CBS – 2017 DRAMA PILOTS

Salvation

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Genre: Sci-Fi Drama (Summer series)

Description: centers on an MIT grad student and a tech superstar who bring a low-level Pentagon official a staggering discovery – that an asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth.

Cast: Jennifer Finnigan, Ian Anthony Dale, Santiago Cabrera, Charlie Rowe, Jacqueline Byers…

Created by: Liz Kruger & Craig Shapiro. Based on: a story by Matt Wheeler. Directed by: Juan Carlos Fresdanillo.

Produced by: Alez Kurtzman, Lenkov, Heather Kadin, Liz Kruger & Craig Shapiro. 

Studios: CSB Television Studios & Secret Hideout Studios. Distributed by: CBS Television Distribution.

S.W.A.T.

Genre: Action Drama

Description: a locally born and bred S.W.A.T. lieutenant is torn between loyalty to the streets and duty to his fellow officers when he’s tasked to run a highly-trained unit that is the last stop for solving crimes in Los Angeles.

Cast: TBA.

Created by: Aaron Rahsaan Thomas. Based on: 1975 TV series. 

Produced by: Aaron Rahsaan Thomas, Justin Lin, Shawn Ryan, Marney Hochman, Pavun Shetty , Danielle Woodrow & Neal H. Moritz.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, CBS Television Studios, MiddKid Prods, Original Films & Perfect Storm Entertainment.

Mission Control

Genre: Drama

Description: revolves around the next generation of NASA astronauts and scientists who juggle both their personal and professional lives during a critical mission with no margin for error…

Cast: Nestor Serrano…

Created by: Andy Weir. Directed by: Jeremy Podeswa.

Produced by: Andy Weir, Simon Kinberg, Charles Eglee, Courtney Conte, Aditya Sood & Quan Phung.

Studios: CBS Television Studios

Instinct

Genre: Crime Drama

Description: Dylan Reinhart, a former CIA operative who has since built a “normal” life as a gifted professor, writer and husband, is pulled back into his old life when the NYPD needs his help to stop a serial killer on the loose. He teams up now with foxy Detective Lizzie Needham, who needs a solid partner since she lost the one who also was her fiancée, and she certainly could use a friend too…

Cast: Alan Cumming, Bojana Novakovic, Naveen Andrews, Daniel Ings…

Created by: Michael Rauch. Based on: James Patterson. Directed by: Marc Webb.

Produced by: Michael Rauch, Alan Cumming, James Patterson, Alex Kurtzman, Bill Robinson, Leopoldo Gout & Heather Kadin.

Studios: CBS Television Studios, Secret Hideout & Patterson Entertainment

Perfect Citizen

Genre: Legal Drama

Description:  after his involvement as a whistleblower in an international scandal, the former general counsel for the NSA embarks on a new career at a storied law firm in Boston. Once there, he must face the reality that half the country thinks he’s our greatest patriot, the other half thinks he’s a traitor.

Cast: Lenny Platt…

Created by: Craig Turk. Directed by: Paris Barclay.

Produced by: Craig Turk.

Studios: CBS Televison Studios & Thinking Hat Prods.

The Get

Genre: Investigation Drama

Description: a team of tireless Internet journalists pursue and expose stories of injustice using their unconventional investigative techniques in today’s anything-goes world of reporting.

Cast: Brag Garrett, Emayatzy Corinealdi…

Created by: Bridget Carpenter. Directed by: James Strong.

Produced by: Bridget Carpenter.

Studios: CBS Television Studios

Untitle Navy SEAL Drama

Genre: Navy SEAL Drama.

Description: the lives of the elite Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high stakes missions our country can ask…

Cast: Neil Brown Jr…

Created by: Ben Cavell. Directed by: Chris Chulack.

Produced by: Ben Cavell, Sarah Timberman & Carl Beverly. 

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Timberman/Beverly Productions.

Higher Ground

Genre: Crime Procedural Drama

Description: an elite team of investigators for the Northeast Regional U.S. Hate Crimes Unit solves a myriad of crimes against humanity as they confront their own biases.

Cast: Brad William Henke…

Created by: Jenny Lumet. Directed by: Richard Shephard.

Produced by: Jenny Lumet, Katie Couric, David Marshall Grant & Alex Kurtzman.

Studios: CBS Television Studios, Katie Couric Media & Secret Hideout.

