ABC 2017 PILOTS – DRAMAS

10 Days in the Valley

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Genre: Mini-series (10 episodes)

Description: an overworked television producer and single mother is in the middle of a fractious separation. When her young daughter goes missing in the middle of the night, Jane’s world — and her controversial police series — implodes. Life imitates art: everything’s a mystery, everyone has a secret, and no one can be trusted.

Cast: Kyra Sedgwick, Erika Christensen, Malcolm-Jamal Warner, Emily Kinney, Felix Solis, Kick Gurry, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Francois Battiste, Currie Graham, Nelson Lee, Abigail Pniowsky, Josh Randall, Ali Stroker, Ella Thomas, Beth Triffon, Mark L. Young.

Created by: Tassie Cameron. 

Produced by: Tassie Cameron, Kyra Sedgwick, Jill Littman, Marcy Ross, Dana Goldberg & David Ellison.

Studios: Skydance Television 

Marvel’s Inhumans

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Genre: Superhero Drama

Description: The Inhumans are a race of superhumans with diverse and singularly unique powers. It explores the never-before-told epic adventure of Black Bolt and the royal family…

Cast: Anson Mount, Iwan Rheon, Serinda Swan, Ken Leung, Isabelle Cornish, Mike Moh, Eme Ikwuakor, Ellen Woglom, Sonya Balmores…

Created by: Scott Buck. Directed by: Roel Reine.

Produced by: Scott Buck & Jeoh Loeb.

Studios: ABC Studios, Marvel Television & iMax Corporation.

Somewhere Between

Genre: Supernatural Thriller Drama

Description: Laura Price isn’t crazy: She knows her daughter Serena is going to be murdered. She doesn’t know who the murderer is or why she’ll be killed, but she knows exactly when it will happen, where and how. Despite this, all of her attempts to keep her daughter safe fail, and Serena’s fixed, unmovable, terrifying fate keeps her directly in the path of her killer…

Cast: Paula Patton, Devon Sawa, JR Bourne…

Created by: Stephen Tolkin. 

Produced by:  Stephen Tolkin, Ivan Fecan & Joseph Broido.

Studios: Thunderbird Entertainment.

BlueGrass/Blood Red

Genre: Drama Soap

Description: Ruby Adair, the sheriff of colorful small town Oxblood, Kentucky, finds her red state outlook challenged when a young FBI agent of Middle Eastern descent is sent to help her solve a horrific crime. Together they form an uneasy alliance as Ruby takes the agent behind the lace curtains of this southern gothic community to meet an assortment of bizarre characters, each with a secret of their own…

Cast: Reba McEntire, Sameer Usmani, Jack Coleman, Amanda Detmer, Ryan McPartlin, Ben Esler, Natalie Hall, Emily Rose, W. Earl Brown, Saidah Ekulona, Roslyn Ruff, Will Buie Jr…

Created by: Marc Cherry. Directed by: Michael Offer.

Produced by: Marc Cherry, Sabrina Wind, Reba McEntire, Mindy Schultheis and Michael Hanel

Studios: ABC Studios, Cherry-Wind Productions & Acme Productions.

Deception

Genre: Crime procedural Drama

Description: When the career of superstar magician Cameron Black is ruined by scandal, he has only one place to turn to practice his art of deception, illusion, and influence — the FBI. He’ll become the world’s first consulting illusionist, helping the government solve crimes that defy explanation, and trap criminals and spies by using deception, even if it means breaking the rules and pissing off everyone around him, including his partner Kay Daniels, a take-charge, hard-working special agent you don’t fool easily…

Cast: Jack Cutmore-Scott, Hilfenesh Hadera, Amaury Nolasco, Lenora Crichlow, Justin Chon, Vinnie Jones…

Created by: Chris Fedak. Directed by: David Nutter.

Produced by: Greg Berlanti, Martin Gero, Sarah Schechter, Kwong & Chris Fedak.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television

Black’s Law

Genre: Legal Drama Soap

Description: A group of rookie lawyers -some public defenders, some prosecutors- get swom in and being their careers in the iconic Southern District of New York Federal Court, aka “The Mother Court”, the oldest, most prestigious, highest profile court in America. As public defenders Sandra Black, Allison Anderson and Jay Dawson face off against prosecutors Seth Oliver, Leonard Fox and Kate Littlejohn, they find their hard-earned legal skills; their personal relationships and their deeply held ethical and moral beliefs all challenged – and that’s just the first day…

Cast: Britne Oldford, Ben Rappaport, Susannah Flood, Anna Deavere Smith, Wesam Keesh, Regé-Jean Page, Hope Davis, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Lyndon Smith, Ben Shenkman…

Created by: Paul William Davies. Directed by: Tom Verica.

Produced by: Paul William Davies, Shonda Rhimes & Betsy Beers.

Studios: ABC Studios & Shondaland

The Crossing

Genre: Futuristic Sci-Fi Drama

Description: refugees from a war torn country start showing up to seek asylum in an American town. Only the country these people are from is America and the war they are fleeing is 250 years in the future. The local sheriff with a past, a federal agent, and a mother in search of her missing refugee daughter drive this allegory with a surprising conspiracy at the center…

Cast: Steve Zahn, Sandrine Holt, Rob Campbell, Simone Kessell, Jay Karnes, Grant Harvey, Tommy Bastow, John D’Leo, Kelley Missal, Marcuis W. Harris…

Created by: Dan Dworkin & Jay Beattie. Directed by: Rob Bowman.

Produced by: Jason Reed, Dan Dworkin & Jay Beattie. 

Studios: ABC Studios.

Doomsday

Genre: Thriller Drama

Description: in the aftermath of 9/11, the U.S. government institutes a secret think tank featuring the most creative minds in science and entertainment that is tasked with dreaming up man-made disaster scenarios and their possible solutions. Because the hypothetical ideas are deemed extremely dangerous, the list is sealed and the program shut down. But when a catastrophe occurs that’s ripped from the pages of the missing doomsday book, the team is brought back years later to prevent the disasters of their own making.

Cast: Claire Holt, Rachelle Lefevre, Taye Diggs, Jack Davenport, Dan Byrd, Rochelle Aytes…

Created by: Mark Bianculli & VJ Boyd.

Produced by: Carol Mendelsohn, Julie Weitz, Mark Bianculli & VJ Boyd.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Carol Mendelsohn Productions, Pernomium Pictures & Signal Hill Productions.

The Good Doctor

Genre: Medical Drama

Description:  Shaun Murphy, a young autistic surgeon with Savant syndrome, is recruited into the pediatric surgical unit of a prestigious hospital in Santa Fe. Although he has the mentality of a 10 year old, he has the amazing ability of 3D visualisation of the human anatomy and the memory of everything he reads. But can a person who doesn’t have the ability to relate to people actually save their lives and be considered as a “good doctor”? Shaun has six months to prove it…

Cast: Freddie Highmore, Antonia Thomas, Nicholas Gonzales, Richard Schiff, Hill Harper, Irene Keng, Beau Garrett…

Created by: David Shore. Based on: Park Jae-bum’s South Korean series.

