11/05 HBO script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[what's it about?]
one-hour drama about a multi-millionaire and his close circle of friends as they sail through the world of showbiz while navigating the rough underbelly of hip-hop
FABULOUS BAKKER BOY, THE 9/27/05 9/27/05 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[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.
FACE DOWN 4/6/11 4/6/11 BRAVO script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, April 2011) "Face Down" follows a charming and irresistibly flawed make-up artist as he navigates through a world of dodgy politicians, demanding stars, and privileged socialites, while dealing with a complicated ex-wife,... [continued]
FACELESS 1/12/06 -
6/30/06
6/30/06 FOX ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a federal prosecutor who goes undercover as a criminal in order to take down a sprawling underworld organization
FADE TO BLACK 12/18/08 12/18/08 SHOWTIME script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
drama which "tells the intertwined stories of a group of tinseltown writers, directors and actors whose lives are irrevocably altered by the hollywood blacklist"
FAERBORNE 1/21/11 1/21/11 SYFY script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a young seattle businessman whose life is turned upside down when he learns that he is a "changeling" - a fairy left to be raised by humans - and must be trained to fight goblins and other mythical creatures that live among us in disguise... [continued]
FAIR PLAY ??? ??? NBC unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[what's it about?]
N/A
FAIREST OF THE MALL 6/10/14 6/10/14 DISNEY ordered to pilot currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a teenage girl who lands her dream job at the plaza's hottest clothing store - only to lose it once she's set up by the resident queen bee
FAIRY TALE THEATER 11/29/12 11/29/12 FX script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy based on J. Michael Feldman's comedic stage show which features puppets in satirical, twisted fables that center on contemporary topics like sex, relationships and finances
FAITH 9/7/12 9/7/12 NBC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a couple whose marriage is being tested by their struggle to conceive but gets renewed faith from the unlikeliest of sources: a frustrated football fan camped out on their roof
FAKE ID ??? ??? MTV unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[what's it about?]
telefilm about a teenager who gets hold of a fake id and finds himself in a crazy case of mistaken identity
FALL OF BOB, THE 6/24/08 6/24/08 SHOWTIME script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy that revolves around a man whose life flashes before his eyes as he jumps off a building
FALLEN 9/21/09 9/21/09 FOX script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a group of vigilante "fallen" angels who take down the criminal and the corrupt in New York while falling in love, battling demons and seeking their own personal revenge
FALLEN 5/17/12 5/17/12 USA script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
(from USA's press release, May 2012) After an accident, a gruff, macho cop -- known for his "act first, ask questions later" approach -- develops the rare condition of synesthesia and suddenly finds himself seeing "emotions." His partner doesn't quit... [continued]
FALLEN, THE 4/21/09 4/21/09 LIFETIME script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Lifetime's press release, April 2009) The Fallen (working title), based on T. Jefferson Parker's novel of the same name, from executive producer McG (The OC, Charlie's Angels) and executive producers/writers Ed Decter and John Strauss (Head Ove... [continued]
FALLING INTO PLACE 8/22/13 8/22/13 FOX script currently in development
(2014-2015 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?]
· Andy Gordon as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about five college friends who, four or five years out of college, each experiences a loss and tries to overcome it
FALLS, THE 10/31/12 10/31/12 ABC FAMILY script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
drama billed as a modern re-imagining of Romeo and Juliet
FAME WHORE 5/9/12 5/9/12 SHOWTIME script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about our national obsession with being seen, validated, and adored by strangers, illustrated by a backup singer's determined quest
FAMILIES ON THE BRINK 7/8/14 7/8/14 HEALTH unspecified currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from Discovery's press release, July 2014) There are many issues that can bring a family to a crisis point - whether it's a black sheep, an eating disorder, or an addiction. This series follows one of the world's most successful relationship experts... [continued]
FAMILY AFFAIR 9/25/12 9/25/12 NBC put pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about two families in a small Connecticut town who are thrown together when an accident claims the lives of a mother and father who were having an affair
FAMILY AFFECTS 4/30/14 4/30/14 SYFY unspecified currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Angel Valley Media

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Tom Ceglia
[who's making it?]
· Aaron Sherry as EP
· Matt Lewis as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Syfy's press release, April 2014) Family Affects (WT) - A comedic workplace docuseries following the misadventures of a fiery family-run special effects pyrotechnics company in Hollywood. The show centers around Tom Ceglia, his five kids and th... [continued]
FAMILY ALBUM 10/11/10 -
8/11/11
8/11/11 FOX ordered to pilot
[midseason 2012]
previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
(from FOX's press release, May 2011) In March, while GLEE takes a break before its spring semester return, FOX will continue the laughs on Tuesdays with a block of four half-hour comedies. The night will feature the critically acclaimed RAISING HOPE,... [continued]
FAMILY BONDING 3/30/11 -
5/4/11
5/4/11 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[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]
FAMILY BUSINESS 9/8/09 -
4/22/10
4/22/10 ABC script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a dysfunctional midwestern family that tries to keep their grocery business afloat after being rocked by divorce
FAMILY BUSINESS PROJECT 1/7/13 1/7/13 CNBC ordered to series previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from CNBC's press release, January 2013) Building on the momentum of CNBC Prime, the network also announced today it has greenlit two additional series. FAMILY BUSINESS PROJECT (working title) from Embassy Row and executive produced by Michael Davie... [continued]
FAMILY CURSE 3/13/03 -
11/5/03
11/5/03 WB ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
drama revolves around married archeologists and their teenage kids, who must track down creatures from folklore they accidently release from a pandora's box; previously titled "shadow walkers"
FAMILY GAME, THE 11/17/06 11/17/06 NBC script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a fortysomething man who, after being fired from his respectable job, discovers that by taking his life in a new direction, he has a newfound freedom that begins to cause huge problems with his well-bred wife and conservati... [continued]
FAMILY LOVE 6/2/14 6/2/14 BRAVO unspecified currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Bayonne Entertainment
· CORE Media Group

