NBC – 2017 DRAMA PILOTS

Law & Order True Crime: Menendez

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Genre: Anthology Crime Drama

Description: center on Lyle and Erik Menendez, who were convicted of murdering their parents and sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole in 1996. The brothers, who were 21 and 18 years old, respectively, at the time of the 1989 murders, were tried separately but eventually convicted in a third trial after no verdicts were rendered in the first two trials because of hung juries.

Cast: Edie Falco…

Created by: Dick Wolf & Rene Balcer. 

Produced by: Dick Wolf, Rene Balcer, Arthur W. Forney & Peter Jankowski.

Studios: Universal Television & Wolf Films.

Gone

Genre: Police Procedural Drama

Description: the fictional story of Kit “Kick” Lannigan, survivor of a famous child abduction case and Frank Booth, the FBI agent who rescued her. Determined never to fall victim again, Kick trains in martial arts and the use of firearms. She finds her calling when Booth persuades her onto a special task force he created dedicated to solving abductions and missing persons cases. Paired with former Army Intelligence officer John Bishop, Kick brings her unique understanding of the mind of a predator.

Cast: Leven Rambin, Chris Noth, Danny Pino…

Created by: Matt Lopez. Based on: Chelsea Cain’s novel One Kick.

Produced by: Matt Lopez, JoAnn Alfano & Sara Colleton.

Studios: NBCUniversal International Studios, RTL & TF1.

Good Girls

Genre: Drama Soap

Description: what happens when Beth, Annie and Ruby, three “good girl” suburban wives and mothers from the suburbs of Detroit suddenly find themselves in desperate circumstances: they decide to stop playing it safe and risk everything to take their power back, descending together into a life of crime, starting by robbing a grocery store…

Cast: Kathleen Rose Perkins, Mae Whitman, Retta, Matthew Lillard, Manny Montana, Reno Wilson…

Created by: Jenna Bans. Directed by: Dean Parisot.

Produced by: Jenna Bans & Jeannine Renshaw.

Studios: Universal Television.

For God And Country

Genre: Military Drama

Description: An heart pounding look into the complex world of our bravest military heroes who make personal sacrifices while executing the most challenging and dangerous missions behind enemy lines. The ISA-Special Operations Group, led by commander Michael Dalton, and a team of surveillance analysts who uncover and interpret threats, supervised by Deputy Director Patricia Campbell, will do whatever it takes to make sure no foreign nation gets away with harming Americans…

Cast: Mike Vogel, Anne Heche, Natacha Karam, Demetrius Grosse, Noah Mills, Hadi Tabbal, Sofia Pernas…

Created by: Dean Georgaris.

Produced by: Dean Georgaris, Avi Nir, Peter Traugott and Rachel Kaplan..

Studios: Universal Television & Keshet.

Reverie

Genre: Sci-Fi Thriller Drama

Description: Mara Kint, a former detective turned professor specialized in human behavior, is brought in when the launch of an advanced virtual reality program called “Reverie”, designed by a young woman seen as “the next Einstein”, has dangerous and unintended consequences. “Reverie” puts people inside a waking dream of their own design, but some of them don’t ever want to come back, which put them into a coma and treathens their lives. Mara’s mission is to bring them back, one by one, before it’s too late…

Cast: Sarah Shahi, Kathryn Morris, Jessica Lu, Sendhil Ramamurthy, Dennis Haysbert..

Created by: Mickey Fisher. Directed by: Jaume Collet-Serra

Produced by: Mickey Fisher, Brooklyn Weaver, Darryl Frank & Justin Falvey.

Studios: Universal Television & Amblin Television.

Shelter

Genre: Medical Drama

Description:  follows the nurses and doctors of an understaffed Brooklyn hospital that becomes the borough’s last viable trauma center after a catastrophic hurricane wreaks havoc on the city. On a holiday weekend with few doctors on call, the medical staff will be pushed to make the most difficult life-and-death choices as they work to save their patients and themselves.

Cast: Rachel Griffiths, Paola Lazaro, Matthew James Thomas, Nikki M. James, JJ Feild, Latarsha Rose, Jamie McShane…

Created by: Warren Leight. Directed by: Charles McDougall.

Produced by: Paul Haggis, Warren Leight & Charles McDougall.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television.

Rise

Genre: High-School Musical Drama

Description:  the story of Lou Mazzuchelli, a litterature teacher in his forties in a Pennsylvania high school, who is appointed by the principal to take over and modernize the theater program that is dying. He chooses the provocative and emotional rock musical Spring Awakening –about teenagers discovering the inner and outer tumult of sexuality in late-19th-century Germany- as their first production. A choice that won’t be without consequences for the students and their families in this “Americana” town… 

Cast: Josh Radnor, Marley Shelton, Casey Johnson, Rosie Perez, Auli’i Cravalho, Amy Forsyth, Shannon Purser, Rarmian Newton, Shirley Rumierk, Joe Tippett, Ted Sutherland, Taylor Richardson …

Created by: Jason Katims. Directed by: Mike Cahill.

