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[06/24/15 - 11:38 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, June 24
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

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

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US. (HBO, New!) - Jason Katims ("Parenthood") has set up a new potential drama at the pay channel described as "a sweeping examination of the often baffling, sometimes unexpected but ultimately heart-wrenching ways love and human connection can be found today through a vast web of seemingly unconnected people." Michelle Lee will also executive produce via her and Katims's Universal Television-based True Jack Productions. (Deadline.com)


AND IN OTHER NEWS... - Lifetime has nixed a second go-round for its new drama "The Lizzie Borden Chronicles" (TVLine.com); James Frain is bound for "Gotham" as Theo Galavan, brother of DC Comics villain Tabitha Galavan (a.k.a. Tigress) (Deadline.com); "Mr. Robot" creator Sam Esmail has inked a seven-figure overall deal with producer Universal Cable Productions (Deadline.com); Charisma Carpenter is the latest cast in FOX's "Scream Queens" as the mother of Ariana Grande's character (Deadline.com); The Weinstein Company is looking to bring Andy McNab's Nick Stone novels to the small screen (Deadline.com); Lili Taylor has been tapped to return as a series regular on "American Crime" (Deadline.com);

Nathaniel Parker has joined the cast of "Of Kings & Prophets" as King Achish, succeeding Mark Ivanir from the original pilot (Deadline.com); Melia Kreiling will recur on "Tyrant" as Daliyah, a yet-to-be-detailed character (Deadline.com); Chris Backus has scored an arc on WGN America's "Underground" as Jeremiah Johnson, "a well-dressed dandy, but a threatening slave catcher" (Deadline.com); Phil Klemmer has been tapped to run "DC's Legends of Tomorrow" at The CW (Deadline.com); Mageina Tovah is bound for "You're the Worst" as Amy Cadingle, "Paul's nerdy new girlfriend" (THR.com); and CBS Television Distribution and Stage 29 Productions are teaming with British news dynamo The Daily Mail and executive producers Carla Pennington, Jay McGraw and Phil McGraw for a new syndicated offering (Variety.com).






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· AMERICAN CRIME (ABC)
· DAILYMAILTV (SYNDICATION)
· DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (CW)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· GOTHAM (FOX)
· LIZZIE BORDEN CHRONICLES, THE (LIFETIME)
· MR ROBOT (USA)
· OF KINGS AND PROPHETS (ABC)
· PARENTHOOD (NBC)
· SCREAM QUEENS (FOX)
· TYRANT (FX)
· UNDERGROUND (WGN)
· US. (HBO)
· YOU'RE THE WORST (FXX)





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