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Lisa Galos
[who's making it?]
· Jennifer O'Connell as EP
· Patti Stanger as EP
· Rob Lee as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, June 2014) This project follows Lisa Galos and her totally unconventional family of matchmakers, including her beautiful single daughter, gay son, ex-husband, and even her ex-husband's former mistress. If anyone understan... [continued]
FAMILY MAN 5/18/07 -
12/28/07
12/28/07 TNT ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a man who organizes charity drives by day and cracks the safes of major corporations by night
FAMILY OF THE YEAR 1/24/07 -
8/8/07
8/8/07 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[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)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a son who takes over the family food truck business
FAMILY PRACTICE 2/3/11 -
7/7/11
7/7/11 NBC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a young doctor who spends as much time taking care of his parents as he does his patients
FAMILY PRACTICE 7/27/07 -
9/14/07
9/14/07 LIFETIME ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a south chicago girl who becomes enmeshed, personally and professionally, with the affluent, kennedy-esque family members of one of the city's most prestigious law firms
FAMILY SHOW 4/18/03 4/18/03 CBS cast-contingent previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy revolves around parents of teenage kids who end up having a child of their own
FAMILY TRAP, THE 10/18/11 -
9/24/12
9/24/12 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[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]
FAMILY UNDER CONSTRUCTION: HAWAII 4/1/14 4/1/14 DIY ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from HGTV's press release, April 2014) Additional new DIY Network series include Sledgehammer, starring popular licensed contractor Jason Cameron who will help homeowners smash their way to gorgeous new spaces by wrecking and remodeling their worst ... [continued]
FAMILY VALUES 3/28/07 3/28/07 USA script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[what's it about?]
(from USA's press release) Most families don't have a problem maintaining the image of a normal, happy household. But the Peytons have to try a little harder, because they're not the average familyin fact, they're not a family at all. They're a team ... [continued]
FAMILY, THE 4/24/12 4/24/12 SYFY script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Syfy's press release, April 2012) For generations, an alien family has hid amongst humans in plain sight using their advanced intellect to carve out a life for themselves as their family grew. But when the family patriarch that kept peace among... [continued]
FAMOUS RICH AND HOMELESS 4/13/10 4/13/10 PLANET GREEN ordered to series
[three episodes]
previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Planet Green's press release, April 2010) Five British celebrities spend 10 days and 10 nights on the streets of London, stripped of their cash and possessions. With no money, and hunger growing, they must navigate their way through the same gr... [continued]
FAN GIRL FAN BOY PROJECT 4/24/12 4/24/12 SYFY unspecified previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Syfy's press release, April 2012) From the producer of Jersey Shore comes a docu-series that celebrates the incredibly unique, often misunderstood and infinitely fascinating fan girl and fan boy cultures. Production company: 495 Productions. Ex... [continued]
FANOGRAPHY ??? ??? MTV unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[what's it about?]
N/A
FANTASY ISLAND ??? ??? NBC unspecified previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
reality version of series which will take real people and put them on an island resort where one of their wishes or desires is fulfilled but as in the original, they won't always be happy with the outcome
FANTASY MAKERS 4/30/14 4/30/14 SYFY unspecified currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Vidiots