Produced by: Jason Katims, Michelle Lee, Flody Suarez & Jeffrey Seller.

Studios: Universal Television & True Jack Procuctions.

Redliners

Genre: Thriller Espionnage Drama

Description:  a pair of former operatives get reactivated and drawn into a larger conspiracy while attempting to maintain their undercover lives…

Cast: Hannah Ware, Jerod Haynes, Greg Germann, Alan Powell, Jenny Wade, Tommy Flanagan, Rodney To…

Created by: Shaun Cassidy & Kelly Sue DeConnick. Based on: Charlaine Harris.

Produced by: David Janollari, Shaun Cassidy & Kelly Sue DeConnick.

Studios: Universal Television & David Janollari Entertainment.

NBC – 2017 COMEDY PILOTS

The Baby

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: about the youngest male in an organized crime family of all women; though he’s tough at work, his mother and seven older sisters mercilessly push him around at home…

Cast: Seann William Scott…

Created by: Craig DiGregorio. 

Produced by: Amy Poehler, Craig DiGregorio, Brooke Posch, Dave Becky & Nick Frenkel.

Studios: Universal Television, 3 Arts Entertainment & Paper Kite Productions.

Untitled Kourtney Kang Project

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: explore what it’s like to grow up as the only girl in the only mixed race family in the suburbs of Philadelphia, dealing with real-world issues like race and gender while never losing focus of her life goal… to become a Laker Girl like her idol, Paula Abdul…

Cast: Isabelle Russo, Kenneth Choi, Rebecca Creskoff, Paula Abdul, Derek Hough, Melanie Hutsell…

Created by: Kourtney Kang. Directed by: Fred Savage.

Produced by: Kourtney Kang, Nahnatchka Khan & Mandy Summers.

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television & Fierce Baby Productions.

AP Biology

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: a hilariously cynical Ivy League professor loses out on his dream job and goes to work as a high school biology teacher where he imposes his unorthodox teaching style and uses the kids to plot out revenge on those who wronged him.

Cast: Glenn Howerton, Patton Oswalt, Mary Sohn, Lyric Lewis, Aparna Brielle, Vanessa Bayer, Jacob Conor McCarthy, Nick Peine, Jacob McCarthy…

Created by: Mike O’Brien. Directed by: Oz Rodriguez.

Produced by: Mike O’Brien, Seth Meyers, Mike Shoemaker, Andrew Singer  & Lorne Michaels. 

Studios: Universal Television & Broadway Video.

What About Barb?

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  around a psychotherapist who tries to cut ties with her most overbearing patient but is unsuccessful and gains an annoying family member in the process…

Cast: Leah Remini, Jessica Gunning, Ben Lawson, Eddie Shin…

Created by: Joe Port & Joe Wiseman. Based on: 1991 movie What About Bob?.

Produced by: Joe Port & Joe Wiseman. 

Studios: ABC Studios.

Spaced Out

Genre: Workplace Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  a working class genius and his struggles to fit in with an established team all made more difficult when their job is building a rocket to Mars…

Cast: Miranda Cosgrove, Brett Goldstein, Donald Faison, Ken Kirby…

Created by:  Adam Sztykiel.

Produced by: Bill Lawrence, Adam Sztykiel & Jeff Ingold.

Studios: Warner Brps. Television & Doozer Prodctions.

The Sackett Sisters

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  two estranged sisters perform a Sully Sullenberger-esque act of public heroism, then are forced to navigate their new found notoriety together…

Cast: Casey Wilson, Busy Phillips, Bradley Whitford, Rich Sommer…

Created by: Luke Del Tredici.

Produced by: Luke Del Tredici, Tina Fey, Robert Carlock & David Miner.

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

Champions

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Vince, a charismatic gym owner with no ambition, lives with his younger brother Michael, a gorgeous idiot. Their simple life of women and working out is put on hold when the gay teenage son of Vince is dropped off on their doorstep by Priya, one of his old high school flings. The three of them have to live together now…

Cast: Anders Holm, Andy Favreau, J.J Totah, Mindy Kaling, Nina Wadia…

Created by: Charlie Grandy & Mindy Kaling.

Produced by: Mindy Kaling, Charlie Grandy & Howard Klein.

Studios: Universal Television & 3 Arts Entertainment

Relatively Happy

Genre: Comedy (Muticamera)

Description: an adult brother and sister wind up living together for the first time since they were kids, after one of them suffers a big loss. They become each other’s wingmen, shoulder to cry on, best friend and punching bag as they navigate love, loss and work while helping to get each other “un-stuck.”

Cast: Genevieve Angelson, Jon Rudnitsky, Mouzam Makkar, Derek Gaines, Jane Lynch…

Created by: Max Mutchnick & Jeff Astrof. Directed by: James Burrows.

