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[09/08/17 - 11:45 PM]
Development Update: Friday, September 8
Updates include: Amazon unveils five new projects, including two series orders; ABC takes latest stab at "The Greatest American Hero" revival; and Syfy passes on drama pilot "The Machine."







ACCIDENTAL CANDIDATE (NBC)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
9/8/17
STATUS:
currently in development (2018-2019 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
script
DESCRIPTION:
drama based on the life of former Democratic congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, which explores what happens when after a small-town mother's passionate town hall confrontation with a politician goes viral and she becomes thrust into the spotlight, opting to launch a career she never saw coming
CREW INFORMATION:
· Chris King as EP
· Dee Johnson as CRTR/EP
· Josh Berman as EP
· Loretta Sanchez as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Osprey Productions
· Sony Pictures Television