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Anthony Amoia as EP
· Michael Amoia as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Syfy's press release, April 2014) Fantasy Makers (WT) - Fantasy Makers is a family docuseries following the loud, energetic and colorful cast of characters who own and operate one of New York City's premiere haunted attractions, Blood Manor. Wh... [continued]
FAR FROM THE TREE 9/11/13 9/11/13 FOX script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Becky Hartman Edwards as CRTR/EP
· Ruben Fleischer as EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the members of an all-American family whose lives are turned upside down when their eldest son is involved in a large scale eco-terrorist attack
FARM, THE 5/8/14 5/8/14 USA script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Grady Girl Productions
· Platinum Dunes
· Warner Horizon Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Form as EP
· Brad Fuller as EP
· Brandon Camp as CRTR/EP
· Dawn Olmstead as EP
· Michael Bay as EP
[what's it about?]
(from USA's press release, May 2014) On one of the last great family-owned farms in the Midwest, a father must battle horrors both psychological and diabolical in an effort to save those closest to him from a long-buried evil that has taken control o... [continued]
FARM, THE 1/25/12 -
3/8/13
3/8/13 NBC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
backdoor pilot for a spin-off of "The Office" set at Schrute Farms featuring Rainn Wilson's Dwight
FASCINATION STREET 4/30/12 4/30/12 E script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
(from E!'s press release, April 2012) A then-and-now look at the tumultuous relationship between two brothers as they work to make their band a success in the past and struggle to find who is behind the disappearance of the lead singer in the present... [continued]
FASHION DROP 1/10/10 1/10/10 OXYGEN unspecified previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Oxygen's press release, January 2010) Oxygen's on the look out for the best-dressed person in the room with the new game show series, "Fashion Drop." Fashion-forward audience members are plucked from the crowd to strut their stuff before a pane... [continued]
FASHION FIX 2/9/10 2/9/10 SUNDANCE unspecified previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Sundance's press release, February 2010) With two fashion insiders as hosts, they meet an emerging designer in each episode whose line is not working. Through a critical and creative process that transforms the product, our designer is forced t... [continued]
FASHION ICONS 2/9/10 2/9/10 SUNDANCE unspecified previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Sundance's press release, February 2010) Every renowned fashion designer has his/her muse - a celebrity who embodies the designer's unique vision of style and beauty. This series follows iconoclastic designers as they each create a new piece fo... [continued]
FASHION MASTERS 3/10/10 3/10/10 BRAVO unspecified previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, March 2010) This original two-hour special will feature some of the world's most talented and successful fashion designers squaring off in the ultimate design competition. These industry leaders will work around the clock... [continued]
FASHION PHENOMS 4/18/13 4/18/13 STYLE unspecified previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Style's press release, April 2013) Kid fashion design prodigies go head-to-head with one another in a high-stakes design competition, accompanied by their parents who are learning to navigate the cutthroat world of high-fashion. These "Fashion ... [continued]
FASHION STORIES OF NYC 3/28/12 3/28/12 BRAVO unspecified previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, March 2012) We follow four up-and-coming fashion design teams as they produce the defining collection of their careers, all under the watchful eye of fashion icon Andre Leon Talley. The mission to "create, show and sell" ... [continued]
FASHIONALITY 10/30/08 10/30/08 BRAVO unspecified previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release) In a new genre for Bravo, "Fashionality" (working title) is a weekly one-hour series, featuring four eclectic New York tastemakers from the worlds of media and fashion, who explore the intersection of all things pop cultu... [continued]
FAST & THE FUNNIEST, THE 7/2/09 7/2/09 ABC ordered to series
[cast-contingent]
previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
competition series in which a group of stand-ups travel cross-country competing in challenges and performances
FAST AND THE FURIOUS, THE 4/1/03 4/1/03 NBC unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
reality version of the feature "the fast and the furious" which will capture real-life -- and as nbc execs stress, legal -- street racing
FAST FORWARD 10/23/13 10/23/13 CBS script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· CBS Television Studios
· FanFare Productions
· Sony Pictures Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andreas Kamm as EP
· Jamie Tarses as EP
· Katharina Schenk as EP
· Kurt M. Mrkwicka as EP
· Oliver Auspitz as EP
· Wendy Battles as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
import of the Austrian crime drama "Schnell Ermittelt," about a female homicide detective who juggles the demands of her job while co-parenting and working side-by-side with her newly divorced husband, the medical examiner
FAST FORWARD 4/8/10 4/8/10 PLANET GREEN ordered to series
[13 90-minute episodes]
previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Planet Green's press release, April 2010) Meet 13 unique visionaries in their quest to build a greener and healthier future for our planet-notable names such as Venus Williams, Richard Branson, Tiki Barber and Matthew Modine. Whether it's a com... [continued]
FAST FORWARD 1/19/07 1/19/07 FOX script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a young female attorney in new york city
FAT CHANCE 10/19/11 10/19/11 TBS script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about what happens to two best friends - one overweight, one incredibly good-looking - when a beautiful girl enters their lives
FAT CITY 5/27/08 -
6/12/08
6/12/08 CW script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Citytv's press release) Just blocks from the glittering lights of the Las Vegas strip resides one of the most successful fugitive apprehension teams in the world. F.A.T. City, is a six-member inter-agency task force comprised of FBI, DEA, U.S. ... [continued]
FAT ROB 10/21/11 10/21/11 NBC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a former rap star who is balancing being famous and being a good father
FAT SELLS 7/10/08 7/10/08 HBO script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[what's it about?]
(from New Wave Entertainment's press release) HBO has acquired the pilot "Fat Sells" co-created by 25/7 Productions honcho Dave Broome ("The Biggest Loser") and writer Gren Wells. Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker ("The Last King of Scotland") wil... [continued]
FAT, FORTY AND FIRED 9/14/12 9/14/12 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[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
FATHER CAN'T COPE ??? ??? FOX ordered to pilot previously in development
(2000-2001 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a beleaguered father tries to keep peace among his fractitious family members
FATHERS & SON 10/14/09 -
7/12/11
7/12/11 FOX script
[7-10 minute presentation]
previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is an animated comedy
FATRICK 8/2/13 -
5/7/14
5/7/14 FOX ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/7/14]
currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· ??? as Karen
· ??? as Leslie
· Dante Hoagland as Young Maurice
· Lucy Rust as Young TBA
· Marcia Cross as Arlene
· Ray Ford as Maurice
· Zach Cregger as Patrick
[who's making it?]
· Corey Nickerson as CRTR/EP
· Jim Rash as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Kevin Walsh as EP
· Nahnatchka Khan as CRTR/EP
· Nat Faxon as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
(from FOX's press release, November 2013) When he realizes his life isn't quite where it should be, Patrick, a 30-something moving man and formerly fat kid, is forced to face the damage caused by years of being Fatrick: a chubby little kid just tryin... [continued]
FAULT LINE 8/25/06 8/25/06 FOX put pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a top orthopedic surgeon and mother who faces the challenges of re-entering the dating scene and co-parenting after a separation
FAULT LINE 10/2/03 -
10/31/03
10/31/03 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[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]
FBI, THE 8/10/07 -
3/12/08
3/12/08 FOX script
[pilot order rescinded]
previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about the agency's critical incidents response group - a division involved in a range of cases, including kidnappings, hostage negotiations, hostage rescue and evidence collection
FEAR OF FLYING 2/9/10 2/9/10 SUNDANCE script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Sundance's press release, February 2010) FEAR OF FLYING - adapted from Erica Jong's iconic novel, this is the story of poet Isadora Wing, looking back at her eventful life through the lens of the many men she's loved. Produced by Mammoth Screen... [continued]
FEARLESS 3/7/03 -
7/10/09
7/10/09 WB ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
(from the WB's press release) This youthful ensemble crime drama uncovers the FBI's best-kept secret: an elite Special Investigations Unit (SIU) staffed with the finest young agents to infiltrate and apprehend society's dangerous new class of young c... [continued]
FEARLESS XBOX 4/28/14 4/28/14 XBOX ordered to pilot currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Cordell Jigsaw Zapruder

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Paul de Gelder
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from Xbox's press release, April 2014) "Fearless," (working title) is an unscripted series currently in pilot production starring Paul de Gelder, an Australian Navy bomb clearance diver and shark attack survivor who takes on an adrenaline-fueled que... [continued]
FEED ME 2/14/14 -
5/9/14
5/9/14 NBC ordered to pilot
[network passed on 5/9/14]
currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Universal Television
· Witt-Thomas Productions

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
[who's in it?]
· Andrea Parker as Amanda
· Debra Monk as Alice
· Ed Quinn as John
· Ethan Peck as Ned
· Hart Bochner as Will
· Mary-Louise Parker as Emma
· Toks Olagundoye as Meryl
[who's making it?]
· Michael Trim as DIR (Pilot)
· Paul Junger Witt as EP
· Sally Robinson as CRTR/EP
· Tony Thomas as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a dysfunctional family bound by love and the restaurant they run together
FEEL THE FORCE 11/5/12 11/5/12 ABC put pilot previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[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 REVIEW 10/15/09 -
11/10/09
11/10/09 CW script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a group of twentysomething assistant district attorneys from new york who prepare to make the jump to prosecuting felonies
FEMA: THE UNTOLD STORY 11/10/06 11/10/06 FOX script previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy which chronicles the political and social workings of the much-maligned agency
FEMALE ENTREPRENEUR PROJECT 3/28/12 3/28/12 BRAVO unspecified previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, March 2012) From the co-founders of Fortune's 50 Most Powerful Women in Business ranking comes a competition project that breaks the mold of traditional business shows and celebrates the fact that women are leading the ch... [continued]
FEMPIRE 4/28/14 4/28/14 BRAVO unspecified currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Water Cooler Casting