El Jefe

Genre: Latino Cop Family Drama

Description:  around the multi-generational members of a Mexican-American family with deep roots in San Diego intertwine personally and professionally due to their powerful careers in law enforcement.

Cast: David Castenada, Robert Aguire…

Created by: Paul Attanasio. Directed by: Rodrigo Garcia.

Produced by: Paul Attanasio, Leonard Goldberg & David Barrett.

Studios: CBS Television Studios

Wisdom of the Crowd

Genre: Drama

Description: a tech innovator creates a cutting edge crowd-sourcing hub to solve his own daughter’s murder, as well as revolutionizing crime solving in San Francisco.

Cast: Jeremy Piven…

Created by: Ted Humphrey. Directed by: Adam Davidson.

Produced by: Avi Nir, Alon Shtruzman, Peter Traugott, Rachel Kaplan, Dror Mishani, Shira Hadad & Ted Humphrey. 

Studios: CBS Television Studios, Universal Television & Keshet Studios.

CBS – 2017 COMEDY PILOTS

Sheldon

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: The Big Bang Theory spin-off about Sheldon at the age of 12 in Galvelston, Texas…

Cast: TBA

Created by: TBA Directed by: TBA

Produced by: Chuck Lorre, Steve Molaro, Bill Prady & Jim Parsons. 

Studios: Warner Bros. Television 

Distefano

Genre: Comedy (Hybrid)

Description: Izzy and Chris, two 20-somethings are raising their newborn daughter and merging their loud families – one Puerto Rican, one Italian…

Cast: Chris Distefano, Dianne Guerrero, Annie Potts…

Created by: Carter Bays & Craig Thomas. Based on: Chris Distefano. Directed by: Pamela Fryman.

Produced by: Chris Distefano, Rick Dorfman, Brian Bockrath, Carter Bays & Craig Thomas.

Studios: Sony Television & Bays Thomas Prods

9J, 9K & 9L

Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description:  inspired by a time in Mark Feuerstein’s adult life when he lived in apartment 9K in the building he grew up in, sandwiched between his parents’ apartment, 9J, and his brother, sister-in-law and their baby’s apartment, 9L, and his attempts to set boundaries with his intrusive but well-meaning family.

Cast: Mark Feuerstein, David Walton, Matt Murray, Liza Lapira…

Created by: Mark Feuerstein & Dana Klein.

Produced by: Aaron Kaplan, Mark Feuerstein & Dana Klein.

Studios: CBS Television Studios

Me, Myself & I

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: examines one man’s life over a 50-year span, somewhat in the vein of Boyhood. The show will focus on three distinct periods in his life: as a 14-year-old in 1991, a 40-year-old in present day and a 65-year-old in 2042.

Cast: Brian Unger, Kelen Coleman…

Created by: Dan Kopelman. Directed by: Randall Einhorn.

Produced by: Dan Kopelman, Aaron Kaplan & Dana Hodor. 

Studios: Warner Bros. Television.

Real Time

Genre: Comedy (Hybrid)

Description: the relationship of two 20-somethings who go from being co-workers on opposite coasts to working in the same office.

Cast: Rebecca Rittenhouse…

Created by: Hilary Winston. Directed by: Pamela Fryman.

Produced by: Carter Bays, Craig Thomas & Hilary Winston.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, CBS Television Studios, Gifted and Talented Camp & Bays Thomas Prods.

Hannah Royce’s Questionable Choices

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  the story of a woman who has made some interesting choices throughout her life – namely, having three different kids with three different men – but all have led her to having a very unique, loving, blended family…

Cast: James Earl…

Created by: Matt Tarses. 

Produced by: Matt Tarses, Wendi Trilling, Dana Honor, Fiona Clark & Aaron Kaplan.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, CBS Television Studios & Kapital Entertainment.

Brothered Up

Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: an emotionally guarded African-American cop is partnered with an emotionally available Pakistani cop and they are forced to find a way to connect as they patrol a Detroit neighborhood…

Cast: Adhir Kalyan…

Created by: Mark Gross.

Produced by: Mark Gross.

Studios: CBS Television Studios.

Living Biblically

Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: a modern-day man at a crossroads in his life decides to live according to the Bible…

Cast: TBA

Created by: Patrick Walsh.

Produced by: Patrick Walsh, Johnny Galecki, Andrew Haas & Spencer Medof.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Alcide Bava Prods.

