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[06/02/20 - 11:23 PM]
Development Update: Monday-Tuesday, June 1-2
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!


ALIEN TV (Netflix, New!) - eOne and POP Family Entertainment's 26-part CGI animated series has found a global on the streaming service. "Aimed at kids aged 6-11, Alien TV follows the misadventures of an extra-terrestrial television news crew as they learn about life on planet Earth." No other auspices were given for the project, due this summer. (Deadline.com)
ASTRONOMY CLUB: THE SKETCH SHOW (Netflix) - The streaming service has quietly canceled the series after one season. (@ClubAstronomy)
BATWOMAN (The CW) - The network reportedly plans to create a brand new character to don Batwoman's cape rather than recast Ruby Rose's Kate Kane. Said development stems from a casting notice which "refers to the newbie superhero as Ryan Wilder, a woman in her mid-20s who is about to become Batwoman." (TVLine.com)
DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (The CW) - Co-star Maisie Richardson-Sellers has confirmed her departure from the series following tonight's finale. The actress had been a regular since the show's second season. (TLine.com)
LAW & ORDER ELLIOT STABLER PROJECT (NBC) - Dick Wolf has terminated writer/producer Craig Gore from the upcoming spin-off series following his social media posts in which he brandished "a rifle in front of his home with a caption, "curfew", after threatening to "light motherf***ers up who try to f*** w/my property" in reference to looting nearby." "I will not tolerate this conduct, especially during our hour of national grief," Wolf said in a statement. Gore was also dropped by his agency Paradigm. (Deadline.com)





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· ALIEN TV (AUSTRALIA) (NETFLIX)
· ASTRONOMY CLUB: THE SKETCH SHOW (NETFLIX)
· BATWOMAN (CW)
· DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (CW)
· DEVELOPMENT UPDATE (TFC)
· LAW & ORDER: ORGANIZED CRIME (NBC)





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