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, April 2014) These female CEOs know that making time for a cocktail and a date is sometimes their only salvation from the pressures and responsibility of growing a "Fempire" and commanding respect from the men who work ben... [continued]
FERGIE ??? ??? SYNDICATION unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
talk show featuring the duchess of york
FERRY TALES 3/22/05 3/22/05 SHOWTIME script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a group of women who meet every morning in the women's bathroom on the staten island ferry in new york
FERTILE GROUND 2/3/05 -
7/8/05
7/8/05 FOX ordered to pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[what's it about?]
(from FOX's press release) A provocative new drama set in the cutting-edge world of a fertility clinic, FERTILE GROUND.
FIFTH WHEEL 10/11/13 -
3/7/14
3/7/14 NBC script
[pilot order rescinded]
currently in development
(2014-2015 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
· Elena Crevello as CRTR/SP
· Heidi Niedermeyer as CRTR/SP
· Jonathan Groff as EP
· Marc Buckland as DIR (Pilot)
· Mark Gordon as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a girl learning to deal with being the only single person in her group of friends
FINAL GIRLS, THE 9/17/13 9/17/13 ABC FAMILY script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· Jamie Lee Curtis
[who's making it?]
· Jamie Lee Curtis as EP
· Jeff Dixon as CRTR/EP
· Steve Miner as EP/DIR (Pilot)
[what's it about?]
drama about a group of girls who have, in essence, survived their own personal horror stories and are brought together by a mysterious older woman (Curtis) to channel the stress and scars of their experience for some greater good
FINALLY A FAMILY 1/12/06 1/12/06 A&E ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
reality series which tracks the adoption process where the field of parents has been narrowed down to two sets
FIND MY PAST 4/22/14 4/22/14 TRAVEL ordered to pilot currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Lion TV

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from Travel Channel's press release, April 2014) "Find My Past" (wt) is a hosted series that follows Americans on a journey to breathtaking locations throughout the world as they uncover their very personal connection to history's most extraordinary... [continued]
FINDERS KEEPERS 3/27/12 3/27/12 USA script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a former FBI agent and missing persons specialist who finds people by immersing himself in their lives
FINDING LOVE 10/18/12 10/18/12 LIFETIME script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
drama based on Jennifer Love Hewitt's book "The Day I Shot Cupid," in which she offers tips on romance in a comical and honest way based on her own dating experiences
FINDING MR. RIGHT 3/24/06 3/24/06 LIFETIME unspecified previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
a dating show in which women must determine which of her three dates is single/straight, gay or married - if she's right, she wins an all-expenses-paid cruise with the single guy; if she's wrong, the others receive the cruises
FINDING MY FATHER 5/7/14 5/7/14 OXYGEN unspecified currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Asylum Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Jonathan Koch as EP
· Steve Michaels as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Oxygen's press release, May 2014) This project follows women who grew up without their fathers as they go on a mission to find him and fill the void they've felt their whole lives. With the help of a private investigator, each episode will foll... [continued]
FINN & SAWYER 8/17/12 8/17/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[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)
[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]
FIONA ??? ??? LIFETIME ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
drama based on the fiona fitzgerald character, a blueblood-turned-urban police detective, created in a series of mystery books by warren adler
FIREBRAND 3/24/06 3/24/06 LIFETIME script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a forensics investigator who has superpowers
FIRST & LAST 2/2/09 2/2/09 TNT ordered to pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
reality series which documents the first and last time people experience a particular event
FIRST COMES LOVE 10/2/03 10/2/03 NBC unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
described as an interracial take on "when harry met sally" which examines the relationship of a young couple who has just moved in together after dating for a few months
FIRST KILL, THE 4/4/13 4/4/13 ID ordered to series previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Investigation Discovery's press release, April 2013) Before there were dozens of victims, a nation-wide manhunt, and a guilty serial killer, there was THE FIRST KILL. This series explores the initial murder that inspired a killing spree, confou... [continued]
FIRST LADY ??? ??? CBS unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
an hourlong drama about the female governor of california who comes to power after her husband dies while in office
FIRST TIME FLIPPERS 4/1/14 4/1/14 DIY ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from HGTV's press release, April 2014) Additional new DIY Network series include Sledgehammer, starring popular licensed contractor Jason Cameron who will help homeowners smash their way to gorgeous new spaces by wrecking and remodeling their worst ... [continued]
FIRST TIMERS 9/4/13 9/4/13 ABC script currently 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
FISH TANK, THE 2/2/09 -
12/1/09
12/1/09 CBS ordered to pilot previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a teenager who finds himself living the dream when his parents give him the house to himself five days a week
FIT CLUB, THE 4/28/14 4/28/14 BRAVO unspecified currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· All3Media America
· Lime Pictures

