SALES & PICK-UPS
ABC is continuing its fairy tale mode with a pilot order for BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. Written by Jonathan E. Steinberg, the drama project is described as a period/fantastical re-imagining of the classic fairy tale set in a mythical, dangerous world wherein a beautiful and tough Princess discovers an unlikely connection with a mysterious beast.
CW his headed down the female-driven doctor dramedy. The network has given pilot orders to FIRST CUT, a drama with comedic elements revolving around a newly minted doctor, excited to leave her nerdy past behind for a fresh start in the adult professional world who learns that life at the hospital where she works isn’t much different than her high school experience. Jennie Snyder Urman will pen the project and executive produce alongside Dan Jinks.