Produced by: Max Mutchnick & Jeff Astrof.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television, Too Mutch Ink &  Barge Productions

Will & Grace

Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: 10-episode revival of NBC’s cult comedy series.

Cast: Debra Messing, Eric McCormack, Sean Hayes, Megan Mulllaly…

Created by: Max Mutchnick & David Kohan. Directed by: James Burrows.

Produced by: James Burrows, Max Mutchnick & David Kohan.

Studios: Universal Television.

NBC – 2016 PILOTS

Cruel Intentions

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Genre: Sexy Drama Soap

Description:  The beautiful and cunning Kathryn Merteuil vies for control of Valmont International as well as the soul of Bash Casey, the son of her brother, the late Sebastian Valmont, and Annette Hargrove. Upon discovering his late father’s legacy in a hidden journal, in search of answers, Bash trades his small-town Kansas upbringing for a scholarship to the prestigious Brighton Preparatory Academy in San Francisco and soon finds himself in a world of sex, money, power, and corruption he never could have imagined.

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Cast: Sarah Michelle Gellar, Taylor John Smith, Kate Levering, Samantha Logan, Nathalie Kelley, Coby Bell, Peter Gallagher, Sophina Brown, Bryce Cass…

Created by: Roger Kumble, Lindsey Rosin & Jordan Ross. Directed by: Roger Kumble.

Produced by: Roger Kumble, Pavun Shetty, Neal H. Moritz, Lindsey Rosin & Jordan Ross.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Original Film & AMBI

Chicago Justice

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Genre: Drama

Description: New spin-off from Dick Wolf’s Chicago Franchise…

Cast: Philip Winchester, Nazneen Contractor, Joelle Carter, Carl Weathers, Ryan-James Atanaka, Lorraine Toussaint…

Created by: Dick Wolf. Directed by: Jean de Segonzac.

Produced by: Dick Wolf, Matt Olmstead, Michael Brandt, Derek Haas, Arthur Forney, Danielle Gelber Mark Tinker & Peter Jankowski.

Studios: Universal Television & Wolf Films

This is Us

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Genre: Dramedy 

Description: According to Wikipedia, “the average human being shares his or her birthday with roughly 18 million other human beings in the world”. But there’s a family, dispatched from New York to Los Angeles, whose six of its members are born on the same day! Here’s their funny and heartbreaking story…

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Cast: Mandy Moore, Milo Ventimiglia, Justin Hartley, Sterling Brown, Ron Cephas Jones, Chrissy Metz, Susan Kelechi Watson…

Created by: Dan Fogelman. Directed by: John Requa & Glenn Ficarra.

Produced by: Dan Fogelman, Jess Rosenthal, Charlie Gogolak, John Requa & Glenn Ficarra.

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television

Timeless

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Genre: Action Adventure Drama

Description:  an unlikely trio formed with Lucy Preston, the best history professor in town, military man Wyatt Logan and brilliant engineer Rufus Carlin, travel through time to battle a master criminal intent on altering the fabric of human history with potentially catastrophic results lead by the mysterious terrorist Garcia Flynn. They need to stop him before everything changes for the whole world…

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Cast: Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Malcolm Barrett, Goran Visnjic, Paterson Joseph, Sakina Jaffrey, Claudia Doumit…

Created by: Eric Kripke & Shawn Ryan. 

Produced by: John Davis, John Fox, Marney Hochman, Eric Kripke & Shawn Ryan. 

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Davis Entertainment & MiddKid Prods.

Miranda’s Rights

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Genre: Legal Soap Drama

Description: Six years after a sex scandal with a politician upended her life, 28-year-old Miranda Coale finally gets a shot at redemption when she’s hired by a group of millennials living and lawyering together in a start-up law firm, The Young Law Group. That’s where her ex-boyfriend Tanner works, with Lana, his fiancée…

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Cast: Rebecca Breeds, Parker Sawyers, Jamie Chung, John Gabriel, Monique Coleman, Noel Fisher, Gail O’Grady, Ruffin Prentiss…

Created by: Katie Lovejoy. Directed by: Jennifer Getzinger.

Produced by: John Glenn & Katie Lovejoy.

Studios: Universal Television

 

Midnight, Texas

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Genre: Surpernatural Drama

Description: Midnight, Texas, a remote town where your neighbor could be a vampire, a witch, a werewolf, and even an angel. Mystery, horror and romance combine to both enthrall and frighten any outsiders who decide to venture into this unusual place. Like the new man in town, Manfred Bernado, a psychic hoping to start anew but the ghosts of his past and those of the town won’t let him rest…

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Cast: François Arnaud, Dylan Bruce, Arielle Kebbel, Sarah Ramos, Parisa Fitz-Henley, Yul Vasquez, Jason Lewis…

Created by: Monica Owusu-Breen. Based on: Charlaine Harris. Directed by: Niels Arden Oplev.

Produced by: Monica Owusu-Breen, Niels Arden Oplev & David Janollari.

