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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.
The Master of None star and The Chi creator wrote the script back in 2009, reiterating how long she’s wanted to tell a story starring a queer black woman.
The workplace ensemble comedy centers on two guest service associates at a high-end resort and the co-workers and guests that they’re stuck with for eight to sixteen hours a day.
Original cast members Vincent Piazza, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Saniyya Sidney and Brianne Howey still remain on board while BJ Britt, Jennifer Ferrin and Genesis Rodriguez have exited the project.
From Th Path creator Jessica Goldberg, the story is described as a Hitchcockian thriller about how far one man will go to save the people he loves.
Here are 101 female and POC directors that Lucasfilm should love to work with and start whittling through to bring the diversity to the directors’ chair and, with them, the stories they want to tell.
The streaming service will launch in “late 2019,” according to Disney CEO Bob Iger. Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will not be behind any of the Star Wars shows.
“When we first heard Adam and Eddy’s pitch for Once Upon a Time, we knew it was something incredibly special,” said ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey in a statement.
Bless This Mess marks Meriwether’s third pilot this season, practically ensuring she will be busy despite wrapping up the seventh and final season of New Girl, which will premiere with eight episodes starting in April.
Colony co-creator Ryan Condal is teaming up with Game of Thrones director Miguel Sapochnik to develop a new adaptation of the books by Robert E. Howard.
The network has also picked up Marine lawyer drama The Code and Main Justice, based on the life and works of former attorney general Eric Holder.
Jesse Alexander, a writer/producer who previously worked with Fuller on Hannibal and Star Trek: Discovery, will take over on a brand new second season, executive producing with American Gods novel author Neil Gaiman.
The show, based on a Spanish telenovela, is described as a soapy drama set against the backdrop of a Miami Beach hotel. ABC has also picked up a new comedy pilot.
The novel was first adapted into a feature film in 2007, co-written and directed by Ben Affleck and starring Casey Affleck and Michelle Monaghan as the leads.
The newest Shondaland drama will have a two-hour premiere on Thursday, March 22 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC, before moving to its regular 9 p.m. ET timeslot, right between Grey’s and the final season of Scandal.
“We’re three seasons all in,” Harris told TV Guide. “We’ve intentionally been very truthful and factual and loyal to the books.”
Abrams will write and executive produce the series, which HBO will only describe as “an epic and intimate sci fi fantasy drama.”
The untitled project comes from writer and executive producer David Elliot and is set in an wrongful conviction firm.
Applications will stay open for one week and end at midnight PST on February 7, 2018.
The series, which will premiere in 2019, is set in 1880s New York and follows a wide-eyed young scion of a conservative family.