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Claire Poyser as EP
· Derek Mclean as EP
· Eli Holzman as EP
· Jacob Cohen-Holmes as EP
· Kate Little as EP
· Omid Kahangi as EP
· Stephen Lambert as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, April 2014) Today's modern day Greek Gods are better known as New York City's hottest trainers whose bodies are their billboards. Their client lists include some of Manhattan's elite, from billionaire investors to world f... [continued]
FIVE FAMILIES, THE 10/14/13 10/14/13 DISCOVERY script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Irwin Winkler as EP
· Nicholas Pileggi as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about the founding families of the Mafia
FIVE FINGER DISCOUNT 9/18/03 9/18/03 FOX script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
a new half-hour comedy about a 10-year-old girl growing up in a family of petty crooks
FIVE HOUSES 10/13/04 10/13/04 NBC put pilot previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[what's it about?]
a single-camera comedy about five families living on a suburban los angeles cul-de-sac
FIVE YEAR PLAN 3/26/08 -
1/27/10
1/27/10 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[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)
[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]
FIVES 8/20/13 8/20/13 FOX script currently in development
(2014-2015 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
· Shawn Wines as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a group of people who are excruciatingly average (5 on a scale of 10), coming together to battle daily life in the most image-conscious city in the world: Los Angeles
FIX ME 1/9/06 1/9/06 NBC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a young pediatrician who takes care of everyone around her but needs some help of her own
FIX MY CHOIR 4/8/14 -
5/15/14
5/15/14 OXYGEN ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Pink Sneakers
· Relevé Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· Deitrick Haddon
· Michelle Williams
[who's making it?]
· Deitrick Haddon as EP
· Holly Carter as EP
· John Ehrhard as EP
· Jonathan Singer as EP
· Kimberly Ehrhard as EP
· Lauren Stevens as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Oxygen's press release, April 2014) In this bold and uplifting music-driven series, struggling choirs will get a chance of much needed mentoring with the help of gospel superstar Deitrick Haddon ("Preachers of L.A.") and Grammy-Award winning re... [continued]
FIX MY FAMILY 3/30/10 -
5/10/11
5/10/11 WE ordered to series
[eight episodes]
previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
(from WE tv's press release, May 2011) Dr. Tara Fields, a take-no-nonsense psychiatrist, moves in with a family for a week to help them begin to mend their broken relationships. Rolling up her sleeves, she unravels the cobwebs of miscommunication and... [continued]
FIX, THE 1/13/04 -
8/25/04
8/25/04 ESPN script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
a drama set in the worlds of gambling and college football
FIXER, THE 9/19/11 9/19/11 NBC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
drama based on the life of top New York attorney Edward Hayes
FIXER, THE 8/31/07 8/31/07 ABC script
[with penalty attached]
previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[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
FIX-IT MEN 5/14/14 5/14/14 TNT script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Sonar Entertainment

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Joe Carnahan as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· John Glenn as CRTR/EP
· Mark Gordon as EP
· Nick Pepper as EP
[what's it about?]
(from TNT's press release, May 2014) A team is sent back in time from 2027 to 2014 to disrupt a series of events that will lead to a cataclysmic war in the future - but something goes wrong, trapping them in 2014 Manhattan. Cut off from their time an... [continued]
FLASH 4/22/13 4/22/13 E unspecified previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from E!'s press release, April 2013) This self-contained competition elimination series pits up-and-coming photographers against one another. In each episode, the photographers are given a real world challenge with real clients from the world of pop... [continued]
FLASH, THE 9/12/03 -
7/30/13
7/30/13 WB put pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
an update of the dc comics superhero that will follow the "no tights, no flights" philosophy of "smallville," which means the character won't be clad in his classic red suit; the producers also plan to incorporate time travel into the character's myt... [continued]
FLASHPOINT ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
centers on investigators at the centers for disease control and prevention -- previously titled "e.i.s."
FLATLAND ??? ??? SYNDICATION ordered to series
[22 episodes]
previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
follows three young americans (robinson, rhys and yip) who find themselves trapped in the mysterious web of a man known only as mr. smith (hopper)
FLAVA JONES ??? ??? UPN script previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a female cop who decides to move to miami and become a private detective
FLEET STREET 5/8/13 5/8/13 STARZ script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Ferret Productions
· Lionsgate Television
· Octagon Entertainment
· Virgin Produced