Produced by: David Shore, Daniel Dae Kim, Erin Gunn, Lindsay Goffman, Sebastian Lee & David Kim.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Shore Z & 3 AD.

The Trustee

Genre: Buddy Cop Dramedy

Description: Eliza Radley, a driven but stubborn detective, finds unlikely help from her precinct’s trustee, Amanda Jones, a larger than life ex-con finishing out her prison sentence doing menial tasks for the police department. Though these two have completely opposing views on crime and punishment, a highly entertaining and successful partnership is born to clean the streets of San Francisco… and basically help each other through life!

Cast: Meaghan Rath, Laverne Cox, Michael Cudlitz, Lance Gross, David Warshofsky, Tim Kang, L. Scott Cadwell…

Created by: Jay Scherick & David Ronn. Directed by: Michael Engler.

Produced by: Elizabeth Banks, Max Handelman, Jay Scherick & David Ronn. 

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Brownstone Productions.

The Gospel of Kevin

Genre: Fantasy Dramedy

Description: Kevin is a cluelessly self-serving jerk, on a dangerous path to despair. After a failed suicide attempt, he’s going home to stay with his widowed twin sister and niece for a time, only to be met with a crisis that presents itself very real in the person Yvette, a warrior for God, whose job is to guide Kevin back to the road of righteousness, and make him understand his mission in this life.

Cast: Jason Ritter, JoAnna Garcia, Cristela Alonzo, Chloe East, India de Beaufort, Dustin Ybarra, J. August Richards…

Created by: Michelle Fazekas & Tara Butters. Directed by: Paul McGuigan.

Produced by: Robert Atwood, Michelle Fazekas & Tara Butters. 

Studios: ABC Studios & Fazekas & Butters Productions.

Unit Zero

Genre: Spy Dramedy

Description: Jackie Fink, an unassuming CIA engineer and single mom, is chosen to be the leader of a team of CIA underlings who are thrust into the field as first time spies. Each week, this team of zeroes races against the clock to gather intelligence and solve cases of national security. And they succeed partly because no one in their right mind would ever suspect they were spies. Overlooked in the workplace, their invisibility makes them perfect for the most covert missions…

Cast: Toni Collette, Kimberly Hébert Gregory, Rob Huebel, Dana Powell, Peter Cambor, Parvesh Cheena, Ayden Mayeri, Jaimey Sheridan…

Created by: Lindsey Shockley. Directed by: David Gordon Green.

Produced by: Kenya Barris, Toni Collette & Lindsey Shockley.

Studios: ABC Studios

Salamander

Genre: Conspiracy Thriller Drama

Description: a brilliant but misanthropic engineer recruits a skeptical Homeland Security agent to help him track a mysterious bank robber whose theft of 66 specific safety deposit boxes, belonging to the elite and powerful, sets in motion a series of blackmails that might be linked to a greater conspiracy…

Cast: Larenz Tate, Allison Miller, John Leguizamo, Elaine Tan, Neil Sandilands…

Created by: Andre Nemec & Jeff Pinkner. Based on: 2012 Belgian series. Directed by: Gary Fleder.

Produced by: Josh Applebaum, Scott Rosenberg, Andre Nemec & Jeff Pinkner.

Studios: ABC Studios, Midnight Radio, Beta Films & Keshet Studios

Las Reinas

Genre: Drama Soap

Description: Detective Sonya De La Reina is forced to confront her past when a case compels her to reconnect with her estranged family – the most powerful criminal outfit in Miami. Thrust back into the world she thought she had left behind, Sonya must walk the murky line between the law and her family, and question her true destiny as a De La Reina.

Cast: Daniella Alonso, John Corbett, Sonia Braga, Amanda Warren, Matthew Davis, Eric Winter, Shalim Ortiz…

Created by: Dean Georgaris. Directed by: Liz Friedlander.

Produced by: Dean Georgaris, Mark Gordon, Chris Brancato & Nick Pepper.

Studios: ABC Studios, EOne & The Mark Gordon Company.

ABC 2017 PILOTS – COMEDIES

Libby & Malcolm

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: revolves around two opposing pundits who also happen to be married. One’s black, one’s white; one’s left, one’s right. Bitter rivals at work on their pundit show Black & Wright, they have to turn conflict into compromise at home when it comes to raising their kids.

Cast: Felicity Huffman, Courtney B. Vance…

Created by: Kenya Barris &  Vijal Patel. Directed by: Anton Cropper.

Produced by: Felicity Huffman, E. Brian Dobbins, Kenya Barris &  Vijal Patel.

Studios: ABC Studios, Principato-Young Entertainment &  Khalabo Ink Society

Rapper Mayor

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Courtney Rose, a talented but struggling hip-hop artist, runs for mayor to promote his mixtape – and wins. The guy is a quitenssential optimistic, a dreamer through and through. He’s the coolest, most fun dude in town, and if you don’t believe it, just ask him and he’ll tell you…

Cast: Brandon Micheal Hall, Lea Michele, Yvette Nicole Brown, Bernard David Jones…

Created by: Jeremy Bronson. Directed by: James Griffiths.

Produced by: Jeremy Bronson, Jamie Tarses, Scott Stuber, Dylan Clark & Daveed Diggs.

Studios: ABC Studios & Bluegrass Fanfare.

Raised By Wolves

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Sheila Gable is a one tough mother struggling to support her five opinionated, eccentric kids on a shoestring budget in a Midwestern town…

Cast: Georgia King, Craig T. Nelson, Izabella Alvarez, Talia Jackson, Cooper J. Friedman, Lulu Wilson…

Created by: Diablo Cody. Based on: UK comedy series. Directed by: Ben Taylor.

Produced by: Diablo Cody, Greg Berlanti,  Caitlin Moran & Sarah Schechter. 

Studios: Warner Bros.Television & Berlanti Productions.

Start Up

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: about all the things that happen — the good, the bad and the ugly — when a guy in his mid-30s with a wife and two kids makes the crazy decision to quit his good job and dive into the brave new world of starting a business…

Cast: Zach Braff, Tiya Sircar, Michael Imperioli, Elisha Henig, Hillary Anne Matthews…

Created by: Matt Tarses. Based on: the podcast Start Up by Alex Blumberg. Directed by: Zach Braff.

Produced by: Matt Tarses, Zach Braff, John Davis, John Fox, Chris Giliberti, Alex Blumberg & Matt Lieber.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Davis Entertainment & Gimlet Media.

Splitting Up Together

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: the story of a couple whose marriage is reignited by their divorce…

Cast: Jenna Fischer, Oliver Hudson, Diane Farr…

Created by: Emily Kapnek. Based on: 2016 Danish series. Directed by: Dean Holland.

