NBC has ordered drama pilot SUSPICION, based on the novel by Joseph Finder, Tracking Board has learned.
The story is described as a Hitchcockian thriller about how far one man will go to save the people he loves.
After Danny Goldman accepts a handshake loan from his new friend and millionaire neighbor, he gets a visit from the FBI and learns that the decision is one he will regret for the rest of his life. Coerced to work as an informant for the FBI to earn back his freedom, Danny is forced to infiltrate a world of violence and corruption while trying to protect his family.
Jessica Goldberg is writing and executive producing, with Finder, Rachel Kaplan, Peter Traugott, Avi Nir and Alon Shtruzman also serving as EPs.
The project comes from Keshet and Universal Television, marking the second pilot pickup of the season for Keshet, which is also behind The CW’s Skinny Dip.
Suspicion marks the seventh drama pilot picked up by NBC for the 2018-19 season. Be sure to check out our 2018 pilot guide to see every pilot each of the networks have picked up thus far.
Linda Ge | TV Editor