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[11/21/17 - 11:47 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, November 21
Updates include: PBS cancels "Charlie Rose" following accusations against host; Amazon's "Too Old to Die Young" reveals principal cast; and Michael Harney, Ksenia Solo board History's "Blue Book."

[11/14/17 - 11:17 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, November 14
Updates include: Hulu cancels "Difficult People"; Jean Dujardin to lead "The French Detective" for ABC; and Garret Dillahunt joins AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead."

[10/19/17 - 11:36 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, October 19
Updates include: Hulu gives final season to "Casual"; Steve Buscemi to replace Owen Wilson in "Miracle Workers" at TBS; and Erica Ash to lead BET's new drama "In Contempt."

[05/17/17 - 03:11 AM]
TBS Greenlights Anthology Comedy "Miracle Workers," Starring Daniel Radcliffe and Owen Wilson
Scheduled to launch on TBS in 2018 with seven episodes, the first season will be a Heaven-set workplace comedy based on Simon Rich's book "What in God's Name."







MIRACLE WORKERS (TBS)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
5/17/17 - 11/21/17
STATUS:
currently in development (2018-2019 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to series
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
seven episodes
DESCRIPTION:
(from Turner's press release, May 2017) Turner's TBS has greenlit Miracle Workers, an anthology comedy series starring Daniel Radcliffe (Swiss Army Man, Now You See Me 2, Harry Potter Films) and Owen Wilson (Midnight in Paris, Masterminds). The series is executive-produced by Lorne Michaels (Saturday Night Live) and created by Simon Rich (Man Seeking Woman), who will also serve as showrunner on the series. Joining Michaels as executive producers are Rich, Wilson, Radcliffe and Andrew Singer of Broadway Video, which will produce the series in association with Turner's Studio T. Scheduled to launch on TBS in 2018 with seven episodes, the first season of Miracle Workers will be a Heaven-set workplace comedy based on Rich's book What in God's Name. Radcliffe will play Craig, a low level angel responsible for handling all of humanity's prayers and Owen Wilson will play Craig's boss, God, who has pretty much checked out to focus on his favorite hobbies. To prevent Earth's destruction, Craig must achieve his most impossible miracle to date.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Daniel Radcliffe as Craig
· Geraldine Viswanathan as Eliza
· Jon Bass as Sam
· Karan Soni
· Owen Wilson as God (Originally Cast)
· Sasha Compère as Laura
· Steve Buscemi as God
CREW INFORMATION:
· Andrew Singer as EP
· Daniel Radcliffe as EP
· Lorne Michaels as EP
· Owen Wilson as EP
· Simon Rich as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Broadway Video Television
· Studio T