Hulu – CURRENT PROJECTS

Dollface

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: After being dumped by her long-time boyfriend, a young woman must metaphorically re-enter the world of women and rekindle the female friendships she left behind…

Cast: Kat Dennings…

Created by: TBD. Directed by: TBD.

Produced by:  Kat Dennings, Margot Robbie, Brett Hedblom & Nicole King.

Studios: LuckyChap Entertainment & Clubhouse Pictures.

Four Weddings and a Funeral

Genre: Relationship Dramedy

Description:  Follows a group of friends as their lives intersect through five events. 

Cast: Nathalie Emmanuel, Nikesh Patel, Rebecca Rittenhouse, John Reynolds, Andie MacDowell…

Created by: Mindy Kaling & Matt Warburton. Based on: the 1994 movie. Directed by: TBA.

Produced by: Mindy Kaling, Matt Warburton, Jonathan Prince, Howard Klein, Tim Bevan & Eric Fellner.

Studios: MGM Television & Universal Television.

Catch-22

Genre: Military Drama

Description: In World War II Italy, Yossarian is a bombardier for the U.S. Air Force, which keeps increasing the number of missions the men must fly to complete their service. If he makes any attempt to avoid the perilous missions he’s assigned, he’ll be in violation of Catch-22 — a hilariously sinister bureaucratic rule that specified that people who were crazy were not obliged to fly missions, but anyone who applied to stop flying was showing a rational concern for his safety and was, therefore, sane and had to fly. Based on Joseph Heller’s novel.

Cast: Christopher Abbott, Kyle Chandler, Hugh Laurie, George Clooney, Giancarlo Giannini, Tessa Ferrer, Jay Paulson…

Created by: Luke Davies & David Michôd. Based on: Joseph Heller’s novel. Directed by: George Clooney.

Produced by: George Clooney, Grant Heslov, Richard Brown, Steve Golin,  Luke Davies & David Michôd.

Studios: Paramount Television, Anonymous Content & Smokehouse Pictures.

Less Than Zero

Genre: Teen Drama

Description: Clay grew up in the excess of 1980s Los Angeles, but unlike all of his friends who stayed behind for college, he is in now in his freshman year on the East Coast. He returns home for winter break in the pilot and has a complicated relationship with Blair, his high school girlfriend, and is worried about his friend Julian…

Cast: Austin Abrams, Lily Donoghue, Cooper Koch, Keenan Jolliff, Ronen Rubinstein, James Bloor…

Created by: Craig Wright. Based on: Bret Easton Ellis. Directed by: TBA.

Produced by: Bret Easton Ellis, Craig Wright & Marian Macgowan.

Studios: Fox 21 Television Studios

Looking For Alaska

Genre: Teen Drama (Limited)

Description: Miles “Pudge” Halter enrolls in boarding school to try to gain a deeper perspective on life. He falls in love with Alaska Young, and after her unexpected death, he and his close friends attempt to uncover the truth behind her death and make sense of it..

Cast: Kristine Froseth, Charlie Plummer…

Created by: Josh Schwartz. Based on: John Green. 

Produced by: Stephanie Savage, John Green, Jessica Tuchinsky, Mark Waters, Marty Bowen, Isaac Klausner, Lis Rowinski & Josh Schwartz.

Studios: Paramount Television & Fake Empire.

Little Fires Everywhere

Genre: Drama

Description: the intertwined fates of the picture-perfect Richardson family and an enigmatic mother and daughter who upend their lives. The story explores the weight of secrets, the nature of art and identity, the ferocious pull of motherhood – and the danger in believing that following the rules can avert disaster. 

Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington…

Created by: Liz Tigelaar. Based on: Celeste Ng.

Produced by: Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington, Lauren Neustadter, Pilar Savone & Liz Tigelaar.

