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[07/26/18 - 11:07 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, July 26
Updates include: Cody Fern cast in "American Horror Story: Apocalypse"; John Cleese to visit ABC's "Speechless"; and Danielle Macdonald latest bound for Netflix's "Unbelievable."

[07/19/18 - 11:40 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, July 19
Updates include: Geoff Johns to bring "Stargirl" to DC Universe; Jason Clarke to star opposite Helen Mirren in HBO's "Catherine the Great"; and Moon Bloodgood among latest bound for Apple's "Are You Sleeping."

[07/09/18 - 11:04 PM]
Development Update: Monday, July 9
Updates include: Belle Shouse to star in Facebook Watch's "Queen America"; Chales Esten to recur on TNT's "Tell Me Your Secrets"; and Adam Devine the latest to join HBO's "The Righteous Gemstones."

[06/05/18 - 11:39 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, June 5
Updates include: Zendaya to lead HBO's "Euphoria"; Amazon gives green light to Barry Jenkins-helmed "The Underground Railroad"; and Keiynan Lonsdale to exit "DC's Legends of Tomorrow" as series regular.

[05/03/18 - 02:46 PM]
Academy Award(R) and Tony Award(R)-Winning Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones to Star in "Queen America" for Facebook Watch, From Creator and Writer Meaghan Oppenheimer
Set in Tulsa, Oklahoma, "Queen America" is a dark comedy about Vicki Ellis, the most renowned (and ruthless) pageant coach in the state, and the hapless Samantha Stone who hopes Vicki can mold her into worthwhile contender for the title of Miss America.







QUEEN AMERICA (FACEBOOK)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
11/18/18 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (10 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 1/6/19; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from Facebook's press release, May 2018) "Queen America," a new scripted series starring multi-award-winning actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, has been given a 10-episode, straight-to-series order by Facebook's new video platform Facebook Watch. Set in Tulsa, Oklahoma, "Queen America" is a dark comedy about Vicki Ellis, the most renowned (and ruthless) pageant coach in the state, and the hapless Samantha Stone who hopes Vicki can mold her into worthwhile contender for the title of Miss America. Vicki is desperately sought after by young women competing to be Miss America for one reason; she can turn any girl into a winner. But when she gets paired with the beautiful but unpolished Samantha, Vicki's entire reputation might be at stake.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Belle Shouse as Samantha Stone
· Catherine Zeta-Jones as Vicki Ellis
· Isabella Amara as Bella
· Jennifer Westfeldt as Mandy Green
· Judith Light as Regina
· Megan West as Brittany
· Molly Price as Katie
· Rana Roy as Mary
· Teagle F. Bougere as Nigel
· Victoria Justice as Hayley
CREW INFORMATION:
· Alethea Jones as DIR
· Bruna Papandrea as EP
· Casey Haver as EP
· Guymon Casady as EP
· Janice Williams as EP
· Meaghan Oppenheimer as CRTR/EP
· Paul Lee as EP
· Suzan Bymel as EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Entertainment 360
· Made Up Stories
· wiip