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[05/29/19 - 11:36 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, May 29
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!


MANHUNT: LONE WOLF (Spectrum) - Carla Gugino will join Jack Huston and Cameron Britton in the franchise's second season, formally dubbed "Lone Wolf." She'll play Kathy Scruggs, "a hard-drinking, tough-talking crime reporter for Atlanta's biggest daily newspaper who gets the once-in-a-lifetime scoop that Richard Jewell may be the Olympic Park bomber. Breaking the biggest story in the world makes a Kathy a sensation - but her life unravels as evidence starts pointing against it being the truth." (Deadline.com)
PEARSON/SUITS (USA) - Doug Liman, Dave Bartis and Gene Klein's Hypnotic has signed a multi-year overall deal with Entertainment One, ending their run at NBCUniversal since 2001. Said company will develop new scripted and unscripted projects for the indie studio. (Deadline.com)
STRANGE ANGEL (CBSAA) - Joslyn DeFreece is the latest set to recur on the new season as Brigitte, "a charming German expat with a dark secret who finds a home and acceptance through the religious movement Thelema." (Deadline.com)
STUMPTOWN (ABC) - Jake Johnson has joined the cast of the upcoming drama as Grey McConnell, "Dex's best friend, though the two have unresolved feelings that run deeper. He owns and operates a popular bar in town, all the while hiding a questionable past that comes back to bite him." He succeeds Mark Webber in a planned recasting. (Deadline.com)
WU-TANG: AN AMERICAN SAGA (Hulu) - Andrea-Rachel Parker is the latest addition to the drama's ever-expanding cast as the "witty, sarcastic and fun-loving Mama Ganga." (Deadline.com)





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· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· MANHUNT: UNABOMBER (SPECTRUM)
· PEARSON (USA)
· STRANGE ANGEL (CBSAA)
· STUMPTOWN (ABC)
· SUITS (USA)
· WU-TANG: AN AMERICAN SAGA (HULU)





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