Studios: Hello Sunshine, Simpson Street & ABC Signature Studios

The Great

Genre: Drama

Description: the rise to power of Catherine the Great and her explosive relationship with husband Peter, the emperor of Russia…

Cast: Elle Fanning, Nicholas Hoult, Charity Wakefield, Phoebe Fox…

Created by: Tony McNamara. Directed by: Matt Shakman.

Produced by: Elle Fanning, Tony McNamara & Matt Shakman.

Studios: Echo Lake Entertainment, Media Rights Capital & Thruline Entertainment

Kansas City

Genre: Dystopic Drama

Description: In a future where the city of Kansas is separated by a wall between liberals and conservatives, absurd misinformation and enmity rage as the two cities aim to undermine each other. In West Kansas City, political heavyweight Ellis Brookmeyer holds sway. His former son-in-law, Ben Graham, lives in East and yearns to be reunited with his daughter Clarissa (who lives in West). To accomplish this, Ben gets involved with an East K.C. intelligence operation, with consequences he can not predict, let alone control.

Cast: Rafe Spall, John Slattery, Allison Tolman, Andrew Caldwell, Jade Pettyjohn, Anthony Keyvan…

Created by: Zev Borow. Directed by: , Rhys Thomas.

Produced by: Zev Borow, Darryl Frank & Justin Falvey

Studios: Amblin TV & Sony Pictures Television.

Reprisal

Genre: Comedy

Description: Hyper-kinetic revenge tale about a relentless femme fatale who, after being left for dead, leads a vengeful campaign against a bombastic gang of gearheads…

Cast: Abigail Spencer, Rhys Wakefield, Rodrigo Santoro, Mena Massoud…

Created by: Josh Corbin. 

Produced by: Josh Corbin, Warren Littlefield, Barry Jossen, Jonathan Van Tulleke.

Studios: A+E Studios & The Littlefield Company.

The Act

Genre: True-Crime Anthology Drama

Description: A seasonal anthology series that tells startling, stranger-than-fiction true-crime stories. The first season follows Gypsy Blanchard, a girl trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother. Her quest for independence opens a Pandora’s box of secrets, one that ultimately leads to murder.

Cast: Patricia Arquette, Joey King, Calum Worthy…

Created by: Nick Antosca & Michelle Dean. 

Produced by: Greg Shephard, Britton Rizzio, Nick Antosca & Michelle Dean. 

Studios: Universal Cable Productions.

 

Search and Destroy

Genre: Comedy

Description: Karen Wolff is a 22-year-old from the suburbs of the Pacific Northwest. An unstable childhood has left her feeling disconnected and like a perpetual outsider, so she attempts to find a sense of belonging through creativity and community. Set in the feminist and fiercely independent punk scene of the 1990s, it explores notions of identity, artistic and sexual awakenings, friendship and family. But it’s music and its transformative powers that permeates and propels the story. 

Cast: Taylor Dearden, Aubrey Peoples, Brad Morris, Leah Harvey, Jessica Hecht, Imogen Tear…

Created by: Carrie Brownstein. Based on: Carrie Brownstein’s best-memoir Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl.

Produced by: Carrie Brownstein,  Megan Ellison, Sue Naegle & Ali Krug.

Studios: Annapurna Television.

Woke

Genre: Comedy (Hybrid)

Descrption: about Keef, a cartoonist living in San Francisco on the cusp of mainstream success when an unexpected incident involving cops changes everything, putting him in a state of woke…

Cast: Laverne Morris…

Created by: Keith Knight & Marshall Todd. Directed by: Mo Marable.

Produced by: Will Gluck, Eric Christian Olsen, Richie Schwartz, John Will, Kate Schumaecker, Keith Knight & Marshall Todd.

Studios: Sony Pictures Television.

Hulu – PAST PROJECTS

Castle Rock

Genre: Horror Thriller Drama

Description: explores the themes and worlds uniting the entire Stephen King canon. It combines the mythological scale and intimate character storytelling of Stephen King’s works, weaving an epic saga of darkness and light, played out on a few square miles of Maine woodland.

