John Cusack Wall Street Drama Among CBS Pilot Orders

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A “Wolf of Wall Street” for the smallscreen and a soapy medical drama about quadruplet siblings who are former reality TV stars make up CBS’ latest pilot orders.

The first, an untitled drama that comes from executive producers Taylor Elmore, Ben Cavell, John Cusack, Kevin McCabe, Sarah Timberman and Carl Beverly for CBS Television Studios, covers stockbrokers and their world of power and money. Elmore (“Justified”) and thesp Cavell penned the pilot’s teleplay; Elmore, Cavell, Cusack and McCabe co-wrote the story.

The medical drama, which is also untitled and comes via CBS Television Studios, is penned by executive producer David Marshall Grant (“Smash,” “Looking”). Fellow exec producers are Timberman, Beverly, Arik Kneller, Avi Armoza, Tariq Jalil, David Garrett, Yona Wiesenthal, Eilon Ratzkovsky, Givora Yaholom and Oren Jakobi.

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