or


[04/20/15 - 11:20 PM]
Development Update: Monday, April 20
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:

Looking to keep track of all the various projects in development? Click here to visit our signature "Devwatch" section. There visitors can view our listings by network, genre, studio and even development stage (ordered to pilot, cast-contingent, script, etc.). It's updated every day!


PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS, THE (Syfy, New!) - Horror filmmaker Wes Craven is developing a pair of projects for the cable channel via a new first-look deal with Universal Cable Productions. First up is a small screen take on his 1991 feature about "a young woman goes missing at the grand Robeson Family Manor and her search unveils the centuries-old horrors that lie deep within the estate." Michael Reisz is penning the script and will executive produce alongside Craven, Alive Productions' Shep Gordon and Industry Entertainment's Tracey Murray and Sara Bottfeld. (Deadline.com)


UNTITLED O'SHANNON & WARREN PROJECT (CBS/CBSP; W: Dan O'Shannon & Peter Warren; D: Pamela Fryman) - Janina Gavankar ("The Mysteries of Laura") have joined the cast of the comedy pilot, about a group of friends and family at three different times in their lives. She'll play Sabrina, succeeding Noureen DeWulf, who was cast last week but departed over creative differences. Adam Brody, Jacob Hopkins, Kelly O'Sullivan, Tracy Spiridakos and Tyler Labine also star. (Deadline.com)


WE ARE ALL COMPLETELY FINE (Syfy, New!) - Horror filmmaker Wes Craven is developing a pair of projects for the cable channel via a new first-look deal with Universal Cable Productions. Also in the works is an adaptation of Daryl Gregory's book "We Are All Completely Fine," about Dr. Jan Sayer, "an enigmatic psychologist who gathers survivors of five horror-movie scenarios in a support group - and unwittingly unlocks the evils of her patients' pasts." He'll write and direct the potential hour with Captivate Entertainment's Ben Smith and Jeffrey Weiner and Industry Entertainment's Sara Bottfeld also serving as executive producers. (Deadline.com)


AND IN OTHER NEWS... - Adrianne Palicki and Nick Blood have signed on to star in ABC's proposed "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" spin-off as Bobbi Morse and Lance Hunter, respectively, however details about the project remain under wraps (Deadline.com); Mitch Pileggi will reprise his role as Walter Skinner on FOX's upcoming revival of "The X-Files" (@MitchPileggi1); Regina King has joined the cast of "The Leftovers" as Erika Murphy, "a doctor who runs the local urgent care in the town" (Deadline.com); Craig T. Nelson will appear in four episodes of Netflix's "Grace & Frankie" as a love interest for Jane Fonda's Grace (THR.com); and Gabourey Sidibe's Becky and Ta'Rhonda Jones's Porsha have been upped to series regular on "Empire" (TVLine.com).






  [april 2015]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
   


· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· EMPIRE (FOX)
· GRACE & FRANKIE (NETFLIX)
· LEFTOVERS, THE (HBO)
· MARVEL'S AGENTS OF SHIELD (ABC)
· MARVEL'S MOST WANTED (ABC)
· MYSTERIES OF LAURA, THE (NBC)
· PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS, THE (SYFY)
· UNTITLED O'SHANNON & WARREN PROJECT (CBS)
· WE ARE ALL COMPLETELY FINE (SYFY)
· X-FILES, THE (FOX)





[09/20/18 - 09:02 AM]
"Marvel's Daredevil" Season Three Launches Worldwide on Netflix October 19
Plus: Netflix releases the first footage from the long awaited new season of "Marvel's Daredevil."

[09/20/18 - 09:01 AM]
What's This? Run Amuck, Amuck, Amuck at Freeform's Halloween House Experience in Celebration of "31 Nights of Halloween"
The network is transforming the historic Lombardi House in Hollywood, California, into Freeform's Halloween House, the ultimate destination for Halloween lovers.

[09/20/18 - 08:16 AM]
Jordan Peele to Host New CBS All Access Original Series "The Twilight Zone"
The classic role of host and narrator was made famous by creator Rod Serling, who used socially conscious storytelling to explore the human condition and culture of the times.

[09/20/18 - 08:14 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: "Got Talent" Finale Puts NBC on Top
The Peacock's summer mainstay however is down 31% among adults 18-49 from a year ago.

[09/20/18 - 08:01 AM]
Video: Netflix Debuts Trailer & Key Art for "Lessons from a School Shooting: Notes from Dunblane"
The short depicts Father Bob Weiss, who in the days following the Sandy Hook Massacre that took the lives of 20 children and 6 of their educators teachers on December 14, 2012, was tasked with the burial of 8 of those children.

[09/20/18 - 07:52 AM]
HGTV Renews "Flip or Flop Vegas" for Season Three
The new season is slated to premiere in spring 2019.

[09/20/18 - 07:00 AM]
WE tv Renews Delicious Drama "Hustle & Soul" for Season Three
Season three of "Hustle & Soul," which recently started production, is expected to return in 2019 with 10 episodes.

[09/20/18 - 06:02 AM]
Video: Netflix Releases Official "Big Mouth" Season Two Trailer
Look for 10 new episodes to drop Friday, October 5 on the streaming service.

[09/20/18 - 06:02 AM]
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Announces Holiday Slate for "Miracles of Christmas"
The 14-film slate begins on Sunday, November 4 with "Marrying Father Christmas."

[09/20/18 - 06:01 AM]
Hallmark Channel Announces Biggest Original Holiday Slate in Network History
"Christmas at Pemberley Manor" kicks off the first of 22 original films on Saturday, October 27.

[09/20/18 - 12:44 AM]
Video: "Little Things" - Official Franchise Asset - Netflix
Dhruv and Kavya are back for round two: this time their relationship explores a familiar love as they make decisions for themselves.

[09/19/18 - 03:31 PM]
"American Horror Story: Apocalypse" Bows as Most-Watched Program on Television the Night of Its Premiere
FX further spins the numbers for Wednesday, September 12.

[09/19/18 - 02:30 PM]
FOX Orders 10th Season of Television's No. 1 Cooking Show, "MasterChef," To Air During the 2018-2019 Season
In addition, multi-award-winning television producer Natalka Znak has been added as executive producer.

[09/19/18 - 12:44 PM]
Travel Channel Gets Dangerously Close to Real "Monster Encounters" with Wildlife Expert Casey Anderson
Premiering on Tuesday, October 30, Anderson's mission is to track down and document evidence of animals so large, or unusual, that they defy belief.

[09/19/18 - 11:15 AM]
FX Orders Third Season of "Snowfall"
The third season will premiere on FX in 2019.