Cast: André Holland, Jany Levy, Sissy Spacek, Bill Skargard, Melanie Linskey, Terry O’Quinn..

Created by: Sam Shaw & Dustin Thomason. Directed by: Michael Uppendahl.

Produced by: J.J. Abrams, Stephen King, Michael Uppendahl, Ben Stephenson, Liz Glotzer, Sam Shaw & Dustin Thomason.

Studios: Warner Bros. Television & Bad Robot Productions.

The First

Genre: Sci-Fi Drama

Description: Story about the first human mission to Mars explores the challenges of taking the first steps toward interplanetary colonization in the near future. It focuses not only on the astronauts but also their families and loved ones and the ground team on Earth…

Cast: Sean Penn, Natasha McElhone, Oded Fehr, James Ransone, LisaGay Hamilton, Hannah Ware…

Created by: Beau Willimon. Directed by: TBD.

Produced by: Beau Willimon & Jordan Tappis.

Studios: Hulu, IMG & Channel 4.

Locke & Key

Genre: Fantasy Drama

Description: After the gruesome murder of their father, three siblings move to their ancestral home in Maine only to find the house has magical keys that give them a vast array of powers and abilities. Little do they know, a devious demon also wants the keys and will stop at nothing to attain them…

Cast: Frances O’Connor, Nate Corddry, Jackson Robert Scott, Megan Charpentier, Owen Teague, Jack Mulhern, Danny Glover…

Created by: Joe Hill. Based on: Joe Hill & Gabriel Rodriguez’s comic books. Directed by: Andy Muschietti. 

Produced by: Carlton Cuse, Joe Hill, Scott Derrickson, Lindsey Springer, Ted Adams & David Ozer. 

Studios: Carlton Cuse Productions & IDW Entertainment.

Crash & Burn

Genre: Thriller Drama

Description: Coming-of-age thriller set in the mid-1990s follows three troubled suburban boys through an averted school shooting and explores the complex world of teen boys and the men they’ll ultimately become.

Cast: Alex Fitzalan, Sebastian Chacon, Alex Wolff, Camila Perez, Denis O’Hare…

Created by: Aaron Zelman. Directed by: TBD.

Produced by: Aaron Zelman, Michael Dinner, Alan Gasmer, Peter Jaysen, Michael Hassan, & Katie Dimento. 

Studios: Sony Pictures Television, Veritas Entertainment & Rooney McP Productions.

Dawn

Genre: Period Drama

Description: Follows a tribe of Neanderthals as they struggle to survive and hold on to their way of life after coming into contact with a family of Homo sapiens. At the intersection of evolution and genocide, it asks the fundamental question: What does it mean to be human?

Cast: Fola Evans-Akingbola, Temuera Morrison, Carl Shaaban, Matthew Hopkinson…

Created by: Hank Steinberg. Directed by: Robert Stromberg

Produced by: Hank Steinberg, Robert Stromberg & Ken Nolan.

Studios: MGM Television & Hulu.

All Night

Genre: Comedy (Single-Camera)

Description: At an overnight, lock-in graduation party, a group of new grads will do whatever it takes to make their remaining high school dreams come true…

Cast: Chris Avila, Brec Bassinger, Chanel Celaya, Ty Doran, Teala Dunn, Allie Grant, Caleb Ray, Eva Gutowski, Tetona Jackson, Gus Kamp, Tom Maden, Jenn McAllister, Austin North, Tequan Richmond, Chester Rushing, Jake Short, Chance Sutton, Noureen DeWulf, Kate Flannery, Dawan Owens…

Created by: Jason Ubaldi. Directed by: Brian Dannelly.

Produced by: Brian Dannelly, Jason Ubaldi, Shelley Zimmerman, Jordan Levin, Brett Bouttier & Joe Davola.

Studios: Awesomeness TV.