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[12/11/15 - 11:35 PM]
Development Update: Friday, December 11
Updates include: FOX passes on its "Urban Cowboy" pilot; Megan Neuringer to lead NBC's "Imaginary Friend"; and Zoë Kravitz is latest bound for HBO's "Big Little Lies."

[09/11/15 - 11:29 PM]
Development Update: Friday, September 11
Updates include: Nancy Lenehan tapped as part of "The Group" at TBS; Riley Smith latest cast in FOX's "Urban Cowboy"; and Lily Rabe boards HBO's original movie "The Wizard of Lies."

[09/10/15 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, September 10
Updates include: ABC gives pilot order to "Downward Dog"; Tequan Richmond, Aisha Hinds among cast of Showtime's Lena Waithe project; and David Slade to helm premiere of Starz's "American Gods."

[08/27/15 - 11:19 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, August 27
Updates include: Amazon eyes small screen take on "Galaxy Quest"; Michelle Pfeiffer cast in HBO's "The Wizard of Lies"; and Shaquille O'Neal to drop by ABC's "Fresh Off the Boat."

[08/26/15 - 11:48 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, August 26
Updates include: Jim Belushi signs onto FOX's "Urban Cowboy"; Maria Bello set for Amazon's "The Trial"; and Eric Kripke, Shawn Ryan bring "Time" to NBC.

[08/12/15 - 11:17 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, August 12
Updates include: Alfonso Herrera named male lead in FOX's "Urban Cowboy"; Michael Bolton to star in "Housesitters" for ABC; and HBO is in "very preliminary conversations" for a "Deadwood" movie.

[07/09/15 - 11:26 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, July 9
Updates include: FOX gives pilot order to TV take on "Urban Cowboy"; Damson Idris cast in "Snowfall" at FX; and Kyle Allen is the latest to find "The Way" at Hulu.

[05/28/15 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, May 28
Updates include: Craig Brewer to bring "Urban Cowboy" to FOX; Erin Cummings cast in ABC's Richard Dreyfuss-led "Madoff"; and Graham Moore, Marc Forster admit "Patient Zero" to NBC.







URBAN COWBOY (FOX)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
5/28/15 - 12/11/15
STATUS:
previously in development (2016-2017 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to pilot
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
network passed on 12/11/15
DESCRIPTION:
small screen take on the 1980 Debra Winger/John Travolta-led feature which follows star-crossed young lovers as they pursue their dreams and passions through the dust of the rodeo, the grime of the oil refineries, the sweat of line-dancing in honky tonks and the glamour of modern Texas
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alfonso Herrera as Kyle
· Bryana Salaz as Anita
· Edward James Olmos as Alfonso "Al" Robles
· Jim Belushi as Marshall Stoval
· Lindsey Gort as Pam
· Nathalie Kelley as Gaby
· Riley Smith as Wes
CREW INFORMATION:
· Chris Levinson as EP
· Craig Brewer as CRTR/EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Robert Evans as EP
· Sue Naegle as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 20th Century Fox Television
· Paramount Television