Produced by: Emily Kapnek, Ellen De Generes, Jeff Kleeman, Heeno, Hella Joof & Mie Andreasen.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television, A Very Good Production & Piece of Pie Productions.

Charlie Foxtrot

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Captain Charlie Taylor, a cautious, lovable dentist stationed at Fort Bragg, promises to look after his brother’s impulsive fiancée and her two misfit teens while his brother is deployed in Iraq…

Cast: Jason Biggs, Ana Ortiz, Swoozie Kurtz, Robert Baker…

Created by: Sam Sklaver. Directed by: Todd Holland.

Produced by: Sam Sklaver, Dana Honor & Aaron Kaplan.

Studios: ABC Studios & Kapital Entertainment.

The Goldbergs Spin-Off

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: set in the 1990s and follows two high school teachers who become unlikely father figures to the kids at their Philadelphia school, the same school Adam from The Goldbergs graduated from…

Cast: Nia Long, Bryan Callen, Tim Meadows, Rachel Crow, Summer Park…

Created by: Adam F. Goldberg & Marc Firek. 

Produced by:  Seth Gordon, Doug Robinson, Adam F. Goldberg & Marc Firek. 

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Happy Madison & Exhibit A

Household Name

Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description:  a family gets a chance to buy the house of their dreams but under extremely abnormal circumstances: they must live with the current owner, an eccentric, larger-than-life actress — until she dies.

Cast: Carol Burnett, Matt Oberg, Timothy Omundson, Mary Holland, Maverick Thompson, Zoe Pessin…

Created by:  Michael Saltzman. Directed by: Andy Ackerman.

Produced by: Amy Poehler,  Carol Burnett, Michael Saltzman, Dave Becky & Michael Pelmon.

Studios: Universal Television, Paper Kite, The Nacelle Company & 3 Arts Entertainment.

Jalen Vs. Everybody

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: former NBA player and current ESPN personality Jalen Rose juggles his career responsibilities with the challenges of being a single dad…

Cast: Jalen Rose, Anna Maria Horsford, Marla Gibbs, Rich Sommer, Laysla de Oliveira, Jessica McKenna, Kelly Jenrette, MC Gainey, …

Created by:  Nahnatchka Khan. 

Produced by: Nahnatchka Khan, Jalen Rose, Jake Kasdan,  Melvin Mar & Mandy Summers.

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television, ABC Studios & Fierce Baby.

Losing It

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: about three misfit adult siblings and their parents who — between divorce, new parenthood, early-onset dementia and let’s just say life — are all losing it in different ways. And family is the only way they’re going to find it.

Cast: Jon Cryer, Natalie Morales, Sam Huntington, Camille Chen…

Created by: DJ Nash. Directed by: Julie Anne Robinson.

Produced by: DJ Nash, Dana Honor & Aaron Kaplan.

Studios: ABC Studios & Kapital Entertainment.

Untitled Single-Dad Comedy

Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description:  an intellectual but emotionally challenged single dad moves to Queens with his two young daughters and forms an unlikely family with the other residents in their apartment building.

Cast: Rob Riggle, Lombardo Boyar, Amy Hill…

Created by: Dannah Phirman & Danielle Schneider. Directed by: Beth McCarthy.

Produced by: Dannah Phirman, Danielle Schneider, Sarah Haskins & Emily Halpern.

Studios: ABC Studios 

Untitled Blackish Spin-Off

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera) 

Description: Blackish spin-off focusing on Zoey Johnson going to college…

Cast: Yara Shahidi…

Created by: Kenya Barris & Larry Wilmore. 

Produced by: Kenya Barris & Larry Wilmore. 

Studios: ABC Studios.

 

Untitled Rev Run Comedy

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: a legendary rapper whose plans for slowing down are thwarted when his wife decides to pursue her own dreams and stardom…

Cast: Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons, Justine Simmons…

Created by: Jeremy Bronson. 

Produced by: Jeremy Bronson, Justin Falvey, Joseph “Rev Run” Simmons, Justine Simmons, Michael Lehman & Darryl Frank.

Studios: ABC Studios, Simmons Lehman Productions & Amblin Television.

ABC 2016 PILOTS

Presence (Unlic)

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Genre: Detective Drama

Description: Presence Foster, a former Army veteran, finds herself interacting with a widely divergent, and highly colorful cross-section of Los Angeles as she unintentionally begins a career as an unlicensed (unlic) Private Investigator.

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Cast: Stephanie Sigman, Rick Gonzales, Marcus Anderson, Colin Woodell…

Created by: John Ridley Directed by: John Ridley.

Produced by: John Ridley & Michael McDonald.

Studios: ABC Studios & Stearn Castle

Marvel’s Most Wanted

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Genre: Drama, Agents of SHIELD spin-off.

Description: Centers on Bobbi Morse (a.k.a. Mockingbird) and Lance Hunter, two ex-spies and ex-spouses who are on the run with no friends, no S.H.I.E.L.D. and a long list of enemies looking to claim a bounty on their heads. Able to trust no one but each other, Bobbi and Hunter form an uneasy alliance with Dominic Fortune, a rogue adventurer with a wealth of resources and even more adversaries, who agrees to protect them so long as they help him with his own agenda. These two heroes will help anyone in need, all while trying to uncover the conspiracy that put their own lives in jeopardy.

Cast: Adrianne Palicki, Nick Blood, Delroy Lindo, Oded Fehr, Fernanda Andrade…

Created by: Jeffrey Bell & Paul Zbyszewski. 

Produced by: Jeph Loeb, Jeffrey Bell & Paul Zbyszewski. 

Studios: ABC Studios & Marvel Studios

Designated Survivor

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Genre: Conspiracy Thriller Drama

Description: Tom Kirkman, a family man and lower level United States Cabinet member, is suddenly appointed President after a catastrophic terrorist attack during the State of the Union kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession. Unprepared, over one night, he moves in the White House with his wife and kids and starts his new job, the most important and scrutinized in the free world…

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Cast: Kiefer Sutherland, Maggie Q, Kal Penn, Natasha McElhone, Italia Ricci, Adan Canto, LaMonica Garrett…

Created by: David Guggenheim. 

Produced by: Mark Gordon, Simon Kinberg, David Guggenheim, KIefer Sutherland, Amy Harris & Susan Bymel.

Studios: The Mark Gordon Company, ABC Studios & Genre Films.

Conviction

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Genre: Legal Drama

Description: the story of Carter Morrison, the brilliant but ne’er-do-well daughter of a former President, who is blackmailed into taking a job as the head of Los Angeles’ newly created Conviction Integrity Unit. She, along with her team of lawyers, investigators and forensic experts, work together to examine cases where there’s credible suspicion that the wrong person may have been convicted of a crime.

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Cast: Hailey Atwell, Eddie Cahill, Shawn Ashmore, Emily Kinney, Manny Montana, Merrin Dungey, Daniel DiTomasso…

Created by: Liz Friedman. Directed by: Liz Friedlander.