 

CBS – 2016 PILOTS

Brain Dead

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Genre: Horror Dramedy

Description: Laurel, the daughter of a Democratic political dynasty who left Washington, D.C. to become a documentary filmmaker, is pulled back into the family business when her brother, the senate majority whip, needs her help running his senate office. Now a young, fresh-faced Hill staffer, Laurel discovers two things: The government has stopped working, and alien spawn have come to Earth and eaten the brains of a growing number of congressmen and Hill staffers…

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Cast: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Aaron Tveit, Danny Pino, Tony Shalhoub, Johnny Ray Gill, Nikki M. James…

Created by: Robert & Michelle King

Produced by: Robert & Michelle King, Ridley Scott & David W. Zucker.

Studios: CBS Television Studios, King Size Productions & Scott Free Productions

Doubt

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Genre: Legal Drama

Description:  Sadie Barrow, a smart, successful 30-something defense attorney, shockingly falls in love with one of her very rich clients, Billy Conway, who may or may not be guilty of a brutal crime. As of now, she has been able to hide the affair from her colleagues at Klein & Associates, but she knows the truth will come out eventually and it could put her career in jeopardy…

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Cast: Katherine Heigl, Steven Pasquale, Laverne Cox, Dreama Walker, Dulé Hill, Elliott Gould, Kobi Libii…

Created by: Joan Rater & Tony Philan. 

Produced by: Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Joan Rater & Tony Philan. 

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Timberman-Beverly Productions

American Gothic

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Genre: Murder Mystery Drama

Description: The Hawthornes, a prominent Boston family, are attempting to redefine themselves wxin the wake of a chilling discovery that links their recently deceased patriarch to a string of murders spanning decades, amid the mounting suspicions that one of them may have been his accomplice…

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Cast: Virginia Madsen, Justin Chatwin, Megan Ketch, Antony Starr, Juliet Rylance, Stephanie Leonidas, Gabriel Bateman, Elliot Knight… 

Created by: Corinne Brinkerhoff. Directed by: Matt Shakman.

Produced by: Corinne Brinkerhoff, James Frey,  Justin Falvey & Darryl Frank.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Amblin Television

Nancy Drew

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Genre: Detective Drama

Description: Now in her 30s, Nancy Grace is a detective for the NYPD where she investigates and solves crimes using her uncanny observational skills, all while navigating the complexities of life in a modern world…

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Cast: Sarah Shahi, Anthony Edwards, Vanessa Ferlito, Steve Kazee, Felix Solis, Rob McClure, Debra Monk…

Created by: Joan Rater & Tony Phelan. Based on: Edward Stratemeyer. Directed by: Marc Webb.

Produced by: Dan Jinks, Nick Nantell, Joan Rater & Tony Phelan. 

Studios: CBS Television Studios & The Dan Jinks Company

Pure Genius

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Genre: Medical Drama

Description: The story of the alliance between James Bell, a young Silicon Valley tech titan and Walter Wallace, a veteran surgeon with a controversial past, to start together a hospital with a cutting edge, “new school” approach to medicine called Bunker Hill…

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Cast: Dermot Mulroney, Augustus Prew, Brenda Song, Odette Annable, Reshma Shetty, Ward Horton, Aaron Jennings…

Created by: Jason Katims. Directed by: David Semel. Based on a draft by: Sarah Watson.

Produced by: Jason Katims & Michelle Lee. 

Studios: Universal Television, CBS Television Studios & True Jack Productions.

Training Day

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Genre: Action Detective Drama

Description: Kyle Craig, an idealistic young African-American police officer who lost his father who also was a cop, is appointed by Chief Deputy Hoyt to an elite squad of the LAPD where he is partnered with a seasoned, morally ambiguous Caucasian veteran detective, Frank Rourke. They’ll soon understand they’re looking for the exact same thing, but they don’t do it the same way…

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Cast: Bill Paxton, Justin Cornwell, Julie Benz, Katrina Law, Drew Van Acker, Lex Cox Davis…

Created by: Will Beall. Directed by: Danny Cannon.

Produced by: Antoine Fuqua, Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman, KristieAnne Reed, Barry Schindel & Will Beall.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television, Jerry Bruckheimer Television & Fuqua Films.