Studios: Universal Television 

The Blacklist: Redemption

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Genre: Drama

Description: TBA

Cast: Famke Janssen, Ryan Eggold, Edi Gathegi…

Created by: John Eisendrath & Jon Bokenkamp. Directed by: Michael Dinner.

Produced by: John Davis, John Eisendrath & Jon Bokenkamp.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television & Davis Entertainment.

Taken

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Genre: Action Drama

Description: The series will focus on how Bryan Mills acquires his “very particular set of skills” and becomes the character we all know in the “Taken” movies.

Cast: Clive Standen, Jennifer Beals, Gaius Charles, Michael Irby, Brooklyn Sudano, Monique Gabriela, James Landry Hebert, Jose Pablo Cantillo…

Created by: Alex Cary. Directed by: Alex Graves.

Produced by: , Alex Cary, Luc Besson, Matthew Gross,  Edouard de Vesinne & Thomas Anargyros

Studios : EuropaCorp Television & Universal Television

Patient Zero

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Genre: Pandemic Drama

Description: when a woman exhibits mysterious symptoms, she and her loved ones find themselves in the center of an epidemic with global consequences; meanwhile, across the world, an FBI agent investigates a seemingly unrelated terrorist attack that leads him to the brink of madness

Cast: TBA

Created by: Graham Moore. Directed by: Marc Forster.

Produced by: Marc Forster, Graham Moore, Katie Swinden, Nora Grossman, Patrick Spence, Frith Tiplady, Jillian Kulger & Ido Ostrowski.

Studios: Endemol Shine Studios, 2DUX2, Bristol Automotive, Fifthy Fathom Productions & Tiger Aspect Productions

Imaginary Friend

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: an intelligent yet unmotivated woman discovers a special and unexpected way of dealing with her mediocre life…

Cast: Megan Neuringer, Kalia Prescott, Brandon Scott, Allan McLeod, Morgan Grace Jarrett, Alex Newell….

Created by: Kassia Miller

Produced by: Kassia Miller

Studios: Universal Television & Hazy Mills Productions 

Good Place

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Eleanor, a woman from New Jersey comes to realize that she hasn’t been a very good person. She decides to turn over a new leaf by learning what it actually means to be “good” or “bad,” and then trying to make up for her past behavior.

Cast: Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, Manny Jacinto, D’Arcy Carden…

Created by: Mike Schur

Produced by: Mike Schur & David Miner

Studios: Universal Television & 3 Arts Entertainment

Sunset PPL

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Genre: Comedy (Single-camera)

Description: a group of millennial friends struggles with their own made-up rules for personal and professional success…

Cast: Julianna Guill, Cass Bugge, Brandon Kyle Goodman, Alesha Renee, Carmine DiBenedetto, Paul Palmeri…

Created by: Adriano Valentini & Aaron Colom

Produced by: Adriano Valentini & Aaron Colom

Studios: Universal Television

Great News

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  centers on a mother-daughter relationship that is challenged when an overly involved New Jersey mom gets an internship at her daughter’s workplace, a cable news network.

Cast: Briga Heelan, Andrea Martin, Adam Campbell, Kimrie Lewis-Davis, Horatio Sanz, John Michael Higgins…

Created by: Tracey Wigfield

Produced by: Robert Carlock, David Miner, Tracy Wigfield & Tina Fey

Studios: Universal Television, 3 Arts Entertainment & Little Stranger

Powerless

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Emily Locke works at the worst insurance companies in America, in the universe of DC Comics where superheroes do exist and cause a lot of collateral damages. How is it like working for a normal, powerless person in a world of superheroes and villains? It’s hard, really hard. You have to be strong, really strong. And that’s the beauty of it. Isn’t it?

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Cast: Vanessa Hudgens, Danny Pudi, Alan Tudyk, Christina Kirk…

Created by: Ben Queen

Produced by: Ben Queen

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & DC Comics

Marlon

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)

Description: an inappropriate but loving father is committed to successfully co-parenting with his polar opposite ex-wife…

Cast: Marlon Wayans, Essence Atkins, Bresha Webb, Diallo Riddle…

Created by: Chris Moynihan.

Produced by: Marlon Wayans, Chris Moynihan, Rick Alvarez & Michael Rotenberg.

Studios: Universal Television & 3 Arts Entertainment

 

 

Grand Junction

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Andrew and Josie, a happily married interracial couple, lives take a turn when they move close to Josie’s family in Missouri.

Cast: Chris Smith, Elizabeth Ho, Jack McBrayer, François Chau, Susan Chuang, Concetta Tomei…

Created by: Matt Hubbard. Directed by: Claire Scanlon.

Produced by: David Miner, Matt Hubbard & Mike Schur.

Studios: Universal Television & 3 Arts Entertainment

 

Trial & Error

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: following a young big-city lawyer and his oddball defense team during a high profile murder trial in a small southern town. Conceived as a spoof of crime documentaries like the The Jinx.