Produced by: Mark Gordon, Nick Pepper, Liz Friedman & Liz Friedlander.

Studios: ABC Studios, The Mark Gordon Company & Entertainment One.

Model Woman

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Genre: Period Drama Soap

Description: It’s 1977 and the formidable Bertie Geiss, a tempestuous matriarch and uncompromising businesswoman, with her colorful husband Miller by her side, lords over the Geiss Modeling Agency, a monopolistic powerhouse that sets standards of beauty worldwide. Bertie has an eye for spotting talent and cultivates her finds by mentoring the “girls” in a sorority-type home with strict rules and regimens. As she nears hitting the big 50th birthday, her whole empire is threatened by her Paris partner Lio Fibonacci, a sexy, dangerous snake who is secretly pilfering models to join his new agency in New York while introducing the models to the disco nightlife of glamour, sex and drugs which Bertie forbids…

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Cast: Andie MacDowell, Steven Weber, Nicole Ari Parker, Caitlin Carver, Dan Byrd, Chris Mason, Jamie Bamber, Kaley Roynane, Madeline Blake, Marcus Callender…

Created by: Helen Childress. Based on: Robert Lacey. Directed by: Richard Shephard.

Produced by: Rosalie Swedlin, Helen Childress & Scarlett Lacey.

Studios: TrisTar Television & ABC Studios

Time After Time

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Genre: Epic Adventure Drama

Description: It is London, 1893. H.G. Wells is destined to become a famed science fiction author, but on this evening he’s just a little known writer struggling to get published. He has invited his intellectual friends to show off his new invention – a time machine – but never suspects his late arriving guest, surgeon and friend John Stevenson, is the infamous serial killer Jack the Ripper. When the police arrive looking for him, John sneaks into the time machine and flees to modern day Manhattan with Wells in hot pursuit. There Wells meets Jane Walker, a charming museum curator, who’s about to die in the hands of John if he doesn’t stop him in time…

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Cast: Freddie Stroma, Josh Bowman, Genesis Rodriguez, Jordin Sparks, Regina Taylor…

Created by: Kevin Williamson. Based on: Karl Alexander. Directed by: Marcos Siega.

Produced by: Kevin Williamson & Lauren Wagner.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Outerbanks Entertainment.

The Jury

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Genre: Legal Drama

Description:  follows a single murder trial a season as seen through the eyes of the individual jurors, exploring the biases and experiences that influence the jurors’ judgment, and how their preconceptions change along the way. Season one is about the vicious murder of Victoria Chase, 17, for which classmate Michael Cleary, 18, is being accused of. Now it’s time for Kim Dempsey, Dan Baliss, and the other 10 jurors to find where the truth lies and decide whether he is guilty or not…

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Cast: Archie Panjabi, Jeremy Sisto, Adina Porter, Eve Harlow, Brandon Jay McLaren, Hina Abdullah, Ben Esler, Kevin Rankin, Brian Howe, JD Pardo, Nikki DeLoach, Jayne Taini…

Created by: VJ Boyd and Mark Bianculli. Directed by: Neil Burger.

Produced by: Carol Mendelsohn, Julie Weitz, VJ Boyd and Mark Bianculli.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television & ABC Studios

Still Star-Crossed

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Genre: Romantic Period Drama

Description: In the 16th century Verona, the deaths of Romeo and Juliet have escalated the feud between the Montagues and the Capulets. The streets of Verona have become dangerous, traitors have emerged, and the kingdom is vulnerable to attack. The young ruling Prince of Verona, Escalus, wants to end the feud and bring peace to the kingdom. Following the sage advice of his sister Princess Isabella he devises a plan to marry a Capulet to a Montague to unite the families and strengthen his position. He commands a union between Romeo’s cousin, the womanizing Benvolio, with Juliet’s cousin, Rosaline, who is in love with Prince Escalus. Each is fiery and independent. They’ll have to banter their way to a compromise in the midst of treachery, power grabs and palace intrigue. Another star-crossed love story begins.

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Cast: Lashana Lynch, Torrance Coombs, Zuleikha Robinson, Grant Bowler, Anthony Head, Medalion Rahimi, Sterling Sulieman, Wade Briggs, Ebonée Noel, Sterling Sulieman, Dan Hildebrand…

Created by: Heather Mitchell. Based on: Melinda Traub. Directed by: Michael Offer.

Produced by: Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers,  Michael R. Goldstein & Heather Mitchell.

Studios: ABC Studios, Shondaland Productions & The MrG Production Co.

Broken

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Genre: Legal Drama

Description: The personal and professional life of Gemma Avon, a ruthless divorce attorney in Dallas. Raised in the trailer parks of Texas, she has left behind a life of struggle amid squalor, working her way into a corner office and mansion in Dallas’s most prestigious neighborhood. But beneath her facade of togetherness, she’s plagued by self-destructive tendencies and long hidden family secrets that begin to unravel her life when her sister Jules comes back into her life…

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Cast: Anna Paquin, Blair Underwood, T.R. Knight, Penelope Ann Miller, Charity Wakefield, Enrique Murciano, Thad Luckinbill, Zeb Sanders…

Created by: Meaghan Oppenheimer.

Produced by: Meaghan Oppenheimer, Reese Witherspoon & Bruna Papandrea.

Studios: ABC Studios & Pacific Standard.

The Death Of Eva Sofia Valdez

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Genre: Supernatural Drama Soap

Description: Eva Sofia Valdez is an immigrant who rose from rags to riches and became a celebrated Miami entrepreneur and a champion for immigrant rights. But her success is fueled by an insatiable ambition that could destroy her family, a vendetta against the lover who betrayed her, and ghosts from the past who threaten to reveal the dark sacrifices Eva Sofia made to attain the American Dream…

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Cast: Gina Torres, Raul Castillo, Christian Ochoa, Eric Close, Melora Hardin, Angelica Celaya, Christina Pickles, Alison Fernandez, Marta Milans, Zabryna Guevara, Jeimy Osorio…

Created by: Charise Castro Smith. 

Produced by: Charise Castro Smith, Michele Fazekas & Tara Butters.

Studios: ABC Studios 

Spark

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Genre: Drama Soap

Description:  It is current day America, but not as we know it. Imagine electricity had never been discovered – in its place, gas and coal run the world and power our everyday devices. Now imagine the amount of power the people who own the gas and coal in this world would command. Two rival families, the Stocktons and the Lavelles, are battling for ages until a rebellious young woman, a tinker named Pin Jones, can level both their empires with a spark of invention…

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Cast: Antonia Thomas, Rege-Jean Page, Lena Olin, Tom Brittney, Alex Lanipekun, Austin Hébert, Tracy Ifeachor, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Rachel Hurd-Wood…

Created by: Michael Cooney. 

Produced by: Michael Cooney, Ian Sander & Kim Moses.