Macgyver

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Genre: Action Drama

Description:  After spending five years on a cave in Pakistan, kidnapped by The Mazzari, a terrorist group, twentysomething Angus MacGyver gets recruited into the clandestine Phoenix Foundation where he uses his knack for solving problems in unconventional ways to help prevent disasters from happening…

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Cast: Lucas Till, George Eads, Joshua Boone, Addison Timlin, Michelle Krusiec…

Created by: Paul Downs Colaizzo. Directed by: David Von Acken.

Produced by: Paul Downs Colaizzo, James Wan, Michael Clear & Henry Winckler.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Atomic Monster.

Bull

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Genre: Legal Drama

Description:  Based on Dr Phil McGraw’s early days. Dr Jason Bull, a psychologist on top of his game, head of Trial Sciences, Inc., one of the most prolific trial consulting services of all time, provide with his team of experts the best help you need to prove your innocence or defend your case… 

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Cast: Michael Weatherly, Freddy Rodriguez, Christopher Jackson, Geneva Carr, Jaime Lee Kirchner…

Created by: Paul Attanasio & Phil McGraw. 

Produced by: Paul Attanasio, Phil McGraw, Justin Falvey & Darryl Frank.

Studios: CBS Television Studios, Stage 29 Prods & Amblin Television.

Four Stars

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Genre: Military Family Drama

Description:  two powerful rival families in the military community of Tampa, Florida make decisions at the highest levels in the interest of national security.

Cast: Wilmer Valderrama, Steven Bauer, Bojana Novakovic, Bruce Greenwood, Danielle Savre, Ashley Zuckerman, Ana Cruz Kayne…

Created by: Becky Mode. Directed by: RJ Cutler.

Produced by: Becky Mode, RJ Cutler, Sarah Timberman & Carl Beverly.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Timberman/Beverly Productions.

Sensory

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Genre: Medical Drama

Description: the true story of Dr. Joel Salinas, a neurologist and researcher at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital who has mirror-touch synesthesia. The two-hander centers around a veteran neurologist and her protégé who has mirror-touch synesthesia, a neurological trait that causes him to experience other people’s sensations.

Cast: Ashton Holmes, Courtney B. Vance, Rose Leslie…

Created by: David Zabel. 

Produced by: David Zabel, Ridley Scott, David Zucker & Roger Freet. 

Studios: CBS Television Studios, Scott Free Prods & TriStar Television.

Untitled Star Trek Series

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Genre: Sci-Fi Drama

Description: TBA

Cast: TBA

Created by: Alex Kurtzman & Bryan Fuller.

Produced by: Nicholas Meyer, Trevor Roth, Gene Roddenberry, Heather Kadin, Alex Kurtzman & Bryan Fuller.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Secret Hideout.

My Time/Your Time

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Genre: Comedy (Hybrid)

Description: chronicles the relationship of Marla & Wade, a young couple as they begin dating long distance through Skype. One is in New York, the other in Los Angeles…

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Cast: Jane Levy, Nicholas Braun, Tone Bell, Izzie Steele…

Created by: Hilary Winston. Directed by: Pamela Fryman.

Produced by: Carter Bays, Craig Thomas & Hilary Winston.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, CBS Television Studios, Gifted and Talented Camp & Bays Thomas Prods.

Kevin Can Wait

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: a newly retired police officer looks forward to spending more quality time with his wife and three kids… only to discover he faces much tougher challenges at home than he ever did on the streets.

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Cast: Kevin James, Erinn Hayes, Taylor Spreitler, Ryan Cartwright, Lenny Venito, Gary Valentine, Mary Charles Jones, James DiGiacomo, Leonard Earl Howze…

Created by: Kevin James, Rock Reuben & Bruce Helford. Directed by: Andy Fickman.

Produced by: Jeff Sussman, Kevin James, Rock Reuben & Bruce Helford.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television & Eddie Prods

Furst Born

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: about a wife and mother who learns she was adopted and that her birth parents are a flamboyant but loving family of drag-racers.

Cast: Poppy Montgomery, Patrick Brammall, Katey Sagal, John Carroll Lynch, Swoosie Kurtz, Kelli Goss, Beth Hoyt, Brooke Elliott, Talitha Bateman…

Created by: Dan O’Shannon, Robyn Butler and Wayne Hope. Based on australian series Upper Middle Bogan. Directed by: Todd Holland

Produced by: Dan O’Shannon, Robyn Butler, Wayne Hope & Todd Holland

Studios: CBS Television Studios, ABC Studios & Dark Toy Entertainment.