Cast: Nicholas d’Agosto, John Lithgow, Sherri Shepherd, Jayma Mays, Steven Boyer, Krysta Rodriguez…

Created by: Matt Miller & Jeff Astrof.

Produced by: Matt Miller & Jeff Astrof.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television.

Dumb Prince

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: centers on a reluctant Crown Prince. After years of partying that earned him the “black sheep” label, Karl returns home to compete with his brother for the family throne…

Cast: Nico Evers-Swindell, Tim Baltz, Jessie Ennis, Elizabeth Perkins, Kevin Nealon, Patrick Gallagher, Tuya Sircar…

Created by: Charlie Grandy. Directed by: Amy Poehler.

Produced by: Amy Poehler, Dave Becky, Brooke Posch & Charlie Grandy.

Studios: Universal Television, Paper Kite Prods. & 3 Arts Entertainment.

Good Fortune

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)

Description: ensemble comedy that focuses on a hyper-structured young woman whose life is upended when she starts taking advice from a mysterious fortune teller…

Cast: Jessy Hodges, Blake Lee, Tone Bell, Beau Mirchoff, Diane Guerrero…

Created by: Matt Zinman & Craig Gerard. Directed by: Pam Fryman.

Produded by: Rashida Jones, Will McCormack, Matt Zinman & Craig Gerard.

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television & Le Train train productions.

A Bronx Life

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)

Description: inspired by Caamaño’s real-life family dynamic living with his Dominican father and older brother in the Bronx, which is often featured in his stand-up. In the show, Vlad, the son of Dominican immigrants, wants to carve his own path in life which proves difficult as his father has no desire to change their extremely co-dependent relationship.

Cast: Vladimir Caamaño, Josh Segarra, Lilah Richcreek, Liche Ariza…

Created by: Adam Sztykiel & Vladimir Caamaño. 

Produced by: Bill Lawrence, Vladimir Caamaño, Jeff Ingold & Adam Sztykiel. 

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Doozer.

Sebastian

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)

Description: chronicles Sebastian’s old-school values, instilled by his opinionated Italian father, which are constantly put to the test by his new wife, her family, and the absurdities of the modern world.

Cast: Sebastian Maniscalco, Tony Danza, Maria Canals-Barrera, Vanessa Lachey, Owen Smith….

Created by: Austen Earl. 

Produced by: Sebastian Maniscalco, Greg Garcia, Judi Marmel, Norman Aladjem & Alix Jaffe.

Studios: CBS Television Studios & Amigos De Garcia Productions.

Crunch Time

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Genre: Comedy (Hybrid) / Game Show

Description:  intercuts between a real game show and the scripted workplace that centers on an up-and-coming producer trying to wrangle the volatile host…

Cast: Craig Ferguson, Andrea Anders, Kyle Howard, Kellee Stewart, Caitlin McGee, Eugene Cordero…

Created by: Betsy Thomas.

Produced by: Betsy Thomas, David Janollari & Phil Gurin.

Studios: Universal Television & Janollari.

Me & Mean Margaret

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-Camera)

Description: a fiercely candid and often offensive legendary actress and the ambitious 27-year-old lawyer forced to babysit her.

Cast: Gavin Stenhouse, Stockard Channing, Justin Lupe, Akwafina…

Created by: Adam Barr.

Produced by: Adam Barr, Dante Di Loreto & Peter Chernin.

Studios: Universal Television & Chernin Entertainment

NBC – 2015 PILOTS

Blindspot

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Genre: Conspiracy Thriller Drama

Description: a beautiful woman, with no memories of her past, is found naked in Times Square with her body fully covered in intricate tattoos. Her discovery sets off a vast and complex mystery that immediately ignites the attention of the FBI who begin to follow the road map on her body to reveal a larger conspiracy of crime while bringing her closer to discovering the truth about her identity.

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Cast: Jaimie Alexander, Sullivan Stapleton, Mariane Jean-Baptiste, Ashley Johnson, Rob Brown, Audrey Esparza, Ukweli Roach…

Created by: Martin Gero Directed by: Mark Pellington.

Produced by: Greg Berlanti, Martin Gero, Mark Pellington & Sarah Schechter

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Berlanti Prods.

Location: New York

The Player

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Genre: Thriller Drama

Description: In the high stakes world of Las Vegas, Alex King, a former sniper turned security expert who just lost his wife, is drawn into a mysterious conspiracy that forces him to complete a series of heroic challenges in order to save innocent lives. It’s called The Game. There are the House, the Pitt Boss, the Dealer and he’s the Player. 

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Cast: Philip Winchester, Wesley Snipes, Charity Wakefield, Cara Buono…

Created by: John Rogers.

Produced by: John Rogers, John Fox & John Davis

Studios: Sony Pictures Television & Davis Entertainment.