Studios: ABC Studios & Sander/Moses Productions

Notorious

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Genre: Drama Soap

Description: The professional and personal relationship between Jake Gregorian, a charismatic attorney and Julia George, a powerhouse television producer, as they attempt to control the media, the justice system, and ultimately – each other. Julia decides what our country cares about. She creates heroes and monsters, victims and villains. Jack boasts a roaster of celebrity clients and will win at any cost…

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Cast: Piper Perabo, Daniel Sunjata, Aimee Teegarden, Kate Jennings Grant, J. August Richards, Ryan Guzman, Kevin Zegers, Sepideh Moafi…

Created by: Josh Berman & Allie Hagan. Directed by: Michael Engler.

Produced by: Josh Barry, Mark Geragos, Wendy Walker, Kenny Meiselas, Josh Berman & Allie Hagan.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, ABC Studios, The Firm & Osprey Productions.

When We Rise

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Genre: Period drama (Miniseries)

Description: The history of the gay rights movement that started with the Stonewall Riots in 1969. Focuses on the personal and political struggles, set-backs and triumphs of a diverse group of men and women from the LGBT community.

Cast: Carrie Preston, Mary-Louise Parker, Rachel Griffiths, Guy Pearce, Michael K. Williams, Ivory Aquino…

Written by: Dustin Lance Black. Director: Gus Van Sant.

Produced by: Laurence Mark, Gus Van Sant & Dustin Lance Black

Studios: ABC Studios

Speechless

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: The story of the DiMeo family, a gang who’s pretty good at dealing with the challenges it faces, and absolutely fantastic at creating new ones. At the heart of the action are Maya, a mom on a mission who will do anything for her family, and JJ, her whip-smart teen son with special needs…

Cast: Minnie Driver, John Ross Bowie, Mason Cook, Cedric Yarbrough, Micah Fowler, Kyla Kennedy…

Created by: Scott Silveri.

Produced by: Scott Silveri, Jake Kasdan & Melvin Mar.

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television & ABC Studios

Downward Dog

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Suddenly Martin, Nan’s loyal mutt has begun acting out -and she’s confused, frazzled and angry. So Nan hauls herself off to a canine academy, initially hoping for a quick fix, but finding out, eventually, that training a dog might be work but the payoff is priceless, proving once again that a dog is a woman’s bestfriend…

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Created by: Samm Hodges and Michael Killen. 

Produced by: Jimmy Miller, Sam Hansen, Kathy Dziubek, Samm Hodges and Michael Killen

Studios: Legendary Television, Animal Media Group & ABC Studios

Imaginary Mary

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Genre: Comedy (Hybrid Live Action & CGI animation)

Description: a thirtysomething bachelorette’s life is turned upside-down when she finally meets the love of her life — a divorced dad with three kids. This triggers even more upheaval when the slightly unhinged imaginary friend she created as an only child suddenly reappears in her life to help her navigate the transition from single lady to family woman.

Cast: Jenna Elfman, Stephen Schneider, Erica Tremblay, Nicholas Coombe, Matreya Scarrwener, Jillian Bell…

Created by: Adam F. Goldberg & David Guarascio. Directed by: Shawn Levy.

Produced by: Patrick Osborne, Adam F. Goldberg & David Guarascio.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, ABC Studios & Happy Madison

Pearl

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  After she finds out she has cancer, Pearl Foxton, a larger-than-life family matriarch becomes intent on controlling and orchestrating every aspect of her family’s life before she dies. After all, she knows what’s best for them way better than they know themselves, and good luck convincing her otherwise…

Cast: Candice Bergen, Zachary Knighton, Kathleen Rose Perkins, Richard Mazur, Ren Colley, Halina James…

Created by: Andrew Reich.

Produced by: Andrew Reich.

Studios: ABC Studios

Chunk & Bean

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: The unlikely friendship of two misfits, Chunk and Bean, who benefit from having two very different sets of parents living next door to each other. Connie, Chunk’s controlling mother, and Jim, Bean’s single father, instantly butt heads over their conflicting styles of parenting. While Connie believes in structure and discipline, Jim believes in high fives and cake for breakfast. With

Cast: Simon Belz, Adam Rodriguez, Anna Gunn, Andy Daly, Hassie Harrison, Sofia Gonzales, Cyrus Arnold…

Created by: Ed Herro & Brian Donovan. Directed by: Chris Koch.

Produced by: Dave Hemingson, Ed Herro & Brian Donovan. 

Studios: ABC Studios

Square Roots

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Meet the Desais, a family who sees the world from a unique point of view. While others look to comic book superheroes to save the world, the Desais know who the real superheroes are: engineers. From creating Pyramids to iPads, they’ll tell you the world would be nothing without them. Coincidentally, all the Desais are engineers, so they have some pretty big brains… which they may occasionally remind you of…

Cast: Adhir Kalyan, Katie Walder, Noureen DeWulf, Bernard White, Nina Wadia, Isabella Day, Callan Farris…

Created by: Vijal Patel.

Produced by: Vijal Patel.

Studios: ABC Studios

Dream Team

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Marty Schumacher coached his last Club soccer team for ten years, ultimately taking them to the National Championships. While his longtime girlfriend just dumped him, he now has to start from scratch with a new diverse group of eight-year-olds and their disparate parents, who are not all happy to be there every damn weekend…

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Cast: Justin Long, Wanda Sykes, Michael Mosley, Lindsey Kraft, Michelle Buteau, Wynn Everett, Carlos Leal, Betty Gilpin, Addison Osta…

Created by: Kari Lizer & Bill Wrubel. Directed by: Marc Buckland.

Produced by: Kari Lizer & Bill Wrubel. 

Studios: Warner Bros. Television, Logo Here & Here Comes Scrappy

Toast

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Genre: Comedy (Hybrid).

Description: Over their wedding rehearsal dinner, engaged couple Max and Paige have their eclectic family and friends give toasts recalling anecdotes about the couple — but flashbacks reveal that the toasts don’t always get it right, as we watch the true story of their complicated, funny and relatable road to marriage…

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Cast: Jerrika Hinton, Jono Kenyon, Tessa Ferrer, Punam Patel, Brooks Wheelan, Frankie Faison…

Created by: Scott Foley & Greg Grunberg. Directed by: Gail Mancuso.

Produced by: Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers, Greg Mettler, Scott Foley & Greg Grunberg.

Studios: ABC Studios & Shondaland Productions.

Hail Mary

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: a young small-town mayor named Mary Wolf has dysfunctional siblings, a dying father, disgruntled citizens, a nearly bankrupt town and the mafia breathing down her neck. Only a miracle can help her. So … she fakes one…

Cast: Casey Wilson, Sarah Baker, Retta, Gareth Reynolds, Jackee Harry, Tom Stourton, Martin Mull…

Created by: Brian Gallivan. Based on Austrian series Braunschlag. Directed by: Seth Gordon.