Superior Donuts

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Genre: Comedy (multi-camera)

Description: follows the relationship between the owner of a donut shop, his new young employee and their patrons in a gentrifying neighborhood of Chicago.

Cast: Jermaine Fowler, Brian d’Arcy James, David Koechner, Sarah Stiles, Maz Jobrani, Megyn Price…

Created by: Bob Daily. Based on: Tracy Letts. Directed by: James Burows.

Produced by: Bob Daily, Mark Teitelbaum, John Montgomery Neil Goldman & Garrett Donovan.

Studios: CBS Television Studios.

The Kicker

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)

Description: an oddball athlete drives family, friends and strangers insane after he unexpectedly finds himself cut from his professional football team…

Cast: Geoff Stults, David Spade, Joanna Garcia Swisher, JB Smoove…

Created by: Jack Burditt.

Produced by: Tina Fey, Robert Carlock, David Miner & Jack Burditt.

Studios: Universal Television, 3 Arts & Little Stranger.

The Great Indoors

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-camera)

Description: an adventure reporter must adapt to the times when he becomes the boss to a group of millennials in the digital department of the magazine.;;

Cast: Joel McHale, Chris Williams, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Stephen Fry, Christine Ko, Susannah Fielding, Shaun Brown…

Created by: Mike Gibbons.

Produced by: Mike Gibbons

Studios: CBS Television Studios.

What Goes Around Comes Around

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: two 40-something parents who were wild and reckless teenagers now face their worst nightmare—raising three teenagers of their own…

Cast: Jason Lee, Alyssa Milano, Dougie Baldwin, Matt Murray…

Created by: Dan Kopelman. 

Produced by: Dan Kopelman & Aaron Kaplan.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Kapital Entertainment

Real Good People

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-camera)

Description: centers on a conservative, small-town family from Texas who is forced to reconcile their family values when they discover their children’s lives are less than perfect.

Cast: Nick Zano, Lenora Chrichlow, David Keith, Julie White, Lindsey Gort, Betsy Beutler, Ross Kimball…

Created by: Stephnie Weir.

Produced by: Greg Garcia, Alix Jaffe & Stephnie Weir.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Amigos de Garcia Productions.

Man With a Plan

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)

Description: a contractor learns that raising his kids is more challenging than expected when his wife goes back to work and he has to take care of the little monsters by himself all day long…

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Cast: Matt LeBlanc, Jenna Fischer, Jessica Chaffin, Grace Kaufman, Matt Cook,Diana Maria Riva …

Created by:  Jeff & Jackie Filgo. Directed by: James Burrows.

Produced by: Matt LeBlanc, Michael Rotenberg,Troy Zien, Jeff & Jackie Filgo.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & 3 Arts Entertainment.

CBS – 2015 PILOTS

Code Black

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Genre: Medical Drama

Description:  In the busiest and most notorious ER in the nation – LA County Hospital – the extraordinary staff confronts a broken system in order to protect their ideals and the patients who need them the most. Leanne Royer, a force of nature and a force to be reckoned with, is in charge of four residents who are getting their first taste of ER medicine. She’s here to mentor, teach and… terrify them, while the hospital is in code black almost every day…

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Cast: Marcia Gay Harden, Bonnie Somerville, Raza Jaffrey, Ben Hollingsworth, Luis Guzman, Melanie Kannokada…

Created by: Michael Seitzman. Directed by: David Semel.

Produced by: Michael Seitzman, Ryan McGarry, David Semel, Marti Noxon & Linda Goldstein Knowlton.

Studios: ABC Studios & CBS Television Studios

Location: Los Angeles

Doubt

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Genre: Legal Drama

Description:  Sadie Barrow, a smart, successful 30-something defense attorney, shockingly falls in love with one of her very rich clients, Billy Conway, who may or may not be guilty of a brutal crime. As of now, she has been able to hide the affair from her colleagues at Klein & Associates, but she knows the truth will come out eventually and it could put her career in jeopardy…

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Cast: KaDee Strickland, Teddy Sears, Laverne Cox, Dreama Walker, Dulé Hill, Elliott Gould, Kobi Libii…

Created by: Joan Rater & Tony Philan. 

Produced by: Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Joan Rater & Tony Philan. 