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Danny Brocklehurst as CRTR/EP
· Jason Felts as EP
· John Ferriter as EP
· Justin Berfield as EP
· Michael Forman as EP
· Piers Morgan as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Starz's press release, May 2013) Starz and Lionsgate announced today that they will again join forces to develop a new original drama series, "Fleet Street." Set in 1970's England, the provocative new series will chronicle the rise of tabloid j... [continued]
FLESH & BLOOD 12/12/12 12/12/12 LIFETIME script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about a girl from the wrong side of the tracks who infiltrates a very powerful New York family
FLESH & BONES 10/12/12 -
3/20/14
3/20/14 FX script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a drama
FLINTSTONES, THE 5/16/11 -
5/14/12
5/14/12 FOX script
[series order rescinded]
previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
(from FOX's press release, May 2011) Yabba dabba doo! FOX has picked up THE FLINTSTONES, a 21st century version of the classic animated comedy from executive producer Seth MacFarlane. In a cross-studio collaboration, THE FLINTSTONES will be produced ... [continued]
FLIP IT FORWARD 4/1/14 -
5/7/14
5/7/14 HGTV unspecified
[series ordered rescinded]
currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· David Benham
· Jason Benham
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
(from HGTV's press release, April 2014) HGTV's new lineup will showcase eight new series, including celebrity home remodels, house-flipping adventures or winner-takes-all home renovation competitions. The Jennie Garth Project, premiering in June, wil... [continued]
FLIPPING WARS: VEGAS 7/23/12 7/23/12 CNBC unspecified previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from CNBC's press release, July 2012) FLIPPING WARS: VEGAS (working title) Produced by MorningStar Entertainment with Gary Tarpinian and Paninee Theeranuntawat as Executive Producers and Christian Robinson as Co-Executive Producer. The housing marke... [continued]
FLIRT 1/19/06 -
4/14/06
4/14/06 CW ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about the only guy at a women's magazine
FLOCK, THE ??? ??? UPN script previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about dead teenagers who return to earth as angels to help other young people
FLORIDA FISH & WILDLIFE COMMISSION 7/30/09 7/30/09 PLANET GREEN unspecified previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Planet Green's press release, July 2009) Florida has one of the country's last great natural reserves for wildlife and national parks: the Florida Everglades. Join the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FFWC) team as they attempt to track do... [continued]
FLY GIRLS 10/29/03 -
11/20/03
11/20/03 UPN script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
action-drama tells the story of two young female actresses working on a saturday morning show along the lines of "power rangers" who discover the costumes they wear for the show actually give them superhuman powers, which they use to fight evil
FLYING HOSPITAL ??? ??? CBS unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
drama that explores the operations of an independent first-response medical team that goes into hostile territories around the globe
FLYOVER STATES, THE 11/18/04 11/18/04 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[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
FM 5/17/12 5/17/12 CW script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
domestic take on the short-lived U.K. series about the antics of DJ, his co-host and producer as they work on an indie music radio show
FOLLOW THE LEEDS 3/3/03 -
4/29/03
4/29/03 LIFETIME ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
drama follows two sisters (sharon lawrence, maria pitillo) who solve cases with their mother (marsha mason); previously titled "suburban sleuths"
FOLLOWER, THE 10/30/09 10/30/09 HBO script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
drama described as a dark social satire chronicling the dating lives of a group of twentysomething new yorkers as seen through the eyes of a stalker
FOMO 8/7/13 8/7/13 FOX script (with penalty) currently in development
(2014-2015 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?]
· Heather Petrigala as PROD
· Ian Edelman as CRTR/EP
· Ruben Fleischer as EP
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about the lives of people in a constant state of FOMO (fear of missing out): stuck in a job they don't want, a group of young life insurance brokers search for deeper meaning outside of their cubicles
FOOBAR 9/21/07 9/21/07 ABC script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[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 CHAIN 6/13/12 6/13/12 SYNDICATION unspecified previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
syndicated game show in which families compete in a cooking contest to win escalating cash prizes
FOODICULOUS 3/7/13 3/7/13 TRAVEL ordered to series previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Travel Channel's press release, March 2013) Join host Mikey Roe and other Travel Channel all-stars as we explore unique variations of popular American dishes around the globe. From jumbo slices in Washington, D.C. to blood brownies in Finland, ... [continued]
FOODS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD 4/21/09 4/21/09 FOOD ordered to series previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Food Network's press release, April 2009) Food guru Alton Brown hosts this mini series that explores foods that have shaped the course of human history and influenced the way our species evolved. Alton will also investigate foods of the future ... [continued]
FOOTBALL WIVES 9/1/06 -
6/29/07
6/29/07 ABC ordered to pilot
[cast options extended]
previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[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 PETE'S SAKE 11/23/05 11/23/05 NBC script (with penalty) previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
workplace comedy about a group of five people who continually die and fail to get into heaven, thus sending them back to earth for another go around
FORCE OF NATURE 3/16/10 3/16/10 SYFY unspecified previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Syfy's press release, March 2010) Force of Nature follows the life of Ariel Towne, an average guy who just happens to be a Feng Shui master, as he interweaves contemporary, practical solutions with ancient mystical philosophies to help his wide... [continued]
FORD COUNTY 12/8/10 12/8/10 NBC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about the inhabitants of the mississippi region and their foibles
FOREIGN MOTORS ??? ??? CBS unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[what's it about?]
N/A
FORENSIC FILES ??? ??? CBS unspecified previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
reality series that will feature forensic expert henry lee, who will try to crack old unsolved mysteries using modern technology
FOREVER YOUNG ??? ??? ABC script previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a twentysomething teacher who gets along better with his students than his fellow educators
FOREVER YOUNG ??? ??? FOX unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[what's it about?]
N/A
FORGE 1/14/09 1/14/09 FOX script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it is a drama
FORT BUSH 5/4/10 5/4/10 SPIKE TV ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Spike TV's press release, May 2010) Two misfit U.S. Army drill sergeants try to maintain their hard-partying lifestyle despite the arrival of an uptight new captain with a grudge. They must utilize unorthodox methods to turn an endless stream o... [continued]
FORT PIT 1/3/07 -
6/15/07
6/15/07 NBC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[what's it about?]
(from NBC's press release) It's hard to get fired from the NYPD, but that doesn't mean you can't be banished. For years, Brooklyn precinct Fort Pit has been the dumping ground for the black sheep of the NYPD – good cops who screwed up and fell under ... [continued]
FORT SMITH 12/21/07 -
3/10/08
3/10/08 AMC script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[what's it about?]
drama about isaiah parker, who polices the five points - comprised of five different indian tribes - with his posse in the lawless post-civil war west
FORTUNATE SON 4/22/13 4/22/13 E script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from E!'s press release, April 2013) Framed for a drug deal by a friend from his hard-partying days, society golden boy Michael Baron becomes a criminal informant and is at the mercy of the police. He bounces between his privileged west side of Los ... [continued]
FORTUNE 7/10/13 7/10/13 BRAVO script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· John Wells Productions
· Warner Horizon Television

