or


[07/12/17 - 11:42 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, July 12
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!


ATLANTA (FX) - Executive producer Paul Simms has signed an exclusive overall deal with FX Productions, covering his duties on the series as well as his potential development projects. (Deadline.com)
ATLANTA'S MOST WANTED (FOX) - Jerry Bruckheimer Television has inked a three-year overall deal with CBS Television Studios. The pact comes on the heels of the pod's 15-year run with Warner Bros. Television. Current series "Lucifer" and "The Amazing Race" won't be affected by the deal, nor its previously announced development of "Atlanta's Most Wanted" at FOX. (Variety.com)
CASTLE ROCK (Hulu) - Michael Uppendahl has been tapped to helm the opener to the psychological-horror straight-to-series drama. (Deadline.com)
CHICAGO PD (NBC) - Jon Seda will return to his "Chicago PD" home as a series regular next season following his run as Antonio Dawson in the short-lived spin-off "Chicago Justice." Seda's Dawson originated in the franchise's mothership "Chicago Fire." (Deadline.com)
EXORCIST, THE (FOX) - Brianna Hildebrand has joined the cast of the revamped second season as Verity, "one of Kim's (John Cho) foster children. Being close to 18 years old, her time in the house is coming to an end. Her tough exterior makes it seem as if she doesn't care, when in reality, she would die for her siblings and Andrew." (Deadline.com)
FLASH, THE (The CW) - Britne Oldford will reprise her role as villainous metahuman Peek-a-Boo in the show's season premiere. (EW.com)
GHOSTED (FOX) - Amber Stevens West ("The Carmichael Show") has joined the cast of the freshman drama as Annie, "a smart, fun and down-to-earth tech specialist/weapons expert at the Bureau Underground." She'll fill the void left by Edi Patterson's departing Delilah Ward from the pilot. (Deadline.com)
INSTINCT (CBS) - Creator Michael Rauch has inked a new overall deal with producer CBS Television Studios. The deal will cover his duties on the midseason drama as well as any future development. (Deadline.com)
MARVEL'S JESSICA JONES (Netflix) - Leah Gibson has joined the cast of the upcoming second season as Ingrid, "who is described as street-wise but who also has an education as a nurse." (Variety.com)
ONCE UPON A TIME (ABC) - Executive producer David H. Goodman has signed a new two-year overall deal with ABC Studios where he'll remain at the series as well as develop new projects for the company. (Deadline.com)
UNTITLED TAMRON HALL PROJECT (Syndication, New!) - NBC News alum Tamron Hall is set to host and executive produce a daily daytime talk show from Weinstein Television. The project plans to "be shot in front of a live audience, will feature a blend of current events, human-interest stories and in-depth celebrity and newsmaker interviews." Barry Wallach is expected to serve as a consultant. No other auspices were given. (Deadline.com)





  [july 2017]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
      


· AMAZING RACE, THE (CBS)
· ATLANTA (FX)
· ATLANTA'S MOST WANTED (FOX)
· CARMICHAEL SHOW, THE (NBC)
· CASTLE ROCK (HULU)
· CHICAGO FIRE (NBC)
· CHICAGO JUSTICE (NBC)
· CHICAGO PD (NBC)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· EXORCIST, THE (FOX)
· FLASH, THE (CW)
· GHOSTED (FOX)
· INSTINCT (CBS)
· LUCIFER (FOX)
· MARVEL'S JESSICA JONES (NETFLIX)
· ONCE UPON A TIME (ABC)
· UNTITLED TAMRON HALL PROJECT (SYNDICATION)





[08/17/17 - 12:55 PM]
Buddy and His Team of Skilled Bakers Return to TLC's "Cake Boss," with Early Premieres on the Network's TV Everywhere Platform, TLC GO
Look for five new episodes becoming available on TLC GO this Friday, August 18 and an additional five episodes on Friday, August 25.

[08/17/17 - 12:45 PM]
Freeform Gets Its Wings with First Original Christmas Movie, "Angry Angel," from Sony Pictures Television
From Golden Globe-nominated director and writer Will Gluck, the two-hour special holiday feature stars Jason Biggs, Brenda Song, Ricky Mabe, Andrew Bachelor and Andy Favreau.

[08/17/17 - 12:34 PM]
TBS's "Conan" Heads to Israel for a Special Primetime Episode to Air September 19
O'Brien plans to visit Tel Aviv and Jerusalem among other locales to be announced in the coming weeks.

[08/17/17 - 12:26 PM]
National Geographic Goes Inside ISIS in Powerful New Drama, "The State"
A compelling fictional story based on extensive research, "The State" follows the experiences of four young British men and women who have left their lives behind to join ISIS in Raqqah, Syria.

[08/17/17 - 12:20 PM]
Paramount Network's "Yellowstone" Starring Kevin Costner Begins Production on Location in Utah
The 10-episode series will be shot near Park City through December.

[08/17/17 - 12:10 PM]
truTV Announces Season Two Greenlight for 2017's Fastest Growing New Comedy - "I'm Sorry"
Season two of the half-hour comedy will return to truTV in 2018.

[08/17/17 - 11:06 AM]
MTV to Premiere "Dare to Live" with World Renowned Videographer Rory Kramer
The Chainsmokers, Rae Sremmurd, Shawn Mendes, Martin Garrix, Steve Aoki, Krewella, Khalid and Iggy Azalea are among the featured artists.

[08/17/17 - 10:35 AM]
A&E Network Commissions Original Documentary Series "Cultureshock" Produced by Morgan Spurlock's Warrior Poets and Entertainment Weekly
The eight-hour original documentary series looks at the untold stories behind watershed moments in pop culture that have had a lasting impact on our culture.

[08/17/17 - 10:06 AM]
Season Four of Comedy Central's "Nathan for You" Premieres Thursday, September 28 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
The comedy series returns on Thursday, September 21 with an hour-long special titled "Nathan For You: A Celebration," in which Nathan checks in with former guests of the show.

[08/17/17 - 09:43 AM]
Amateur Home Renovators Compete for the Prize of a Lifetime in the Return of "Game of Homes" on Discovery Family Beginning Monday, September 4 at 10/9c
The eight-episode second season features new homes, new contestants and a brand-new host.

[08/17/17 - 09:23 AM]
TLC Gets Spirited with the Return of "Kindred Spirits" and All-New Series "Evil Things"
Look for both series back-to-back beginning Friday, September 15 at 9:00/8:00c.

[08/17/17 - 09:06 AM]
Wallace Shawn to Guest Star on Amy Sherman-Palladino's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"
Shawn will play Herb Smith, a self-proclaimed comedy writer who "shapes acts, writes jokes, and eats pastrami."

[08/17/17 - 09:00 AM]
Alan Jackson and Chris Stapleton Added to Performance Lineup for the "11th Annual ACM Honors(TM)" Sept. 15 on CBS
The show, dedicated to celebrating the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the "52nd Academy of Country Music Awards," will tape on Wednesday, August 23 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.

[08/17/17 - 08:19 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, "Got Talent" Hold Off ABC, "CMA Fest"
The Peacock edges the Alphabet by one-tenth of a ratings point among adults 18-49.

[08/17/17 - 08:06 AM]
Video: "Fire Chasers" - Netflix Original Documentary Series
"Fire Chasers" takes viewers into the heart of California's devastating recent wildfires alongside the brave men and women of Cal Fire and the Los Angeles County Fire Department.