Produced by: Brian Gallivan, Seth Gordon & Tariq Jalil.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, ABC Studios, Intrigue & ORF-Enterprises GmbH & Co

The Fluffy Shop

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: Gabe, a touring standup comic, a stepfather and boss to his family and friends navigates his home life during the few days he spends off the road each week…

Cast: Gabriel Iglesias, Richard Gant, Gloria Garayua, Tommy Savas…

Created by: Gabriel Iglesias, Tim Doyle & Jay Lavender.

Produced by: Gabriel Iglesias,  Joe Meloche, Becky Clements, Marty Adelstein Tim Doyle & Jay Lavender.

Studios: ABC Studios & Tomorrow Studios.

Randall & Hilda are not a couple

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera).

Description: Hilda, an unapologetic lesbian and Randall, her best friend, a neurotic straight male, navigate their enviable, yet dysfunctional, co-dependent friendship, growing up and the world of dating.

Cast: Andy Ridings, Tattiawna Jones, Julie Goldman, Christine Horn…

Created by: Ed Weeks & Hannah Mackay. Directed by: Leslye Headland.

Produced by: Andrew Reich,  Ed Weeks & Hannah Mackay.

Studios: ABC Studios.

American Housewife

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Until recently, opinionated, confident, unapologetic, plump Katie Otto has been the third fattest housewife in Westport, Connecticut. This is exactly where she wants to be. So when her chubbier neighbor moves away and she becomes the second fattest housewife, Katie becomes determined to regain her title. On a mission, she tries to orchestrate a suitable buyer for her neighbor’s house. But things don’t go according to her plans… 

Cast: Katy Mixon, Diedrich Bader, Carly Hughes, Ali Wong, Johnny Sequoyah…

Created by: Sarah Dunn. Directed by: Ruben Fleischer.

Produced by: Sarah Dunn & Aaron Kaplan.

Studios: ABC Studios & Kapital Entertainment

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Blood and Oil

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Genre: Drama

Description: The largest oil discovery in U.S. history is happening right now in North Dakota and people are coming from all over the country to strike it rich. Heading there with big dreams and sky-high ambition are the young married couple Billy and Cody Lefever. As we follow their trials and tribulations in a modern day “Wild West”, they negotiate a colorful ensemble of roughnecks, grifters, oil barons, criminals and fellow prospectors against a stark and beautiful backdrop…

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Cast: Chace Crawford, Scott Michael Foster, Don Johnson, Rebecca Rittenhouse, Delroy Lindo, Amber Valletta, India de Beaufort, Caitlin Carver, Yani Gellman…

Created by: Josh Pate & Rodes Fishburne.

Produced by: Don Johnson, Tony Krantz, Josh Pate & Rodes Fishburne.

Studios: ABC Studios & Flame Ventures

Location: Salt Lake City

The Family

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Genre: Mystery Drama

Description: It’s been ten years since 9-year-old Adam Warren disappeared from Red Pines, Maine and the world has changed a lot in his absence. His mother, Claire, who was then just starting her first City Council campaign, has been elected mayor. His father, John, is now the bestselling author of “Grieving with Grace” a book series on coping with loss. Adam’s siblings, Danny and Willa, who were supposed to be watching Adam at the time, have each dealt with their guilt in their own way. So, when a young man appears in Red Pines claiming to be Adam, it throws everyone into a tailspin. The man sitting in jail for Adam’s supposed death is released as Nina Meyern, the cop responsible of the investigation, is forced to reexamine what truly happened so many years ago….

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Cast: Joan Allen, Alison Pill, Liam James, Zach Gilford, Rupert Graves, Andrew McCarthy, Florianna Lima, Margot Bingham, Madeleine Arthur, Alex Steele, Rarmian Newton…

Created by: Jenna Bans Directed by: Paul McGuigan

Produced by: Jenna Bans, David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman & Laurie Zaks.

Studios: ABC Studios & Mandeville Prods.

Location: Vancouver

Kingmakers

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Genre: Thriller Soap Drama

Description: Eli, a young man whose sister is found dead during her freshman year at an elite Ivy League university adopts a new identity -Jacob- to infiltrate the school and its century-old secret society called Skull & Key, consisting of privileged students, ambitious faculty, and high-profile alums – in order to investigate her death… 

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Cast: Gus Halper, Adrian Pasdar, Parminder Nagra, Kristin Bauer Van Straten, Tracey Fairaway, Nick Eversman, Michael Trevino, Megan West, Colm Feore, Khary Payton…

Created by: Sallie Patrick.

Produced by: Sallie Patrick, Jay Beattie & Dan Dworkin. 

Studios: ABC Studios

Location: Atlanta

Mix

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Genre: Family Dramedy

Description:  Welcome to Mix, a family-owned restaurant in Austin, Texas. It’s a special day… or perhaps the eye of the storm for the Castillos, a multicultural and multigenerational family. Owner and larger-than-life chef Ray Castillo is doing what he does best: cooking. He’s juggling running the restaurant, catering his son Mateo’s commitment ceremony to his boyfriend Finn and preparing the kitchen for the return of his daughter Remy, home from a three year stint in prison for drug possession. His ex-wife but best friend, Stella Knox, is always around, running an offshoot of Mix called Mix Plus and lending a hand at Mix when she can. The food, family, and frenzy makes Ray long for the days when the Wells clan was one big happy family…

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Cast: Britne Oldford, Sam Page, Camille Guaty, Walter Perez, Blake Lee, Joaquim de Almeida, Sharon Lawrence…

Created by: Jennifer Cecil. 

Produced by: Rashida Jones, Will McCormack, Jennifer Cecil & Jeff Grosvenor.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Le Train Train Productions.

Location: Vancouver

Quantico

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Genre: Thriller Drama

Description: A group of young FBI recruits, all with specific reasons for joining, battle their way through training at the Quantico base in Virginia. Between target practice and tests of physical endurance, they have to learn the art of investigation while competing against each others. They only have a 50/50 chance of finishing and there are no second chances. But they’re about to face something even bigger: 9 months later, one of them is suspected of masterminding the biggest attack on American soil since 9/11…

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Cast: Aunjanue Ellis, Dougray Scott, Graham Rogers, Tate Ellington, Priyanka Chopra, Jake McLaughlin, Johanna Braddy, Yasmine Al Massri…

Created by: Josh Safran

Produced by: Josh Safran, Mark Gordon & Nick Pepper.

Studios: ABC Studios & The Mark Gordon Company.

Location: Atlanta

Of Kings and Prophets

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Genre: Biblical Drama

Description: An epic Biblical saga that begins during the reign of Saul, first King of Israel – and follows his dramatic fall from grace and the rise of his successor, David. Living in the land of milk and honey isn’t easy when enemies circle on all sides…

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Cast: Oliver Rix, Simone Kessell, Ray Winstone, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, James Floyd, Mohammad Bakri…

Created by: Adam Cooper & Bill Collage. 