Location: Albuquerque & Las Vegas

Chicago Med

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Genre : Medical Drama

Description: Chicago Fire spin-off

Cast: Laurie Holden, S. Epatha Merkerson, Oliver Platt, Yaya DaCosta, Nick Gehlfuss…

Created by: Derek Haas & Michael Brandt

Produced by: Dick Wolf, Matt Olmstead, Derek Haas & Michael Brandt

Studios: Universal Television & Wolf Films

Location: Chicago

Love is a Four Letter Word

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Genre: Marriage Drama

Description: Nick & Julie were the longtime married couple every of their friends admired. But then they divorced because of an affair and now, they are trying to stay friends for their kids. Julie has a girlfriend, Rebecca, who’s her bestfriend since ages. And Nick has a girlfriend too, Fiona, the woman who he cheated with. But there’s something still going on between these two, everybody can see it: what if they were still in love?

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Cast: Rockmond Dunbar, Cynthia McWilliams, LeToya Luckett, Nadine Velasquez, Colin Donnell, Monet Mazur, Brian Tee…

Created by: Diana Son

Produced by: Diana Son, Mikkel Bondesen, Henrik Bastin & Kristen Campo

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television & Fabrik Entertainment

Location: Chicago

Game of Silence

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Genre: Thriller Drama

Description: Jackson, Gil, Tony, Scrub… They were just four little boys from Dalton, Georgia. They were bound to each other as brothers. One day, they made a childish mistake. It was an accident that came at a high cost and their lives would never be the same again. They took an oath to never tell a single soul about what happened, they were going to keep this a secret until the end of their days. But keeping this burden was not going to be an easy task. Twenty five years have passed since that unfortunate day. Jackson is now a rising attorney on the brink of success but he could lose his perfectly crafted life when his long lost childhood friends threaten to expose this dark secret from their violent past…

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Cast: David Lyons, Michael Raymond-James, Bre Blair, Demetrius Gross, Conor O’Farrell, Larenz Tate, Claire van der Boom, Deidrie Henry…

Created by: David Hudgins

Produced by: David Hudgins, Carol Mendelsohn, Julie Weitz, tariq Jalil & Timur Savci.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Intrigue Entertainment, Carol Mendelsohn Productions & TIMS Productions.

Location: Atlanta

Heartbeat

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Genre: Medical Drama

Description: Inspired by the life of Dr. Kathy Magliato and her book of the same name. It follows the outspoken Alex Panttiere, one of the rare female heart-transplant surgeons. Alex brings an innovative eye to treating patients week to week while also balancing the complications of her professional and romantic life: her new boss is her ex-flame, her ex-husband is still very much in her life while her boyfriend is pushing for the next step in their relationship…

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Cast: Melissa George, Dave Annable, Jamie Kennedy, Shelley Conn, Don Hany, Maya Erskine, Joshua Leonard, Jlouis Mills…

Created by: Jill Gordon.

Produced by: Jill Gordon, Amy Brenneman & Brad Silberling.

Studios: Universal Television

Location: Vancouver

Unveiled

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Genre: Religious Drama

Description: An ensemble of flawed guardian angels intervene in the lives of those who find themselves facing crisis in an attempt to restore their faith and, often, save their lives. Beyond the veil, a space between Heaven and Earth, two brother angels, Hunter and Lucas, good and evil, are waging war against each other…

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Cast: Liam McIntyre, Connie Nielsen, Will Kemp, Dana Davis, Stephan James, Mouzam Makkar…

Created by: John Sakmar & Kerry Lenhart.

Produced by: Roma Downey, Mark Burnett, John Sakmar & Kerry Lenhart

Studios: Universal Television & Lightworks Media

Location: Vancouver

 

The Curse of the Fuentes Women

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Genre: Magical Family Dramedy

Description: When Salvador, a magical and mysterious young man inexplicably emerges from the ocean during a violent storm, he breathes new passion into the lives of the Fuentes women who own a Cuban restaurant on Miami Beach: the beautiful but lonely Lola, who instantly falls in love with him, her mother Esperanza, who’s losing her mind since she’s been diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer, and her troubled daughter Soledad, who’s secretly pregnant. The curse that ruined their lives for so long finally breaks…

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Cast: Adan Canto, Christina Vidal, Rachel Ticotin, Katie Sarife, Sonia Braga, Daphne Rubin-Vegain, Robbie Jones, Trace Lysette…

Created by: Silvio Horta Directed by: TBA

Produced by: Sivilo Horta

Studios: Silent H Prod & Warner Bros. Television

Location: Puerto Rico

Shades Of Blue

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Genre: Detective Drama

Description: Harlee McCord is a respected detective and the very proud single mother of a talented musician teenage girl. To pay her tuitions, she has no choice but to accept an offer from the FBI to work undercover for the anti-corruption task force. Now, she has to lie everyday to some of her closest friends and colleagues and even spy on them to discover their dirty little secrets and find the truth…

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Cast: Jennifer Lopez, Ray Liotta, Drea de Matteo, Warren Kole, Vincent Laresca…

Created by: Adi Hasak Directed by: Barry Levinson

Produced by: Jennifer Lopez, Adi Hasak, Ryan Seacrest, Benny Medina, Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas, Nina Wass, Jack Orman & Mike Daniels.

