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[11/19/20 - 11:22 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 19
Updates include: Snoop Dogg to voice Amazon's "Oaklandia"; Kate Folk brings "Out There" to Hulu; and Alkoya Brunson cast in "DC's Stargirl" at The CW.

[11/04/20 - 11:09 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 4
Updates include: CBS All Access cancels "Interrogation"; Mackenzie Marsh to recur on "Grey's Anatomy"; and Sunita Mani cast in HBO's "Scenes from a Marriage."

[01/24/20 - 11:26 PM]
Development Update: Friday, January 24
Updates include: Marvel shutters two animated projects at Hulu; Jessalyn Gilsig cast in John Stamos-led "Big Shot" at Disney+; and Dexter Darden boards Peacock's "Saved by the Bell" revival series.

[10/31/19 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, October 31
Updates include: Sean Bean joins the cast of TNT's "Snowpiercer"; Tawny Cypress, Jasmin Savoy Brown tapped for Showtime's "Yellowjackets"; and Corbin Reid, Andrea Bordeaux to round out Starz's "Run the World."

[10/30/19 - 02:15 PM]
John Stamos Takes Center Court in David E. Kelley/Dean Lorey's New Series "Big Shot" for Disney+
The 10-episode series follows a temperamental college basketball coach (Stamos) who gets fired from his job and must take a teaching and coaching job at an elite all-girls private high school.







BIG SHOT (DISNEY PLUS)
Premieres in TBA 2021 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
???
STATUS:
new in 2020/2021 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (10 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from Disney+'s press release, October 2019) John Stamos has been cast in the lead role in the Disney + original series, "Big Shot," written and executive produced by David E. Kelley and Dean Lorey and produced by ABC Studios, a part of Disney Television Studios. Brad Garrett ("Single Parents"), who pitched the original idea to Kelley, is an executive producer on the one-hour dramedy, as is Bill D'Elia who will direct the first episode. The 10-episode series follows a temperamental college basketball coach (Stamos) who gets fired from his job and must take a teaching and coaching job at an elite all-girls private high school. "John is absolutely perfect for this role and we are thrilled that he'll bring his incredible talent and heart to this project," says Agnes Chu, senior vice president, Content, Disney+. "Disney has long been known for our aspirational sports stories, and we are so proud to be working with David and Dean on a relatable series that both inspires and entertains. It's a great fit for Disney+."
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Cricket Wampler as Samantha "Giggles"
· Emery Kelly as Dylan
· Jessalyn Gilsig as Holly
· John Stamos as Marvyn
· Keala Settle as Christina Winters
· Monique Green as Olive
· Nell Verlaque as Louise
· Richard Robichaux as George
· Sophia Mitri Schloss as Emma
· Tiana Le as Destiny
· Tisha Custodio as Carolyn "Mouse" Smith
· Yvette Nicole Brown as Sherilyn
RECURRING/PREVIOUS CAST INFORMATION:
· Shiri Appleby as Holly (Originally Cast)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Bill D'Elia as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Brad Garrett as EP
· David E. Kelley as CRTR/EP
· Dean Lorey as CRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· ABC Studios