[08/20/08 - 06:07 PM] Development Update: Wednesday, August 20 By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)
LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:
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SUPERMANNY (ABC) - The Alphabet reportedly plans to air the pilot as an upcoming episode of "parent" series "Supernanny" this fall. "Manny" features the same format as "Nanny" - a child-development expert who lends a helping hand to a family in crisis by offering some tough-love guidance. Chicago child therapist Mike Ruggles has been tapped as the "Manny" to Jo Frost's "Nanny." No specific air date however has been set. Nick Emmerson is executive producing the hour via Ricochet Television.
[07/31/15 - 11:18 AM] Starz to Develop "Havana Quartet" Starring Antonio Banderas Based on the popular four-book series by acclaimed Cuban novelist Leonardo Padura, the series follows hard-drinking, romantic Cuban Police Detective Mario Conde (Banderas) who longs to be a writer but settled for a job as a detective.