Produced by: David Brancato, Jason Reed, Reza Aslan, Mahyad Tousi, Adam Cooper & Bill Collage.

Studios: ABC Studios

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

Runner

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Genre: Thriller Drama

Description: Lauren Marks, a sexy wife, loving mom, and career woman, sees her entire life turned upside down when she drops her husband Adam off at the airport for a work related trip and his flight crashes with no survivors. After a day of devastating grief, Lauren receives a strange phone call: her husband never boarded his flight. Relief turns to suspicion when she begins to realize that Adam may be connected to a dangerous Mexican cartel and an international gun running operation. Lauren quickly finds herself in a world she knows nothing about, where any mistake could turn deadly…

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Cast: Paula Patton, Adam Rodriguez, Brent Sexton, Vondie Curtis Hall, Chris Johnson, Megan Dodds…

Created by: Michael Cooney. Based on: Turkish series Son Directed by: Peter Horton

Produced by: Kim Moses & Ian Sanders

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television & Kim-Moses Productions

Location: Chicago

The Adversaries

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Genre: Legal Soap Drama

Description: For the past few decades, the Hayward family has been as close to a New York City legal dynasty as it gets. This dynasty is put in turmoil when the patriarch, Charlie, is indicted on federal charges and the daughter, Jaime, a star prosecutor, finds herself in a difficult position, stuck between the family she loves and the office she works for. She must decide which side she will fight on…

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Cast: Terry O’Quinn, Kristen Hager, Christine Lahti, Lenny Platt, Christine Evangelista, Enuka Okuma…

Created by: David Zabel

Produced by: David Zabel

Studios: ABC Studios

Location: Los Angeles

The Advocate

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Genre: Medical Drama

Description: a tough, resourceful, type-A business woman at the top of her game has a medical scare, only to be dangerously misdiagnosed, and experiences firsthand the hazards of our healthcare system. Shocking her friends and family, she leaves her career behind, becoming instead a brilliant and relentless advocate for anyone caught in the chaotic and ever-changing maze that is modern medicine.

Cast: Kim Raver, Eliott Knight, Joy Bryant, Coby Bell, Freddie Thorpe…

Created by: Sheldon V. Turner. Directed by: Michael M. Robin.

Produced by: Sheldon V. Turner, Jennifer Klein, Byrdie Lifson-Pompan & Valerie Ulene.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Vendetta Productions

Location: Vancouver

Wicked City

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Genre: “True Crime” Procedural Drama

Description: explores sex, politics and popular culture across various noteworthy eras in Los Angeles history. In Season 1, two LA cops will be searching for a Bonnie & Clyde-esque serial-killing team amidst the coke-infused rock ‘n’ roll, revelry of the 1980s Sunset Strip. 

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Cast: Taissa Farmiga, Ed Westwick, Darrell Britt-Gibson, Erika Christensen, Adam Rothenberg, Gabriel Luna, Holley Fain, Anne Winters, Karolina Wydra…

Created by: Steven Baigelman. Directed by: Tom Shankland

Produced by: Steven Baigelman, David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman & Laurie Zaks

Studios: ABC Studios & Mandeville

Location: Los Angeles

The Broad Squad

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Genre: Detective Period Drama

Description: In 1978, the graduating class of Boston’s first female patrol officers is dubbed “The Broad Squad” by the local press. Eileen, Molly, Joanne & Lisa arrived at a tumultuous time in Boston’s history, marked by corruption within the police force and a heightened organized crime presence in the city. Navigating rival neighborhoods as well as the conflicting attitudes toward them from everyone, they find themselves tested both on and off duty.

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Cast: Lauren Ambrose, Rutina Wesley, Charlotte Spencer, Cody Horn, Michael Gaston, Kenneth Mitchell, Morgan Spector, Alberto Frezza…

Created by: Bess Wohl. Directed by: Coky Giedroyc.

Produced by: Bess Wohl, Aaron Kaplan, Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage, Alexandra Lydon & Len Goldstein

Studios: ABC Studios, Fake Empire & Kapital Entertainment

Location: Boston

The Catch

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Genre: Thriller Drama

Description: Alice Martin, a fraud investigator, fighting crime by the numbers and exposing embezzlers, money launderers and even cartels, is a partner in a Los Angeles firm and attracts top clients, which affords her a nice lifestyle she shares with her fiancé, Kieran. They are about to get married but one day he disappears with two million dollars from her bank account. Now, Alice is determined to find Kieran and the truth. Even worse, if her clients and colleagues find out that this fraud investigator was a fraud victim herself, it could mean the end of her career. The game of cat and mouse has just begin…

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Cast: Mireille Enos, Damon Dayoub, Elvy Yost, Rose Rollins, Jacky Ido, Bethany Joy Lenz, Jay Hayden, Alimi Ballard…

Created by: Jennifer Schuur. Directed by: Julie Ann Robinson

Produced by: Shonda Rhimes, Betsy Beers, Jennifer Schuur, Julie Ann Robinson, Helen Gregory & Kate Atkinson.

Studios: ABC Studios & Shondaland Productions.

Location: Austin

All Stars

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Genre: Comedy (Single-camera)

Description: a Tony Award-winning mother and a risk-averse, cerebral father are blessed with a son who is a natural born competitive athlete. They are forced outside their parental comfort zones and into the high-octane world of youth sports.

Cast: Megan Hilty, Greg Grunberg, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Efrene Ramirez, Tony Rock, Marissa Jaret Winokur…

Created by: Judah Miller

Produced by: Judah Miller, Tom Lassaly & Jonathan Berry

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television & 3 Arts

Chevy

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Two fun and relevant baby boomers are living a selfish retirement until their world is turned upside down when their eldest daughter die. They are suddendly left to raise their grandchildren. If as they say the golden years are starting when the fun begins, then their golden years and the greatest adventure of their life start right now…

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Cast: Chevy Chase, Beverly d’Angelo, Aly Michalka, Maulik Panhcoly, Ed Oxenbould, Cooper Friedman, Grace Kaufman…

Created by: Brad Copeland. Directed by: Ben Taylor

Produced by: Brad Copeland, Chevy Chase, Beverly d’Angelo & Aaron Kaplan.

Studios: ABC Studios & Kapital Entertainment

Delores & Jermaine

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: Jermaine is a millennial with big ideas, but very little drive. When he has no other choice but to move in with his estranged grandmother Delores, a strict, football-loving, former DC cop, he brings his youthful enthusiasm into her life as much as she helps him grow up thanks to her old-school parenting methods. Soon enough they’ll become inseparable…

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Cast: Jermaine Fowler, Whoopi Goldberg, Jennia Fredrique, Roy Wood Jr, Christina Moore….

Created by: Danny Chun & Jermaine Fowler

Produced by: Jermaine Fowler, Whoopi Goldberg, Tom Leonardis, Danny Chun, Michael Rotenberg & Avi Gilbert.