[related genres]
· drama
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Andrew Stearn as EP
· John Wells as EP
· Theresa Rebeck as CRTR/EP
[what's it about?]
drama about a prominent New York family and the battle over an inheritance after the patriarch dies suddenly under mysterious circumstances
FORTUNE DIGGERS 12/11/12 12/11/12 TRAVEL ordered to series
[six episodes]
previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Travel Channel's press release, December 2012) "Fortune Diggers"(wt) follows three teams of America's best relic hunters, competing head-to-head-to-head in a race, armed with metal detectors, to discover the most valuable artifacts in a locatio... [continued]
FORTUNE HUNTERS 8/31/11 -
12/16/11
12/16/11 TNT unspecified previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
no details are available other than it involves contestants seeking treasure
FORTUNE'S CHILDREN 8/21/08 8/21/08 HBO script previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[what's it about?]
drama series which will depict the vanderbilt family saga at the turn of the 20th century as the clan grapples with a declining fortune, extravagances and social-climbing instincts
FOSTER HALL 10/31/03 -
5/10/04
5/10/04 NBC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy that centers on a brother (macaulay culkin) and a sister (busy phillips) who reunite after years of being bumped from foster home to foster home and the sister's brief stint in jail
FOSTERS, THE 12/14/12 12/14/12 NBC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a father with numerous foster children
FOUNDING FATHERS 7/31/12 7/31/12 ABC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[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
FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH 10/5/05 -
2/13/06
2/13/06 WB ordered to series
[eight episodes]
previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
reality series in which eight college seniors team up with eight active senior citizens on a race across the united states
FOUR NEXT DOOR, THE 8/18/06 8/18/06 NBC script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about the exploits of the four horsemen of the apocalypse who are forced to blend in and live among humans after arriving 10 years too early for the end of the world
FOUR PLAY 11/28/11 11/28/11 NBC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about four people creating an unlikely family while raising a newly adopted child
FOURPLAY 2/15/08 -
9/22/11
9/22/11 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2008-2009 season)
[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]
FOURPLAY ??? ??? CBS ordered to pilot previously in development
(2000-2001 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about four best friends: two guys and two girls
FOURTH ESTATE 11/3/10 -
5/19/11
5/19/11 AMC script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
drama centering on an investigative journalist whose world is upended when he takes on a major scandal - and some truths about the reporter himself are in danger of being exposed
FOXY'S FAMILY 1/16/04 1/16/04 MTV unspecified previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
(from MTV's press release) Notorious, controversial, explicit... Foxy Brown rules her business with an iron fist and a platinum smile. Each week we'll watch a modern day "That Girl" balance a double life split between her gilded life in the suburbs o... [continued]
FRAGILE 11/5/13 11/5/13 ABC script currently 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]
FRAGILE KIND OF VIOLENCE, A 2/12/04 2/12/04 SHOWTIME script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
drama which will center on the relationship between two men in their early 20s, an aspiring writer from ohio and the self-destructive son of an upper-class family
FRAME, THE 9/30/10 -
3/23/12
3/23/12 CW unspecified
[series order rescinded]
previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
(from The CW's press release, May 2011) What happens when your whole life is reduced to one Frame? There's only one rule: if you're out of the Frame, you're out of the game. Ten teams of two, chosen for their dynamic personalities and their existing ... [continued]
FRANCHISED 7/23/12 7/23/12 CNBC unspecified previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
(from CNBC's press release, July 2012) FRANCHISED (working title) Produced by Eyeworks USA, with JD Roth, Todd A. Nelson and Brant Pinvidic serving as Executive Producers. There may be no easier or faster way to start a business than owning a franchi... [continued]
FRANGELA 7/21/06 -
5/15/07
5/15/07 FOX ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
female buddy comedy based on their stand-up act - which is self-described as "what happens when two funny black women decide enough is enough" and decide to release their "inner black bitch"
FRANKENSTEIN 10/17/12 10/17/12 TNT script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
drama based on the Dean Koontz novels set in present-day New Orleans and follows Victor Helios (Frankenstein) and his creation 200 years after they thought they killed each other in a battle in the Arctic
FRAT HOUSE 12/9/08 12/9/08 TBS ordered to pilot
[7-10 minute presentation]
previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
reality series in which a trio of comedians lead a band of guys - each at a personal crossroads - who long for the simpler, raucous days of life in a frat house
FREAK BEAT 10/15/03 -
6/7/04
6/7/04 HBO script previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
a new comedy about former new york post editor steve garbarino's experiences covering hollywood, madison avenue and the fashion scene
FREAK OUT 6/12/14 6/12/14 ABC FAMILY ordered to series
[14 episodes]
currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 495 Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· SallyAnn Salsano as EP
[what's it about?]
(from ABC Family's press release, June 2014) Tom Ascheim, President, ABC Family, today announced that the network will continue to grow its slate of original programming with a new hilariously scary, hidden-camera, funny-prank show, "Freak Out." The ... [continued]
FREAKIN FABULOUS WITH CLINTON KELLY 4/2/09 4/2/09 TLC ordered to series previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
(from TLC's press release, April 2009) After years of helping style-challenged people find their inner fashionista, Clinton is now branching out to help people find their inner fabulousness. Based on his book "Freakin' Fabulous How to Dress, Speak, B... [continued]
FRED & MARILYN 8/31/12 8/31/12 NBC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about one man and his formidable mother
FREE 11/15/10 11/15/10 CBS script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
multi-camera comedy about a married couple who explore their freedom and start to have fun and live their life when they drop their kids off at college
FREE FALLING 8/25/04 -
9/30/04
9/30/04 ABC script previously in development
(2005-2006 season)
[what's it about?]
drama revolves around a 15-year-old who helps his father get his life back on track
FREE RIDE 12/7/10 12/7/10 FOX script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a middle aged man at the end of his rope, who accidentally falls to his death and wakes up as himself at 18 on his first day of college and has the opportunity to relive his live differently
FREEDOM 8/5/13 8/5/13 ABC script (with penalty) currently 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
FREELANCERS 10/15/13 10/15/13 FOX script currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· 20th Century Fox Television

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (unspecified)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Mickey Rapkin as CRTR/EP
· Rivka Sophia Rossi as EP
· Zooey Deschanel as EP
[what's it about?]
comedy about a disgraced and newly-single lawyer who, after getting fired from his corporate job, has to start over at age 30
FREESTYLE 9/16/11 9/16/11 ABC script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
drama set around the sexy world of one of the nation's preeminent dance centers
FRESH START 12/5/05 12/5/05 BRAVO ordered to pilot previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release) "Fresh Start" is a groundbreaking new series that gives individuals the chance to start their lives anew with a little help from a simple roll of the dice. Dice is the ultimate game of chance and for those willing to put ... [continued]
FRESH TRACKS 11/17/05 11/17/05 SPIKE TV script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Spike TV's press release) Writer Michael Angeli ("Dark Angel," "Medium") looks at four close guy friends in their early twenties who leave behind their bland lives to build a race car and pursue their dream to compete in NASCAR. In their journe... [continued]
FRESHMAN DORM ??? ??? MTV unspecified previously in development
(2001-2002 season)
[what's it about?]
a horror movie about the perils of living with strangers during the first year of college
FRESHMAN, THE 12/17/09 -
6/4/10
6/4/10 USA script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
drama based on a wide-eyed nyu freshman who unwittingly becomes an errand boy for a mafia boss
FRESHMEN 9/16/09 -
6/6/10
6/6/10 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[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]
FRIDAY NIGHT DINNER 9/6/11 -
7/17/12
7/17/12 NBC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
single-camera comedy about a traditional but not strictly observant jewish family, and chronicles their shabbat dinners
FRIENDLY SKIES 1/19/06 1/19/06 FOX script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about the twentysomething cabin crew of a low-budget airline
FRIENDLYS, THE 1/20/04 -
5/10/04
5/10/04 NBC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[what's it about?]
an offbeat comedy that revolves around a family's fight over a dead candy mogul's business
FRIENDS & ENEMIES ??? ??? MYNETWORKTV unspecified
[series order rescinded]
previously in development
(2007-2008 season)
[what's it about?]
(from MyNetworkTV's press release) A woman who pretends to be a psychiatrist falls in love with her patient and begins a hot and heavy affair with him, until his family reveals the other life she lives.
FRIENDS TO LOVERS 1/30/14 -
4/8/14
4/8/14 BRAVO ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· World of Wonder Productions

