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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."

[11/02/15 - 11:47 PM]
Development Update: Monday, November 2
Updates include: Syfy acquires 13-episode drama "Van Helsing"; Rick Famuyiwa to spearhead FOX's "Greatest American Hero" reboot; and Lifetime greenlights "Center Stage" threequel.

[08/29/14 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Friday, August 29
Updates include: Syfy pulls the plug on "The Wil Wheaton Project"; FOX to revive "The Greatest American Hero"; and Jennifer Johnson to depart "The Following" as showrunner.







GREATEST AMERICAN HERO, THE (ABC)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
8/29/14 - 9/8/17
STATUS:
currently in development (2018-2019 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
put pilot
DESCRIPTION:
reboot of the cult 1980s series, this time focusing on Meera, a 30-year-old Indian-American woman from Cleveland whose talents include tequila drinking, karaoke and not much else; then some aliens entrust her with a super suit to protect the planet, and the world has never been in more unreliable hands
CREW INFORMATION:
· Chris Miller as EP/DIR (Pilot, 2014-2015)
· Mandy Summers as EP
· Nahnatchka Khan as EP
· Phil Lord as EP/DIR (Pilot, 2014-2015)
· Rachna Fruchbom as CRTR/EP
· Rick Famuyiwa as CRTR/EP (2015)
· Rodney Rothman as CRTR/EP (2014)
· Seth Cohen as EP (2014-2015)
· Steven J. Cannell as CRTR (Original Series)
· Tawnia McKiernan as EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 20th Century Fox Television
· ABC Studios
· Fierce Baby Productions