Browsing: Aaron Kaplan
ABC Fam looks for a series in a country singer’s family life, Adult Swim set to deliver more Dynamite… Black Dynamite, Bravo enters the scripted game with Face Down, Cinemax returns to scripted as well with a show pitched as “Last Tango in Paris” meets “Red Shoe Diaries”, Showtime loads up with two hot new series orders, Two TV heavyweights sign new deals, and Jake Kasdan signs on to helm a new TV pilot. Lastly, this entire post is very David Duchovny-nian… can you tell why?
CBS greenlights two new “family” comedies, FX develops one with David O. Russell, and NBC adds a western, a Brit-import, and a career comedy. Meanwhile 8 new pilots add powerhouse directors, and two add new EPs!
ABC greenlights 7, CW greenlights 4, NBC greenlight 2, The Kennedys mini finally finds a home, while NBC trims The Cape, and Jonathan Demme makes his Tv debut!
ABC adds two family comedy greenlights, CBS adds two sports-themed pilots, and a comedy spec, CW adds a zombie spec, HBO brings cable news to life with some Sorkin, LOGO adds a cross-dressing comedy, and NBC dives into the fairytale world of cop dramas. Meanwhile, 7 directors sign on for pilot duty!
ABC Americanizes two foreign hits & wins a bidding war for one hell of an actioner, FX looks for The Hurt in the worst hospital in America, HBO looks to Molly Shannon’s ex-nunnery, while CW and CBS keep a tight watch on two shows on the fence.
Logline: Pitched as “The Break Up” meets “Four Christmases,” story of a couple hosting their first Christmas but get into a massive fight and break up. They try to hold everything together for the sake of their families but everything seems to go wrong.
Logline: On the eve of the 10th anniversary of Camelot, someone is murdering the Knights of the Round Table. King Arthur hires an unknown named Lancelot and offers him Knighthood to solve the crimes. Action adventure with the feel of Sherlock Holmes and Pirates of the Caribbean.
Logline: A brother goes to great lengths to protect his younger sister from guys just like him.