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The Tracking Board presents the 4th annual edition of The Runway! The premise is simple: we read, review and prognosticate on the future of every single network show picked up to pilot. So fasten your seatbelts, because pilot season is about to take off.
Supergirl is making a big move to CW and Vancouver for season two and CW picks up three pilots to series: Riverdale, Frequency, and No Tomorrow.
Drama trends have been pretty consistent across the development and pilot seasons: remakes, soaps, and vertical integration. Underlying these, is the most consistent trend of them all: safety. Let’s get into our recap of the 2016 network drama pilots.
The end of pilot season is always a little bittersweet. On the one hand, we’ll get to see the visions of the writers come to life, with a select few making it to series. On the other hand, we have to wait another nine months for a new crop of pilot scripts to be released to the world. It’s time to recap this year’s 2016 network pilot season.
The CW is simply not a network that hosts “comedies” in the traditional, half-hour sense, which is why we’re not providing a breakdown of their 2016 pilots in the same way we’ve been doing for the rest of the networks. That said, a lack of sitcoms doesn’t mean that The CW is without comedy.
The Tracking Board presents the 3rd annual edition of The Runway! The premise is simple: we read, review and prognosticate on the future of every single network show picked up to pilot. So fasten your seatbelts, because pilot season is about to take off.
Welcome to THE RUNWAY series, where every week building up to the May upfronts we’ll be tracking and dissecting pilots, trends, networks and needs for the 2017 TV season. Take a look at the entries in the series thus far below: 2017 INTRO 2017 TRACKING THE 2017 PILOTS, TRENDS & NETWORKS ABC 2017 COMEDY DRAMA CBS 2017 COMEDY DRAMA NBC 2017 COMEDY DRAMA The CW 2017 DRAMA FOX 2017 COMEDY DRAMA WHAT GOT PICKED UP, WHAT DIDN’T, AND WHY! NBC FOX …