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[09/16/20 - 11:05 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, September 16
Updates include: ABC opts not to move forward with season two of "Stumptown"; Ophelia Lovibond to lead HBO Max's "Minx" pilot; and Vanessa Kai joins the cast of The CW's "Kung Fu."







HAPPY FACE (CBSAA)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
9/16/20
STATUS:
currently in development (2021-2022 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to pilot
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
script-to-series order
DESCRIPTION:
drama based on the iHeartMedia podcast which tells the story of Melissa Moore, who at age 15 discovered that her father, Keith Hunter Jesperson, was a serial murderer, known as the Happy Face Killer because he drew smiley faces on his letters to the media and prosecutors
CREW INFORMATION:
· Jennifer Cacicio as CRTR/EP
· Jennifer Cacicio as EP
· Melissa Moore as EP
· Michelle King as EP
· Robert King as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· CBS Television Studios
· iHeartMedia
· King Size Productions