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Angela Berg as EP
· Fenton Bailey as EP
· Randy Barbato as EP
· Tom Campbell as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Bravo's press release, April 2014) A true social experiment exploring what happens when platonic friends leave the comfort of the 'friend zone' behind and transition into exclusive romantic relationships. "Friends to Lovers?" attempts to answer... [continued]
FRINGE SCIENCE 4/2/09 -
4/8/10
4/8/10 SCIENCE ordered to series previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Science Channel's press release, April 2010) Before the term science existed mankind has sought to learn more about the physical world. The inspired minds of Aristotle, Newton, Galileo, Fognacci, Hawking and Heinlin pushed the boundaries of kno... [continued]
FRONTIER, THE 9/13/11 -
3/23/12
3/23/12 NBC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
period drama about a diverse group of people who set out from missouri on an incredible adventure across the western landscape to oregon in 1840
FROZEN FAMILY, THE 10/29/08 10/29/08 ABC script previously in development
(2009-2010 season)
[what's it about?]
hybrid multi-camera comedy about an organic frozen-food family business
FTW 10/29/10 10/29/10 SPIKE TV script previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Spike's press release, October 2010) A gritty one-hour drama focusing on an Atlanta police officer who is recruited by the Department of Homeland Security to return to his hometown and infiltrate a militia organization linked to domestic terror... [continued]
FUBAR ??? ??? FX unspecified previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
drama that takes a realistic look at military life as seen through the eyes of young recruits based near the u.s/mexico border
FUCK I'M IN MY TWENTIES 10/11/12 10/11/12 NBC script previously in development
(2013-2014 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy based on Emma Koenig's Tumblr blog-turned-book about a woman's experience as a twentysomething living in the big city
FUGLY 11/18/05 11/18/05 COMEDY CENTRAL script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a man reflecting on his youth as an ugly child
FULL BURN 10/20/11 10/20/11 COMEDY CENTRAL script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy set in the world of professional stuntmen and centers on a fish-out-of-water everyman who gets pulled into their tight circle
FULL NELSON 11/9/10 11/9/10 FOX script (with penalty) previously in development
(2011-2012 season)
[what's it about?]
drama set in the music industry in the 1980s and follows a woman as she rises in the business
FULL RIDE 11/17/05 11/17/05 SPIKE TV script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Spike TV's press release) Based on Elwood Reid's behind-the-scenes book which looks at a star Division I college football player, complete with unforgiving coaches, violent field practice, and patronizing professors. Reid is writing the script ... [continued]
FUNERAL PLANNER, THE 3/24/06 3/24/06 LIFETIME script previously in development
(2006-2007 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy based on lynn isenberg's novel about a woman who creates an event-planning company designed to turn funerals into celebration
FUNKHOUSERS, THE ??? ??? ABC ordered to pilot
[plus additional scripts]
previously in development
(2002-2003 season)
[what's it about?]
comedy about a large, eccentric extended family that is run by strong, old-fashioned family values
FUNNY GIRLS 10/3/12 -
4/8/14
4/8/14 OXYGEN ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Brownstone Entertainment

[related genres]
· reality
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Bob Gillan as EP
· Drew Brown as EP
[what's it about?]
(from Oxygen's press release, April 2014) This funny new docu-series series showcases up-and-coming female comediennes living in Los Angeles as they strive to break the glass ceiling in the male-dominated comedy business. It's a profession where wome... [continued]
FUNNY IN FARSI 2/13/09 -
3/25/10
3/25/10 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[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]
FURIOUS GEORGE ??? ??? CBS put pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
multicamera comedy will focus on a lawyer who's out to right the petty wrongs of the world
FURLOUGH 9/26/11 9/26/11 FX script previously in development
(2012-2013 season)
[what's it about?]
a private detective/prison drama
FURST FAMILY, THE 10/20/03 -
12/17/04
12/17/04 ABC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2004-2005 season)
[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]
FUTON'S FIRST LOOKS, THE 7/2/04 -
7/26/12
7/26/12 TFC ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· N/A
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
archive of our "first looks" at pilots before they air
FUTON'S RATINGS SURVIVAL GUIDES 9/8/10 -
7/8/13
7/8/13 TFC ordered to series currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· N/A

[related genres]
· N/A
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· N/A
[what's it about?]
archive of our ratings guides for each new broadcast series
FUTURE EARTH 4/8/10 4/8/10 DISCOVERY unspecified previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Discovery's press release, April 2010) Discovery Channel announced today that it is working to develop a new mini-series project with Academy(R) Award-winning filmmaker Steven Spielberg, DreamWorks Television and DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. ... [continued]
FUTURE TENSE 3/11/03 -
9/25/03
9/25/03 NBC ordered to pilot previously in development
(2003-2004 season)
[what's it about?]
revolves around an elite law enforcement unit in the future
FUTURE WORM! 7/17/14 7/17/14 DISNEY ordered to pilot currently in development
(2014-2015 season)
[who's behind it?]
· Disney Television Animation

[related genres]
· comedy (all)
· comedy (animated)
[who's in it?]
· N/A
[who's making it?]
· Ryan Quincy as DIR
[what's it about?]
(from Disney Channel's press release, July 2014) A boy creates a time machine lunch box and befriends a fearless worm from the future.
FUZZ, THE 5/8/09 -
5/6/10
5/6/10 COMEDY CENTRAL script previously in development
(2010-2011 season)
[what's it about?]
(from Comedy Central's press release, May 2010) A police procedural cop series set in a corrupt city where humans and puppets co-exist. Viewers follow Herbie, the police force's first puppet detective, valiantly trying to improve his detective skills... [continued]