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Timberman-Beverly Productions

Location: New York

For Justice

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Genre: Legal Drama

Description: Natalia Chappel, an FBI agent who works in the Criminal Section of the Department of Civil Rights Division investigating crimes based on civil rights violations across the country, finds herself caught between the radical family she was born into and the professional family she has chosen…

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Cast: Anika Noni Rose, Phylicia Rashad, Shawn Hatosy, Tim Blake Nelson, Leonardo Nam… Mario Van Peebles as guest star.

Created by: René Balcer. Based on: James Patterson’s The Thomas Berryman Number. Directed by: Ava DuVernay.

Produced by: René Balcer, Robert De Niro, James Patterson, Jane Rosenthal, Leopoldo Gout & Berry Welsh & Bill Robinson.

Studios: CBS Television Studios, James Patterson Entertainment & Tribeca.

Location: New York

LFE

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Genre: Medical Drama

Description: Joe, Ryan, Chelsi, Trevor Mae & Anj are New York City’s wildest, brilliant and most promising doctors. As they start their second year of residency in the city’s most prestigious hospital, they attempt to balance their god complexes with their humanity. Julie, their den mother, give them guidance in their lives and share with them the relationship she wishes she had with her own children…

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Cast: Melissa Leo, Daniel Sharman, Andy Mientus, Luke Slattery, Ana Kayne, Reed  Birney, Annie Funk…

Created by: Paul Downs Colaizzo. Directed by: David Slade.

Produced by: Paul Downs Colaizzo, David Slade, David Marshall Grant & Dan Jinks.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Dan Jinks Co.

Location: New York

Rush Hour

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Genre: Hourlong Action Comedy

Description: Lee, a stoic, by-the-book Hong Kong police officer is assigned to a case in Los Angeles, where he’s forced to work with James Carter, a cocky black LAPD officer who has no interest in a partner…

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Cast: Justin Hires, Jon Foo, Aimee Garcia, Page Kennedy…

Created by: Bill Lawrence & Black McCormick Directed by: John Turteltaub.

Produced by: Bill Lawrence, Black McCormick, Brett Ratner, Arthur Sarkissian & Jeff Ingold.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Doozer.

Location: Los Angeles

Limitless

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Genre: Sci-Fi Police Procedural Drama

Description: Brian Sinclair discovers the power of the mysterious drug NZT and is coerced into using his newfound drug-enhanced abilities to solve weekly cases for the FBI, alongside FBI Agent Rebecca Tate…

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Cast: Jake McDorman, Jennifer Carpenter, Hill Harper, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantiono…

Created by: Craig Sweeny. Directed by: Marc Webb.

Produced by: Craig Sweeny, Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman, Bradley Cooper, Neil Burger, Ryan Kavanaugh, Tucker Tooley, Tom Forman, Heather Kadin & Todd Phillips.

Studios: CBS Television Studios, Relativity Television, Yet To Be Named Company & K/O.

Location: New York 

Supergirl

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Genre: Superhero / Detective Drama

Description: Small screen take on the DC Comics heroine. At twelve years old, young, beautiful, and strong Kara Zor-El was chosen to be sent to Earth from her dying home planet of Krypton. Once on Earth Kara was taken in by a foster family, the Danvers, who taught her to be careful with her extraordinary powers. Now twenty-four, Kara Danvers feels unempowered, a slave to having repressed her innate abilities. She’s still pretty, but with her face hidden behind glasses and her hair pulled back, she doesn’t know it herself. An unexpected disaster forces her to use her incredible powers in public. Energized by her heroic deed, for the first time in her life, Kara begins embracing her extraordinary abilities. She begins helping the people of her city and they soon take notice. She’s even given a new moniker, Supergirl.

Cast: Melissa Benoist, Calista Flockhart, Mehcad Brooks, Laura Benanti, Chyler Leigh, David Harewood, Jeremy Jordan… With special guests Dean Cain & Helen Slater.

Created by: Greg Berlanti & Ali Adler. 

Produced by: Greg Berlanti, Ali Adler & Sarah Schechter.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television, DC Comics & Berlanti Productions.

Location: Los Angeles

Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders

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Genre: Police Procedural Drama

Description: Special FBI unit with agents helping American citizens who find themselves in trouble abroad…

Cast: Gary Sinise,  Anna Gunn, Tyler James Williams, David Henney…

Written by: Erica Messer.

Produced by: Erica Messer, Mark Gordon & Nick Pepper.

Studios: ABC Studios, The Mark Gordon Company & CBS Television Studios.