Studios: ABC Studios & 3 Arts

Fortune Family

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description:  Fortune Ferguson, a popular gym teacher in North Carolina, comes out of the closet to her close-knit group of family and friends. What she doesn’t realize is that she will also have to deal with her bickering and happily divorced parents also ‘coming out’ that they are sleeping together again…

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Cast: Fortune Feimster, Annie Potts, John Carroll Lynch, Parker Young, Lacey Chabert…

Created by: Fortune Feimster, Tina Fey, Matt Hubard & Robert Carlock.

Produced by: Fortune Feimster, Tina Fey, Matt Hubard, David Miner & Robert Carlock.

Studios: Universal Television, Little Stranger Productions & 3 Arts.

The 46 Percenters

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Genre: Anti-Romantic Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: about the 46 percent of the population who choose to stay married, told through the point of view of three couples

Cast: Angela Kinsey, Ian Gomez, Jason Antoon, Nazneen Contractor, Annie Mumolo, Malcolm Barrett…

Created by: Sherry Bilsing-Graham & Ellen Kreamer.

Produced by: Sherry Bilsing-Graham & Ellen Kreamer.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Gavin&Roxie&Hap Prods

Dr Ken

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: based on Ken Jeong’s life, story of a cranky but lovable guy juggling medicine& parenting and succeeding at neither.

Cast: Ken Jeong, Suzy Nakamura, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Dave Foley, Jonathan Slavin, Albert Tsai, Krista Marie Yu…

Created by: Jared Stern, Mike O’Connell & Mike Sikowitz. Directed by: Scott Ellis.

Produced by: Jared Stern, Mike O’Connell, Mike Sikowitz, Ken Jeong, John Davis & John Fox.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television & ABC Studios

The King of 7B

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  an agoraphobic recluse ventures outside for the first time in 20 years when he spies what could be his soulmate moving into the building across the street. Prentiss Porter will embark on an incredible journey of discovery right outside his front door.

Cast: Craig Ferguson, Marin Hinkle, Ione Skye, Carla Jiminez, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Amir Talai…

Created by: Howard Franklin. Directed by: David Frankel.

Produced by: Howard Franklin, David Frankel, Ben Karlin & Dan Fogelman.

Studios: ABC Studios

The Real O’Neals

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  The O’Neals picture perfect Christian family is turned upside down when the youngest son, Kenny, 16, comes out of the closet. What seems like the end of their idyllic life turns out to be the beginning of a bright new chapter when everyone stops pretending to be perfect and actually starts being real, with all their little and sometimes huge imperfections…

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Cast: Martha Plimpton, Noah Galvin, Jay R. Ferguson, Bebe Wood, Matthew Shively, Mary Hollis Inboden…

Created by: David Windsor & Casey Johnson. Directed by: Todd Holland.

Produced by: Dan Savage, Dan McDermott & Brian Pines.

Studios: ABC Studios, Hypomania Content & DiBonaventura Pictures Television

 

 

Nerd Herd

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  Through a combination of genetics and dynamic home schooling, Kip and Mona Lisa Mitchell find themselves raising extraordinarily intelligent kids. When Kip returns home from the military to be a stay-at-home dad, he experiences firsthand the challenges of parenting kids who have genius IQs but limited life and social skills, especially in the Orange County, where looks is the only religion…

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Cast: James Roday, Majandra Delfino, Melanie Griffith, Raphael Alejandro, Katherine Reis, Zoe Colletti, Spencer Tomich, Harrison Holzer…

Created by: Wendy & Lizzie Molyneux 

Produced by: Brian Grazer, Francie Calfo, Wendy & Lizzie Molyneux 

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television & Imagine Television

Warriors

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Genre: Buddy Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  a rookie who doesn’t speak English and a translator who doesn’t speak basketball form a newly friendship in the world of the NBA.

Cast: Skylar Astin, Blondy Baruti, Jami Gertz, Matthew Glave, Ving Rhames, Laura Steinel…

Created by: Casey Johnson & David Windsor.

Produced by: Dan Fogelman, Peter Guber, Mike Tollin, Aaron Kaplan, Casey Johnson & David Windsor.

Studios: ABC Studios, Rhode Island Ave, Mandalay Sports Media & Kapital Entertainment

Uncle Buck

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: a childish man learns how to be an adult by taking care of his brother’s kids in a very childish way.

Cast: Mike Epps, Nia Long, James Lesure, Aalyrah Caldwell, Sayeed Shahidi…

Created by: Steven Cragg & Brian Bradley. Based on John Hughes movie Uncle Buck

Produced by: Will Packer, Steven Cragg & Brian Bradley.

Studios: Universal Television, ABC Studios & Packer Prods.

Knoxville

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: the exploits of 12-year-old Johnny navigating the “outlaw culture” of his family and small hometown of Knoxville, TN, and documents the childhood experiences that inspired him to become one of the greatest pranksters of a generation.

Cast: Julie Ann Emery, Brad Carter, Johnny Knoxville, David Koechner, Brittany Beery…

Created by: Victor Fresco. Based on Johnny Knoxville’s life. Directed by: Michael Fresco.

Produced by: Johnny Knoxville, Victor Fresco, Michael Rotenberg & Dave Becky.

Studios: ABC Studios & 3 Arts

Clementine

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Genre: Drama

Description: 20 years after watching helplessly the murder of her mother, Clementine Ross, who spent a few months in jail for fraud, decides to take her life back and not escape her past anymore, starting with getting closer to her daughter, raised by her ex-boyfriend and his wife. But Clementine is not a young woman like any other. For her, nothing is ever simple. She has a … gift of clairvoyance, hereditary. If the secret is safe from her relatives, mysterious people are following her whereabouts. And things get complicated when she discovers her powers may not stop there …

Cast: Sarah Snook, Kevin Alejandro, David Strathairn, Edwin Hodge, Mykelti Williamson, Kathleen Munroe…

Created by: Dean Georgaris

Directed by: Michael Dinner

Produced by: Mark Gordon, Nick Pepper, Ilene Staple.

Studios: ABC Studios, The Mark Gordon Company 

The Muppets

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Genre: Sketch Comedy Show

Description: “The Muppets return to prime time with a contemporary, documentary-style show that—for the first time ever—will explore the Muppets’ personal lives and relationships, both at home and at work, as well as romances, break-ups, achievements, disappointments, wants and desires; a more adult Muppet show, for kids of all ages.”

Created by: Bill Prady & Bob Kushell.

Produced by: Bill Prady & Bob Kushell.

Studios: The Muppet Studio & ABC Studios

Irreversible

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera Impro)

Description: The story of Andy and Sarah, a somewhat eccentric, self-absorbed couple, and their trials and tribulations — most of which they bring upon themselves.

Cast: Justin Long…

Created by: Segahl Avin. Adapted from: Israeli series Bilti Hafich.

Produced by: Segahl Avin, Peter Tolan & Michael Wimer

Studios: Sony Pictures Television