Studios: Universal Television, Ryan Seacrest Productions, Nuyorican Productions, H’s Films & EGTV.

Location: New York

Warrior

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Genre: Martial Arts Drama

Description:  Kai Forrester, a damaged young woman is given a chance to go out of jail in exchange for working undercover for a mysterious martial arts master who trains her to bring down an international crime lord who’s responsible for the death of her twin brother…

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Cast: Natalie Martinez, Holt McCallany, Lance Gross, Andy Allo, Will Yun Lee, Rila Fukushima…

Created by: David DiGilio. Directed by: Phillip Noyce

Produced by: David DiGilio, Walter Parkes & Laurie MacDonald.

Studios: Universal Television

Location: Toronto

Cuckoo (US)

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Distribution:  a middle-class family’s daughter comes back from a summer abroad married to a charming but infuriating hippie moron – a guy called Cuckoo…

Cast: Flula Borg, Rachel DiPillo, Griffin Gluck, Michael Chiklis, Cheryl Hines…

Created by: Kieron Quirke & Robin French

Produced by: Tim Long, Dan Hine, Ash Atalla, Kieron Quirke & Robin French

Studios: Lionsgate Television & Roughcut Television

How We Live

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: a blogger and his wife move to the suburbs where he begins writing about marriage  and the family lives of his suburban friends and neighbors, in the style of an anthropologist who’s stumbled on an undiscovered tribe. 

Cast: Briga Heelan, Sam Huntington, Chris Klein, Lindsay Price, Jared Gertner, Andrea Anders…

Created by: Steven Cragg & Brian Bradley. Directed by: TBA

Produced by: David Janollari,  Steven Cragg & Brian Bradley.

Studios: Universal Television

The Carmichael Show

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Genre: Comedy (Multi-camera)

Description: Jerrod is terrified to tell his parents he’s going to move in with his longtime girlfriend Maxine, because he’s terrified to move in with her and terrified to tell her too, and it makes it real suddenly… Irreverent multi-camera comedy inspired by Jerrod Carmichael stand-up and his relationships with his girlfriend and family.

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Cast: Jerrod Carmichael, David Alan Grier, Loretta Devine, Amber West…

Created by: Jerrod Carmichael & Nick Stoller Directed by: Scott Ellis

Produced by: Ravi Nandan

Studios: Universal Television

Not Safe for Work

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Genre: Office Comedy (Multicamera)

Description:  best friends Dale and Georgie’s relationship is upended when he starts dating the “perfect” woman.

Cast: Michael Cassidy, Christine Woods, Cheri Oteri, Rizwan Manji…

Created by: Aseem Batra 

Produced by: Aseem Batra & Joe and Anthony Russo.

Studios: Universal Television 

 

Problem Child

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: the cast-and-mouse game between a set of parents and their brilliant but mischievous child.

Cast: Matthew Lillard, Erinn Hayes, Jack Gore, Anna Devaere Smith…

Created by: Scot Armstrong Based on: 1990 movie Problem Child

Produced by: Scot Armstrong, Peter Traugott, Rachel Kaplan, Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski & Brian Grazer.

Studios: Universal Television, TBD Productions & Imagine Television

People Are Talking

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: It examines sex, race and everything else your parents told you never to talk about.

Cast: Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Bresha Webb, Brooke Ishibashi…

Created by: DJ Nash

Produced by: DJ Nash & Will Packer. Directed by: Mamela Fryman.

Studios: Universal Television & Will Packer Productions

Superstore

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description:  Amy works for 10 years at a big box store, called Cloud 9, as a floor supervisor. Her boring and depressing days come to an end when she starts to fall for newbie Jonah, after they had a rocky start. Along with their fellow colleagues, they try to capture the beauty of every day moments… in a hopeless place…

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Cast: America Ferrera, Ben Feldman, Lauren Ash, Colton Dunn, Mark McKinney, Nico Santos, Nichole Bloom & Christopher Lloyd as guest star…

Created by: Ruben Fleischer.

Produced by: Ruben Fleischer, Justin Spitzer & David Bernard.

Studios: Universal Television

Sharing

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Genre: Workplace Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: The different groups of people working side by side in a shared office space.

Cast: Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Greta Lee, Stephen Schneider, Jack Carpenter, Christine Taylor, Jerry Minor…

Created by: Jeremy Bronson & Damian Lanigan

Produced by: Jimmy Fallon, Jeremy Bronson, Damian Lanigan & Rick Schwartz.

Studios: Universal Television & Eight Million Plus.

Strange Calls

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Genre: Paranormal Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: an affable but down on his luck young police officer is transferred to a rural town where — with the help of a peculiar, elderly night watchman — he starts to realize the town has a bizarre supernatural underbelly.

