Category Archives: TV Sales & Pick-Ups
This is the second series for Will Ferrell and Adam McKay at Netflix and the fourth for CBS Studios after American Vandal, the upcoming Insatiable, and the drama Unbelievable.
Like its predecessors, the series is based on the bestselling books Philippa Gregory. Emma Frost, who adapted the previous installments, returns to serve as showrunner on the new series with Matthew Graham.
Kidman, Kelley, and HBO found great success this past year with their breakout hit Big Little Lies which won eight Emmy Awards and four Golden Globes. The Undoing will be a limited series based on the book You Should Have Known.
UPDATED Every comedy and drama pilot as ordered by the broadcast networks for potential series pickup for the 2018-19 TV season will be listed here as they are announced.
Fox is staying in business with two of its most successful showrunners on potential new series for the 2018-19 season.
The broadcast network picks up six new pilots, three dramas and three comedies.
The drama would mark Foley’s first role post-Scandal. Cody’s project is also executive produced by Greg Berlanti.
The new half-hour sitcom project is being conceived as revolving around Meera, a 30-year-old Indian-American woman who is described as being good at tequila drinking and karaoke and not much else — until some aliens entrust her with a super suit.
The new Charmed is described as a fierce, funny, feminist reboot of the original series, which centers on three sisters in a college town who discover they are witches.
Paramount TV and Anonymous Content are developing the series, on the heels of the success of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale.
Original series producers will return for the updated multi-camera along with original creator Diane English serving as writer and executive producer through her Bend in the Road Productions.
Questions of faith, existence and science are explored in this series, from writers and executive producers Steven Lilien & Bryan Wynbrandt.
The Pitch alum will play the titular Christie Love, a female CIA agent who leads a highly trained elite ops unit and has the ability to transform into whoever she needs to be in order to get the job done, especially when it’s down to the wire and the stakes are life and death.
In the mystery thriller, from Compari Entertainment in association with Warner Bros. Television, a plane disappears from radar and returns five years later after being untraceable and presumed lost at sea.
NBC has picked up four comedy pilots to consider for series pickup for the 2018-19 TV season. All are multi-cam.
The hourlong project, from writer and executive producer Kayla Alpert, follows a team of down-and-out women in suburban Arizona as they fight their way to the top of the cutthroat world of a multi-level marketing cosmetics business.
The eight-episode limited series will tackle the true story of Marie, a teenager who was charged with lying about having been raped, and the two female detectives who followed a twisting path to arrive at the truth.
Keanu Reeves, who starred in the film franchise which is now on its second sequel, will serve as an executive producer on the series and could guest star.
See marks the fourth high profile scripted series pickup for Apple, who is jumping into the premium TV pool with a huge splash.
“I’m a personal fan of Bong Joon Ho’s epic film, and jumped at the chance to honor his original vision, yet expand upon the world and characters with a diverse, award-winning cast,” said Sarah Aubrey, executive vice president of original programming for TNT.
Sons of Anarchy spinoff Mayans MC has been ordered to series on FX, with 10 episodes set to premiere in 2018.
Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg are about to enter a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity.
CBS All Access has ordered Tell Me a Story, a dark psychological thriller based on fairy tales, to series.
CBS has ordered 13 episodes of the new action-adventure drama straight to series to air in the summer of 2019.
Harley Quinn has had a huge resurgence since Margot Robbie played the famous villainess in 2016’s Suicide Squad.
Stana Katic will play Emily Byrne, an FBI agent who disappears without a trace and is declared dead while hunting one of Boston’s most notorious serial killers.
USA is following in AMC’s footsteps and developing American Rust, based on the novel of the same name by The Son author Philipp Meyer.
All of the Harry Potter films are coming to one streaming location.
The network has given a nod of confidence to on of its two freshman drama series.