Location: Los Angeles

Sneaky Pete

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Genre: Drama

Description: Marius, a thirty-something con man, upon leaving prison, takes cover from his past by assuming the identity of a cellmate. “Sneaky Pete” then hides out from his debtors while working for his new “family’s” bail bond business. There he uses his considerable charm and criminal prowess to take down bad guys far worse than himself, partnering with a female “cousin” who has her suspicions about his real motives…

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Cast: Giovanni Ribisi, Marin Ireland, Margo Martindale, Peter Gerety, Shane McRae, Lile Barer…

Created by: Bryan Cranston & David Shore

Produced by: Bryan Cranston, David Shore, James Degus & Erin Gunn. 

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Moon Shot Entertainment & Shore Z.

Location: New York

Happy Life aka Joe Time

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description:  Joe is a family man who struggles with the fact that everyone around him is pursuing their dreams and enjoying their lives more than he is.

Cast: Steven Weber, Minnie Driver, Duanne Martin, Eric Petersen, Rita Moreno, Bill Smitrovich, Alli Kinzel, Noland Ammon…

Created by: Bill Wrubel. Directed by: James Burrows

Produced by: Bill Wrubel.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television

Life In Pieces

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Comedy: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: One family is told through the separate stories of its different family members, from feshly divorced Matt and his new girlfriend Colleen to young parents Greg & Jen, helped by long married couple with teenage kids Tim & Heather and Grandpa John & Grandma Joan…

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Cast: Thomas Sadoski, Betsy Brandt, Colin Hanks, Dianne Wiest, James Brolin, Zoe Lister Jones, Angelique Cabral, Dan Bakkedahl…

Created by: Justin Adler. Directed by: Jason Winer.

Produced by: Justin Adler & Aaron Kaplan.

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television, Smalldog Picture Co. & Kapital Entertainment

Angel From Hell

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: When Amy enters Allison’s life and claims to be her guardian angel, they form an unlikely friendship and Allison can’t be sure if Amy is an angel or just nuts.

Cast: Maggie Lawson, Jane Lynch, Kyle Bornheimer, Kevin Pollack…

Created by: Tad Quill

Produced by: Tad Quill

Studios: CBS Television Studios

 

The Half Of It

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: a newly divorced dad revels in the fact that he now gets to keep half his stuff, which is more than he ever had when he was married.

Cast: Jon Dore, Andrea Anders, Christine Ko, Morgan Krantz, David Del Rio…

Created by: Mike Gibbons. Directed by: James Burrows.

Produced by: Mike Gibbons

Studios: CBS Television Studios

Taxi-22

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: The tribulations of a New York taxi driver who never let his customers step on his toes, but with family, he becomes a very different man: he let his old father do and say anything; he’s always fighting with his son who he doesn’t understand at all; and he is still in love with his wife who left him several months ago, trying to rebuild her life…

Cast: John Leguizamo, Jennifer Esposito, Rebecca Creskoff, Lenny Venito, Sahr Ngaujah, F. Murray Abraham , Christopher Nicolas Smith…

Created by: Taq Quill. Based on: French-Canadian Series by François Flamand & Patrick Huard.

Produced by: Taq Quill, Mark Armstrong, Nancy Sanders, Clark Peterson, Dennis Erdman & James Gandolfini.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Attaboy Films

Super Clyde

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: a meek, unassuming fast-food worker finds his calling as vigilante…

Cast: Charlie McDermott, Mark Addy, Diane Guerrero, Annaleigh Ashford…

Created by: Greg Garcia.

Produced by: Greg Garcia.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Amigos de Garcia

Untitled Tommy Johnagin Project

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: a standup comic raising a family in a small Midwestern town

Cast: Tommy Johnagin, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Jane Kaczmarek, Kevin Nealon, Talia Tabin…

Created by: Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker & Tommy Johnagin

Produced by: Bill Lawrence,  Jeff Ingold, Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker & Tommy Johnagin

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Doozer Productions

Untitled O’Shannon Project

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: a group of friends and family at three different times in their lives

Cast: Adam Brody, Tracy Spiridakos, Kelly O’Sullivan, Tyler Labine, Janina Gavankar…

Created by: Dan O’Shannon & Peter Warren.

Produced by: Clark Peterson, Dennis Erdman, Eric & Kim Tannenbaum, Dan O’Shannon & Peter Warren.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Tannenbaum Productions