Cast: Danny Pudi, Daniel Stern, Patrick Brammall, Allison Miller, Aliyah Royale…

Created by: Black McCormick. Based on: Australian series Strange Calls. Directed by: Jason Winer

Produced by: Black McCormick, Aaron Kaplan, Tracey Robertson & Nathan Mayfield.

Studios: 20th Century FOX Television, Kapital Entertainment & Hoodlum.

 

Take It From Us

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Genre: Comedy (Hybrid)

Description: about a couple that tells their son the lessons they learned growing up in the 90s in hopes he and his fiance can avoid making the same mistakes. The project is described as a love story told in flashbacks in New York in the 1990s.

Cast: Stacey Farber, Brenda Song, Chris Douglass, Andy Ridings, Japeth Gordon, Joey Pollari…

Created by: Greg Malins & Barry Schwartz

Produced by: Greg Malins, Michael Rotenberg, Jonathan Berry & Barry Schwartz

Studios: Sony Pictures Television & 3 Arts

Untitled Monica Potter Project

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Comedy: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: a woman juggles her busy family life as well as her three ex-husbands, which proves to be difficult when she starts dating again.

Cast: Monica Potter, Eddie Cibrian, Josh Hopkins, Donald Faison, Rory Scovel, Allie MacDonald…

Created by: Sherry Bilsing-Graham & Ellen Kreamer.

Produced by: Ellen De Generes, Monica Potter, Jeff Kleeman, Sherry Bilsing-Graham & Ellen Kreamer.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & A Very Good Production. 

Hot and Bothered

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Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: Ana Maria Calderon is the ambitious star of Latin America’s most beloved tenovela, Las Leyes de Pasion. She strives to stay on top in a world where the drama on-camera is nothing compared with what’s happening offscreen. The day her ex-husband who cheated on her is cast as her new love interest on the show, she goes totally crazy… until she decides it’s time to bury the hatchet. Something she will regret quickly… 

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Cast: Eva Longoria, Amaury Nolasco, Diana Maria Riva, Jose Moreno Brooks, Jencarlos Canela, Alex Meneses…

Created by: Chrissy Pietrosh & Jessica Goldstein.

Produced by: Eva Longoria, Ben Spector, Chrissy Pietrosh & Jessica Goldstein.

Studios: Universal Television & UnbeliEVAble Entertainment.

 

Crowded

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: Chronicles how things backfire for recent empty-nesters when their children and their parents move back home.

Cast: Carrie Preston, Patrick Warbuton, Miranda Cosgrove, Stacy Keach, Mia Serafino, Carlease Burke…

Created by: Suzanne Martin Directed by: James Burrows

Produced by: Suzanne Martin, Sean Hayes & Todd Milliner.

Studios: Universal Television & Hazy Mills

Coach

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Genre: Comedy (Multicamera)

Description: Coach Hayden Fox — now retired from coaching — is called back to become assistant coach to his own grown son, who is the new head coach at an Ivy league school in Pennsylvania that is just starting up a new team…

Cast: Craig T. Nelson…

Created by: Barry Kemp. 

Produced by: Barry Kemp, & Craig T. Nelson.

Studios: Universal Television

You, Me & The End of the World

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Genre: Hourlong Dramedy

Description: an eclectic group of ordinary people are in an extraordinary situation: a collision is imminent with an eight-mile wide comet that’s destined to wipe out all life on Earth. Together, they hunker beneath the town of Slough, about 20 miles west of London, to watch the end of the world on TV.

Cast: Rob Lowe, Megan Mullally, Jenna Fischer, Pauline Quirke, Mathew Baynton, Patterson Joseph, Joel Fry, Lloyd Owen…

Created by: Iain Hollands Directed by: Michael Engler

Produced by: Juliette Howell, Lynn Horsford, Eric Fellner, Tim Bevan, Nick Pitt, Susie Liggat, Andrew Conrad, Polly Buckle, Cameron Roach & Lizzy Gray.

Studios: Working Title TV, Bigballs Films & Sky.

Location: London

Manhunt

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Genre: Anthology Drama 

Desription: The mounting tension of an entire city on the hunt for a fugitive roaming the streets at large

Cast: TBA

Created by: Zach Ryce & Whit Brayton. 

Produced by: Alex Goldstone, Gavin Hood, Nicole Romano & Michael Sugar.

Studios: Universal Television & Anonymous Content

Heroes Reborn

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Genre: Supernatural Drama

Descriiption: Reboot of the cult show. the life-changing stories of a series of unrelated ordinary people who discovered they had superhuman abilities. As the saga unfolded, they learned they were part of a grand plan that brought them together to change the world.

Cast: Zachary Levi, Jack Coleman, Masi Oka, Robbie Kay, Henry Zubrowski, Danika Yarosh, Judith Shekoni, Ryan Guzman, Gatlin Green…

Created by: Tim Kring. 

Produced by: Tim Kring, Peter Elkoff & James Middleton.

Studios: Universal Television